Jason Dearen and Jennifer Kay, Associated Press | Posted Oct 5th - 8:51am
The Coast Guard said Monday that a U.S. cargo ship carrying 33 people that has been missing since it encountered high winds and heavy seas from Hurricane Joaquin sank and one body was found, but planes and ships will continue searching for the missing crew.
Pan Pylas, Associated Press | Posted Oct 5th - 8:13am
Greece's European creditors voiced hope Monday that the country's newly elected government will deliver on promises to overhaul its economy, which would pave the way to the release of billions of bailout cash and potential help on debt repayments.
Lisa Lerer, Associated Press | Posted Oct 5th - 7:11am
Days after a deadly shooting in Oregon, Hillary Rodham Clinton unveiled new gun control measures Monday aimed at strengthening background checks on gun buyers and eliminating legal immunity for sellers.
Gillian Flaccus and Justin Pritchard, Associated Press | Posted Oct 5th - 6:50am
When Volkswagen opened its gleaming pollution testing center near the California coast, a top executive from the German automaker helped snip the blue ribbon and joined a tour of a lab so advanced that VW would brag the air inside was cleaner than in the surrounding strawberry fields.
Lori Hinnant, Associated Press | Posted Oct 5th - 6:41am
Union activists protesting proposed layoffs at Air France stormed the headquarters during a meeting about the job cuts Monday, zeroing in on two managers who had their shirts torn from their bodies, scaled a fence and fled under police protection.
Leaders of the Philippine outsourcing industry said Monday they expect a big increase in business as the result of a new, highly detailed medical diagnosis coding system adopted by the U.S. for insurance claims.
The Supreme Court won't hear a dispute over the constitutionality of a law that gives Chrysler dealerships shut down during the company's 2009 bankruptcy a chance to be restored to the dealer network through federal arbitration.
Christopher S. Rugaber and Paul Wiseman, Associated Press | Posted Oct 5th - 8:01am
The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries have agreed to an ambitious trade pact that cuts trade barriers, sets labor and environmental standards and protects multinational corporations' intellectual property.