| Apr 15, 2010
| 1:01 PM
WHAT: The Washington Nationals will commemorate Jackie Robinson's legacy as part of a league-wide initiative when they face the Milwaukee Brewers at 7:05pm on Friday, April 16. The first African American Major League Baseball player of the modern era,...
| May 23, 2010
| 6:54 PM
CAIRO (AP) — A U.S.-born cleric who has encouraged Muslims to kill American soldiers called for the killing of U.S. civilians in his first video released by a Yemeni offshoot of al-Qaida, providing the most overt link yet between the radical...
| Jun 6, 2010
New research suggests that buyers' minds are so taxed after they go through the ordeal of finding a house that they often rush into the next step — applying for a loan — and make poor choices.
Sometimes they opt for the first choice presented...
| Jun 17, 2010
Technology that has made cars far safer is now being used to improve motorcycles, and some of it to greater effect.
Motorcycles are never going to be as safe as cars, said Anne McCartt, senior vice president for research at the Insurance Institute for...
| Jun 28, 2010
One of Dick Cheney's daughters says the hospitalized former vice president could go home on Monday after receiving medication to treat a fluid buildup related to his aggressive form of heart disease.
The 69-year-old, who has had five heart attacks, was...
| Jan 1, 2010
Dr. James L. Goddard, who spent more than two stormy years in the late 1960s as head of the Food and Drug Administration, an agency he was charged with overhauling, has died. He was 86.
Goddard died Dec. 18 at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center in Laguna...
| Feb 23, 2010
Glenda Griffen is like a lot of Americans who need to lose some weight - the gym scares her.
"I went a few times," said the 55-year-old Detroiter who wants to lose 70 pounds, "and didn't like it."
In fact, the hair stylist is so gym-averse that she's...
| Jan 20, 2010
| 9:06 PM
WASHINGTON - Cindy McCain, the wife of 2008 Republican presidential nominee John McCain, and their daughter Meghan have posed for photos endorsing pro-gay marriage forces in California.
Mrs. McCain appears with silver duct tape across her mouth and...
| Feb 21, 2010
Alexander M. Haig's life threaded through some of the most tumultuous episodes of the second half of the 20th century. An Army officer in Vietnam, a presidential advisor during the Watergate scandal and a key Cabinet member during the attempted...
| Oct 2, 2010
| 8:03 PM
Monty Smalley's 32-yard punt return with 4:31 remaining in the fourth quarter electrified the crowd in the fourth quarter after sitting on its hands through two scoreless quarters.
Approaching the opportunity at Gardner-Webb's 20-yard line with a now-...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 9:09 AM
Tests on former vice president Dick Cheney showed 'evidence of a mild heart attack,' according to an aide.
Cheney assistant Peter Long issued a statement Monday, saying the 69-year-old Cheney was resting comfortably at George Washington University...
| Mar 24, 2011
The word had already baffled one contestant when Frank Neuhauser confidently spelled it right — "G-L-A-D-I-O-L-U-S" — to win the first national spelling bee in 1925.
Luck was his ally. Although he had studied for months with his mill-worker...