By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
VIENNA, Va. (AP) - President Barack Obama has been wearing a pink wristband in recognition of breast cancer awareness month and his challenger, Mitt Romney, donned a pink ribbon on his shirt during a factory stop in Ohio.
The symbolic gestures are part of a
By DAVID SHARPAssociated Press
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - The youngest person to be charged with homicide in Maine in at least 30 years - and possibly ever - twiddled her fingers, bit her nails and looked down on Monday during her first court appearance. Afterward, her attorney said the
By CHRIS BRUMMITTAssociated Press
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - Vietnam's embattled prime minister acknowledged Monday that he had mismanaged the country's slumping economy, and he pledged to push forward with difficult reforms of bloated state-owned enterprises.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung
By JOE KAYAP Sports Writer
CINCINNATI (AP) - The top two running backs were gone. So were two offensive linemen. Safety Troy Polamalu was sitting on the bench along with all those other injured Steelers.
So, what exactly did Pittsburgh have left? A determined defense. Some reserve running backs
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Monday:
1. WHERE IN THE U.S. THE RACE FOR PRESIDENT WILL BE DECIDED
AP analysis of the past three presidential races shows 106 counties in nine states may determine who wins.
By HOWARD ULMANAP Sports Writer
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Another game was slipping away from the New England Patriots down the stretch. This time, their opponent made the biggest mistakes.
The New York Jets' final failure came when Rob Ninkovich knocked the ball out of Mark Sanchez's
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Burglars have struck a Philadelphia house two weeks in a row, first stealing all the food in the family's refrigerator, then snatching their puppy.
Rachel Schortye tells WCAU-TV (http://bit.ly/TKmNcT ) that the latest theft happened late Saturday or early Sunday. She says
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Republican Mitt Romney on Sunday refused to say if he would be open to one-on-one talks with Iran if elected president.
The presidential candidate took time away from debate preparations to officiate the coin toss at a flag football game
By ROMINA RUIZ-GOIRIENAAssociated Press
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - Chanting and waving signs to protest high electricity prices, thousands of unarmed indigenous demonstrators blockaded a highway in western Guatemala, forcing a standoff with police. Two truckloads of soldiers arrived and gunfire
By PAULINE ARRILLAGAAP National Writer
In the America viewed through the lens of a presidential campaign commercial, coal miners hear that their jobs are "in danger," voters are warned that "China is stealing American ideas," and the middle class, it's been said time and again, is "falling