LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wynn Resorts Ltd. said on Monday that the Securities and Exchange Commission has ended its inquiry into allegations by a Japanese billionaire that the casino operator made an improper donation to the University of
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rick Perry had led a charmed political life, never losing an election between 1984 and 2010, despite switching parties and having the state around him shift from faithfully Democratic to fiercely Republican. But the
Twinkies don’t last forever, but they’ll have more staying power than most people remember when they return to shelves next week.
SAYREVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Bon Jovi is giving $1 million to help the band’s home state recover from Superstorm Sandy.
Singer Jon Bon Jovi went to his hometown of Sayreville on Monday and presented a check to Gov.
NEW YORK (AP) — A Pennsylvania father and son who were acquitted of sex trafficking after several prostitutes testified for the defense will still spend time in prison for promoting prostitution and money laundering.
Vincent George Sr. and
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC is suffering financial harm because of the way a court-appointed administrator is making payments from a settlement of claims from the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, an attorney for
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate’s immigration bill would remake America’s economy from top to bottom and add more immigrant workers in all sectors of society, according to recent analyses.
The bill aims to secure the borders, track people
The nation’s top special operations commander ordered military files about the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden’s hideout to be purged from Defense Department computers.
The lead detective in George Zimmerman’s second-degree murder case testified Monday that Trayvon Martin’s father told him that screams for help on a 911 call weren’t his son’s.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is trying to strike the right balance between staying out of the daily political maelstrom and setting herself up for a possible second presidential run. But her fans and foes are making
HARVEY CEDARS, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s Supreme Court on Monday overturned a $375,000 jury award given to an elderly couple who complained that a protective sand dune behind their house blocked their ocean views.
That same sand
NEW YORK (AP) — Users who may have grown frustrated with Facebook’s rudimentary search feature are getting an updated version designed to make it easier to find people, places and photos on the site.
Facebook unveiled its social
BOSTON (AP) — A onetime friend and confidant of James “Whitey” Bulger has taken the witness stand at Bulger’s racketeering trial.
Kevin Weeks says he was once one of Bulger’s partners in Boston’s Winter Hill Gang. He later
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court is hearing BP’s bid to challenge what could be billions of dollars in settlement payouts to businesses claiming they lost money after the company’s 2010 oil spill in the Gulf
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose in early trading Monday ahead of the start of second-quarter corporate earnings reports.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 91 points, or 0.6 percent, to 15,226. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index