By The Associated Press
EXPORTS DROP: Europe, still China's biggest export market, spent 0.8 percent less on goods imported from China in the first five months of 2012 than in the same period of 2011.
AUGUR FOR ASIA: How China weathers Europe's debt cris
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Fighting for re-election, President Barack Obama is playing down his historic health care overhaul and the multibillion-dollar recession-fighting stimulus - two landmark efforts of his first three years in office.
By RACHEL D'OROAssociated Press
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A 30-year-old Alaska man mauled by a bear pleads for help in a recorded 911 call, telling the dispatcher he's up a tree and can hear the animal huffing below him.
In the recording released by Alask
By JUAN CARLOS LLORCA and TIM TALLEYAssociated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - In the stables at a prominent quarter horse track in New Mexico, workers quietly nicknamed Jose Trevino Morales's stables as the "Zetas' stables" and say they often saw people show up with bags of c
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press Writer
President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are sharpening their economic talking points.
Romney wants to keep needling Obama over his comments on the private sector doing "fine" and Obama is likely seeking ano
By ALEX KENNEDYAssociated Press
SINGAPORE (AP) - After supplying European customers for more than 40 years with neon bright ornamental fish, Shirley Lim is now looking elsewhere for sales.
Lim, whose business in Singapore and Malaysia grows aquatic plants and br