- Radar shows tornado touched down at Denver airport
18 Jun. 20137:25 PM ET
DENVER (AP) — Radar indicated a tornado briefly touched down Tuesday over the east runways of Denver International Airport, where thousands of people took shelter in bathrooms, stairwells and other safe spots until the dangerous weather passed, officials said.
- Bill would honor Buffalo Soldiers' role in parks
18 Jun. 20134:59 PM ET
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In the decades after the Civil War, the nation's first black Army regiments guarded Yosemite and Sequoia national parks against poaching and timber thefts, a role that in hindsight made them some of the United States' first park rangers.
- United adds spending requirement for elite status
18 Jun. 20132:12 PM ET
CHICAGO (AP) — United Airlines is making it a little harder to get a higher frequent-flier status.
- Burberry showcases latest menswear in London
18 Jun. 20131:44 PM ET
LONDON (AP) — Womenswear and accessories like handbags may be the mainstays of the luxury goods market, but right now menswear is where the growth is.
- New book explores the not-so-miserable only child
18 Jun. 201312:08 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — No kids, one kid, four kids: There's no end to the debate over why people decide on a certain number.
- Wake-up call: Starbucks to post calorie counts
18 Jun. 201310:59 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks has a new way to wake up its customers: showing the calories in its drinks.
- Boeing nets orders for 102 stretch 787s
18 Jun. 20139:54 AM ET
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Boeing Co. won major orders from five customers for a stretched-out version of its popular 787 Dreamliner jet at the Paris Air Show Tuesday, further evidence of a strengthening market for more expensive long-haul jets.
- Saatchi admits assault on wife Nigella Lawson
18 Jun. 20138:37 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — Prominent British art collector Charles Saatchi has admitted assault and accepted a police caution after published photos showed him grasping the throat of his wife, celebrity chef Nigella Lawson.
- NYC aims to require composting of food scraps
17 Jun. 201310:59 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Legions of apartment dwellers will soon be asked - and may eventually be ordered - to start collecting food scraps for composting, under Mayor Michael Bloomberg's latest bid to make the Big Apple greener.
- UK report: Saatchi cautioned over assault on wife
17 Jun. 20137:40 PM ET
LONDON (AP) — Art collector Charles Saatchi has been cautioned over a dramatic assault on his TV presenter wife Nigella Lawson captured by a tabloid photographer just outside a fancy London restaurant.
- Thrifty says offer of free rental car was mistake
17 Jun. 20136:43 PM ET
DALLAS (AP) — Thrifty Car Rental says it's sorry, but many customers who were offered a free one-day rental won't be getting that after all.
- Anger in southern Egypt over Islamist governor
17 Jun. 20135:18 PM ET
LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — Angry tourism workers and activists in Luxor threatened Monday to block a newly appointed Islamist governor from his office because of his links to a former militant group that killed scores of people in a 1997 attack in the ancient city and devastated Egypt's sightseeing industry.
- Food companies work to make it look natural
17 Jun. 20134:35 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Here's the latest goal for food makers: Perfect the art of imperfection.
- Businessman tries his luck at building pot brand
17 Jun. 20133:32 PM ET
SEATTLE (AP) — For the activists who led the effort to legalize recreational marijuana in Washington state last fall, Jamen Shively was one of their biggest fears: an aspiring pot profiteer whose unabashed dreams of building a cannabis empire might attract unwanted attention from the federal government or a backlash that could slow the marijuana reform movement across the country.
- Danish mothers hold public breastfeeding protest
17 Jun. 20131:00 PM ET
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Hundreds of Danish mothers have held a breastfeeding protest outside Copenhagen's City Hall after customers at a cafe told a woman suckling her baby in public that it was disgusting.