Astronomers have for the first time managed to determine the color of a planet outside the solar system, a blue gas giant some 63 light years away.
A police official says a suicide bomber detonated his explosives near a moving convoy of African Union troops in Somalia’s capital, killing himself and at least two others.
A big jump in gasoline prices pushed wholesale inflation up in June by the largest amount in nine months. But underlying inflation showed only a modest gain.
The bodies of less than half of the 50 people believed dead in a runaway oil train’s explosive derailment have been recovered, nearly a week after the accident which demolished a large part of a Quebec town.
Wells Fargo, the biggest U.S. mortgage lender, says its second-quarter profit surged 20 percent after it reduced expenses.
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a western Pennsylvania bank robber was long and tall, but probably not named Sally — despite outward appearances.
Instead police in Richland Township, near Johnstown, believe the robber was a 6-foot, 6-inch
LONDON (AP) — British officials have refused to hold a public inquiry into the death of former Russian intelligence officer Alexander Litvinenko, a coroner said Friday, quashing what he described as the best hope of finding out what
NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase, the country’s biggest bank by assets, says its second-quarter earnings surged as consumer deposits rose and credit card volumes increased.
The bank made $6.1 billion in the second quarter after stripping out
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the director of national intelligence, James Clapper has told Congress that the regime of Moammar Gadhafi would likely prevail in Libya, that Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood party was “largely secular” and that the National Security
Police are awaiting autopsy results before determining how two people died in a hotel in a Kansas City suburb.