Firefighter owes life to fire shelter

SAN GABRIEL, Calif. (AP) — Roy Rodriguez and his fire crew were fighting back a blaze in a dried-out canyon outside Los Angeles when the win…

Quotations of the day

“We want to declare very firmly that it was an American story that Edward Snowden was on this flight. This is a plot by the U.S. government …

More air passengers showing up with guns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Several times every day, at airports across the country, passengers are trying to walk through security with loaded guns i…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Upbeat US jobs report buoys Asian stocks

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stocks slid on Wednesday as Egypt’s unfolding political crisis pushed the price of oil to its highest level in more tha…