By STEPHEN SINGERAP Business Writer
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - The black-and-white photo on the wall of Jennifer Tracey-Carlo's heating oil company shows her father and grandfather standing beside a small fleet of gleaming delivery trucks, offering a glimpse into a time when oil was king and
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Scientists studying the terrifying meteor that exploded without warning over a Russian city last winter say the threat of space rocks smashing into Earth is bigger than they thought.
Meteors about the size of the one that streaked through the
By FREDERICK BERNASAssociated Press
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa met with his Argentine counterpart Cristina Fernandez during a trip to Buenos Aires on Thursday amid concerns that his new campaign against Chevron Corp. could harm relations between the two
By MARK STEVENSONAssociated Press
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Thousands of people rallied Sunday in Mexico City to oppose President Enrique Pena Nieto's plan to open the state-owned oil sector to profit-sharing contracts with private firms.
Leftist leader Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador told the rally that
By ROGER ALFORDAssociated Press
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) - Some three years after helping to push baseball Hall of Famer Jim Bunning out of the U.S. Senate, Republican Leader Mitch McConnell is singing his praises as a political leader who wasn't afraid to stand up for his beliefs in
By JANET McCONNAUGHEYAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - ConocoPhillips Co. had $50.3 million in high bids, including the day's highest single bid of $30.5 million, in the second-smallest federal oil lease sale for tracts off the Texas coast since area-wide sales began in 1983.
Overall, a dozen
With four running backs sitting out, it was a chance to shine for freshman redshirt Jalen Moore.
Moore joined several other youthful Eagles in leading the way during Eastern Washington University's final scrimmage of fall practices on Saturday (Aug. 24) before the Eagles open the season in a
By WSU Athletics
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State saw Connor Halliday toss three touchdown passes as the offense tallied seven touchdowns in the second scrimmage of preseason camp, played in front of a few hundred fans in Martin Stadium Friday afternoon.
Halliday went 11-for-17 for 91 yards
By JOHN RABY and VICKI SMITHAssociated Press
WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) - Even in southern West Virginia, where corruption is as much as a part of life as coal, people are shocked by allegations that a judge commandeered the legal system in a years-long attempt to frame a romantic rival for crimes he
By PAM RAMSEY and VICKI SMITHAssociated Press
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A West Virginia judge is accused of having an affair with his secretary and trying to frame her husband for several crimes over five years, including drug possession, larceny and assault.
Authorities said none of the schemes