By ELENA BECATOROSAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The two top contenders in an election crucial for Greece, Europe and the world were in a dead heat Sunday, exit polls showed, with Greek voters apparently polarized over the harsh austerity measures demanded by internationa
By DEMETRIS NELLAS and ELENA BECATOROSAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Fears of an imminent Greek exit from Europe's joint currency receded Sunday after the conservative New Democracy party came first in a critical election and pro-bailout parties won enough seats to fo
NEW YORK (AP) - Speculation is building that Microsoft will unveil a tablet computer on Monday.
The company was secretive when it invited media to an afternoon event in Los Angeles, saying it would be a "major" announcement and would not divulge the location until
By VERENA DOBNIKAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Artist Matthew Long spent days carving 23 tons of sand into a sculpture of a tall ship to display on New York City's waterfront.
Then, in seconds, it suffered the fate of sand castles everywhere.
By ADAM GELLERAP National Writer
Looking back, the financial lives many Americans enjoyed until just a few years ago can seem like a mirage.
On a suburban cul-de-sac northwest of Atlanta, Michael and Patricia Jackson are struggling to keep a house worth $100,000 less than they owe.
By PAUL ELIASAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - After more than 35 years in prison, one of three men who kidnapped a busload of California schoolchildren in a ransom attempt that captured the nation's attention will soon be released.
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario (AP) - There was "wind coming from every which way," mist so powerful it clouded his vision and an unfamiliar wire beneath him, but daredevil Nik Wallenda didn't let that stop him from becoming the first person to wal