By ALLEN G. BREEDAP National Writer
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - In choosing to serve her country in uniform, Hayleigh Lynn Perez knowingly accepted a nomadic life. Now the former Army sergeant says she and thousands of other veterans trying to get a higher education are being penalized for that enforced
By IAN JAMES and FRANCES D'EMILIOAssociated Press
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Rescue crews used boats and aircraft on Saturday to search for a small plane that disappeared off Venezuela carrying the CEO of Italy's iconic Missoni fashion house and five other people.
But more than a day after
By IRA PODELL and RONALD BLUMAP Sports Writers
NEW YORK (AP) - They walked into a Manhattan hotel, knowing they were running out of time to save their season.
After 16 hours of tense talks, the NHL and its players finally achieved their elusive deal early Sunday morning, finding a way to restart a
By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENAssociated Press
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Just days before the second anniversary of a mass shooting that critically injured Gabrielle Giffords, the former congresswoman was in Newtown meeting privately with families of those killed during last month's massacre at an
By MARK KENNEDYAP Drama Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Listening to Supreme Court justices question lawyers doesn't sound like the stuff of great theater. But somehow it is - in the hands of one of the city's most acclaimed companies.
Elevator Repair Service - the group that performed F. Scott
By STEPHEN HAWKINSAP Sports Writer
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Johnny Manziel stretched out both of his arms and ran off the field as if he was flying.
With the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback known as Johnny Football, Texas A&M certainly is soaring in the SEC.
Manziel tiptoed the sideline for a
By STEVE ROTHWELLAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - When lawmakers delivered a long-delayed, last-minute agreement on the budget, Wall Street celebrated. And it would be easy to think that the surge in the Dow the following day meant that investors had put their concerns about Washington's
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jason Kilar will step down by the end of March as the chief executive of Hulu, the online video service owned by the parents of ABC, NBC and Fox.
Kilar, 41, broke the news to staff in an email, which he posted on the Hulu blog on Friday. While
By MAE ANDERSONAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Is Target's grocery aisle ready for its close up?
Target is pushing its food, laundry detergent and other groceries in a national ad campaign that pokes fun at high-fashion advertising by featuring models interacting with everyday products.
By SAMANTHA BOMKAMPAP Travel Industry Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The ability to access a car quickly and give it back after a few hours is exploding in popularity among both college students and city dwellers.
Zipcar created the car-sharing concept in 2000. By the end of the decade car-sharing had