Washington state utility's nuclear waste shipments suspended

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Officials in Washington state indefinitely suspended a public utility’s authority to ship low-level radioactive waste after the utility mislabeled a shipment. The Tri-City Herald reported (http://bit.ly/2vwGFMk ) Friday that the Washington...

Facebook anonymously launched an app in China

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook anonymously launched a new photo-sharing app in China in a new effort to make inroads in the world’s most populous country. China’s ruling Communist Party controls internet traffic across the country’s borders and tries to keep the...

Trump to request possible probe of China trade practices

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Even as he seeks Beijing’s help on North Korea, President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order asking his trade office to consider investigating China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property, an...

The Latest: DaLaet hot, posts back-to-back eagles at PGA

The Latest: DaLaet hot, posts back-to-back eagles at PGA Associated Press – 12 August 2017 18:16-04:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Bolt ends stellar career with injury; Farah loses, too

Bolt ends stellar career with injury; Farah loses, too Associated Press – 12 August 2017 18:12-04:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

LA deputies' private body cams raise transparency questions

AP Photo/Nick Ut LOS ANGELES (AP) — America’s largest sheriff’s department still lacks a policy for body cameras after years of studying the issue, so hundreds – perhaps thousands – of its deputies have taken matters into their own hands and bought...

Taylor Swift groping trial draws attention to hidden outrage

AP Photo/Jeff Kandyba DENVER (AP) — Taylor Swift’s allegation that a former morning radio host reached under her skirt and grabbed her backside during a photo op is bringing attention to a common but largely hidden outrage for many women, one that few report. A 2014...

Montana's Health Co-op remains standing as others falter

AP Photo/Bobby Caina Calvan HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s health care co-op, one of America’s few remaining alternatives to traditional health insurance, will resume accepting new enrollees Sunday after it voluntarily pulled itself from the state’s...

Chance the Rapper acts as grand marshal of Chicago parade

CHICAGO (AP) — Grammy Award-winning artist Chance the Rapper rode through the streets of his Chicago hometown as grand marshal of the city’s back-to-school parade. The 24-year-old rapper sat atop a white convertible waving at the crowds during Saturday’s Bud...

Val Kilmer to visit Tombstone for Old West-themed event

TOMBSTONE, Ariz. (AP) — Val Kilmer is coming to Tombstone on Saturday for an event to celebrate the life of Doc Holliday, the legendary gunfighter whom the actor famously portrayed in the 1993 movie that was set in the Old West town. Kilmer will participate in several...