By NICOLE WINFIELDAssociated Press
ROME (AP) - Italian Premier Mario Monti insisted Wednesday the country doesn't need a European bailout because its public finances will improve, but acknowledges work still needs to be done to cut government spending, boost economic growth
By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
MOUNT VERNON, Va. (AP) - George Washington never had air conditioning, but he knew how to keep cool: a mansion with lots of windows elevated on the banks of a wide, rolling river and lots of ice cream, maybe with a little brandy
By ROBERT BARRAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - The former boss of Barclays, who lost his job over a financial market-fixing scandal, said Wednesday that a Bank of England official had not encouraged him to report false data at the height of the credit crunch in 2008
By STEPHEN BRAUNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - For nearly 15 years, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's financial portfolio has included an offshore company that remained invisible to voters as his political star rose.
Based in Bermuda,
By ALEX KENNEDYAssociated Press
SINGAPORE (AP) - Asian stocks were slightly lower Thursday ahead of central bank meetings in Europe that might produce further measures to revive the continent's moribund economy.
Some analysts expect the European Central
SPOKANE, Wash. - With families going on vacation and kids out of school, the summer months are typically slow for the Inland Northwest Blood Center and that's the reason for their biggest blood drive of the year. Tuesday at the blood center James Curran sat down in a familiar chair
By Natalie Abrams,
Just as Tom Cruise was named Hollywood's highest paid actor, it looks like Katie Holmes may leave their marriage with next to nothing.
According to TMZ.com, Cruise and Holmes have a solid prenup that says the former
By BRIAN MAHONEYAP Basketball Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Deron Williams is moving to Brooklyn with the Nets, instead of back home to Dallas.
The All-Star point guard said on his Twitter page Tuesday night that he "made a very tough decision today" and posted a
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A man accused in an alleged scheme to buy and train racehorses to benefit the Zetas drug cartel was ordered detained Tuesday in Texas after a judge suggested he might flee to Mexico if released.
Jose Trevino Morales, the brother of two
MSN - If you're going to booze it up in Chicago and then cab it home, keep some extra money to pay your barf bill.
Illinois officials have passed a new law that allows taxi drivers to
charge a $50 cleanup fee to passengers who upchuck in their cars.
The vomit ordinance is just one of many weird