By Lisa Smith
When contemplating an investment, few questions are as important as "What is your time horizon?" The answer can help you decide what type of investment vehicle you should consider, which investments to avoid and how long to hold your investment before selling.
Risk and Time
By MARTHA MENDOZAAP National Writer
SANTA CRUZ, California (AP) - Perched among the rowboats at a wetlands sanctuary is a slick, fiberglass shell named "Merrill," a boat that marks just one of many ways an 85-year-old veteran detained for the past month in North Korea has touched this beachfront
By Liz Raftery,
In response to recent claims that Brittany Murphy may have died from poisoning, the late actress' mother has written an open letter insisting that there was no foul play involved in her daughter's death.
By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENAssociated Press
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Police have not found a gunman at Yale University and are leaning toward a call warning of an armed man heading to shoot up the school being a hoax, as a lockdown was lifted for most of the Ivy League campus Monday.
"New Haven is safe.
By SUSAN HAIGHAssociated Press
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut judge said he will listen Monday to the 911 recordings from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting before ruling on whether they can be publicly released.
New Britain Superior Court Judge Eliot Prescott said he will issue his
By LORI HINNANT and BRIAN MURPHYAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - European Union sanctions against Iran could be eased as soon as December, officials said Monday, after a potentially history-shaping deal that gives Tehran six months to increase access to its nuclear sites in exchange for
By BRETT BARROUQUERE and SUSANNE M. SCHAFERAssociated Press
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - The skies above Shaw Air Force Base in central South Carolina and the fields across Fort Campbell on the Tennessee-Kentucky line have been a bit quieter in recent months.
Budget cuts to the military have forced
By BRADLEY KLAPPER, MATTHEW LEE and JULIE PACEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - With their destination and mission among America's closest guarded secrets, the small group of officials hand-picked by President Barack Obama boarded a military plane in March.
The travel plans of the U.S.
MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) - A conservative lawmaker from Meridian has announced he's running for governor of Idaho. Senate GOP Caucus Chairman Russ Fulcher made the announcement Saturday and says one of his main priorities is to reverse implementing the Affordable Care Act in Idaho and
By DEB RIECHMANNAssociated Press
GENEVA (AP) - Iran's agreement with six world powers over its nuclear program comes after decades of difficult ties between Washington and Tehran. Relations have been up, but mostly down since the 1979 Islamic Revolution and subsequent hostage crisis at the U.S