HUD awards $900K grant to Alaska village

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The city of Galena, Alaska, has been awarded a $900,000 grant from the federal government to help the remote villag…

Big cruise lines post onboard crime data

MIAMI (AP) — For the first time, the three largest U.S.-based cruise lines on Thursday began posting on their websites more comprehensive da…

Futures rise sharply on steady Fed hand

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures rose sharply on renewed investor confidence in the Fed’s commitment to an aggressive monetary policy, as well …

Chrysler July US sales up 11 percent

DETROIT (AP) — Chrysler’s U.S. sales rose 11 percent last month for the automaker’s best July in seven years. The Auburn Hills, Mich., autom…

Futures rise sharply on steady Fed hand

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are rising sharply on renewed investor confidence in the Fed’s commitment to an aggressive monetary policy, as…

Lawyer: Snowden got asylum in Russia

A Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden says the National Security Agency leaker has received asylum in Russia for one year and left the transit…