By GREG KELLERAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - As if it's not enough that England and France are battling for Europe's soccer championship this week - now their leaders are sniping over taxes, too.
While their teams face decisive matches in Ukraine,
By SARAH DiLORENZOAP Business Writer
BRUSSELS (AP) - European leaders are locked in a fierce debate over how to solve the debt crisis that is killing off growth on the continent, including whether to ease up on the terms of Greece's bailout deal.
By ED ANDRIESKIAssociated Press
BELLVUE, Colo. (AP) - Firefighters are making progress on a 93-square-mile wildfire in northern Colorado that has destroyed more homes than any other in state history, but more residents were warned Tuesday to be ready to leave because of a spot
By DANIEL WOOLLSAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spain found it increasingly difficult to find buyers for its debt Tuesday when it had to pay a sharply higher interest rate in an auction of short-term bonds, highlighting growing concerns that the country might eventually need
By ANNE GEARAN and BEN FELLERAssociated Press
LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) - President Barack Obama voiced confidence Tuesday in Europe's ability to "break the fever" of its raging debt crisis as he sought to calm both global financial markets and the election-year worries of
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - For the first time, the influx of Asians moving to the U.S. has surpassed that of Hispanics, reflecting a slowdown in illegal immigration while American employers increase their demand for high-skilled workers.
By NATALIYA VASILYEVAAP Business Writer
MOSCOW (AP) - World markets were mixed on Tuesday as investors hoped the Federal Reserve would signal new stimulus measures. But concern over Greece's ability to form a stable government and Spain's rising borrowing rates kept
By CHRISTOPHER SHERMANAssociated Press
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - An attorney accused of paying kickbacks that helped a judge turn his South Texas courtroom into a moneymaking enterprise was convicted Monday in the first trial stemming from a four-year federal investigation into
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - An appeals court has upheld the federal hate crime convictions of two Pennsylvania men in the beating death of an illegal immigrant from Mexico.
The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel on Monday also affirmed the nine-year prison sentences
By The Associated Press
Crisis-weary investors scoffed Monday at what had appeared to be a hopeful turn in the European debt crisis: a victory for pro-Europe parties in a Greek election. U.S. stocks were little changed, and borrowing costs for Spain surged to alarming levels