By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Everyone who pays income tax - and some who don't -will feel it.
So will doctors who accept Medicare, people who get unemployment aid, defense contractors, air traffic controllers, national park rangers and companies that do
By JOHN SEEWERAssociated Press
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Letters found after an Ohio murder-suicide that killed three children indicate it was orchestrated by their grandmother and uncle, who were found dead with the youngsters in the family garage amid a disagreement over who should care for them,
By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) - In a new twist to the Gen. David Petraeus sex scandal, the Pentagon said Tuesday that the top American commander in Afghanistan, Gen. John Allen, is under investigation for alleged "inappropriate communications"
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - Asian stock markets edged higher Wednesday as the threat of an imminent meltdown in debt-swamped Greece receded.
Greece held a sale of short-term treasury bills Tuesday that will help it make a crucial debt repayment at the end of the week.
By WILL GRAVESAP Sports Writer
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Their franchise quarterback on his way to the hospital, the momentum firmly on the other side of the field after a stunning last-minute rally by one the NFL's worst teams, the Pittsburgh Steelers appeared lost.
Then linebacker Lawrence
By ALEX VEIGAAP Real Estate Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - U.S. homeowners are doing a better job of keeping up with their mortgage payments, aided by an improving housing market and low interest rates that are making it easier to refinance.
The percentage of mortgage holders at least two months
By DEE-ANN DURBINAP Auto Writer
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - It looks like a minivan. It has sliding doors like a minivan. So why isn't Ford calling its new seven-seater a minivan?
For the same reason you don't wear mom jeans or listen to Barry Manilow: It's not cool.
The Transit Connect
By SCOTT MAYEROWITZAP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Flying this Thanksgiving and worried that you won't be able to sit with family?
You're not alone. Nearly 24 million people are expected to fly during the 12 days surrounding Thanksgiving, up slightly from last year. Many will be
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Tuesday:
1. WHAT PETRAEUS THOUGHT OF THREATENING EMAILS
Friends say the then-CIA director was shocked when he learned his mistress was warning another woman to stay away from
By The Associated Press
Mark Thompson, the former director-general of the British Broadcasting Corp., started work on Monday as the chief executive of The New York Times Co. Thompson started his new job amid a widening scandal at his former employer.
In recent months, Thompson has faced