UPDATE: Cooler weather overnight helped hold wildfires in Eastern Washington, but they remain a threat as dry conditions continue, and the National Weather Service says dry, windy weather is increasing the danger in Western Washington. A spokeswoman for fire managers, Connie
NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. government's debt rating could be heading for the "fiscal cliff" along with the federal budget.
Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday said it would likely cut its "Aaa" rating on U.S. government debt, probably by one notch, if budget negotiations fail.
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors spent Tuesday preparing for two events sure to move markets this week: a Federal Reserve meeting and a court decision on whether Germany can help support its struggling neighbors. And if the stock market's gains Tuesday are any
By Kate Stanhope,
Amanda Bynes was pulled over Sunday in Los Angeles despite the fact that her driver's license was suspended, TMZ reports.
The All That actress, 26, was pulled over for driving without her headlights on, law enforcement officials tell the site, before she was given a verbal
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - Asian stock markets rose Wednesday ahead of a court decision on whether Germany can support a European bailout fund created to prevent the weakest euro economies from going bust.
Confidence that the court won't block Germany's
SPOKANE, Wash. - That warning posted by the National Weather Service as lightning caused at least one small brush fire southwest of Spokane, Tuesday morning. A line of thunderstorms will move through the Inland Northwest today from around 10 am through at least 6 PM
KHQ.COM - Hot, yet unstable conditions expected through out the weekend up the concern for "Fire Concern". *RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PDT SUNDAY FORUNUSUALLY UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE AND A CHANCE FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMSSATURDAY EVENING FOR EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH
NEW YORK (AP) - Cisco Systems Inc. is set to report results for its latest quarter following the market close Wednesday after warning heading into the quarter that global economic turmoil would weigh on its results.
WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Cisco, the world's largest maker of computer networking
By The Associated Press
Economic conditions in Europe have been blamed for weak quarterly results or outlook at several tech companies. Apple also reported that growth in revenue and net income had slowed, largely because average selling prices were down. Here's a look at how selected
SPOKANE, Wash. - Firefighter Corey Stevens wasn't just controlling the attack on the fire - his family was also among those evacuated, as the flames crept closer:
"For my wife, that was a little scary, but got her out along with my son and everyone else, and went about