KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Kansas City woman is scheduled to appear in court after police found her 10-year-old daughter weighing just 32 pounds and locked in a closet that reeked of urine. Police freed her Friday in response to a call from a child abuse hotline. The child has been
By The Associated Press
Federal regulators are again delaying a decision on whether to approve the highly touted experimental anticlotting drug Eliquis developed by Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb.
The drugmakers say the Food and Drug Administration is asking
By PABLO GORONDI
The price of oil fell below $79 a barrel Monday due to concerns over Europe's economic and financial woes. The drop was limited somewhat by a supply disruption from a storm that shut down about a quarter of crude output in the Gulf of Mexico
By LYNN DeBRUINAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Sleep in a doghouse rather than jail, walk through town with a humiliating sign or cut off a child's ponytail as eye-for-eye punishment.
Such unconventional sentences that shame defendants are steadily
By ALEX KENNEDYAssociated Press
SINGAPORE (AP) - Oil fell to near $79 a barrel Monday in Asia as Europe's economic woes offset a supply disruption from a storm that shut down about a quarter of crude output in the Gulf of Mexico.
Benchmark oil for August delivery was down 38 cents at $79.38 a
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress doesn't have any evidence so far of a White House cover-up involving a botched gun-tracking operation, a top Republican said Sunday, countering the House speaker's assertion that President Barack Obama or his aides deliberately misled lawmakers
By KEVIN FREKING and PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - It was an entertaining exchange, as one-man debates go.
Dan Liljenquist, hoping to shock the political world on Tuesday, didn't let Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch's absence this month stop
By SELCAN HACAOGLUAssociated Press
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - NATO will hold emergency talks on Tuesday to discuss Syria's downing of a Turkish jet fighter, but the alliance is not expected to take military action, even if it confirms Turkey's claim that the unarmed plane was
By CAIN BURDEAU and SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Slow-moving Tropical Storm Debby's outer bands lashed Florida with rain and kicked up rough surf off Alabama on Sunday, prompting storm warnings for those states and causing at least one death.
The death in Florida was blamed on a
By NICOLE WINFIELD and VICTOR L. SIMPSONAssociated Press
VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican has brought in the Fox News correspondent in Rome to help improve its communications strategy as it tries to cope with years of communications blunders and one of its most serious scandals