By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is moving toward decisions that would further cut the number of U.S. nuclear weapons, possibly to between 1,000 and 1,100, reflecting new thinking on the role of nuclear weapons in an age of
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Is it just freakish weather or something more? Climate scientists suggest that if you want a glimpse of some of the worst of global warming, take a look at U.S. weather in recent weeks.
By BARBARA RODRIGUEZAssociated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Used to be, Dad would stuff a half-dozen maps in the glove box before setting out with the family on a road trip to see the waterfalls at Yosemite or the granite faces of Mount Rushmore. Colorful maps bearing the logos
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline will pay $3 billion in fines - the largest health care fraud settlement in U.S. history - for criminal and civil violations involving 10 drugs that are taken by millions of people
By Kate Stanhope,
Katie Holmes' decision to divorce may have caught many by surprise, but apparently it was a long time coming for the actress.
According to divorce papers obtained by TMZ, Holmes, 33, says her marriage to Tom Cruise was "irretrievably" broken for at least six months before she
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Groupon Inc. took a hit on Monday after an analyst lowered his target price on the stock to reflect higher marketing expenses over the next few quarters. In addition, Groupon's co-founder and chairman, Eric Lefkofsky, said he is scaling back his
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) - It's a family tradition that spans a decade, as Mitt Romney's clan - all 30 of them - gathers at his New England lakeside compound for a week of home-cooked meals, sporting events and ice cream outings
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney is planning a trip to Israel this summer, an aide to the likely GOP nominee said Monday.
Details about exactly when and where Romney will visit were not immediately available, and the aide spoke on
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
MIAMI (AP) - Administrators at a charter school repeatedly failed to take action after a 7-year-old student was bullied and sexually assaulted by an older classmate to the point that he attempted suicide, the boy's mother claims in a
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - In the 1982 sci-fi movie "Blade Runner," there are hints that the hero, played by Harrison Ford, is an artificial human - an "android" or "replicant." His job is to go out and kill other, rogue androids.