07/09/14 12:00 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators consider fines up to $500 for those wasting water during state's drought.
07/08/14 07:16 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seoul says North Korea launches projectiles into its eastern waters in apparent test-fire.
07/08/14 07:01 PM
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — With Neymar out injured, just about everyone in Brazil knew it would be tough against Germany. Nobody ever expected this. The Germans tore apart Brazil's porous defense time and time again Tuesday, routing the hosts 7-1 in the World Cup semifinals, the largest...
07/08/14 06:30 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry has accepted President Barack Obama's offer to discuss the immigration crisis with faith leaders and local officials in Dallas. The governor's office says Perry is pleased to meet with the president, who will be in Dallas on Wednesday and Austin on...
07/08/14 06:00 PM
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Germany thrashes Brazil 7-1 to reach World Cup final.
07/08/14 05:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Investors unloaded stocks for a second straight day ahead of a slew of corporate earnings that will help them determine whether a recent run-up in the market is justified. The selling Tuesday follows record closes last week. The Dow Jones industrial average ended below 17,000,...
07/08/14 04:00 PM
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07/08/14 03:55 PM
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07/08/14 03:58 PM
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07/08/14 03:57 PM
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07/08/14 03:56 PM
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07/08/14 03:48 PM
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African officials say at least 52 people injured in train collision in Durban city.
07/08/14 03:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers increased their borrowing at a slower pace in May compared to the prior month. Overall credit rose by $19.6 billion in May, down from a gain of $26.1 billion in April, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday. The relatively modest increase should help to feed slow but...
07/08/14 03:30 PM
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's government says presidential compound has been secured following militant attack.
07/08/14 03:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer borrowing up $19.6 billion in May; gains slow after sudden April acceleration.
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