Scottish leader reaches out to Germany in bid to stay in EU

BERLIN (AP) — The head of the Scottish government has reached out to Germany, the European Union's most populous member, as she tries to keep Scotland in the bloc – and is arguing that Scotland should be able to remain part of the EU without leaving the...

China city suspends search for nuclear fuel facility

BEIJING (AP) — A city in eastern China city on Wednesday suspended preliminary work on site selection for a nuclear fuel reprocessing facility following days of protests by area residents that underscored a growing willingness by the public to oppose projects seen as...

The Latest: 20 gold medals up for grabs at Rio Olympics

The Latest: 20 gold medals up for grabs at Rio Olympics Associated Press – 10 August 2016 07:02-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Ancient ice reveals vital clues about Earth’s past climate

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Inside a huge walk-in freezer in suburban Denver, a college student in a thick parka shoots a jolt of electricity through a yard-long column of ice extracted from Antarctica….

Samsung workers sickened by chemicals in factories speak up

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics, the leader in the global computer chip and smartphone industries, is South Korea's biggest company, with about 100,000 workers. An Associated Press investigation found South Korean authorities let Samsung withhold from...

Pop stars, diplomacy victims of cooling China-Korea ties

Pop stars, diplomacy victims of cooling China-Korea ties Associated Press – 9 August 2016 23:27-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Boys golf: Foltz leads VB to title

DELAWARE — Four Van Buren golfers shot rounds in the 70s on Tuesday as the Black Knights won the Division III portion of the Warrior Jaguar Invitational at the Delaware Golf Club. The Black Knights shot a 311 to top Columbus Wellington Prep School, which was second out of...

Wednesday’s Scoreboard

2016 RIO OLYMPICS Olympic Medals Table Through Tuesday 55 of 306 total medal events Nation G S B Tot United States 9 8 9 26 China 8 3 6 17 Japan 3 1 10 14 Russia 3 6 3 12 Australia 4 0 5 9 Italy 3 4 2 9 Hungary 4 1 1 6 South Korea 3 2 1 6 France 2 3 1 6 Britain 1 3 2 6 Canada 0 1...

The Latest: Rio steps up Olympic security; Media bus hit

The Latest: Rio steps up Olympic security; Media bus hit Associated Press – 10 August 2016 05:45-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

APNewsBreak: Amtrak settlements silencing crash victims

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak has started settling lawsuits with victims of last year's deadly derailment in Philadelphia, and lawyers involved in the process say a strict confidentiality provision prevents them and their clients from talking about how...