By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - Asian stock markets rose Wednesday ahead of a court decision on whether Germany can support a European bailout fund created to prevent the weakest euro economies from going bust.
Confidence that the court won't block Germany's
By NOAH TRISTERAP Sports Writer
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Le'Veon Bell ran for a career-high 210 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-winner with 8:12 remaining in No. 13 Michigan State's 17-13 victory over No. 24 Boise State on Friday night.
In a sloppy season opener, the
By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors is recalling more than 38,000 Chevrolet Impala police cars in the U.S. and Canada because a part in the front suspension can crack and cause a crash.
The recall affects police cars from the 2008 through 2012 model years. The lower
By DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Paul Ryan's friends and opponents in Wisconsin and his hometown of Janesville are nearly unanimous in describing the congressman as likable and intelligent. The common ground ends when it comes to his politics.
Democrats and Republicans alike
By CALVIN WOODWARD and HENRY C. JACKSONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In his debut as Mitt Romney's running mate, Paul Ryan promised "America's comeback team" won't duck tough budget issues, although the man standing next to him has kept his head low so far. Romney vowed the duo
By MARTIGA LOHNAssociated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty kept right on campaigning for Mitt Romney after he was passed over once again as a vice presidential candidate on Saturday, praising pick Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as a "bold thinker" and vowing to do "all I can
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Democrats pounced on Mitt Romney's selection of Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate Saturday, saying the pick showed a commitment to "budget-busting tax cuts" for the wealthy and greater burdens on the middle class and seniors.
By STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican Mitt Romney's running mate, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, wasted little time tearing into President Barack Obama on Saturday, lambasting the Democrat's "record of failure" just hours after being named to the GOP ticket.
By DOUG FEINBERGAP Basketball Writer
LONDON (AP) - The names change, not the results. Just call the U.S. women's basketball team Olympic champion - again.
The Americans won their fifth straight gold medal Saturday, routing France 86-50 and putting more distance between themselves and the
By MARK JEWELLAP Personal Finance Writer
BOSTON (AP) - Investors pulled cash out of stock mutual funds for the fifth month in a row, while bond funds again attracted new cash. Anxiety about stocks is running so deep that net deposits into bond funds through July are already 50 percent greater