BEMUS POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Increasingly popular bathroom wipes — pre-moistened towelettes that are often advertised as flushable — are being blamed for creating… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama memorialized the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting as patriots but also individuals — one with a… More »
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Some of surfing’s biggest names aren’t just catching waves. They’re also talking about making them.
Surf parks — massive… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stung by public unease about new details of spying by the National Security Agency, President Barack Obama selected a panel of… More »
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox were one win away from clinching a playoff berth, and Fenway Park was packed with its biggest… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Food stamps have figured in Americans’ ideas about the poor for decades, from President Lyndon Johnson’s vision of a Great Society… More »
CHICAGO (AP) — Thirteen people have been shot at a park on Chicago’s southwest side, including a 3-year-old boy who was in critical condition…. More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Here’s the truth about a government “shutdown.” The government doesn’t shut down.
So the world won’t end if a dysfunctional Washington… More »
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has warned that the Catholic Church’s moral structure might “fall like a house of cards” if it doesn’t… More »
OKUMA, Japan (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ordered the operator of the country’s crippled nuclear power plant on Thursday to scrap all… More »
DENVER (AP) — A 5.3-magnitude earthquake has hit the Japanese prefecture that is home to the nuclear power plant crippled in the March 2011… More »
TOKYO (AP) — Honda Motor Co. is recalling 318,000 Odyssey minivans in the U.S. and 63,400 Acura MDX sport-utility vehicles in several nations for… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The music and movie industries are sounding the alarm again on online piracy, saying illegal downloads are on the rise and… More »
NARAHA, Japan (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will take a firsthand look at the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant on Thursday, aiming… More »
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Clicking “Like” on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech and can be considered the 21st century-equivalent of a campaign yard… More »
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Marine scientists looking for new ways to reduce the number of whales struck and killed off California’s coast by massive… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A newly declassified opinion from the government’s secret surveillance court says no company that has received an order to turn over… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — About 100 members of Occupy Wall Street returned Tuesday to the small plaza near the New York Stock Exchange that… More »
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The massive fire that destroyed part of a Jersey shore boardwalk and scores of businesses began accidentally by wiring… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The former Navy reservist who killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard had been hearing voices and was being treated… More »
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil plans to divorce itself from the U.S.-centric Internet over Washington’s widespread online spying, a move that many experts… More »
When it comes to the balance between civil liberties and the war on terrorism, Americans seem to want the best of both worlds.
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NEW YORK (AP) — If you’re curious about Lily Collins and head to the Internet to find out, beware — McAfee has ranked the… More »
The only member of the Forbes 400 that calls Hawaii home is Pierre Omidyar (#47) with a net worth of $8.5 billion
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A former Navy man launched an attack Monday morning inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallway at the heavily secured installation, authorities said. Thirteen people were killed, including the gunman.
ATLANTA (AP) — For the first time, the government is estimating how many people die from drug-resistant bacteria each year — more than 23,000,… More »