By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - North Korea's new young leader must transform his impoverished country for the better or face a backlash from its oppressed people, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton warned Thursday.
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's frequent remarks about the nation's unemployment problem have long included one curiosity, if not an outright contradiction: It's bad for private-sector workers to l
By DINA CAPPIELLO and MATTHEW DALYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans and Democrats seem to be living on different planets when it comes to how to meet U.S. energy needs.
Republicans overwhelmingly push for more oil drilling.
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil hovered below $83 a barrel Thursday as markets awaited an announcement from OPEC, where some members were pushing for the group to cut crude production amid falling prices.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark
By JANIE McCAULEYAP Baseball Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - For all those Giants masterpieces, from Christy Mathewson to Juan Marichal to Gaylord Perry, this one by Matt Cain topped them all.
Cain pitched the franchise's first perfect game and the 22nd in major
By ERIC TALMADGEAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Japan moved closer to restarting nuclear reactors for the first time since last year's earthquake and tsunami led to a nationwide shutdown after a mayor gave his support Thursday to bringing two of them back online.