By ALAN FRAM and DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - No matter who is elected president, he's likely to find that the next Congress will remain what the current one has been for President Barack Obama - a headache.
Months of speeches, saturation TV advertising,
By TED ANTHONYAP National Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - You heard it loud and clear Monday when Rep. Connie Mack, the Florida Republican, introduced Mitt Romney at a Florida rally - and, in these times of polarization, perhaps channeled the sentiment of an entire nation. He led the crowd in a robust
By DENNIS WASZAK JR.AP Sports Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - I was the first to cry.
Not my wife. Not our three kids.
I was standing in our pitch-black basement as water streamed through the broken windows like a waterfall. A bathtub drain gurgled, the slimy sewage quickly pooling in an ominous mess.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - With one day left to return their ballots, Washington state voters are poised to decide on a crowded ticket that includes one of the most competitive governor's races in the nation as well as issues like legalizing gay marriage and the recreational use of marijuana.
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Time Warner Cable Inc. toppled from levels close to multi-year highs Monday after its report for the latest quarter failed to meet analyst expectations.
The country's second-largest cable company said net income was $808 million, or $2.60 a share, in the July to
By The Associated Press
Here's a look at Netflix since its stock peaked about 16 months ago at nearly $305. Netflix had just announced an unpopular price increase in the U.S., and investors got worried by the intensity of the customer backlash. Even after subscriber complaints subsided,
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - On the day before the U.S. presidential election, stock indexes managed slight gains in thin trading.
After wavering between small gains and losses, the Dow Jones industrial average ended with a gain of 19.28 points to start the week, closing
By BARBARA SURKAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - New chaos engulfed Syria's civil war as Palestinian supporters and opponents of the embattled regime were swept up Monday in intense fighting in Damascus, while rival rebel groups clashed over control of a Turkish border crossing.
By ANDREW MIGA and ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Add this to your set of Election Day unknowns: Control of the United States Senate could conceivably come down to an independent candidate from Maine who has resolutely refused to say which party he'd side with if voters