By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Americans can't seem to shake their uneasy feeling about the economy.
Consumer confidence fell in June for the fourth straight month as worries about jobs and the overall economy outweighed relief at
CHICAGO (AP) - Jewelry collectors who don't mind if their gems have a shady past will soon get the chance to bid on a stash of valuables found in the home of reputed mobster Frank Calabrese Sr.
Federal agents raided Calabrese's home in the Chicago suburb
By Peter Grier
Some questions are unanswerable. What's truth and beauty? Will the Cubs ever win the World Series? Is the federal tax system fair?
Yes, we're here to talk about that last one. Aesthetes and sports fans will have to look elsewhere for a discussion. Tax fairness is a hot
By MEG KINNARDAssociated Press
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Rielle Hunter says she and former presidential candidate John Edwards have ended their relationship.
Hunter told ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that she and Edwards were still a couple until late
NEW YORK (AP) - Gamers will be tuning in to hear if Zynga has engineered any new blockbuster hits Tuesday at its annual headquarters event in San Francisco, and Wall Street will listening for the same, as well as for any hints as to how much revenue it can generate
By DON MELVIN and TOBY STERLINGAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - Top European officials have called on countries that use the euro to surrender more control over their national budgets, a move apparently aimed at easing Germany's fears of sharing debt burdens with struggling
By DANIEL WOOLLSAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spain's borrowing costs soared in a pair of short-term auctions Tuesday as investors worried that the country would not be able to manage an expensive rescue of its ailing banking sector.
The Treasury auctioned
By ALAN SCHER ZAGIERAssociated Press
HARTSBURG, Mo. (AP) - Missouri farmer Terry Durham is among those willing to bet the next hot food crop will be a berry now more commonly found in roadside ditches than supermarket shelves.
Folk healers have long used
By SLOBODAN LEKIC and SUZAN FRASER
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey warned Tuesday that any Syrian military unit approaching its border will be treated as a direct threat, a serious escalation in tensions days after Syria shot a Turkish military plane out of the sky.
Turkey's NATO allies expressed
By JACK GILLUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - If you thought the money race in the presidential campaign was already the Wild West, you haven't seen anything yet.
The Supreme Court's decision to uphold limitless political donations from corporations