By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. service companies grew at a slightly weaker pace in October than September because sales and new orders slowed. But a measure of employment rose, indicating services firms hired more.
The Institute for Supply Management said
SPOKANE, Wash. - Members of the Spokane Symphony Orchestra are on strike. The strike forced the cancellation Saturday of the SuperPops performance at The Fox theater as dozens of musicians picketed. Representative Adam Wallstein says musicians had their pay cut
TODAYSHOW.COM - Fellas, you're chillingly aware, no doubt, of what goes down when cold water contacts your most precious appendage: "shrinkage."
Now, some obesity watchdogs are worried that you may be too plump to see your own private parts, a.k.a: "blockage."
This fall, British health
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court says a South Carolina sheriff's office can be held liable for attorneys' fees for stopping abortion protesters in South Carolina who wanted to hold up signs showing aborted fetuses.
Justices on Monday reversed a decision saying the Greenwood County
NEW YORK (AP) - Commuters into New York City endured long waits and crowded trains, giving the recovering commuter system a stress test a week after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the New Jersey and New York coast lines. Trains were so crowded Monday on the Long Island Rail Road that
By KASIE HUNT and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney returned Monday night to the state where he launched his bid, telling supporters in New Hampshire during his final campaign rally that he needs their votes again.
By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A nun with a gambling addiction was accused of stealing $128,000 from two rural parishes where she worked.
Sister Mary Anne Rapp was treated for a gambling addiction and is in recovery, her order said Monday, but she still faces a
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - Once again, Florida and its problems at the polls are at the center of an election.
Early voting is supposed to make it easier for people to carry out their constitutional right. Tuesdays are notoriously inconvenient to take off work, so many states have given voters the
NBCNEWS.COM/PHILADELPHIA - A 10-year-old boy shot himself in the hand while playing with a gun at a playground on Sunday afternoon, police said.
The accidental shooting happened around 3 p.m. at the Christy Recreation Center in Cobbs Creek.
Police say the 10-year-old victim was rushed to
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The trainer at a Montana wildlife casting agency where a man was fatally mauled while cleaning a grizzly pen says the victim may have fallen and hit his head or otherwise lost consciousness before he was killed. Demetri Price with Animals of Montana near