Comcast hopes for a TV windfall from Super Bowl, Olympics

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast's NBC is airing both the Super Bowl and the Olympics in February, a double-whammy sports extravaganza that the company expects to yield $1.4 billion in ad sales, helping it justify the hefty price it's paying for both events.

  • Written by By TALI ARBEL , AP Technology Writer

Senators starting over in search for immigration deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators from both parties started a fresh search Wednesday for compromise immigration legislation, but leaders conceded that the effort won't be easy and were already casting blame should the effort falter.

  • Written by By ANDREW TAYLOR and JILL COLVIN , Associated Press

Car bombs kill at least 27 in east Libya city of Benghazi


BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Twin car bombs exploded as people left a mosque in a residential area of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, killing 27 and wounding over 30 in an attack timed to cause mass casualties among first responders, officials said.


  • Written by By RAMI MUSA , Associated Press