Nautilus, the Vancouver-based manufacturer of fitness machines, said Monday it recorded a first-quarter profit of $10.73 million. That compares with a profit of $5.73 million in the January-to-March period of 2014.
By STEVE PEOPLES and ED WHITE, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 2 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson joined the rapidly expanding 2016 Republican presidential class on Monday, casting themselves as political outsiders in underdog campaigns, eager to challenge the elite of both parties.
By ERICA WERNER, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 5:03 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton is willing to testify once on Capitol Hill later this month about the attacks in Benghazi, Libya, and about her email practices during her tenure as secretary of state, her attorney told lawmakers in a letter Monday.
By NEDRA PICKLER and JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 12:54 p.m.
NEW YORK — Acting in the aftermath of Baltimore's unrest, President Barack Obama helped launch a foundation Monday to take up his campaign to help minority young men by improving education, training and job placement in poor communities across the country.
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 11:34 a.m.
NEW YORK — A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun has died from his injuries, the third New York Police Department officer slain in the line-of-duty in five months, a City Hall official said Monday.
By MATTHEW LEE and LISA LERER, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 11:06 a.m.
WASHINGTON — The State Department said Monday it has no evidence that any actions taken by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton when she was secretary of state were influenced by donations to the Clinton Foundation or former President Bill Clinton's speaking fees.
By SETH BORENSTEIN, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 11:02 a.m.
WASHINGTON — The Obama Administration's hotly debated plan to reduce heat-trapping carbon dioxide from the nation's power plants will save about 3,500 lives a year by cutting back on other types of pollution as well, a new independent study concludes.
By JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press
May 4, 2015 10:59 a.m.
GARLAND, Texas — Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix as part of an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed Monday.