NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Friday refused a request by Apple to temporarily suspend her ruling that it violated antitrust laws by conspiring with publishers to raise electronic book prices in 2010, and she said it
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says there is a total breakdown in law and order in the Central African Republic more than four months after rebel groups united to oust longtime president Francois Bozize.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal court has declined to hear Curb Records’ lawsuit against Tim McGraw and Big Machine Records, another setback in the label’s legal fight with the country star.
A U.S. District Court judge in
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple won a partial victory in its long-running patent dispute with Samsung on Friday when a federal administrative panel found Samsung in violation of two Apple patents and blocked imports of some Samsung devices.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says that 18 of the 19 U.S. embassies and consulates in the Middle East and Africa that have been closed due to a terrorist threat will reopen on Sunday or Monday.
NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — Rival rebel factions from northern Mali have reached a reconciliation agreement following talks in neighboring Mauritania.
The agreement announced late Friday is between secular Tuareg rebels and Arab militants. Both operate in the part
LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a radio interview in which he lamented the GOP filibusters and a gridlock in Congress, Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he hopes Republicans who oppose the president do so “based on
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — For charter school supporters, there were few better champions than Tony Bennett.
As Indiana’s schools chief, he installed a school grading system that shortened the time it took to sweep aside a failing public
NEW YORK (AP) — A deputy to former New York City Mayor David Dinkins who for 40 years played an active role in city, state and national politics has died. William Lynch was 72.
Lynch’s son and daughter
NEW YORK (AP) — Sex and romance flourished in the offices of disgraced financier Bernard Madoff even if real investing did not, the government has revealed, disclosing among other revelations that even the Ponzi king himself was involved
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Prosecutors filed charges of bomb possession Friday against a recently crowned Utah beauty pageant winner.
Kendra McKenzie Gill was arrested last weekend with three accomplices for what one described as a prank. All
BOSTON (AP) — A cousin of a former New England Patriots player charged with murder has been jailed in Massachusetts.
A Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department spokesman says Tanya Cummings-Singleton has been in custody since Aug. 1 but won’t
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in California have found a woman’s body in an area where investigators are searching for a missing federal investigator.
Oakland police say the body was discovered around 2 p.m. Friday near Laguna Valley
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia prosecutors plan to call at least 15 witnesses in the trial of a man charged in a series of random hammer attacks last year, according to a letter sent this week to
Luke J. Hazlett, 76, has severe Alzheimer’s disease and has not driven for years, but he left home in a blue Dodge Caliber.
DALLAS (AP) — Erbie Lee Bowser taught special education students and started a nonprofit that would provide clothing, tutoring and food for children. He entertained Dallas Mavericks’ fans with a goofy dance troupe. Friends and family members described
SAN FRANCTSCO (AP) — Police: Body found in California area where crews searching for missing federal investigator.
CHARLOTTE, Mich. (AP) — A tiger on the loose? A Lansing zoo says don’t be fooled.
Potter Park Zoo says police have received about two dozen calls Friday, mostly from people in the Charlotte area concerned about reports
Weather Underground midday recap for Friday, August 09, 2013.
A long front remained the main weather driver for the nation on Friday as it stretched from the Northeast into the Plains. This front produced moderate to heavy rainfall
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — The classified information that Army Pfc. Bradley Manning disclosed through WikiLeaks put entire Afghan villages at risk of harm from the Taliban for cooperating with U.S. forces, a Pentagon official testified Friday at