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Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:09PM
In the couple of hours it took an official from the ALS Association to return a reporter's call for comment, the group's ubiquitous "ice bucket challenge" had brought in a few million more dollars.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:34PM
Much of the country is predicted to see gas prices this weekend the lowest since 2010, but Washington is an exception where prices are still 11 cents more than 2013
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:49PM
The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:49PM
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:34PM
Negotiators hoping to forge a new contract for dockworkers and keep hundreds of billions of dollars in cargo moving smoothly through West Coast seaports made significant progress with a tentative deal on health care benefits, a knotty issue that tied up talks for months.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:29PM
A federal judge has rejected Apple's attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features in the iPhone.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:24PM
The White House is crafting a blame-it-on-Congress legal justification to back up President Barack Obama's impending executive actions on immigration.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:04PM
U.S. stocks drifted mostly higher Wednesday as the Standard & Poor's 500 index set a record for the third day in a row. Trading volume was about one-third below average ahead of the Labor Day holiday weekend in the U.S. with many investors away on vacation.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:04PM
South Korea's Kia Motors Corp. said Wednesday it will invest more than $1 billion to build a car factory in northern Mexico that is expected to begin production in 2016.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 1:39PM
At the Horseshoe Casino's grand opening, showgirls adorned in gold glitter, beaded loincloths, feather headdresses and fuchsia false eyelashes stood atop pedestals in the courtyard, while VIP patrons in high heels and higher hemlines downed glass after glass of champagne.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 1:39PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published August 27th, 2014 - 1:39PM
It's no secret technology is changing our television-viewing habits.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 1:14PM
Wholesale cash prices Thursday:
Published August 27th, 2014 - 8:31PM
Ted J. Fick, a Tacoma native whose family operated a major foundry on the Tideflats, has been selected to head the Port of Seattle
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:29PM
People who buy their own health insurance through the state's health exchange, Washington Healthplanfinder, will have more choices next year and will only see a small change in rates.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:14PM
U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan released Wednesday that allows loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but environmentalists called it a travesty and threaten to sue.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:04PM
Alibaba's quarterly revenue growth is surging again, a development that should help the Chinese e-commerce company sell its shares in what could be one of the world's largest IPOs.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 11:59AM
Alaska voters have retained a new petroleum production tax system that offers hope of increased investment and jobs but drew criticism as a giveaway to already profitable oil companies.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 11:51AM
The Securities and Exchange Commission rebuked Moody's Investors Service on Friday for failings that it said "may compromise" its compliance office, which is supposed to ensure the integrity of the firm's work.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 11:44AM
Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test triggered a yearlong ban for Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, costing him the 2014 season.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:39AM
Doc Rivers is staying with the Los Angeles Clippers for another five years.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:29AM
U.S. stock indexes edged higher in midday trading Wednesday, drifting slightly from a record high set the day before.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:24AM
Federal regulators on Wednesday voted to require financial firms that sell securities backed by loans, like the kind that fueled the 2008 financial crisis, to give investors details on borrowers' credit records and income.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:49AM
Burger King’s purchase of the Canadian doughnut chain Tim Hortons is raising new questions of whether Congress will respond by changing corporate tax laws.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 9:09AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $94.41 per barrel at 12 p.m. Thursday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 8:44AM
General Motors announced Wednesday that it is moving production of its next-generation Cadillac SRX crossover SUV from Mexico to its plant in Tennessee, leading United Auto Workers leaders to chide Tennessee Republicans for their opposition to the union increasing its influence in the state.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:59AM
Spanish fashion retailer Inditex said Wednesday it has withdrawn a children's shirt that triggered an outcry from people who said it was reminiscent of the clothes Jews were made to wear at Nazi concentration camps.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:44AM
Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:44AM
Insurers can no longer reject customers with expensive medical conditions thanks to the health care overhaul. But consumer advocates warn that companies are still using wiggle room to discourage the sickest — and costliest — patients from enrolling.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:44AM
2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited FWD
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:19AM
Women still have a hard time getting small business loans. Sen. Maria Cantwell is determined to close the gap.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:19AM
Federal officials say the pilot of a small plane carrying four Ohio college students radioed the tower after takeoff to say he was having problems climbing and would be returning to the airport.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:14AM
The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday forecast that the U.S. economy will grow by just 1.5 percent in 2014, undermined by a poor performance during the first three months of the year.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 7:04AM
Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test triggered a yearlong ban for Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, costing him the 2014 season.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 6:49AM
U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher, a day after the Standard & Poor's 500 index had its first close above 2,000 points.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 6:34AM
