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Testimony: GOP staff wanted Democrats off bridge authority
Testimony: GOP staff wanted Democrats off bridge authority

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The former bridge authority official testifying in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial said Wednesday that Republican...

Non-nuclear states advance push for UN treaty to ban nukes

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

GENEVA (AP) — Despite arm-twisting and vocal opposition from nuclear powers like the United States, six non-nuclear countries are pressing forward...

Study may give new respect to our Milky Way neighborhood
Study may give new respect to our Milky Way neighborhood

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Our corner of the Milky Way galaxy may be a bigger deal than scientists thought.

The galaxy is shaped like a disk, with four...

The Latest: UNC Charlotte students march to protest shooting
The Latest: UNC Charlotte students march to protest shooting

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a black man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times...

The Latest: Witness: Christie's office wanted Democrats gone
The Latest: Witness: Christie's office wanted Democrats gone

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the trial in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal (all times local):

2:15 p.m.

The...

Seeking maximum lift from debate, Clinton courts millennials
Seeking maximum lift from debate, Clinton courts millennials

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton sought Wednesday to parlay her widely praised debate performance into stronger support from women, young Americans...

Jury pool narrowed to 750 in church shooting trial

0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The jury pool has been narrowed to just under 750 people in the federal trial of Dylann Roof, who stands charged in the...

A look at Chicago's Tribune Tower as it changes hands
A look at Chicago's Tribune Tower as it changes hands

0 0 min ago

CHICAGO (AP) — A 36-story Chicago landmark, the Tribune Tower, has been sold — gargoyles, flying buttresses and all.

Tribune Media Co....

US soda-tax battle bubbles up in San Francisco Bay Area
US soda-tax battle bubbles up in San Francisco Bay Area

0 1 min ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The national fight over sugary soda is bubbling up in the San Francisco Bay Area, where voters in November will consider a tax...

VW chief: Working on settlement with US for emissions fraud

0 1 min ago

PARIS (AP) — Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller says the company is cooperating with U.S. authorities and hopes to reach a settlement on a fine with the...

Apple partners with Deloitte in pitch to business

0 5 min ago

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is extending its push into selling business technology by forging a partnership with the Deloitte consulting firm to...

Officials: US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosul
Officials: US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosul

0 11 min ago

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — The U.S. is sending 615 more troops to Iraq as the stage is set for an Iraqi-led battle to reclaim Mosul, the northern...

Rape conviction overturned, but board says no to exoneration

0 12 min ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — DNA testing helped overturn a man's conviction for rape after he spent decades in prison, but a Tennessee parole board said...

Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia
Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia

0 13 min ago

NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down in 2014 by...

Pittsburgh's Tribune-Review to become online-only newspaper

0 16 min ago

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review newspaper plans to stop its print edition Nov. 30 and offer an online-only publication in a...

Images of suspect in 1992 Massachusetts slaying released
Images of suspect in 1992 Massachusetts slaying released

0 17 min ago

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A prosecutor on Wednesday released composite images of a suspect in the unsolved slaying of a middle school aide nearly a...

AP: Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases
AP: Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases

0 17 min ago

DENVER (AP) — Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners, business...

Alabama justice 'urged defiance, not compliance' on marriage
Alabama justice 'urged defiance, not compliance' on marriage

0 22 min ago

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore should be removed from office for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage, a lawyer...

Nuclear first strike? Trump's ambiguous debate stance
Nuclear first strike? Trump's ambiguous debate stance

0 22 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's ambiguous answer to a debate question on nuclear restraint raised doubts about his understanding of the...

Takata sells auto interiors unit as recall costs rise

0 23 min ago

DETROIT (AP) — Troubled air bag maker Takata Corp. of Japan is selling its automotive interior trim and seating material operation, raising cash as...

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