By JUDY LINAssociated Press
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers passed a $92 billion budget Friday to keep their paychecks coming, but they left welfare cuts and other difficult issues unresolved with Gov.
NEW YORK (AP) - Nokia shares partially recovered from a massive sell-off from a day earlier, with at least two Wall Street analysts upgrading the telecom after it said it would slash 10,000 jobs and close plants in an effort to turn around its business.
By Kate Stanhope,
Teen Mom star Amber Portwood was transported to Indiana's Rockville Correctional Facility Wednesday to begin her five-year prison sentence, Us Weekly reports.
During the next two weeks, the 22-year-old will undergo a "diagnostic and evaluation period," a spokesman for the stat
By MATTI HUUHTANENAssociated Press
HELSINKI (AP) - Moody's ratings agency on Friday downgraded Nokia's debt grade to junk status, citing greater than anticipated pressure on the struggling cellphone maker's earnings after it announced plans for major cuts and global l
By JEFF MARTINAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia woman fighting a flesh-eating disease is refusing to take pain medications during some procedures, partly because of her personal convictions, her father said.
Aimee Copeland despises the use of morphine in
OSLO, Norway (AP) - Norway on Friday ordered the first two fighter jets of an expected combined order of 52 from Lockheed Martin's troubled Joint Strike Fighter program as it embarked on a 2008 plan to replace its aging fleet of F-16 combat aircraft.
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks recorded their third big gain of the week and closed at a one-month high Friday because of expectations that the central banks of countries around the world will step in to limit the damage from a debt crisis in Europe.
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The co-founder of a large Russian Internet company wants to invest in the types of robotics envisioned in "The Jetsons" - that 1960s cartoon portraying a family from the future, with flying cars, robot maids and all sorts of
By KAY JOHNSONAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's rapidly expanding oil production is likely to complicate OPEC's efforts to influence world prices as the country re-emerges as a major player after 20 years on the sidelines due to sanctions and strife.