Teams of assessors accompanied by soldiers and police have begun surveying properties along the route of Nicaragua's planned interoceanic canal, taking quick steps toward the start of a vast project the country has dreamed of for more than a century.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 6:24AM
France on Wednesday recommended that its citizens leave the African countries of Sierra Leone and Liberia because of the outbreak of Ebola there, and Air France temporarily suspended its three flights a week to Sierra Leone.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 6:09AM
Real Madrid's Champions League title defense takes shape Thursday at one of the most open draws in years.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 6:09AM
The German government proposed measures Wednesday to tighten migration regulations for citizens from elsewhere in the European Union amid accusations of welfare abuse by poor immigrants from Bulgaria and Romania.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 5:59AM
Spiders have forced Suzuki to recall more than 19,000 midsize cars.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 5:44AM
U.S. medical device maker Medtronic is building stronger ties to Europe, a couple months after announcing a $42.9 billion acquisition that involves moving its main executive offices across the Atlantic, where it can get a better tax deal.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 5:34AM
Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that service was largely restored after a problem during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 5:29AM
Led by demand for its flagship Jack Daniel's brand, spirits maker Brown-Forman Corp. said Wednesday its first-quarter net income rose 5 percent despite lower stockpiling by distributors.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 4:44AM
Tiffany & Co. (TIF) on Wednesday reported earnings of $124.1 million in its fiscal second quarter.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:29AM
At a humble Tokyo laboratory, Godzilla, including the 1954 black-and-white original, is stomping back with a digital makeover that delivers four times the image quality of high definition.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:19AM
Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was put under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as France's finance minister.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 3:09AM
The Japanese laboratory that retracted a paper reporting a potentially major breakthrough in stem cell research said Wednesday its researchers have not managed to replicate the results.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:29AM
European budget carrier Ryanair is offering business-class tickets in an attempt to woo companies and governments during penny-pinching times.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 2:09AM
Malaysia is preparing to unveil the latest overhaul of its beleaguered state-owned airline, which is reeling from twin disasters months apart that killed hundreds of passengers.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:54AM
Inside a nondescript garage-like workshop nestled between restaurants, a flower shop and jewelry stores along Main Street, ideas are taking shape.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:14AM
Burger King is drawing a lot of flak over plans to shift its legal address to a foreign country by merging with Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:09AM
Video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play "Pac-Man." And for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like "Street Fighter II" and "Super Mario Bros."
Published August 27th, 2014 - 12:09AM
A closely-watched survey shows economic expectations among German consumers have "completely collapsed" over concerns about the conflicts in Iraq, Israel and Ukraine.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 9:44PM
China Telecom Ltd., one of the country's three main state-owned carriers, said Wednesday its profit rose 11.8 percent in the first half of the year as its Internet and mobile data businesses grew.
Published August 27th, 2014 - 6:12AM
Weyerhaeuser will leave its landmark headquarters in Federal Way to move to a building south of downtown Seattle.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 8:09PM
Air China says its six-month profit fell by more than half as the weakening yuan raised financing costs and other expenses.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 5:29PM
New Zealand's national airline on Wednesday posted a 45 percent increase in annual profit and said it expects to benefit from the fuel efficiency of 787-9 Dreamliners it is adding to its fleet.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 5:36PM
Bruce McCain, chief investment guru for KeyBank, says there’s still room on the upside for equities.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 2:49PM
Published August 26th, 2014 - 2:24PM
iBook charts for week ending August 25, 2014:
Published August 26th, 2014 - 2:14PM
A New York Times cultural reporter who has written extensively about Robin Williams is working on a book about the late actor-comedian.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 2:04PM
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending August 25, 2014:
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:59PM
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, August 18 to Sunday August 24 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:54PM
General Motors and government officials are expected to announce new vehicles and jobs Wednesday at a sprawling factory complex in Spring Hill, Tennessee.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:49PM
The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 points for the first time Tuesday. Financial markets moved higher after some encouraging news, including a surge in consumer confidence. The Dow Jones industrial average is about 32 points below the record close it set on July 16, while the Nasdaq remains well below its dot-com era high of 5,048.62 set in March 2000.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:44PM
The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 for the first time Tuesday, after stocks got a lift from some encouraging economic reports, including a surge in consumer confidence.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:44PM
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, August 18 to Sunday, August 24 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:44PM
Without Miley Cyrus' twerking to get tongues wagging, ratings for MTV's annual Video Music Awards took a tumble.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:34PM
The chairman of a House panel is asking Labor Secretary Thomas Perez to turn over to Congress documents and information the lawmaker alleges will show "a pattern of wasteful spending and mismanagement" at the Labor Department.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 1:19PM
It was a big round-number day for the stock market.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 4:27PM
As Boeing adjusts its workforce to match its needs, the company has job listings for some 200 openings in Washington
Published August 26th, 2014 - 12:54PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 2:37PM
Soldiers, sailors and airmen and their families looking for post-military careers are welcome at a military-oriented jobs fair Wednesday at Tacoma’s Cheney Stadium
Published August 26th, 2014 - 12:39PM
Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith said Tuesday that he has not given any thought to breaking off negotiations on a long-term contract, though that remains a possibility with the start of the regular season just over a week away.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 12:39PM
The historic blue-collar town of Vallejo is a short distance but a far cry from the touristy Napa Valley vineyards and quaint towns. So when Sunday's earthquake struck, the damage to the wine industry took center stage and the rubble in Vallejo got scant attention.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 12:34PM
France's prime minister reshuffled his Cabinet on Tuesday to silence ministers who had openly criticized Socialist President Francois Hollande's economic policies as he tries to pull the nation out of stagnation and steer it toward growth.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 11:49AM
NBC says the Emmys thrived despite a Monday airing in the dog days of August.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 11:34AM
The NCAA's massive overhaul is hitting the organization's Indianapolis headquarters.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 11:09AM
American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz-run websites in a long-running dispute over fees that the travel company charges to list and sell the flights.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 10:54AM
The Obama administration has picked a Connecticut official to run ahead of a second open enrollment season looming as a test of competence for the feds.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 10:34AM
A Southern California food company has recalled nearly 93,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad kits sold at Sam's Club stores over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 10:29AM
The Detroit Lions have announced a name and sponsor for its college bowl game.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 10:14AM
Movado Group Inc. (MOV) on Tuesday reported profit of $12.2 million in its fiscal second quarter.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 10:04AM
Tech Data Corp. (TECD) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $39.3 million.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 9:54AM
Bank of New York Mellon, which has played a central role in the legal dispute that pushed Argentina into default last month, is no longer authorized to operate in the South American country, the government said Tuesday.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 11:09AM
A closely followed measure of U.S. consumer confidence in August reached its highest level since October 2007, the Conference Board announced Tuesday.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 9:49AM
The director of market intelligence at an investor relations firm was arrested on insider trading charges Tuesday and accused of using drafts of press releases to illegally earn nearly a million dollars.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 9:44AM
DSW's fiscal second-quarter net income climbed 2 percent, bolstered by improving sales and reduced expenses.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 9:24AM
Tim Hortons, Canada's favorite doughnut and coffee chain, could soon become a bigger international player.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 8:54AM
Economists appear to be of two minds about the Federal Reserve.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 11:09AM
Federal officials have announced the recall of 2.2 million bean bag chairs after two children unzipped the chairs, climbed inside, and suffocated.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 8:54AM
The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by Ted Turner.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 8:34AM
U.S. consumer confidence this month reached its highest point in nearly seven years, boosted by strong job gains.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 8:19AM
Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 8:14AM
Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" — a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 7:44AM
ABC News is making leadership changes behind the scenes at its top two broadcasts.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 7:29AM
People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 7:19AM
An eight-month investigation into brake problems with some older Toyota Camry gas-electric hybrids has been closed without a recall.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:44AM
Stocks are opening higher as investors welcomed the latest corporate deal news, sending the Standard & Poor's 500 index back above 2,000.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:39AM
Federal regulators are seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match's request to certify its General-branded tobacco products as less harmful than cigarettes.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:19AM
U.S. home prices increased at a slower pace in June — a cooldown that could continue for several more months.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:14AM
Asian stock markets were mostly higher Thursday but gains were muted ahead of U.S. economic data and possible policy announcements from Japan.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:04AM
Business orders for long-lasting manufactured goods shot up by the largest amount on record in July. But most of the strength came from demand for commercial aircraft, which tends to fluctuate sharply from month to month. Outside of transportation, orders dipped.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 5:49AM
The fight for the coffee and breakfast crowd is heating up, both at home and abroad.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 5:34AM
U.S. safety regulators are investigating a complaint that front brake hoses can fail on some Ford Explorer Police Interceptor SUVs.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 4:39AM
Best Buy's shares fell Tuesday after the nation's largest consumer electronics retailer reported a revenue shortfall in the second-quarter revenue, as people increasingly shop online.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 3:44AM
Governments should have tougher rules for electronic cigarettes — banning their use indoors and putting them off limits for minors — until more evidence can be gathered about their risks, the U.N. health agency said Tuesday.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 3:14AM
The Chinese anti-corruption agency said Tuesday it is investigating one current and one former manager at Volkswagen's main joint venture in China.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:07AM
City, state and federal officials met Monday evening at State Farm’s building downtown, not quite a year since the company opened a claims center there.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 2:34AM
Families of passengers who were on the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine are starting to sort through the long process of gaining compensation for their loss.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 9:19PM
The Guatemalan government has declared a state of emergency in 16 of the country's 22 provinces because of a drought that has caused major agricultural losses in Central America.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 9:01PM
Americans are doing a better job of making timely credit card payments, even as many lenders increasingly extend credit to more people with less-than-stellar credit.
