Posted: 04/09/2014 - The stock market is sharply higher as investors got some encouraging news about interest rates and as U.S. corporate earnings got off to a good start.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - The head of the search effort says he believes searchers are closing in on the "final resting place" of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - President Barack Obama returned to the grieving Army post Wednesday where he first took on the job as the nation's comforter five years ago, mourning with families and uniformed comrades of those killed during last week's Fort Hood shooting spree. "We somehow bear what seems unbearable," he declared.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - Security is tight at Fort Hood where a memorial ceremony will be held a week after a gunman fired on fellow soldiers, killing three and wounding 16.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - The frustrating monthlong search for the Malaysian jetliner received a tremendous boost when a navy ship detected two more signals that most likely emanated from the aircraft's black boxes. The Australian official coordinating the search expressed hope Wednesday that the wreckage will soon be found.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - An emergency official says several people were stabbed at a high school near Pittsburgh and a suspect has been taken into custody.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - Medicare paid a tiny group of doctors $3 million or more apiece in 2012. One got nearly $21 million.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - Dozens of families who lost loved ones during Sept. 11, the Connecticut elementary school shootings and similar attacks are coming together to financially help victims of last week's shooting at Fort Hood.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - Officials say more than three dozen people are possibly ill with the highly contagious Norovirus while onboard a cruise ship sailing to ports in California.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - Stocks are closing higher as the market stabilizes after a three-day slump.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents and Chancellor John Sharp today presented Texas A&M University with the original Memorandum of Agreement, Employment Contract and House Deed of Sale of former Texas A&M Head Football Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant. Bryant’s son, Paul, was unable to attend the ceremony, but said he was very appreciative of the invitation and gesture by Texas A&M.