LOS ANGELES (AP) — For Michael Jackson, a trip to the doctor’s office sometimes wasn’t just paying a visit to a health care provider.… More »
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Public health officials have embarked on a wide-ranging effort to take the pulse of the state’s well-being and come up… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — American fast-food workers often earn about $7.25 an hour to make the $3 chicken sandwiches and 99-cent tacos that generate billions of dollars in profit each year for McDonald’s and other chains.
BAGHDAD (AP) — More than 800 people were killed in Iraq in violence throughout August, the UN said Sunday. That was down somewhat from July, but still one of the highest monthly tolls in recent years.
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian security officials and residents say the military has demolished 13 homes along the Gaza Strip border in the Sinai peninsula as a buffer zone is considered to reduce weapons smuggling and illegal crossings by
Nelson Mandela, 95, was discharged from hospital on Sunday while still in critical condition and was taken by ambulance to his Johannesburg home.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress wrestles with immigration legislation, a central question is whether the 11 million immigrants already in the United States illegally should get a path to citizenship.
The answer from a small but growing number
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Syrian state-run newspaper on Sunday called President Barack Obama’s decision to seek congressional approval before taking military action against Bashar Assad’s regime “the start of the historic American retreat.”
The gloating tone in
Associated Press (AP) — Indie filmmaker Kelly Reichardt, for the sake of her dog, drives back and forth between her New York home and the Oregonian landscape that shapes her films, noting along the way the increasing toll
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani army says a bomb blast has killed its three soldiers in a tribal region near its border with Afghanistan.
An army statement says the roadside bomb exploded Sunday in a village near Miran
HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) — One protester was killed by gunfire and another was seriously wounded Sunday at the site of a blockade in southern Thailand where rubber farmers have been protesting for more than a week against
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela went home in an ambulance on Sunday after nearly three months in a hospital that became the focus of… More »
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Most dogs probably don’t like going to the doctor any more than most people do.
But Louie Clark, a 6-year-old… More »
LONDON (AP) — Veteran broadcaster David Frost, who won fame around the world for his interview with former President Richard Nixon, has died, his family told the BBC. He was 74.
Frost died of a heart attack on
LONDON (AP) — Veteran UK broadcaster David Frost has died at age 74, family tells BBC.