By ELAINE KURTENBACHAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Despite making progress on getting its fiscal house in order, the United States still has much work to do, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told fellow financial leaders Saturday. The comment came just hours after the U.S. government
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) - A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to one to five years in prison in a crash that killed five motorcyclists and seriously injured a sixth.
The (Lancaster) Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era (http://bit.ly/SR1Py5 ) says 66-year-old Alfred Moore of Harrisburg was
By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - A section of a parking garage under construction at a community college collapsed Wednesday, killing two people and trapping two others in the rubble, officials said. One worker was rescued amid the debris, but authorities said it could be days
By RONALD BLUMAP Sports Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Raul Ibanez homered as a pinch hitter for Alex Rodriguez in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles were tied 2-all going to the 11th Wednesday night in Game 3 of their AL division series.
With the best-of-five series tied
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1. VP CANDIDATES TAKE CENTER STAGE
Untested debater Ryan has been studying up on Biden, who has been sparring over public policy for years.
2. REPUBLICANS CONFRONT
By LISA LEFFAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An Oakland medical marijuana dispensary that bills itself as the world's largest gained an unusual ally Wednesday in its fight to stop federal prosecutors from shutting it down: the city government.
The city of Oakland filed a federal
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Eastman Kodak Co. said Wednesday it has asked a bankruptcy court judge to allow it to end retiree medical and some other benefits at the end of the year as part of its restructuring.
The company said it reached an agreement with the court-appointed committee of retirees to
By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
Long before the current rash of fungal meningitis, the compounding pharmacy suspected in the outbreak settled a lawsuit alleging it produced a tainted shot that caused a man's death in 2004.
Earlier this summer, a separate pharmaceutical firm with common
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration upheld steep tariffs on Chinese solar panels Wednesday, finding that improper trade practices have undermined an American solar industry that the largest U.S. manufacturer says is in the midst of collapse.
In one of the
By GARY FINEOUTAssociated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Computer hackers broke into a Florida college's computer system and stole the confidential information of nearly 300,000 students statewide and the school's president, officials said Wednesday.
The problem that at first involved