DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Kuwait's oil minister says he believes the global oil market is relatively stable despite tightening sanctions on Iran and the recent threat of an industry shutdown in Norway.
Oil Minister Hani Hussein's comments Wednesday suggest that OPEC's fourth
By DAVID ESPOAP Special Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pressing an election-year point, Republicans pushed yet another bill through the House on Wednesday to repeal the nation's two-year-old health care law, a maneuver that forced Democrats to choose between President Barack Obama's
SPOKANE, Wash. - Anytime the weather heats up, a big concern is pets being left in cars while their owners run errands. Today, a demonstration by SCRAPS (Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service) showed us just how deadly that can be.
The demo car had the AC running full blast
By MARCY GORDONAP Business Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Fitch Ratings has retained the U.S. at its top 'AAA' credit rating but also left the outlook negative, citing the failure of Congress and the Obama administration to forge an agreement on reducing the budget deficit.
Fitch says that
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The family of a California soldier killed in Afghanistan sued a military contractor for rehiring an Afghan national as a security guard after he allegedly threatened to attack U.S. troops and eventually killed two service members and wounded four
NEW YORK (AP) - Oil prices tumbled Tuesday on further signs of an economic slowdown in China and after the government of Norway intervened to end a strike that threatened North Sea oil production.
Benchmark U.S. crude fell by $2.08, or 2.4 percent, to finish at $83.91 per barrel. Brent crude lost $
By ALAN FRAMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats began trying to push a bill through the Senate Tuesday slicing taxes for businesses that hire new workers and buy major new equipment. They ran straight into opposition from Republicans who complained that the measure was too timid and
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House has issued a veto threat for a House bill to overturn President Barack Obama's health care law.
The White House says the repeal would cost millions of American families the security of affordable health coverage.
House Republicans are scheduled to vote to
By GERALD IMRAYAP Sports Writer
LONDON (AP) - Is manmade material superior to muscle? Are those blades better than real legs?
Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee runner, is taking the issue of disabled vs. able-bodied competition into new territory as he prepares for the London Olympics.
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - On Monday, the FBI turned off servers that had allowed thousands of malware-stricken computers to continue using the Internet. The personal computers - both Windows PCs and Macs - are corrupted by a virus known as DNSChanger. Without the