CHICAGO (AP) — The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures — the most dangerous kind of obesity — has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study. People whose fat has settled mostly around their waistlines instead of in their...
American Airlines Us Airways Merger,
Communications Workers Of America,
American Airlines Merger,
Us Airways Merger,
WASHINGTON -- Thousands of service agents at American Airlines unionized with their new colleagues at U.S. Airways on Tuesday, making the most of last year's airline mega-merger. In a combined union election, airline employees voted on whether to join CWA-IBT, a joint union of the Communications Workers of America and...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — President Barack Obama is playing a starring role in Kentucky's fierce Senate race, with new ads putting him at the center of the contest for Republican Mitch McConnell's seat despite Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes' explicit effort to distance herself from the unpopular president. "I'm not Barack...
Darren Wilson Shooting,
Darren Wilson Shooting Witnesses,
Ferguson Police Shooting Witnesses,
Ferguson Shooting Witnesses,
Michael Brown Shooting,
Ferguson Police Shooting,
Michael Brown Shooting Witness,
Michael Brown Shooting Witnesses,
WASHINGTON -- The people who saw Michael Brown die all tell a similar story. Several named witnesses have said that Brown was fleeing when Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson fired several shots and that the 18-year-old had turned around and had his hands up when the officer...
It’s unclear whether the persistent questions about “boots on the ground” will yield a more cautious military approach to ISIS or simply an inappropriate tweet from Kenneth Cole. The government announced today that the poverty rate fell to 14.5 percent, meaning there are 45.3 million Americans Mitt Romney is not...