Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land
Law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray evicted protesters Thursday from private land in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, dramatically escalating ...
Apple adds keyboard touch functions to Mac in major refresh
Apple's high-end Mac laptops are getting a touch control strip above the keyboard, part of a long-awaited update aimed at reviving interest in a product often overshadowed by newer gadgets like the iPad ...
Toni Morrison receives Bellow award for lifetime achievementNEW YORK (AP) ? Toni Morrison has received a lifetime achievement award from the PEN American Center.
Pacioretty, Canadiens beat Lightning for 6th straight win
Jury acquits leaders of Oregon standoff of federal charges
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) ? A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government Thursday in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon.
Trump gives $31,000 in October, falling short of $100M boast
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Donald Trump has repeated it so much it's almost part of his stump speech: He's going to put $100 million of his own money into his campaign before Election Day. But new filings show he's got a long way to go if he's going to hit that mark.
Philippine police say town mayor, 9 others killed in gunbattle with anti-narcotics squadKORONADAL, Philippines (AP) ? Philippine police say town mayor, 9 others killed in gunbattle with anti-narcotics squad.
Trump name becomes liability in luxury NY real estate
Trump Place Apartments are luxury living at one of New York's finest addresses, with marble floors, grand entrance halls, attentive doormen and magnificent views across the Hudson River. A group of residents from the complex on Riverside Drive -- on the Upper West Side, a wealthy, generally liberal enclave -- launched a petition two weeks ago to take down the large letters that spell out Trump on the front of the building. The New York billionaire's name is his core asset, emblazed on a dozen skyscrapers dotted around Manhattan, helping him amass a personal fortune that is partly bankrolling his bid for the Oval Office.
Latest: More than 100 arrests as pipeline protesters moved
The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Authorities say more than 100 people have been arrested during an operation to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters ...
Philippine leader Duterte says God told him to stop cursing
MANILA, Philippines (AP) ? The foul-mouthed Philippine president, who once called the pope a "son of a bitch" and told Barack Obama to "go to hell," says he has promised to God he won't spew expletives again.