Amazon Boss Buys Washington Post

WASHINGTON — Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos is buying The Washington Post and other newspapers for $250 million. The longtime publisher, The …

MLB Suspends Rodriguez Through 2014

NEW YORK (AP) – Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games …

Business is Up For Service Firms

WASHINGTON (AP) – US service firms expanded last month at the fastest pace since February, fueled by a jump in new orders and stronger busin…

Terror Threat Shuts Embassies

WASHINGTON — The United States has issued a global travel alert because of an al-Qaida terrorist threat. The State Department says the poten…

Kidnapped Women Kept Diaries

CLEVELAND — Prosecutors say three women held captive in a run-down Cleveland home kept diaries documenting the physical and sexual abuse the…

Goldmans Not Happy OJ May Go Free

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Family members of Ron Goldman say they feel a sense of vulnerability after Nevada authorities granted O.J. Simpson parol…

Senate Confirm FBI Director Comey

WASHINGTON — The Senate has overwhelmingly confirmed James Comey to become FBI director after Sen. Rand Paul ended delaying tactics against …

Firefight Survivor to Get Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama will bestow the Medal of Honor on an Army staff sergeant for courageous action duri…