The Dog Writers Assn. of America honors experts in the craft with Maxwell awards and a big ceremony – their version of the Oscars.
NEW YORK ? Sky, a wire fox terrier with scores of best-in-show titles under her furry white belt, added another one to the collection Tuesday night by winning the top prize at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
A crackdown on smuggling rings bringing thousands of Central American children to the U.S. has resulted in 192 arrests and the seizure of $625,000 in U.S. bank holdings, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced.
Rupert Murdoch wants one more jewel for his crown. The 83-year-old media mogul's audacious $80-billion bid to acquire Time Warner was rejected, but people close to Murdoch say that he hasn't given up. Time Warner's stock soared 17% on Wednesday amid news of the overture, nearly reaching the offer price of $85 a share. "Ultimately they will raise their bid to try to get the deal done," media analyst Michael Nathanson said. What's driving Murdoch is the rapid consolidation of pay television distributors, analysts say. The nation's largest cable operator, Comcast Corp., is in the process of acquiring Time Warner Cable. AT&T is buying satellite...