By AYE AYE WIN and JULIE PACEAssociated Press
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - Downtown Yangon came to a near halt Monday during President Barack Obama's historic visit to this once pariah nation.
Crowds flooded the streets, workers left their jobs and a nurse even snuck out of the hospital to see
By IBRAHIM BARZAK and KARIN LAUBAssociated Press
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israeli aircraft struck crowded areas in the Gaza Strip and killed a senior militant with a missile strike on a media center Monday, driving up the Palestinian death toll to 100, as Israel broadened its targets in the
By ALEX VEIGAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Americans cranked up their use of credit cards in the third quarter, racking up more debt than a year ago, while also being less diligent about making payments on time, an analysis of consumer-credit data shows.
The average credit card debt per
By KIMBERLY DOZIERAP Intelligence Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Paula Broadwell, whose extramarital affair with CIA chief David Petraeus led to his resignation, is telling friends she is devastated by the fallout.
A person close to Broadwell said Sunday she deeply regrets the damage that's been
By The Associated Press
Justin Beiber, Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift won honors at Sunday night's American Music Awards.
Beiber won favorite pop/rock male artist in the first award handed out and gave a shout-out to those who didn't think he would last on the music scene.
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Monday:
1. NO LETUP IN VIOLENCE BETWEEN ISRAEL AND HAMAS
Palestinian militants continued to barrage Israel with rockets, and Israel announced it was widening its offensive to
SPOKANE, Wash. - Elias Harris scored 16 points and pulled down a career-high 18 rebounds and freshman Przemek Karnowski scored 14 of his game-high 20 points in the second half to lead No. 19 Gonzaga to a 96-58 win over South Dakota at McCarthey Athletic Center in front of 6
By EDDIE PELLSAP National Writer
DENVER (AP) - Passing by Peyton. Dancing by Von.
On the day Peyton Manning threw three touchdown passes and drew even with John Elway in the career win column, it was Broncos linebacker Von Miller who stole the show - not only with the three sacks and two forced
By IBRAHIM BARZAK and JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - An Israeli missile ripped through a two-story home in a residential area of Gaza City on Sunday, killing at least 11 civilians, including four young children and an 81-year-old woman, in the single deadliest
DETROIT (AP) - Twinkie lovers, relax. The tasty cream-filled golden spongecakes are likely to survive, even though their maker will be sold in bankruptcy court. Hostess Brands Inc., baker of Wonder Bread as well as Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Ho Ho's, will be in