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U.S. vets 'heartbroken' as civil war overtakes Iraq

DETROIT -- Tony Blair served two tours of duty as an Army infantry sergeant during the eight-year Iraq War and was injured in a roadside bomb explosion.<p>Now the 55-year-old Warren, Mich., resident worries that everything he and hundreds of thousands of other American soldiers fought — and died — for …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

9 Freestanding Kitchen Islands for Every Style

Extra storage and easy to move.<p>Think of it as a piece of furniture — if you ever move, you can take it with you. And it doesn't have to perfectly match your cabinets.

Startup Aims to Skirt Visa Limits With Cruise Ship for Foreign High-Tech Workers

Working in the middle of the ocean without defined citizenship isn't just for pirates anymore. Some say it's the future of doing business.<p>One company …

Immigration

Bill Clinton Gets Laughs at George W. Bush Library Ceremony Video

Former president jokes about being the Bush family's black sheep son and the 43rd president's paintings.

Government

Times Square Was Next Stop for Accused Bombers, Mayor Says

New York's Times Square narrowly missed being attacked by the accused Boston bombers, with the surviving suspect allegedly telling interrogators that …

Boston Marathon Bombing

Bombing Suspects' Mom Regrets Move to US That 'Took My Kids Away From Me'

The mother of the Boston bombing suspects said she will never accept the accusations that her sons carried out last week's deadly attack.<p>"No. I don't …

Justice

$1.44 Dispute Reveals Billions at Stake in Online Customer Feedback

With the growth of such customer review sites as Yelp and TripAdvisor, and e-commerce sites like eBay, anyone with access to the Internet can …

eCommerce

4 Charged in Virginia State University Hazing Death, Student Still Missing

Four men have been charged after allegedly hazing two Virginia State University students by making them walk into the Appomattox River, resulting in …

Crime

Illinois Man Allegedly Killed Five People, Carried One Child to Safety

A 6-year-old girl is fighting for her life today after being shot multiple times and then taken to a neighbor by the man who shot her and killed five …

Crime

Jodi Arias Juror Dismissed After Four Months of Listening to Case

A juror who has spent four months listening to tedious testimony in the Jodi Arias murder trial was dismissed today, just a week before the case goes …

Crime

Feds Search Landfill for Boston Suspect's Laptop

Investigators in white hazmat suits are searching a landfill for a laptop tied to the accused Boston Marathon bombers, a potential lead that emerged …

Crime

'Best Man' Charged in Woman's Fatal Stabbing

A North Carolina political strategist died from stab wounds after she and her husband were allegedly attacked in their home by their close friend and …

Crime

Email Anxiety? Apps to Help Fight Inbox Agita

They sit there, stacking up by the minute. I try to stay on top of them, but I can never arrange them by priority, and then I panic: What if in the …

Apps

Couple Survives Boston Marathon Bombing and Virginia Tech Massacre

Kelly Willard was thrilled when she finished the Boston Marathon. Her cell phone was dead, but she was excitedly waiting to reunite with her husband …

Boston Marathon