NBC’s Morales moves West to ‘Access Hollywood’

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC “Today” show anchor Natalie Morales is moving West to become host of the entertainment show “Access Hollywood,” but will keep a role on the morning program. Morales has been the news anchor for the “Today” show and...

Court: White Ohio Officers’ Trial Can’t Move To Black Suburb

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio appeals court says five white Cleveland police supervisors accused of failing to stop a chase that ended with officers killing two black suspects can’t face charges in the predominantly black suburb where the shooting happened. Cleveland.com ( )...

GM To Resume Production At 4 Plants Idled By Japan Quakes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — General Motors is on track to resume full operations at four North American plants where vehicle assembly was halted because of supply chain interruptions caused by earthquakes in Japan last month. Manufacturing that was put on hold on April 25 is expected...

Arrest Made After Latest Bomb Threats Made To Ohio Schools

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio say they have arrested a boy after recent bomb threats caused Lebanon (LEHB’-uh-nuhn) schools to cancel classes and evening activities. Police say the boy has been taken to a juvenile detention center on a charge of inducing panic....

Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough

SEATTLE (AP) — A massive habitat restoration effort by the U.S. government doesn’t do nearly enough to improve Northwest salmon runs, a federal judge ruled Thursday, handing a major victory to conservationists, anglers and others who hope to someday see four dams on...

Tesla Motors brushes off 1Q net loss, accelerates plans

AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein DETROIT (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. brushed off a big first-quarter loss and cheered investors with news that it plans to accelerate its production plans. Tesla’s loss rose 84 percent to $282 million in the first quarter as...

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian latest names to visit Havana

AP Photo/Desmond Boylan HAVANA (AP) — Rap superstar Kanye West, his wife Kim Kardashian and members of her reality-show-star family are the latest celebrities to visit Havana. They stopped at the Museum of Rum on Wednesday, stepping out of a hot-pink antique American...

Attorney: Prince arranged to meet addiction doctor

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In his final weeks, Prince hid signs of trouble from his fans, stonewalling reports of an overdose that required an emergency plane landing and making a brief public appearance to reassure them. But privately, the superstar was in crisis, seeking help...

US government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws and can’t be enforced, the U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday, putting the state on notice that it is in danger of being sued and losing hundreds of...

US declares Aleppo cease-fire, Syria says only for 48 hours

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Sporadic violence persisted in Aleppo on Wednesday as U.S. officials announced an agreement had been reached with Russia to extend Syria’s fragile cease-fire to the deeply contested northern city. The Syrian military said the truce would last...