House panel pressing IRS figure to talk

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican-led committee on Friday increased pressure on Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner to break her sile…

President: Croatia has no doubts about EU

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — President Ivo Josipovic says Croatia has no second thoughts about joining the European Union despite the bloc’s econo…

Sears, Penney sever ties with Paula Deen

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears Holdings Corp. is announcing it is cutting ties with Paula Deen, adding to the list of companies cutting ties followin…

Charges against Sarkozy could be dropped

PARIS (AP) — A French prosecutor has asked for charges to be dropped against former President Nicolas Sarkozy in an investigation into his c…