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Dell's dismal 1Q illuminates PC maker's challenges

Dell's financial decay worsened during its latest quarter as the company slashed…

Obama picks budget official to run troubled IRS

President Barack Obama picked a senior White House budget official to become the acting…

Texas tornado devastation includes Habitat homes

Habitat for Humanity spent years in a North Texas subdivision, helping build…

Google's products dig deeper into people's lives

For Google CEO Larry Page, happiness is a warm computer. "Technology should…

GOP, Dems challenge Holder over subpoenas to AP

Congressional Republicans and Democrats on Wednesday challenged Attorney General Eric Holder over…

IRS commissioner ousted over tea party targeting

Hurrying to check a growing controversy, President Barack Obama ousted the acting commissioner…

Lawyer: Is boy mature enough to aid murder defense

Attorneys for a 12-year-old California boy charged with killing his sister said…

UN General Assembly approves Syria resolution

The U.N. General Assembly approved an Arab-backed resolution Wednesday calling for a political transition…

US wholesale prices fall 0.7 pct., most in 3 years

Sharp drops in fuel and food costs reduced a measure of U.S.…

Brown budget sends extra $2.9 billion to education

Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday proposed a revised budget that would send an…

Electronic cigarette alert and your office desk

Q: I want to quit smoking and am thinking about trying electronic…

Google CEO discloses 'rare' vocal cord problem

Google CEO Larry Page has disclosed a problem with his vocal cords that…

Minnesota Gov. Dayton signs gay marriage bill

Gov. Mark Dayton on Tuesday signed a bill making gay marriage legal…

Gov't obtains wide AP phone records in probe

The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and…

Honduran police accused as death squads

At least five times in the last few months, members of a…

OJ returns to Las Vegas court in bid for new trial

A weary-looking O.J. Simpson, weighed down by shackles and more than four…

Police ID suspect in New Orleans mass shooting

Police late Monday identified a 19-year-old man as a suspect in the…

19 New Orleans shooting victims included 2 kids

Gunmen opened fire on people marching in a neighborhood Mother's Day parade…

Chris Brown's scary curbside art irks LA neighbors

Grammy-winning musician Chris Brown's neighbors are unhappy with what some are calling frightening…

Mom: Accused boy, 12, 'could never' hurt sister

VALLEY SPRINGS — Authorities have arrested the 12-year-old brother of an 8-year-old…