SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A new satellite hovering nearly 450 miles above the Earth appears to working flawlessly as it embarks on a 10-year mission to document the planet’s surface, scientists and engineers at the U.S. Geological
Wal-Mart regained the No. 1 title on Fortune’s 2013 list of the top 500 companies, with Exxon Mobil dropping back to runner-up. According to Fortune, the world’s biggest retailer has held the top spot nine times since 1955,
The Kansas City Royals lose to the Chicago White Sox in extra innings Monday.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. once again leads Fortune’s list of the 500 biggest U.S. companies by revenue, as the world’s biggest retailer succeeded in posting strong growth despite a challenging economy for its shoppers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Housewares retailer Williams-Sonoma Inc. has agreed to pay a $987,500 civil penalty to settle charges that it failed to immediately report a defect in Pottery Barn wooden hammock stands.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission, which
GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Knicks will not concede they have a “big” problem — yet.
They know the Indiana Pacers have a size advantage, realize that Carmelo Anthony is going to get beat up banging
A store of ammonium nitrate is what exploded April 17 at a Central Texas plant, killing 14 people, injuring hundreds and devastating an adjoining town.
The finding was expected, and officials had said they were
Cool temperatures and wet fields are stalling corn planting in Kansas and slowing development of the state’s winter wheat crop.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Clinton Global Initiative is taking its formula of a powerhouse gathering of global leaders to a new part of the world.
Former President Bill Clinton said Monday that the first Clinton Global Initiative
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — In less than a year, many of the towering cargo ships loading and unloading goods at California ports won’t just tie up at dock — they’ll also plug in.
In January, the state
WASHINGTON (AP) — A team of U.S. special forces ready to head to Benghazi, Libya, after the assault on the American diplomatic mission had ended was told to stand down, according to a former top diplomat.
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A Houston man convicted of capital murder for a slaying during a shooting spree last year outside a Texas courthouse called his case a “mockery of justice” and a “lynching” during a profanity-filled tirade
NEW YORK (AP) — Even on the unemployment line, Tim Tebow remains a popular presence.
The former Jets quarterback, cut by New York last week after one disappointing season and now a free agent, was selected as America’s
Whether it’s a genocidal dictator or a gunman behind a mass shooting, debate often flares over where the notorious should be laid to rest. Concerns about gravesite vandalism, possible backlash from the public and some sites becoming shrines
BOSTON (AP) — A friend of the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was released from federal custody Monday amid a swell of support from family and friends as a Massachusetts funeral director tried to find a