By FRANK ELTMANAssociated Press
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Eileen James sits by the window when the sun is out, wears gloves to bed and hasn't had a hot meal in a week.
Like many elderly people in the New York area coping with no electricity or heat in their homes in the aftermath of
By JAKE COYLEAP Entertainment Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The weekend box office was not only undeterred by the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, it was buoyed by it.
Disney's "Wreck-It Ralph" opened strongly with $49.1 million and Robert Zemeckis' "Flight," starring Denzel Washington, soared
By JIM FITZGERALDAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Just what New York and New Jersey need after the devastation of Superstorm Sandy: more high winds.
The National Weather Service predicted Sunday that a Nor'easter that could include gusts of up to 55 mph is likely to reach the area by
By MICHAEL BIESECKERAssociated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The public is expected to get its first glimpse Monday at the evidence against U.S. Army general facing court-martial on sex crimes charges, a rare criminal case against a high-ranking officer that has thus far been shrouded in secrecy.
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
MIAMI (AP) - More than a decade after foster child Rilya Wilson's disappearance shook up the state's child welfare system, the caregiver accused of killing the girl is finally set to go on trial in a highly circumstantial case hinging on jail
By WAYNE PARRYAssociated Press
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) - It is one of the icons of America, the backdrop to a thousand stories - the place where Tony Soprano's nightmares unfolded, where Nucky Thompson built his "Boardwalk Empire," where Snooki and The Situation brought reality TV to the
By PAUL NEWBERRYAP National Writer
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - While a small batch of Alabama fans celebrated behind the end zone at Tiger Stadium, A.J. McCarron found his parents at the edge of the stands. He lunged into their arms, his watery-eyed father furiously rubbing his son's hair.
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Four members of a Japanese government team that sets atomic reactor safety standards received funding from utility companies or nuclear manufacturers, raising questions about their neutrality in the wake of last year's tsunami-triggered
By JOSH FUNKAP Business Writer
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Warren Buffett's company said Friday its third-quarter profit soared 72 percent because the value of its investments and derivative contracts improved significantly.
But Buffett has said he believes Berkshire's operating earnings, which
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Corporate America is just starting to add up its losses from Superstorm Sandy, expected to be one of the most expensive storms in U.S. history.
Delta Air Lines and Verizon were the first two major companies to state the obvious, saying Friday