Poll: Age, income factors in staying with single employer

CHICAGO (AP) — A new poll says more than 40 percent of America's baby boomers stayed with their employer for more than 20 years. But it's unlikely that their children or grandchildren will experience the same job tenure.

  • Written by ADAM ALLINGTON, For The Associated Press

Man behind mall stabbings described as mentally disturbed

TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — A man described by his family as mentally disturbed went on a stabbing rampage hours after leaving a hospital, killing two people and assaulting and stabbing more in a house and a shopping mall before being fatally shot by an off-duty sheriff's deputy, authorities said.


Counseling group cancels conference to target Tennessee law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — By canceling its conference in Tennessee next year, the American Counseling Association wants to put other states on notice that new LGBT laws can carry consequences, the group's leader said.

  • Written by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press

Sexism in French politics: New scandals, and no end in sight

PARIS (AP) — Grabbing breasts, tweaking thong underwear, hitting a female aide in the face — top French politicians stand accused of all this and more, in a wave of allegations emerging recently that have women asking: How do we make it stop?


Islamic State bombing of Shiite area in Baghdad kills 63

BAGHDAD (AP) — A car bomb ripped through a commercial area in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood of Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 63 people and wounding dozens in an attack that was swiftly claimed by the extremist Islamic State group.

  • Written by SINAN SALAHEDDIN, Associated Press