CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio’s higher education agency is searching for former community college students who transferred to public, four-year colleges before qualifying for an… More »
LONDON (AP) — British financial regulators struck a deal Thursday to give consumers as much as 1.3 billion pounds ($2 billion) in compensation after they were improperly sold credit card insurance.
The Financial Conduct Authority reached an agreement
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a man being sought in two slayings about a month apart earlier this year has been… More »
BEIJING (AP) — New Zealand’s leaders are on a charm offensive to reassure Chinese consumers after a botulism scare threatened sales in a major market for New Zealand milk.
China’s demand for imported milk soared after domestic supplies
BANGKOK (AP) — A rebound in China’s manufacturing helped boost the price of oil Thursday as traders braced for the Federal Reserve to start phasing out its monetary stimulus.
Benchmark oil for October delivery reversed early losses and
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden planned to return home with his father, Vice President Joe Biden, aboard Air Force Two following a successful medical procedure at a Houston cancer center.
The vice president’s office
BEIJING (AP) — Southern China was hit by fresh flooding Thursday as the second storm in a week lashed the region after killing 17 people in the Philippines.
Typhoon Trami skirted Taiwan before landing in China’s Fujian province
HONG KONG (AP) — China’s fast growing air travel market is the world’s second biggest. But when it comes to flight delays, it’s No. 1.
Shanghai resident Chen Chen learned the hard way on a recent business trip
BEIRUT (AP) — President Bashar Assad’s forces pressed on with a military offensive in eastern Damascus on Thursday, bombing rebel-held suburbs where the opposition said a chemical weapons attack the day before killed over 100 people.
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — The 911 tapes from a frightening standoff and shooting at an Atlanta-area school show how a school employee’s calm demeanor and kind approach helped end the ordeal without any injuries.
Police said Wednesday that
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Linda Montoya asked her partner to get married when they were vacationing in Hawaii in 2008, but said Catherine Martinez refused. It was not that after 23 years together this New Mexico woman
LONDON (AP) — Since the first test-tube baby was born more than three decades ago, in vitro fertilization has evolved into a highly sophisticated lab procedure. Now, scientists are going back to basics and testing a simpler and
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government on Thursday won the right to appeal a court ruling that allows the country’s non-Muslim minority to use the word “Allah” to refer to God.
Appeal hearings are scheduled to start
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire outside Yosemite National Park — one of more than 50 major brush blazes burning across the western U.S. — raged beyond the control of firefighters, but several days after it started it
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel has distanced itself from a government official who made strong comments about the World War II nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Responding to a Japanese request for clarification, a top Israeli envoy told
GENEVA (AP) — A U.N. committee says Australia has violated the human rights of 46 refugees from Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Kuwait by holding them in detention for more than two years and refusing to provide them with
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilians were outraged when they learned their country was a top target of the U.S. National Security Agency’s overseas spying operation, with data from billions of calls and emails swept up in Washington’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0800 GMT:
WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a good thing Richard Nixon was such a klutz.
The president’s ineptness at all things mechanical is what prompted his aides to install a voice-activated recording system that didn’t require Nixon to push an
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Army Maj. Nidal Hasan is sending only a single piece of evidence to the jury room when deliberations likely start Thursday about whether he is guilty of the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort