WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is hailing the rebound of the U.S. auto industry, pointing to progress since his administration rescued General Motors and Chrysler.
Obama says in his weekly radio and Internet address that auto sales are the highest they've been in more than four years
By THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) - The weeklong search for a 10-year-old Colorado girl became a murder investigation after authorities identified a body found in a suburban Denver park as that of fifth-grader Jessica Ridgeway.
"Our focus has changed from the search for
By JOHN S. MARSHALLAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Nearly two dozen people who were enjoying a bachelor party on what's billed as San Francisco Bay's only "floating wine tasting room" are OK after their boat hit a shoal near Alcatraz Island and began sinking Friday night,
By FRANK JORDANSAssociated Press
ISTANBUL (AP) - Turkey's prime minister sharply criticized the U.N. Security Council on Saturday for its failure to agree on decisive steps to end Syria's civil war, as NATO ally Germany backed the Turkish interception of a Damascus-bound passenger jet
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A closely divided Supreme Court. Four justices in their 70s. Presidential candidates with dramatically different views of the ideal high court nominee.
And yet, until late in Thursday's debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Republican
By KASIE HUNT and NANCY BENACAssociated Press
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) - Republicans Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan went back to school on Saturday to rally college students in all corners of all-important Ohio and hammer at President Barack Obama for going easy on China over unfair trade practices.
By ANDREW MIGAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Bill Clinton is back in the game big time, serving as President Barack Obama's surrogate in chief and relying on his oratorical skill and folksy style to help Democratic candidates.
His high-profile role also gives him the chance to enhance
By DAVID SHARP and TED SHAFFREYAssociated Press
KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP) - The anticipation is building for residents of this seaside community waiting to find out the names of those accused of giving business to a Zumba instructor charged with running a prostitution operation out of her fitness
By ALICIA CHANGAP Science Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - At every turn of Endeavour's stop-and-go commute through urban streets, a constellation of spectators trailed along as the space shuttle ploddingly nosed past stores, schools, churches and front yards.
Having escaped out of Earth's
By The Associated Press
"I have nobody. I need someone. My name is Amanda Todd." - Canadian schoolgirl Amanda Todd in one of the last cards she displayed in a YouTube video that described years of bullying that drove her to drugs and alcohol. Amanda, 15, died in an apparent suicide.