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BP Replaces Chairman Hayward, Reports Loss

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The American picked to lead oil giant BP as it struggles to restore its finances and oil spill-stained reputation pledged Tuesday that his company will remain committed to the Gulf region even after the busted well is sealed.

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China Landslide Leaves 21 Missing Amid Floods

Updated: 07/27/2010 - A landslide caused by rains in southern China left 21 people missing Tuesday, adding to a growing death toll from China's worst flood season in a decade, which is expected to worsen with heavy rains forecast across the country.

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Vt. Worker Run Over By Street Sweeper, Survives

Updated: 07/27/2010 - Police in Vermont say a street sweeper backed over a construction worker, leaving only his boots sticking out from under the vehicle. He escaped with only minor injuries.

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Autistic Man Dies In Hot Van In Suburban Philly

Updated: 07/27/2010 - Police say a 20-year-old autistic man died after being left in a hot van following a trip to a suburban Philadelphia theme park. The man was a resident at a facility that provides support and services to people with severe disabilities.

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Kerry Dismisses Leak Papers As Largely Meaningless

Updated: 07/27/2010 - A senior Democratic senator is largely dismissing the significance of classified U.S. military documents released over the weekend that portrayed a range of problems in the Afghan war.

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Occidental Petroleum 2Q Earnings Jump 56%

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The Los Angeles oil company on Tuesday reported earnings of $1.06 billion, or $1.31 per share, up from $682 million, or 84 cents per share in the same quarter a year ago. Revenue increased 29 percent to $4.8 billion.

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NTSB To Vote On Probable Cause Of DC Metro Crash

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The National Transportation Safety Board is expected to vote on the probable cause of last year's Metrorail crash in Washington and recommendations to avoid similar tragedies. The board has begun hearing from investigators Tuesday about the deadly crash.

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Package For Ala. Grandma Contains 6 Lbs. Of Drugs

Updated: 07/27/2010 - A package addressed from "Grandpa Henderson" in San Diego, Calif., to "Grandma Henderson" in Talladega, Ala., wasn't ordinary mail, and it wasn't picked up by any grandmother.

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New MTV Show Attempts To Tackle School Stereotypes

Updated: 07/27/2010 - Each episode of "If You Really Knew Me" focuses on a different school, where students go through a program called Challenge Day. They share their experiences with each other in exercises designed to cut down on bullying and gossiping.

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Treasury To Hold Conference On Fannie, Freddie

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The Treasury Department, under fire for not developing a concrete plan for mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, says it will hold a conference in next month to discuss their future.

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Home Prices Increase 1.3 Pct. In May From April

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index released Tuesday posted a 1.3 percent increase in May from April. Nineteen of 20 cities showed price gains month over month. Only Las Vegas recorded a price decline.

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Whitman: No Interest In White House Run

Updated: 07/27/2010 - Republican California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman says she has no interest in a future run for the United States presidency. She says she is focused on helping recession wracked California climb out of its 12.3% unemployment rate.

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Audit: US Can't Account For $8.7 Billion In Iraqi Funds

Updated: 07/27/2010 - A U.S. audit has found that the Defense Department can't properly account for how it spent about 95 percent of $9.1 billion in Iraqi oil money earmarked for rebuilding the war-ravaged country.

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Animal Expert Takes His Own Advice

Updated: 07/27/2010 - TV host and zookeeper Jack Hanna says he took his own advice and used pepper spray on grizzlies headed toward him.

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3 To Be Arraigned In Katrina Police Shootings

Updated: 07/27/2010 - Three current or former New Orleans police officers will be arraigned on charges they conspired to cover up deadly shootings of unarmed residents after Hurricane Katrina.

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NATO: 1 Missing Sailor Killed In Afghanistan

Updated: 07/27/2010 - A NATO official says that one of two sailors missing in Afghanistan since last week has been confirmed dead. The official says the body of the dead sailor has been recovered and family members informed.

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Oil Spill Legal Mess Likely One Of Costliest Ever

Updated: 07/27/2010 - BP PLC and the other companies involved in the Gulf of Mexico oil spill face fast-multiplying lawsuits likely to spark one of the most drawn-out and expensive legal battles in U.S. history.

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BP Confirms Hayward Departure As CEO

Updated: 07/27/2010 - BP PLC says Tony Hayward will step down as chief executive officer from Oct. 1, to be succeeded by American Robert Dudley. In a statement accompanying its earnings update on Tuesday, BP says the decision was made by "mutual agreement."

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Pentagon Assesses Damage From Posting Of Leaked Documents

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The leak threatens to create deeper doubts about the war at home, cause new friction with Pakistan over its spy agency and raise questions around the world about Washington's ability to protect military secrets.

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Blagojevich Lawyer Irks Judge, May Risk Jail

Updated: 07/27/2010 - Judge James B. Zagel warned attorney Sam Adam Jr. on Monday that he would hold him in contempt if during closing arguments he mentions the witnesses who prosecutors didn't call during trial. Turning red and raising his arms, Adam responded, "I will go to jail over this."

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Poll: A Few Cracks In Obama's Hispanic Support

Updated: 07/27/2010 - The survey of more than 1,500 Hispanics shows they still overwhelmingly favor the Democratic Party over the GOP, and a majority still think Obama is doing a good job.

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