By DEE-ANN DURBINAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - From mini cars to monster pickups, sales of new cars and trucks surged in June and eased concerns that Americans would be turned off by slower hiring and other scary headlines.
Automakers sold nearly 1.3 million
By ERIC TUCKER and MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Utility crews struggled to catch up with a backlog of millions of people without electricity for a fourth hot day Tuesday as frustration grew and authorities feared the toll of 24 storm deaths could rise
Avista Press Release:
SPOKANE, Wash. – July 2, 2012: Avista has filed requests with the
utility commissions in Washington and Idaho to suspend the company's natural
gas energy efficiency programs. The requests were prompted by continuing low
wholesale natural gas prices and abundant
By AYA BATRAWY and BEN HUBBARDAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Syrian opposition groups struggled to form a united leadership Tuesday at a meeting in Cairo that exposed the vast disagreements that have prevented them from effectively leading the uprising against President Bashar
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
MIAMI (AP) - Administrators at a charter school repeatedly failed to take action after a 7-year-old student was bullied and sexually assaulted by an older classmate to the point that he attempted suicide, the boy's mother claims in a
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Chinese electric carmaker BYD Co. says it is launching two electric buses that will be on trial in Copenhagen's transportation system.
Dorthe Noehr Pedersen, CEO of the transit agency, Movia said in a statement Monday that the
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors rejoiced over Europe last week. On Monday, they got back to worrying about the United States.
Stocks struggled to stay out of the red in quiet holiday-week trading after a trade group said
PRAGUE (AP) - Czech state-run power utility CEZ says it has received bids from three international companies to build two more nuclear reactors at the Temelin nuclear power station in the country's south.
CEZ says the bidders for the multibillion-dollar
By JESSICA GRESKO and MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - From North Carolina to New Jersey, nearly 1.8 million people still without electricity were asking the same question Monday evening: Why will it take so long to get the lights back on?
By MEAD GRUVERAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Melted bowling balls in the front yard were among the strange sights that met C.J. Moore upon her return Sunday to her two-story home, now reduced to ashes by the worst wildfire in Colorado history