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BP steadily moving beyond Gulf spill disaster

November 16, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011 file picture, BP PLC’s CEO Bob Dudley pauses during a results media conference at their headquarters in London. BP is not fully past the Deepwater Horizon disaster, the 2010 explosion that killed 11 workers and led to the largest oil spill in U.S. history. The company has [&hellip...

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Stocks close lower after weak retail reports

November 16, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Stock indexes are inching higher in early trading Thursday after U.S. retail giants Wal-Mart and Target turned in mixed earnings reports.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig) NEW YORK (AP) —...

Obama responds warily to sex scandal, FBI probe

November 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama answers a question during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding warily to his administration’s sudden sex scandal,...

Obama blasts senators: ‘They should go after me’

November 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama answers a question during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov.14, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) — Setting an unflinching tone for his second term, President Barack...

Calif. panel rejects quake study near nuke plant

November 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Environmentalist Jim Brown, right, uses a bear’s inability to speak to exemplify “animals rights,” as he addresses the California Coastal Commission meeting in Santa Monica, Calif. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. The California Coastal Commission...

House GOP picks woman for a top leadership post

November 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, speaks to reporters after the House Republicans voted for their leadership for the next session of Congress, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. He is flanked by Majority Leader Eric Cantor,...

US deplores murder of Honduran teen by military

November 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

CORRECTS LAST NAME SPELLING AND ADDS FIRST NAME ‘EBED’ – In this Oct 17, 2012 photo, an image of late Ebed Jaasiel Yanes, 15, sits on his bed at his parent’s home in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. According to his relatives, Yanes was killed...

Border Patrol under scrutiny for deadly force

November 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Aug. 9, 2012, photo, vehicles are parked along the border fence as pedestrians cross the street in Nogales, Mexico. The location is near the site where a U.S. Border Patrol agent being pelted with rocks opened fire toward Mexico, killing a 16-year-old...

Scandal widens; US general’s emails ‘flirtatious’

November 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Jill Kelley leaves her home Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. Kelley is identified as the woman who allegedly received harassing emails from Gen. David Petraeus’ paramour, Paula Broadwell. She serves as an unpaid social liaison to MacDill Air Force...

Plane crashes in Jackson, Miss., neighborhood

November 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Fire fighters re-enter a west Jackson, Miss., home where authorities say a small plane carrying three people crashed shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday evening, Nov. 13, 2012. The home’s resident is believed to have escaped but authorities have not released...