Honda, Nissan break records as auto sales stay hot in April

DETROIT (AP) — America's love of trucks and SUVs helped push most automakers to healthy sales gains last month as Honda and Nissan reported best-ever April sales. Ford posted record SUV sales, while Toyota broke a record for SUV and truck sales.

  • Written by TOM KRISHER, AP Auto Writers DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writers

Gov't launches new website for student loan borrowers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Education has launched a new website to help people withstudent loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs.

  • Written by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

UN demands protection for hospitals in conflicts

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council responded to an upsurge in deadly attacks on hospitals and medical personnel, unanimously adopting a resolution Tuesday demanding that all parties to conflicts protect staff and facilities treating the wounded and sick.

  • Written by EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press