NARROWSBURG, N.Y. (AP) - Concerns over the welfare of bald eagles have led an upstate New York community to cancel its longtime July Fourth fireworks display.
The hamlet of Narrowsburg, on the Pennsylvania border in southeastern New York, bills itself as the
By MIKE HOUSEHOLDERAssociated Press
VASSAR, Mich. (AP) - Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills served two deployments to Afghanistan without suffering anything close to a major injury. Then, in a second, everything changed.
On patrol during his third tour in April,
By OSKAR GARCIAAssociated Press
HONOLULU (AP) - A $2.2 million expedition is hoping to finally solve one of America's most enduring mysteries: What exactly happened to famed aviator Amelia Earhart when she went missing over the South Pacific 75 years ago?
By FRANK BAJAKAP Technology Writer
LIMA, Peru (AP) - Peru's distribution of more than 800,000 low-cost laptop computers to children across the country easily ranks as one of the world's most ambitious efforts to leverage digital technology in the fight against poverty
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