By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A protest at the University of Mississippi against the re-election of President Barack Obama grew into crowd of about 400 people with shouted racial slurs as rumors of a riot spread on social media. Two people were arrested on minor charges
By JOSHUA FREEDAP Business Writer
Boeing is shaking up its shrinking defense division, putting some executives into new roles and reducing the number of managers.
It's also disbanding its Missiles and Unmanned Airborne Systems division, spreading its work out among other Boeing units.
By DERRIK J. LANGAP Entertainment Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Donald Trump has deleted some of the Twitter tirade he posted following President Barack Obama's re-election, and added new critiques of NBC's Brian Williams.
Trump began tweeting before the election was called that it was "a
By TOM MURPHYAP Business Writer
Time is running short for Medicare Advantage customers who still need to sort through the smorgasbord of coverage options available for next year.
The annual open enrollment period ends Dec. 7 for these privately run versions of the government's Medicare
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - So what's the first thing you'd do for the economy if you were president?
The Associated Press posed that question to more than a dozen leading economists. Asked to name the one step they'd push most urgently if they
By SAMANTHA BOMKAMPAP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The recipe for Thanksgiving travel is likely to make travelers a little bitter this year.
Americans can expect airports to be busier and planes to be fuller than ever, according to a forecast by the main trade association for U.S. airlines
By ROMINA RUIZ-GOIRIENA and SONIA PEREZ-DIAZAssociated Press
SAN MARCOS, Guatemala (AP) - A 7.4-magnitude earthquake rocked Guatemala on Wednesday, killing at least 48 people in two states as it toppled thick adobe walls, shook huge landslides down onto highways, and sent terrified villagers
By PHILIP ELLIOTTAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Paul Ryan said Wednesday that he will return to Congress, but will spend some time with his family first.
Ryan was re-elected Tuesday to his House seat from southeastern Wisconsin on the same night he and Mitt Romney came up short in their bid to
By DANIEL WAGNERAP Business Writer
Wall Street greeted a second Obama term the way it greeted the first.
Investors dumped stocks Wednesday in the sharpest sell-off of the year. With the election only hours behind them, they focused on big problems ahead in Washington and across the Atlantic
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Many homes in AT&T Inc.'s local-phone service areas will see the company becoming more competitive with cable for broadband service under a new $14 billion investment plan the company revealed Wednesday. But in more outlying areas,