WASHINGTON (AP) - A Dora the Explorer guitar, dragster cars with small wheels and finger-fidget desktop magnets are among the toys consumer advocates are warning about as the holiday buying season begins. The U.S. Public Interest Research Group examined more than 200 toys on store
By MICHAEL VIRTANENAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The state's highest court ruled Tuesday that a Lebanese bank's use of a New York account for multimillion-dollar wire transfers establishes the basis for a lawsuit here by Israeli victims of 2006 Hezbollah rocket attacks.
By JENNIFER C. KERRAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Toys are safer than ever before, consumer advocates say, but parents should remain vigilant in keeping their little ones away from powerful magnets and small items that can easily cause choking.
"The main trend that we saw this year was that
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A former hedge fund portfolio manager was arrested Tuesday in what prosecutors called perhaps the most lucrative insider trading scheme of all time - an arrangement to obtain secret, advance results of tests on an experimental Alzheimer's
By KELLI KENNEDYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Miami-Dade police say a 13-year-old girl has died after she was shot by another student on a school bus.
A male student is in custody and police spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta says investigators are talking to him. A gun was also recovered at the scene.
Update: The Spokane County Sheriff's Office reports Amber Roberts, 30, has been booked into the Spokane County Jail on one count of murder. Police say both she and the male murder victim, who has not been named, were patients at Eastern State Hospital in the Forensic Services Unit.While the
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Former US Sen. Warren Rudman, who co-authored ground-breaking budget balancing law, dies.
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By NORMA LOVEAssociated Press
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Colleagues knew former Sen. Warren B. Rudman for his abrupt manner, but they trusted his expertise. On one matter in particular, though, he wished people would have listened to him: that the U.S. was vulnerable to a major terrorist attack.
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