By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - So just what is this "fiscal cliff" that has the financial markets rattled and economists and policymakers alike in a tizzy over the potential for sending the economy into another tailspin?
It's a one-two punch of expiring Bush-era tax cuts
KHQ.COM - Chy Johnson is a prime target for bullies at her high school. Lucky for her, she has the best protection service she could ask for.
Chy is a freshman at Queen Creek High School in Arizona. She is the new girl, which automatically gains the attention of bullies, then throw in the fact
By TOM MURPHYAP Business Writer
Time is running short for Medicare Advantage customers who still need to sort through the smorgasbord of coverage options available for next year.
The annual open enrollment period ends Dec. 7 for these privately run versions of the government's Medicare
By ROMINA RUIZ-GOIRIENA and SONIA PEREZ-DIAZAssociated Press
SAN MARCOS, Guatemala (AP) - A 7.4-magnitude earthquake rocked Guatemala on Wednesday, killing at least 48 people in two states as it toppled thick adobe walls, shook huge landslides down onto highways, and sent terrified villagers
By CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A look at where President Barack Obama stands on some of the issues that the country will face in his second term.
Abortion and birth control: Supports access to abortion. Health care law requires contraceptives to be available for free for
WASHINGTON (AP) - A look at some of President Barack Obama's promises for his second term:
-Roll back Bush tax cuts for upper-income people, couples making over $250,000 and individuals making over $200,000, a failed 2008 promise. Ensure people making over $1 million pay at least 30 percent in
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Many homes in AT&T Inc.'s local-phone service areas will see the company becoming more competitive with cable for broadband service under a new $14 billion investment plan the company revealed Wednesday. But in more outlying areas,
By CURT ANDERSONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - For all the worries about potential major problems at polling places, the worst impediments to voting on Election Day were exceedingly long lines at dozens of precincts.
Hundreds of voters stood in line to cast ballots for well over four hours
By ANICK JESDANUNAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Time Warner said Wednesday that its third-quarter earnings grew 2 percent, as a strong performance in its cable television channels offset declines in the Warner Bros. movie business following the final Harry Potter movie last summer.
By CANDICE CHOIAP Food Industry Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Kraft Foods is embracing the spirit of a startup and betting that innovation will help it grow, as the maker of household names such as Oscar Mayer, Miracle Whip and Velveeta looks to redefine itself after splitting from its more glamorous