April 11, 2013 A nearly 14 percent drop in first-quarter sales of PCs is attributed in large part to interest in mobile devices — as well as a lukewarm reaction Microsoft's latest operating system.
April 11, 2013 About 3.4 million vehicles produced since 2000 are subject to the recall due to faulty airbag inflators.
April 10, 2013 William Mastro says he altered the 1909 Honus Wagner card that sold for $2.8 million in 2007. He also admits he used shill buyers to drive up the price of other memorabilia.
April 10, 2013 Sir Robert Edwards, whose research led to the world's first "test-tube baby," overcame enormous controversy surrounding his work.
April 10, 2013 The USPS says Congress gave it no choice but to continue Saturday mail delivery despite its plan to cut back and save money.
April 10, 2013 The bill would make it a crime, punishable by prison and a steep fine, to offend religious feelings.
April 10, 2013 The White House is gearing up for another round of difficult budget negotiations. Republicans are opposed to tax increases in the president's plan, while Democrats don't like its new math on entitlement benefits.
April 9, 2013 Adm. Samuel Locklear says the U.S. could intercept a ballistic missile launched at the U.S. homeland or Pacific allies.
April 9, 2013 KPMG withdraws as accountant for nutrient-supplement supplier Herbalife and footwear maker Skechers USA after the companies say one of the auditor's partners may have traded in confidential information on the two companies.
April 9, 2013 The Focus is the best-selling "nameplate" worldwide, followed by the Toyota Corolla, new data show.
April 9, 2013 People across the Gulf region say they felt feeling the quake, which hit near the city of Bushehr, the location of an Iranian nuclear power plant. At least three people reportedly are dead.
April 8, 2013 Two British scientists say that increased levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere could mean more unpredictable turbulence on trans-Atlantic flights.
April 8, 2013 Thatcher was Britain's first female prime minister and its longest-serving premier since the 19th century. She is widely credited with playing a key role in ending the Cold War. Thatcher died Monday at age 87.
April 8, 2013 A woman hailing from a place many U.S. conservatives once viewed as a hopeless bastion of liberalism has become an enduring figure for the right. Just as Ronald Reagan helped move conservatism from the fringes of U.S. politics, Margaret Thatcher helped do the same on the international stage.
March 29, 2013 Many of those stranded on the floes were ice fishing. The rescue was complicated by high winds and waves.