Women have another reason to exercise: It may help prevent kidney stones. You don’t have to break a sweat or be a super athlete, either. Even walking for a couple hours a week can cut the risk of
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The Liberian government awarded some $8 billion in contracts to multinational companies without following its own laws, according to a draft of a new audit that reviewed dozens of deals.
Critics say the way
WASHINGTON (AP) — A survey of U.S. service firms says the sector expanded at a slower pace in April than March, as companies reported less business activity and couldn’t raise their prices.
The Institute for Supply Management said
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court says the state health department must list the names of both spouses in a same-sex relationship on a child’s birth certificate.
The court ruled Friday that the department must
WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories fell in March by the largest amount in seven months but a key category that signals business investment plans managed a small increase.
The Commerce Department says factory orders dropped 4
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Kobe Bryant is in a court battle to try to keep his mother from auctioning off mementoes from his high school days in Pennsylvania and his early NBA career.
A southern New Jersey auction
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have charged an upstate New York man with starting the house fire that killed a father and three of his young children and left a fourth child in critical condition.
Schenectady police Lt.
BOSTON (AP) — Funeral arrangements for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect killed in a shootout with police are being handled by a funeral home that has experience with Muslim services.
Peter Stefan, owner of Graham Putnam and Mahoney
DUBLIN (AP) — A man suspected of involvement in the Real IRA faction’s killing of two British soldiers in Northern Ireland in 2009 has been acquitted of murder charges after a judge dismissed the forensic evidence and ruled
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — In the aftermath of a building collapse that killed more than 500 people, Bangladesh’s garment manufacturers may face a choice of reform or perish.
Home to five factories that supplied clothing to retailers in