WASHINGTON - For Pentagon officers who cut their teeth during the Cold War, the prospect of U.S. battlefield cooperation with Russia in Syria is not only uncomfortable. It's also unprecedented. Against that background, the reactions of U.S.
WASHINGTON - Another U.S.
An Indiana man who police say mailed dead skunks and a raccoon to a man chosen over him as school basketball coach has been arrested on stalking, animal cruelty and other charges, police said on Wednesday. Travis Tarrants, 40, was also accused of spray painting the victim's car with such
LOS ANGELES - Stars of Fox's new television show "Pitch" showed up to the West L.A. Little League Field Tuesday night to celebrate the premiere of what could be a catalyst for female athletes crossing over into "male sports."
When parents find out their newborn carries a gene mutation linked to cystic fibrosis, many use the information unexpectedly or inappropriately, according to a new study. More than 30,000 people in the U.S.
ROME - Investing in rural areas is crucial to slowing the migration of millions of desperate people from farms to city slums, helping to end poverty and boosting the economies of developing countries, a U.N. agency said on Wednesday.
LONDON - Oil prices extended losses on Wednesday after falling by as much as 3 percent in the previous session amid concerns that rebalancing the global oil market will take longer than originally envisaged.
CHICAGO - Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) at 8:30 a.m. CDT (1330 GMT) on Wednesday. NOTE: CBOT September contracts expire at 12:01 p.m. CDT. WHEAT - Down 2 to 3 cents per bushel
NEW YORK/FRANKFURT - German drugs and crop chemicals company Bayer has won over U.S. seeds firm Monsanto with an improved takeover offer of around $66 billion, ending months of wrangling after increasing its bid for a third time.