US to issue more temporary worker visas this summer

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department has decided to offer extra visas for temporary, seasonal workers, a department spokesman said Wednesday. DHS spokesman David Lapan said Homeland Security John Kelly hasn’t decided how many visas will be offered but...

AP Source: Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber

DETROIT (AP) — At least one well-known person has already taken her name out of the running to be Uber’s next CEO. A person close to Sheryl Sandberg tells The Associated Press that the Facebook chief operating officer has no plans to leave the company. The person...

Latest: Canadian accused of stabbing cop appears in court

Police stand guard in front of an apartment building in Montreal, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. U.S. law enforcement authorities say a man allegedly involved in the stabbing of a police officer at a Michigan airport is a Canadian resident. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)...

Report of major California earthquake was false alarm

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The Latest: McDavid wins Ted Lindsay Award to open show

Sidney Crosby, left, and Carl Hagelin of the Pittsburgh Penguins pose with the Stanley Cup before the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local): 5:16...

Roadkill: It’s what’s for dinner under new Oregon law

FILE – In this June 11, 2008, file photo, a wounded deer lies in the road after being hit by a car on the northbound lane of Interstate 295 near Freeport, Maine. In Oregon, under a road kill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed by the governor, motorists...

Government health insurance markets holding up–barely

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin Enough insurers are planning to sell coverage on the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges next year to keep them working – if only barely – in most parts of the country. Competition in many markets has dwindled to one insurer...

The Latest: Bettman says NHL will call more slashes

FILE – At left is an Oct. 2, 2015, file photo showing Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock watching from the bench during an NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings, in Detroit. At center, in a Jan. 13, 2017, file photo, Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella...

Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

FILE – In this June 11, 2008, file photo, a wounded deer lies in the road after being hit by a car on the northbound lane of Interstate 295 near Freeport, Maine. In Oregon, under a road kill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed by the governor, motorists...

AP source: Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

FILE – In this Feb. 10, 2016, file photo, former Detroit Pistons player Chauncey Billups addresses the media in Auburn Hills, Mich. A person familiar with the negotiations says Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is meeting for the second straight day with former NBA star Chauncey...