Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

New CEO Barra faces tough task in shedding old GM

WASHINGTON (AP) — "That is not how GM does business."

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

Hits: 126

Read more...

Palestinians: We don't want Kerry mission to fail

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinians are not walking away from U.S.-led efforts to reach a peace deal with Israel, a top Palestinian official said Wednesday, a day after their renewed bid for international recognition of a "state of Palestine" threw Washington's already troubled Mideast mission into further disarray.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

Hits: 118

Read more...

AP Interview: Yanukovych hopes for Crimea's return

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) — Ukraine's ousted president, Viktor Yanukovych, said Wednesday that he was "wrong" to invite Russian troops into Crimea, and vowed to try to persuade Russia to return the Black Sea peninsula.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

Hits: 124

Read more...

Malaysia police: Jet mystery may never be solved

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian police investigation into the pilots of the missing Malaysian jet might turn up nothing, the force's chief said Wednesday, while the head of the international search effort also acknowledged that an air hunt to spot wreckage on the surface of the southern Indian Ocean was not certain of success.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 April 2014

Hits: 127

Read more...

Syrup-makers go high-tech with wireless monitoring

MILTON, Vt. (AP) — Maple syrup production has come a long way from metal buckets hung on trees, but even high-tech operations have had to rely on old-fashioned foot patrols to fix a common problem — leaks.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

Hits: 182

Read more...

New report details racial gap among US children

 

NEW YORK (AP) — In every region of America, white and Asian children are far better positioned for success than black, Latino and American Indian children, according to a new report appealing for urgent action to bridge this racial gap.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

Hits: 151

Read more...

Stocks rise as US manufacturing recovers

NEW YORK (AP) — New signs of life in the U.S. manufacturing sector sent buyers back to the stock market Tuesday. Ford rose after reporting higher sales for March and Intuitive Surgical jumped after regulators approved the company's latest robotic surgery device.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

Hits: 148

Read more...

NATO orders end to cooperation with Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's foreign ministers ordered an end to civilian and military cooperation with Russia on Tuesday and told their generals and admirals to quickly figure out ways to better protect alliance members that feel threatened by Vladimir Putin's Kremlin.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014

Hits: 202

Read more...