NEW YORK (AP) — Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter k.d. lang says making her Broadway debut was "a dream come true" and its effects on her music will be "profound."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top CIA lawyer accused by the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee of trying to intimidate the panel over its investigation into secret prisons and brutal interrogations of terrorism suspects was himself involved in the controversial programs, cited more than 1,600 times in the Senate's unpublished investigative report, according to the panel's chairwoman, Sen. Dianne Feinstein.
Economists haven't yet revised their generally optimistic growth forecasts for this year despite an abrupt slowdown in U.S. auto sales. If snowy weather is masking bona fide weakness, though, that could change.
Web's inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee wants to protect online civil rights.
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U.S. stocks are finishing mixed after a listless day as traders continue to worry about slowing growth in China and tensions in Ukraine.
SAO PAULO (AP) — More than two-thirds of the World Cup matches have been sold out less than three hours after FIFA opened new ticket sales on Wednesday.
The European Union failed to agree on the final pillar of its banking-union project—a single-resolution mechanism that will centralize control of failing euro-zone banks—after three straight days of negotiations.
Taxing big banks and financial transactions would make the financial system stronger.
The company donates shoes in countries that grow coffee—hence the connection
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — The ousted prime minister fled Libya to Europe after parliament voted him out, leaving behind a country that risks being torn apart as the fault line between its eastern and western regions broke open Wednesday to a degree unseen since the 2011 civil war that ousted longtime strongman Moammar Gadhafi.
Pfizer said a federal court has invalidated a reissue patent that would have offered an additional 18 months of U.S. exclusivity — and monopoly sales — to its blockbuster painkiller Celebrex.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The gunman who killed two hostages during an August standoff at a rural Louisiana bank had been treated several weeks earlier for paranoid schizophrenia at a California hospital after returning to the U.S. from a trip to Yemen, according to a report released Wednesday by the Louisiana State Police.
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft Corp. has appointed Mason Morfit, the president of activist investment firm ValueAct Capital, to its board of directors.
Protesters say senator should care about all Americans’ Fourth Amendment rights.
The Turkish prime minister’s campaign against the Internet is worrying democracy and free media advocates.
By BOB CHRISTIE and ASTRID GALVAN, Associated PressPHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer ended months of speculation about her political future on...
PHOENIX (AP) — Police say former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper has been indicted in Arizona on charges of sexual assault and administering dangerous drugs.
Two teenage girls in southern Maryland bullied an apparently autistic 16-year-old boy into performing sexual acts and crashing through pond ice in episodes they captured on cellphone video, authorities said Wednesday.
Republicans won in a swing district by tying the Democratic candidate to Obamacare.