Peanut butter vandal mistakes gathering for Trump rallyAMHERST, Wis. (AP) ? Disorderly conduct charges are pending against a woman who authorities say smeared peanut butter on 30 vehicles outside a gathering in central Wisconsin that she mistakenly thought was a Donald Trump rally.
Trump and Clinton carry campaign barbs into New York charity dinner
By Amanda Becker and Emily Stephenson NEW YORK (Reuters) - Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton took their acrimonious presidential contest to a charity dinner, where Trump drew boos from the well-heeled audience when his jokes veered well into the jagged terrain of his campaign speeches. The candidates shared the stage Thursday night at an annual white-tie dinner in New York City that raises money for needy children and typically offers White House hopefuls a respite from election tensions. Trump, lagging Clinton in national opinion polls, had slugged it out with his rival on Wednesday night at their third and final presidential debate before the Nov. 8 election.
UK-born fashion designer Richard Nicoll dies at 39LONDON (AP) ? Fashion designer Richard Nicoll has died of a suspected heart attack, his family said. He was 39.
Britain, Japan sales boost McDonald's as US growth slows
McDonald's reported unexpectedly strong third-quarter results Friday, fueled by gains in overseas markets that offset sluggish growth in the US. The results "are a testament to the progress we are making to satisfy the needs of today's dynamic customers," said McDonald's chief executive Steve Easterbrook. The strong performance in international restaurants follows an overhaul of McDonald's global structure undertaken by Easterbrook.
US stock indexes head lower in early tradingU.S. stocks veered lower in early trading Friday as investors pored through earnings from General Electric, McDonald's and other big companies. Energy stocks were down the most as crude oil prices headed lower. Technology companies bucked the broader downward trend.
Warner Bros. promises previously unreleased Prince musicWarner Bros. Records says it is about to unveil two projects by the late megastar Prince that include previously unreleased material. According to the St. Paul Pioneer Press (http://bit.ly/2eA07ht ), the ...
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Jury selection set for Ohio police shooting trialCINCINNATI (AP) ? Court officials in Ohio are ready to begin winnowing a large jury pool for the murder trial of a white former police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man during a traffic stop.
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Tesla may enter ride ride-hailing business next yearElectric car maker Tesla Motors has plans to get into the ride-hailing and sharing businesses. The company hinted at the venture earlier this week when it announced that all of its cars would come equipped ...