By MARCIA DUNNAP Aerospace Writer
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - His blood could boil. His lungs could overinflate. The vessels in his brain could burst. His eyes could hemorrhage.
And, yes, he could break his neck while jumping from a mind-boggling altitude of 23 miles.
But the risk of a gruesome
By THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - A man wounded in the mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater is appearing in a nationwide television spot aimed at drawing attention to gun violence as part of the upcoming presidential debates.
Stephen Barton, 22, of Southbury, Conn., was among
By MARC LEVYAssociated Press
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A court-imposed Tuesday deadline is looming for a judge to decide whether Pennsylvania's tough new law requiring voters to show photo identification can remain intact, a ruling that could swing election momentum to Republican candidates
By The Associated Press
Can't afford a financial planner? You can for at least one day this month in any of 24 U.S. cities.
Four national nonprofit organizations are teaming up to offer free, no-strings-attached financial advice to the public on various dates between Oct. 6 and 27.
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
As both presidential candidates dug in for debate preparations, a new budget year began Monday with little fanfare, resetting the federal deficit clock to once again begin its steep annual ascent.
The economy's painfully slow recovery and soaring deficits will be
WASHINGTON (AP) - A New Mexico company has expanded its recall of peanut butter and almond butter to include cashew butters, tahini and blanched and roasted peanut products. Sunland Inc. sells its nuts and nut butters to large groceries and other food distributors around the
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The two Dutch political parties hoping to form the country's next coalition government have agreed to scrap two unpopular austerity measures.
Caretaker Prime Minister Mark Rutte told reporters Modnay that he and Labor Party leader Diederik Samson have decided to
By MARY CLARE JALONICKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A recall of peanut butter and other nut products has some of the country's largest grocery stores pulling store-brand products off their shelves.
New Mexico-based Sunland Inc. has expanded its recall of peanut butter and almond butter
By Associated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A new newspaper poll shows that Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown has opened up a 10-point lead over Republican challenger Josh Mandel.
The poll published Monday by The Columbus Dispatch shows the first-term Democratic senator leading Mandel, the state treasurer
PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) - Police say a feud between two teachers in a Tampa Bay area high school social studies department led one to try to hire a hit man to kill the other.
The Tampa Bay Times (http://bit.ly/OyUPEY) reports the relationship between one-time friends James Pepe and Robert Meredith