It was an oft-invoked image on last year’s campaign trail: The typical American couple, sitting around the kitchen table making a budget to ensure their bills were paid and spending hadn’t gotten out of control. Candidates of both
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Some federal lawmakers want to stop the sale of New York’s Plum Island, home to the only national government laboratory studying diseases harmful to livestock and other animals.
Congress voted in 2009 to close
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is to blame for last month’s cyberattacks on the websites of South Korean media companies and the president and prime minister’s offices, a South Korean investigation concluded Tuesday.
South Korea’s ministry
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says a bomb planted on a bicycle in eastern Nangarhar province has killed two civilians and wounded three others.
Provincial spokesman Ahmad Zia Abdulzai says the incident took place early Tuesday
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday watched Russia’s biggest military maneuvers since Soviet times, involving 160,000 troops and about 5,000 tanks across Siberia and the far eastern region in a massive show of the nation’s resurgent
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel condemned new guidelines by the European Union on Tuesday which ban EU funding and cooperation with Israeli institutions situated in territory captured by the Jewish state in the 1967 Mideast war.
In order to
The capture of the notoriously brutal Zetas leader Miguel Angel Trevino Morales is a serious blow to Mexico’s most feared drug cartel.
PARIS (AP) — The European car industry showed further signs of distress Tuesday, as new data showed that car sales were down 6.6 percent for the first half of the year on the same time last year.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean investigators blame North Korea for cyberattack last month on government, media.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators are preparing for a potentially rancorous day Tuesday as Democrats say they may change filibuster rules to keep Republicans from blocking White House nominees for top executive jobs.
Several Senate votes are scheduled to
Protesters ran through Los Angeles streets, stopping traffic, breaking windows and at one point raiding a Wal-Mart store, and a major freeway was blocked in the San Francisco Bay Area in the third night.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The capture of the notoriously brutal Zetas leader Miguel Angel Trevino Morales is a serious blow to Mexico’s most feared drug cartel but experts cautioned that taking down the group’s command structure is unlikely
Panama’s president says North Korean-flagged ship from Cuba smuggling arms hidden underneath cargo of sugar.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou refused to accept the defense minister’s resignation after a 24-year-old army recruit died of heat stroke while being punished for bringing a cellphone on base.
Defense Minister Kao Hao-chu apologized
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State police say they are investigating after a flight attendant found white powder on a plane that landed at Bradley International Airport.
Airport spokesman John Wallace said the powder was found in