By JUERGEN BAETZThe Associated Press
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's central bank has failed to properly oversee the country's massive gold reserves, which have been stored abroad since the Cold War in case of a Soviet invasion, independent auditors say.
The central bank must renegotiate its
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Younger Americans in their late 30s are now the group most likely to doubt they will be financially secure after retirement, a major shift from three years ago when baby boomers nearing retirement age expressed the greatest worry.
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
After Monday's final debate, just two weeks remain. Expect President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney to supercharge their ground games in a last-ditch effort to close the deal with voters.
Tightening polls suggest neither one has been able to
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's Kurdish government says it has agreed to increase oil exports from its self-rule territory to 250,000 barrels a day next year in a sign that relations with Baghdad are improving following a standoff over disputed oil payments.
The regional Kurdish government says the
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Cablevision Systems Corp. hit a 52-week high on Monday after one analyst upgraded the cable company and another raised his price target, predicting further stock price gains due to improving finances in 2013
THE SPARK: Canaccord analyst Thomas Eagan upgraded Cablevision to
By DIRK LAMMERS and KRISTI EATONAssociated Press
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Russell Means spent a lifetime as a modern American Indian warrior. He railed against broken treaties, fought for the return of stolen land and even took up arms against the federal government.
A onetime leader of the
By MICHAEL FELBERBAUMAP Business Writer
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Dominion Resources Inc. said Monday that it plans to close and decommission its Kewaunee Power Station in Wisconsin after it was unable to find a buyer for the nuclear power plant. It would be the first such closure since 1998,
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - High winds forced a blimp-like aircraft carrying an advertisement for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to make an emergency landing in South Florida.
Davie police say the two people aboard the aircraft got out safely when it landed in a neighborhood around 7:10 p.m.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer talked about politics during his first public appearance in New York's capital since a prostitution scandal forced him from office in 2008.
Spitzer told a public radio fundraiser Sunday that Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton should run for
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Rescue workers and police found a scene of total chaos after the floor of a second-floor apartment collapsed under a late-night party in Tallahassee, Fla.
The Tallahassee Democrat (http://on.tdo.com/RPgk0o ) reports investigators still don't know what caused the floor