By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - American companies should avoid doing business with China's two leading technology firms because they pose a national security threat to the United States, the House Intelligence Committee is warning in a report to be issued Monday.
By ANDREW MIGAAssociated Press
BATH, Maine (AP) - With his wispy gray-blond hair and moustache, independent Senate candidate Angus King is a familiar face to the Bath Iron Works shipyard workers who come streaming out to meet him. Most greet the lanky former two-term governor by his first name
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook has long declared that it's "free and always will be." And it still is - unless you want more friends to see what you have to say.
The social media giant is rolling out a feature in the U.S. that lets users pay to promote their
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer gave birth to a boy late Sunday, adding motherhood to her challenges as she tries to steer the struggling Internet company in a new direction.
The birth came a week ahead of the Oct. 7 due date that Mayer shared
By CHARLES BABINGTON and THOMAS BEAUMONTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans are growing more optimistic about the economy and President Barack Obama's leadership, creating a significant obstacle for Republican rival Mitt Romney five weeks to Election Day.
Even with unemployment
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The conductors, mechanics and engineers who operate Amtrak's trains have been testing positive for drugs and alcohol more and more frequently over the last six years, a government watchdog said Friday. And Amtrak's management isn't
By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - Surprise! The top-performing stock among automakers in the U.S. this quarter is General Motors.
The company, which endured management upheaval during the third quarter and announced that it would lose substantial cash in Europe, saw its shares rise 15
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Goldman Sachs analyst Heath Terry isn't convinced Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will be able to engineer a quick turnaround, but he still believes the troubled Internet company's stock will surge by more than 40 percent during the next year.
Terry made a case for Yahoo shares
By ERIC TALMADGEAssociated Press
KADENA AIR BASE, Japan (AP) - Years before F-22 pilots began getting dizzy in the cockpit, before one struggled to breathe as he tried to pull out of a fatal crash, before two more went on television to say the plane was so unsafe they refused to fly it, a small
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Federal Reserve official who has advocated more aggressive moves on the part of the central bank to combat high unemployment says the country cannot afford timid efforts to support the economy.
Charles Evans, president of the Federal