Divers find black boxes in AirAsia crash, retrieve 1 of them

PANGKALAN BUN, Indonesia (AP) — Divers retrieved one black box Monday and located the other from the AirAsia plane that crashed more than two weeks ago, key developments that should help investigators unravel what caused the aircraft to plummet into the Java Sea.

  • Written by ACHMAD IBRAHIM, Associated Press

Hot cars at the Detroit auto show

DETROIT (AP) — The North American International Auto Show begins this week in Detroit with media and industry previews. It opens to the public Jan. 17.


'Boyhood' tops Globes; 'Grand Budapest' upsets 'Birdman'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Golden Globes inched closer to legitimacy in its 72nd show, giving awards not just to A-List celebrities, but to the edgier productions that unequivocally deserved recognition, including "Boyhood," ''The Grand Budapest Hotel," and "Birdman."

  • Written by LINDSEY BAHR, AP Film Writer

Boehner's embrace of GOP rebels nudges House caucus to right

WASHINGTON (AP) — Die-hard House conservatives, after bungling a coup against House Speaker John Boehner, now look like winners who are pushing their Republican caucus farther right.

  • Written by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press

Streak of solid hiring bolsters confidence about 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — A healthy month of hiring in December capped the best year for U.S. job growth since 1999, demonstrating that employers are more confident than they've been since the Great Recession began.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer