Correction: Britain-Lava Lamps story

LONDON (AP) — In a Sept. 2 story about the 50th anniversary of lava lamps, The Associated Press erroneously reported that exclusive U.S. rig…

Obama delays Syria vote

Seeking an OK to use military force, but facing stiff resistance in Congress, the president will discuss his plans for Syria during a prime-…

USDA cracks down on Internet pet sales

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department is cracking down on dog breeders who sell puppies over the Internet with new regulations that w…

Big student debt in unexpected places

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don’t let the big price tags nix an application to Harvard or Yale. The average student receiving financial aid on those c…

NAACP launching search for new leader

WASHINGTON (AP) — The next president of the nation’s largest and oldest civil rights group needs to be energetic, charismatic and willing to…