March-13-2013-Hostess Brands Inc. Chief Executive Officer Greg Rayburn said Flowers Foods Inc. (FLO)'s bid to buy most of the bankrupt baking company's bread brands is going through U.S.
March-13-2013- Google Outruns Real Penalties From Street View Lawsuit. Penalty for violating thousands of citizens' privacy?
March-13-2013-U.S. retail sales rose more than expected in February as Americans bought motor vehicles and a range of other goods even as they paid more for gasoline, suggesting consumer spending this quarter will hold up despite higher taxes.
March-13-2013-The Obama administration bluntly warned North Korea on Monday that it will use military force if necessary to protect the United States and its allies in Asia from a North Korean nuclear strike or to prevent the impoverished North from selling nuclear weapons
March-13-2013-ISTANBUL—Kurdish militants freed a group of Turkish soldiers and officials they had held captive in northern Iraq for more than a year, marking the most concrete result to emerge from new peace talks aimed at ending a three-decade insurgency.
March-13-2013-NEW DELHI: Stung by the strong Indian reaction to its decision not to send the two accused marines back to India for trial, Italy on Wednesday said it was ready to negotiate the case on the basis of international law as the two were facing trial in the case
March-13-2013-The Malaysian government issued a statement on Wednesday “strongly” denying allegations authorities abused Filipinos living and working in Sabah during operations to combat Philippine-based invaders pursuing a land claim
March-13-2013-The United States is quite apathetic to President Barack Obama's upcoming visit to Israel and is not hanging its hopes on any political breakthroughs.
March-13-2013-Travelers are getting back on the move Wednesday, a day after heavy snowfall caused cancellations and delays across much of northern Europe
March-13-2013-The footage of Paul Marshallsea grabbing the shark's tail as it swam towards paddling children was broadcast around the world and he was hailed a hero
March-13-2013-CAIRO -- A call by Egypt's top prosecutor encouraging citizens to arrest anyone breaking the law or committing a crime has stoked fears of vigilante groups taking over police duties at a time of growing tension and lawlessness.
March-13-2013-As she listened to the story, read in English by a storyteller from the British Council, the Duchess joined in with children miming some of the words in sign language - including putting on a crown.
March-13-2013-Mayor Michael Bloomberg says "the best science" is behind his controversial ban on large-sized sugar-sweetened beverages, which was overturned by a lower court earlier this week, but that doesn't mean all scientists agree.
March-13-2013-They say history repeats itself - and sometimes it doesn't wait very long. Case in point: the brouhaha over inflammatory anti-Islamic advertisements posted Monday on the outside of 10 Muni buses.
March-13-2013-WASHINGTON - The Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday passed two measures intended to curb gun violence, and the bills are now likely to go to the Senate floor for a full vote.
March-13-2013-Double murder suspect captured after daylong standoff in Oregon »Play Video Medics load double murder suspect Michael Boysen into an ambulance after a daylong standoff with police outside a Lincoln City motel. VIKEN Z KOKOZIAN , INFO-AWARENESS
March-13-2013-EASTON, Mass. - The three Republicans running in the state's U.S. Senate special election have sparred in their first debate of the campaign.
March-13-2013-James Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, may have been the one to make the video of Mitt Romney's damning remarks about the "47 percent" in the run-up to the presidential election last year go mainstream, but the man who actually shot .
March-13-2013-GODLEY, Ill. - Harry and Trevor McDaniel, boy scouts from Troop 459 in Godley, Ill., officially earned the rank of Eagle Scout at the Eagle Board of Review on Dec. 3, 2012, but they had their Eagle Scout ceremony at the Gardner American Legion on March.
March-13-2013-Irish lenders, including units of Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc and KBC Groep NV , may be penalized if they fail to tackle “unprecedented levels” of mortgage arrears, the central bank said.
March-13-2013-MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. expects semiconductor sales to rise as much as 7.8 percent this year and plans to adopt the name of its SunEdison project development unit.
March-13-2013-FRANKFURT - Commerzbank said on Wednesday that it would repay a taxpayer bailout and ask shareholders for more capital, moves that would reduce the German government's influence over the bank but also dilute current shareholders.
March-13-2013-Canadian heavy oil strengthened on the spot market for a second day, reaching its strongest price relative to the U.S. benchmark in almost five months.
March-13-2013-With so much uncertainty in the financial markets, there are few outcomes over which investors have much control. One area where informed decision-making can consistently pay off is tax planning.
March-13-2013-Euro-area industrial output fell more than economists forecast in January, adding to signs that the region's recession extended into the first quarter.
March-13-2013-The tablet market in every respect is poised to explode in coming years, according to separate industry forecasts released this week.
March-13-2013-A report by auction website eBay has found that paying for advertising in the form of keywords on search engines has little effect on sales.
March-13-2013-A new report by Pew Internet & American Life Project says 78 percent of young people ages 12 to 17 have cellphones - and nearly half of those phones are smartphones.
March-13-2013-We've known last January that Nokia was working on a version of their successful Lumia 920 that will work on Verizon's network.
March-13-2013-VMware today announced Hybrid Cloud Services, a new business unit that puts it in closer competition with Amazon's Web Services for enterprise's cloud service needs.
March-13-2013-The latest version of the iOS app allows you to see if an item can be shipped to your local store and to set different delivery options for multiple products.
March-13-2013-Fatty arteries may not just be a curse of modern unhealthy lifestyles, say researchers who used scans to look at the heart health of mummies.
March-13-2013-Reviewed by F. Perry Wilson, MD, MSCE; Instructor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Action Points.
March-13-2013-Stopping smoking cuts the risk of heart disease even if it leads to significant weight gain, a US study says. Researchers writing in the Journal of the American Medical Association say the prospect of weight gain makes some smokers reluctant to stop
March-13-2013-As other nations begin to ban cosmetics that have been tested on animals, the pressure and focus turns to the U.S.. lab mouse. A laboratory mouse looks over the gloved hand of a technician at the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine.
March-13-2013-Mars was capable of supporting microbial life in the distant past, scientists announced Tuesday. They reached this conclusion after studying the latest observations from NASA's Curiosity rover, which just analyzed the first-ever sample collected from the
March-13-2013-If you're swimming in the Black Sea, beware dolphins with weapons strapped to their heads. dolfin.jpg. flickr/mr_t_in_dc. Update!
March-13-2013-In the high desert of the Chilean Andes, 16,500 feet above sea level, a $1.5 billion international telescope was brought to full power on Wednesday, enabling mankind to peer deeper into space and further back in time than ever before.
March-13-2013-As the era of President Hu Jintao and Prime Minister Wen Jiabao ends, China can look back at 10 years of economic growth. But many are pointing to corruption, stagnation and environmental devastation.VIKEN Z KOKOZIAN , INFO-AWARENESS