By JUERGEN BAETZAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel acknowledged Thursday that Europe's lingering debt crisis will dominate this weekend's summit of the world's 20 most important economies in Mexico, but she stuck to her conviction that the
By ALAN CLENDENNING and HAROLD HECKLEAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spain's borrowing costs broke through another record Thursday after a credit ratings agency downgraded the country's ability to pay down its debt amid rising fears a bank bailout may not be enough to save
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 BEN FELLER and JULIE PACEAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - President Barack Obama soaked in the support - and the campaign cash - of Manhattan's elite entertainers Thursday as his re-election team sought to fill its fundraising coffers.
The president and f
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 Natalie Abrams,
Federal prosecutors in the case against John Edwards dropped all charges after the judge declared a mistrial on the outstanding counts, People reports.
In May, Edwards was found not guilty of one count in his corruption case, but the jury failed to reach verdicts in the five rema
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Proposals for Internet addresses ending in ".pizza," ''.space" and ".auto" are among the nearly 2,000 submitted as part of the largest expansion in the online address system.
Apple Inc., Sony Corp.