By MATTHEW LEEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration sought Friday to shore up already tense U.S. ties with Pakistan amid massive, violent anti-American protests in several Pakistani cities over an anti-Islam film produced in the United States.
With protests still
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney, one of the wealthiest candidates ever to seek the presidency, paid nearly $2 million in federal taxes on $13.7 million in income that he and his wife reported last year, his U.S. returns showed Friday. That came to an effective tax rate
By MICHAEL VIRTANENAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's residential centers for the developmentally disabled cost Medicaid about $1.9 million a year for each patient, and federal overpayments that total $15 billion since 1990 should end immediately, according to a congressional
HONG KONG (AP) - There are some long lines wrapping around Apple stores in the U.S. today.
The new iPhone 5 is on sale in North America, Asia and Europe. In London, shoppers camped out for a week and lines snaked around the block.
In Hong Kong, the first customers were greeted by cheering
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - One of the strongest defense hawks in Congress says the United States should withdraw its forces from Afghanistan amid increasing signs that even Republican proponents of the war believe it's no longer worth the cost.
Rep. C.W. Bill Young,
By The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says it was a "terrorist attack" that killed the American ambassador to Libya and three others, and she says the U.S. will not rest until those responsible are brought to justice.
Clinton told reporters Friday
By CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
When you vote for Democrat Barack Obama or Republican Mitt Romney in November, you'll be voting for more than a president. You'll be casting a ballot for and against a checklist of policies that touch your life and shape the country you live in.
By VERENA DOBNIKAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - At bustling intersections where fast-walking, rapid-texting New Yorkers come together with cars, cabs, carriage horses and daredevil bicycle messengers, the city is trying to slip in an emphatic message: LOOK!
That word is being stenciled onto
By JOANN LOVIGLIOAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - There's a lot of trouble brewing next to a coffee house in a fast-developing neighborhood.
Ori Feibush, a real estate developer, has turned a trash-strewn city-owned lot - vacant for roughly 30 years - into a welcoming spot for customers
By BOB CHRISTIEAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - A fight among about 200 black and Hispanic inmates at an Arizona prison complex left two or three corrections officers and 11 inmates injured, officials said Friday.
The brawl broke out at about 5:30 p.m. Thursday in a recreation yard at the Tucson