By GENARO C. ARMAS and MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - One, a foster child, said he was threatened, warned he would never see his family again if he ever told anyone what happened.
By JOSEPH WHITEAP Sports Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Jurors asked for a master list of exhibits - a list that extends well into triple digits - and lawyers laughed about a juror who appeared to doze off during closing arguments as deliberations continued Wednesday in the perjury tri
By DENISE LAVOIEAP Legal Affairs Writer
BOSTON (AP) - The day after the longtime girlfriend of mobster James "Whitey" Bulger was sentenced to eight years in prison for helping him while he was on the run, her lawyer filed a notice in court saying she may appeal.
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats and Republicans are wary of trying to exploit a new report about the sharp drop in household wealth over the past 20 years.
The economic report, released just as the presidential race is heating up
By KAY JOHNSON and SINAN SALAHEDDINAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Car bombs ripped through Shiite and Kurdish targets in Baghdad and other cities Wednesday, killing at least 66 people, wounding more than 200 and feeding growing doubts that Iraq will emerge as a stable democracy
By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Voters in the Colorado River casino town of Laughlin rejected a proposal to become Nevada's 20th incorporated city on Tuesday, choosing libertarian ideals and promises of low taxes over neighbors' hopes to break out of the to
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Yahoo is taking another step toward original news programming.
The website is partnering with CNBC to produce original financial news stories and video.