By The Associated Press
The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: Wilson & Fisher Garden Swings imported by Big Lots of Columbus, Ohio and manufactured by Anji Jiayi Garden Supplies Company of Xiaofeng Town, China; sold exclusively at Big Lots stores nationwide from
NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say the former chief executive officer of New York's Hospital for Special Surgery has been arrested in Massachusetts in a $1.4 million extortion scheme.
John Reynolds was arrested Wednesday at his Cataumet, Mass., home.
He was charged in federal court in Manhattan
YAHOO.COM - High school freshman Marcos Ugarte didn't think twice about sprinting down the street to help rescue a family of five, including two young children, who were trapped in their burning home. Giving a helping hand is second nature for Marcos, the 14-year-old's father said
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.S. says western and northern African nations need to tighten security on their borders to combat the increased movement of extremists, weapons and drugs.
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says the Sahel region is a "powder
By ANN M. JOBFor The Associated Press
Some seven years after it left American shores, the Audi allroad returns as a more fuel efficient and quicker wagon with proper German road manners and toned-down off-road capability.
The air suspension and heavy weight are gone. So are the thirsty V-6 and
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and MICHAEL BIESECKERAssociated Press
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army brigadier general who served five combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan has been charged with forcible sodomy, multiple counts of adultery and having inappropriate relationships with several female
By SAMANTHA HENRYAssociated Press
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A former employee of a New Jersey-based defense contractor was found guilty Wednesday of taking U.S. military technology trade secrets from his employer and exporting them to his native China.
Sixing Liu, also known as Steve Liu, worked for
By The Associated Press
2013 Audi allroad 2.0T quattro Tiptronic
BASE PRICE: $39,600.
PRICE AS TESTED: $47,870.
TYPE: Front engine, all-wheel-drive, five-passenger, luxury, small wagon.
ENGINE: 2-liter, double overhead cam, turbocharged, inline four cylinder.
MILEAGE: 20 mpg (city), 27 mpg (
By TERENCE CHEAAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The University of California has agreed to pay $1 million to settle a lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during an Occupy protest at UC Davis last fall, according to a preliminary settlement filed Wednesday.
The Nov. 18,
NBCNEWS.COM - A 6-month-old baby in Florida was discovered dead in a car Tuesday after the father forgot to drop her off at day care, police said.
Miami-Dade Police confirmed the girl was found at Doral Academy Preparatory School Tuesday afternoon after she had been left in a car seat for