MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) - Saying tomorrow's economy can't thrive on yesterday's infrastructure, President Barack Obama on Thursday promoted his five-year plan to lure new industries ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Amid reports that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was about to step down, President Barack Obama said Thursday the United States stands ready "to support an orde..
A teenage suicide bomber killed at least 27 army recruits and wounded 42 others Thursday when he blew himself up at a military training center in northwest Pakistan, officials said.
Six people were killed and six were injured when a small plane crashed at Cork Airport in southern Ireland on Thursday, local officials said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Airlines' strategy to cancel flights early and often ahead of bad weather paid off in December, when not a single U.S. flight was stuck for more than three hours be..
WASHINGTON (AP) - An independent expert says Pakistan has begun building what appears to be a fourth plutonium reactor, increasing concerns that the volatile nation is creating mor..
BERLIN- A 48-year-old German suspected of fathering at least seven children with his stepdaughter goes on trial next week over allegations he abused both her and his daughter for m..
WASHINGTON (AP) - An Egyptian carpenter at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo was killed by gunfire after leaving his home two weeks ago, the State Department said Thursday. Secretary of St..
MIAMI (AP) - State Senate leaders may propose cutting dentistry, optometry and mental health services for Medicaid patients as they try to curb the program's budget, which is expec..
WASHINGTON- House Speaker John Boehner says New York congressman Christopher Lee's rapid resignation on the heels of an Internet scandal was Lee's decision alone. The Ohio Republic..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Transportation Security Administration says he'd be willing to fire any federal airport screeners who strike or otherwise violate the agency's new..
ALLENTOWN, Pa.- A spokesman for a utility says a routine leak-detection check this week found no problems in the area where a natural gas explosion killed at least one person in ea..
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republican leaders have made new restrictions on abortion one of their top priorities, pushing a divisive issue to the forefront of the congressional agenda..
NEW YORK (AP) - The average rate on the 30-year mortgage topped 5 percent this week for the first time since April. Higher rates could further hamper the struggling housing market ..
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's military announced on national television that it has stepped in to "safeguard the country" on Thursday and assured protesters that President Hosni Mubarak wil..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's not definitive proof of harm, but new research raises concern about diet soda. It suggests that people who drink it every day have higher risks for stroke a..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors charged Lindsay Lohan Wednesday with felony grand theft of a $2,500 necklace - a case that could return the troubled starlet to jail rather than the ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Vowing to curb the authority and the budget of the Environmental Protection Agency, congressional Republicans are attacking the agency to a degree not seen since ..
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - U.S. Airways Group Inc. is raising the fee to check heavy luggage on its domestic flights to an extra $90 each. The old fee was $50. That's on top of the $25 to..
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Lawmakers in Rhode Island and Maryland are taking up bills to legalize gay marriage, advocates in New York are making a renewed push, and opponents are figh..