Foreclosure crisis hits older homeowners WASHINGTON — More than 1.5 million older Americans already have lost their homes, with millions more at risk as the national housing crisis takes its toll on those who are among the worst positione...
Jul 22, 2012 | 0 | 4 |
By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated PressAssociated Press
Military spending fight hits foreign oil, biofuel ABOARD THE USS NIMITZ — Some 100 nautical miles northeast of Oahu in the Pacific Ocean, a fleet of U.S. Navy fighter jets slings from the deck of the U.S.S. Nimitz aircraft carrier, leaving thin tr...
Jul 22, 2012 | 0 | 3 |
By OSKAR GARCIA Associated PressAssociated Press
Oil falls on Europe’s economic problems The price of oil is dropping on fresh concerns about Europe’s economy. Benchmark oil fell $1.22 on Friday to end at $91.44 per barrel in New York. Brent crude, which is used to price international ...
Jul 22, 2012 | 0 | 6 |
By SANDY SHORE Associated PressAssociated Press
Ford recalls 2013 Escapes; engines can catch fire DETROIT — Ford Motor Co. is telling owners of one version of the brand-new Ford Escape not to drive the SUVs until dealers can fix fuel lines that can crack and spill gasoline, causing engine fires...
Jul 22, 2012 | 0 | 5 |
By TOM KRISHER Associated PressAssociated Press
Deficit reaches $904.2 billion WASHINGTON — The U.S. budget deficit grew by nearly $60 billion in June, remaining on track to exceed $1 trillion for the fourth straight year. Through the first nine months of the budget year, the...
Jul 15, 2012 | 0 | 4 |
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER Associated PressAssociated Press
Yahoo’s interim CEO faces off with shareholders SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo’s restless shareholders let interim CEO Ross Levinsohn know that they won’t give him much time to fix the troubled company if he gets the job on a permanent basis. Levinsohn f...
Jul 15, 2012 | 0 | 4 |
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE Associated PressAssociated Press
Tube wear detailed at California nuclear plant LOS ANGELES — Federal regulators Thursday disclosed the most detailed information to date on damage at California’s idled San Onofre nuclear power plant, where scores of tubes that carry radioactiv...
Jul 15, 2012 | 0 | 5 |
By MICHAEL R. BLOOD Associated PressAssociated Press