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:07AM
The owners of Tacoma’s Elks Temple have been successful in raising money for a Bothell project through private crowd sourcing. Could the Elks Temple benefit from the same funding source?
Published August 26th, 2014 - 6:07AM
An empty building at 27th Street West and Grandview in University Place is being demolished to make way for affordable senior housing.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 5:30PM
More than 400 union workers at Fred Meyer’s Puyallup distribution center could go on strike if negotiations fail to produce a new contract
Published August 25th, 2014 - 3:51PM
Dick’s Sporting Goods says it may hire as many as 50 new employees to staff its new store at Federal Way’s Commons shopping center
Published August 25th, 2014 - 3:07PM
Published August 25th, 2014 - 2:22PM
After voters in Washington state and Colorado made history by legalizing marijuana in November 2012, Colorado hit the finish line first, opening its pot stores to big fanfare on Jan. 1 of this year.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 2:12PM
Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today's packed planes: the ability to recline their seat a few inches. When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane, just halfway to its destination.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 2:02PM
U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, pushing the Standard & Poor's 500 index briefly above 2,000 points for the first time. The index closed with its second record high in a week. Investors were encouraged by the latest round of corporate deal news.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 2:02PM
Indiana is making football games more fan-friendly.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 1:57PM
Amazon is hoping to become the ESPN of video games.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 1:42PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Published August 25th, 2014 - 1:22PM
Wholesale cash prices Tuesday:
Published August 25th, 2014 - 12:57PM
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were unchanged in Monday's auction with both the three-month and six-month bills going for the same rates as the previous week.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 12:47PM
Grain futures were lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 12:47PM
Grain futures were mostly lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 12:18PM
Amazon is looking for workers to staff a new fulfillment center in Sumner.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 12:07PM
Here's a sign more households are going without cable or satellite TV: TiVo Inc. is making a digital video recorder just for so-called cord-cutters.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 12:02PM
A mortar round exploded Monday at a suburban St. Louis metal recycling plant that does business with the military, killing two people.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 11:42AM
E-book readers are great for reading books, but they can't be used get directions or watch videos of people dumping ice over their heads.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 11:37AM
Enrique Zileri, who as longtime director of Peru's leading newsmagazine defied despotism and battled corruption with stubborn independence, died Monday at age 83.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 11:22AM
A federal accident board has told UPS and its pilots' union they can no longer participate in the agency's investigation of a crash that killed two of the cargo shipper's pilots.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 10:32AM
WASHINGTON New homes sales dipped in July, the government said Monday in a disappointing monthly report that highlights ongoing problems in the housing sector.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 10:07AM
Chip supplier Fairchild Semiconductor is eliminating about 1,350 jobs in the U.S. and Asia — about 15 percent of its total workforce — to reduce costs.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 9:57AM
Juan Martin del Potro denies he has committed tax evasion in his native Argentina.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 9:07AM
The spot month contract for light sweet crude was $93.51 per barrel at 12 p.m. Tuesday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 8:37AM
The co-owner of a Northern California slaughterhouse accused of processing cows with cancer while U.S. livestock inspectors took lunch breaks has pleaded guilty to a federal criminal charge.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 8:02AM
Grain futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 7:37AM
Burger King is in discussions to purchase Tim Hortons. Here's a look at the two restaurants.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 7:12AM
Fewer Americans bought new homes in July, evidence that the housing sector is struggling to gain traction more than five years into the economic recovery.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 7:02AM
The earthquake that jarred California's wine capital caused $1 billion in damage, Napa County officials estimated Monday as business owners mopped up high-end vintages that spilled from barrels and bottles and swept away broken glass in the rush to get the tourist hotspot back in shape for the summer's final holiday weekend.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 6:47AM
Buffalo Wild Wings has made a majority investment in Rusty Taco, seeking to help the chain grow throughout the country.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 6:47AM
Stocks are opening higher in the U.S. after central bankers in Europe and Japan said support for their economies would continue.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 6:42AM
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe met with Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Monday on a visit to China hoping the long-time ally and economic giant can help the African nation's ailing economy.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 6:22AM
On the western tip of Martha's Vineyard, bright clay cliffs and a red brick lighthouse draw visitors as they pile out of cars and tour buses and head up to this town's scenic overlook.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 6:17AM
Some of the newest incarnations of fantasy football look a lot more like gambling than intricate, outsmart-your-opponent strategy games.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 5:27AM
India's Supreme Court said Monday that all government allocations of coal reserves to private companies from 1993 to 2010 were conducted illegally, and it will hold a hearing to decide whether to cancel them.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 5:17AM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says her country will back Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos's candidacy to be the next head of the Eurogroup, the gathering of eurozone finance ministers that sets important policies for the currency union.
Published August 25th, 2014 - 5:12AM
Carl Reavey plunged his nose into the glass, inhaled the amber liquid's scent, then sipped. Slowly.
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