BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A wildfire raced across 125 square miles of sagebrush and dry grass in southern Idaho in a little more than a day, with strong winds blocking fire crews from keeping it in check.
At one point, firefighters had hopes of containing the 80,000-acre blaze by Sunday evening.
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
ULAN BATOR, Mongolia (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton took aim Monday at China's model of economic growth without democracy, arguing that it undermines long-term prospects and urging other Asian countries to expand markets and political
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Conservative Republicans have roughed up the business community this year - and it's not over yet.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Manufacturers and major companies like Boeing Co. and Caterpillar Inc. all wanted
BAY SHORE, N.Y. (AP) - In a July 9 story about a man trying to reach the 3 million mile mark in his 1966 Volvo P1800S, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the man, Irvin Gordon, and his car have traveled the equivalent of 1,176 times around the world. The correct figure is the equivalent
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Having trouble getting online?
Some may find their smartphones working overtime because the family computer couldn't seem to connect to the Internet Monday morning.
You may be one of thousands across the United States who waited too long
By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Can the Internal Revenue Service police President Barack Obama's health care mandate while simultaneously collecting all the taxes for running the federal government?
The question is being renewed in the wake of the Supreme Court's
By HOWARD ULMANAP Sports Writer
BOSTON (AP) - Barely a month ago, the New York Yankees were just six games over .500. Now they head into the All-Star break with the best record in baseball and the biggest lead in any division.
To manager Joe Girardi, that's quite an accomplishment.
By REBECCA SANTANA and ZARAR KHANAssociated Press
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Gunmen killed eight people in an attack Monday on a Pakistani army camp near a city where thousands of hardline Islamists stopped on their way to the capital to protest the decision to reopen the NATO supply line to Afghanistan,
By MARTHA IRVINEAP National Writer
GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) - Don't call Iraq War vet Jason Moon a hero. Don't phone him on Memorial Day or July 4th or Veterans Day to say thank you.
Instead, just listen as he strums his guitar and sings about the "things I've seen I won't forget,"
By MARGIE MASON and SOPHENG CHEANGAssociated Press
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - A deadly form of a common childhood illness has been linked to the mysterious child deaths in Cambodia that sparked alarm after a cause could not immediately be determined, health officials said Monday.
Lab tests have