DALLAS (AP) - Eddie Barker, who aired the first report of President John F. Kennedy's death from an assassin's bullet, died Monday at a Dallas nursing home. He was 84.
The longtime newsman and broadcaster died after a long period of declining health, said his daughter Leslie Barker Garcia.
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Lawyers for Johnson & Johnson shareholders suing management for not fixing serious problems for years- from shoddy manufacturing to paying kickbacks to boost sales - have reached a tentative settlement meant to restore high standards
By SHANNON DININNYAssociated Press
TOPPENISH, Wash. (AP) - A fire at a private, liberal arts college in Washington state has left school officials scrambling to ensure academics aren't adversely affected and grateful that more wasn't lost for the largely minority students who make up the
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
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 IAN DEITCHAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - Yitzhak Shamir was a fighter for the Jews long before Israel's creation, an underground leader who led militias against the Arabs and British.
He made no apologies and no compromises - not as an underground
By DAVE CARPENTERAP Personal Finance Writer
CHICAGO (AP) - It's the financial protection that many will need in retirement but few are willing or able to buy. Long-term care insurance scares off most people because of the cost.
For married couples, an
By William Keck,
Pass the ribs, kick up your heels and get ready to hoof it till the cows come home. As far back as the '70s, the annual Ewing barbecue has been the hottest ticket in Texas, and this year TV Guide Magazine scored an exclusive invite.