The battle for holiday shoppers heats up NEW YORK — This holiday shopping season, it’s Amazon vs. everyone else. The online giant has attracted customers from big store chains like Wal-Mart and Best Buy with low prices and convenient ship...
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By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO and MAE ANDERSON Associated PressAssociated Press
Advocates press Obama for fewer deportations WASHINGTON — Advocates are demanding that President Barack Obama use his powers as chief executive to stop deportations of more people among the estimated 11 million immigrants living here illegall...
Nov 28, 2013 | 0 | 12 |
By ALICIA A. CALDWELL Associated PressAssociated Press
O.J. lawyers promise more appeals LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson has spent the last six months anxiously awaiting a judge’s ruling that he hoped would spring him from the prison where he has spent the last five years on an armed robbery ...
Police review journal of teen held captive TUCSON, Ariz. — Police on Wednesday were poring over a journal they say a 17-year-old girl kept while she and her two younger sisters were imprisoned by their mother and stepfather in their Tucson ...
Nov 28, 2013 | 0 | 11 |
By JACQUES BILLEAUD Associated PressAssociated Press
Buses draw holiday travelers CHICAGO — As millions of Americans hurtle through the jumble of transportation arteries for Thanksgiving, many are discovering that bus travel may be the cheapest, comfiest and even coolest way to ...
Nov 27, 2013 | 0 | 13 |
By JASON KEYSER Associated PressAssociated Press
Rain, snow threaten to snarl holiday travel NEW YORK — Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to book earlier flights Tuesday to avoid a sprawling storm bearing down on the East Coast with a messy mix of snow, rain and wind that threatened to snar...
Nov 27, 2013 | 0 | 12 |
By MEGHAN BARR Associated PressAssociated Press
Travelers cast wary eye as storm moves east DALLAS — A winter storm blamed for at least 11 fatal accidents in the West, Texas and Arkansas threatens to dampen the Thanksgiving holiday for millions of Americans traveling this week. Nearly 300...
Nov 26, 2013 | 0 | 15 |
By DAVID WARREN and SCOTT MAYEROWITZ Associated PressAssociated Press
Newtown gunman’s motive still unknown HARTFORD, Conn. — Why Adam Lanza went on his murderous shooting rampage at a Newtown elementary school is a mystery and may never be known, prosecutors said in a report Monday as they closed their ...
Nov 26, 2013 | 0 | 14 |
By MICHAEL MELIA and PAT EATON-ROBB Associated PressAssociated Press