Malone University Receives $1 Million Music Program Donation

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio university has announced it received a huge donation from a longtime supporter. The Akron Beacon Journal reports ( ) that Malone University received a $1 million donation for its music program from Ann Leech. Leech instructed the money go toward...

Official: $4B bond meant as jab at trend of exorbitant bonds

BELTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas court official says the $4 billion bond she imposed on a suspect was meant as a jab to highlight that bonds are often set so high that defendants can’t get out of jail. Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown said Friday that...

Japan PM holds talks with Trump, looks to win trust

President Donald Trump welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed Japan’s prime minister to the White House with...

Foreign workers in Hawaii may be catching seafood illegally

AP Photo/Caleb Jones HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities may have been violating their own state laws for years by issuing commercial fishing licenses to thousands of foreign workers who were refused entry into the country, The Associated Press has found. About 700 of these...

Iranians trample on US flag, mark 1979 Islamic Revolution

Iranians march on a portrait of U.S. President Donald Trump and the picture of U.S. flag in an annual rally commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution, which toppled the late pro-U.S. Shah, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. (AP...

Durant still loves Oklahoma City despite fans’ frustrations

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant lays up a shot against the Chicago Bulls during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As much as it still hurts for so many Oklahomans to...

The Latest: Trump welcomes Japanese prime minister

President Donald Trump shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to Washington and...

Trump’s pick for health and human secretary takes office

Vice President Mike Pence administers the oath of office to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, accompanied by his wife Betty, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, in the in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)...

Court rules in favor of worker in gig economy lawsuit

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Court of Appeal has ruled that a plumber was entitled to employment rights in a case seen as a key test of labor rules in the new gig economy. The case Friday was brought by Gary Smith, who worked for Pimlico Plumbers for six years until 2011....

Iran celebrates anniversary of 1979 Islamic Revolution

Iranians march on a portrait of U.S. President Donald Trump and the picture of U.S. flag in an annual rally commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution, which toppled the late pro-U.S. Shah, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. (AP...