By JOSEPH WHITEAP Sports Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Roger Clemens was acquitted Monday on all charges that he obstructed and lied to Congress in denying he used performance-enhancing drugs to extend his long career as one of the greatest and most-decorated pitchers in baseball
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINSAP Legal Affairs Writer
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Supreme Court on Monday delayed a condemned inmate's execution following a judge's ruling that the inmate is too mentally ill to be put to death.
The court's decision
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - In the latest sign of turbulent times at J.C. Penney Co., the mid-price department store chain said Michael Francis, the former Target Corp. executive brought in to help redefine the brand, is leaving the company
By LYNN ELBERAP Television Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The video was shocking when played for the first time: A shadowy, jumpy clip of police officers slamming their batons against a fallen man.
Then the 1991 clip of a prone Rodney King being beaten by Los
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Songza, a new online radio service, leapfrogged Pandora as the most popular free music app for Apple devices last week. But it immediately faces a struggle to survive in a business saddled with high royalty rates for artists
By SANDY SHOREAP Business Writer
The price of corn jumped 3.5 percent Monday as crops have begun drooping under a blanket of hot weather across the Midwest.
The blistering weather has sent temperatures above normal in parts of several states, including Indiana
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yahoo is turning to a former colleague of its interim CEO to oversee the troubled Internet company's efforts to sell more online advertising.
Monday's announcement that Michael Barrett will be
By CARLA K. JOHNSONAP Medical Writer
CHICAGO (AP) - A Chicago man filed a federal lawsuit Monday claiming an Illinois jail prevented him from taking his prescribed HIV medications for a week, harming his health and violating his constitutional rights.
By RANDY HERSCHAFT and VERENA DOBNIKAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel says he's repudiating a Hungarian award he received in 2004 because top officials from Budapest recently attended a ceremony for a Nazi sympathizer.
By LIBARDO CARDONAAssociated Press
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - A retired Colombian police general who was security chief for former President Alvaro Uribe from 2002 to 2005 betrayed international counternarcotics operations for nearly a decade while on the payroll of major drug