Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 2:51pm
Federal regulators are proposing to ban swimming with dolphins in Hawaii, a move that could imperil one of the Aloha State's most popular tourist activities and the industry that has sprung up around it.
Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 2:20pm
The FBI is investigating cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday.
Scott Bauer, Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 1:51pm
Sen. Ron Johnson on Tuesday attempted to clarify remarks he had made about wanting to bust up the higher education "cartel," while his Democratic challenger launched a new attack ad portraying the Republican as not caring about college student loan debt.
Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 1:40pm
A new government report released Tuesday blames lower-than-expected tax revenues for a spike in this year's budget deficit to $590 billion. That's an increase of about one-third over last year's tally.
David Sharp, Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 1:21pm
The closing of one of the last two Howard Johnson restaurants in a couple of weeks will mark the end of its fried clam strips, ice cream and other menu staples that nourished baby boomers and leave the once-proud restaurant chain teetering on the brink of extinction.