Training for a title: Cubs fans take Amtrak through night
ABOARD THE LAKE SHORE LIMITED (AP) ? As the Amtrak train slowly chugged through the Ohio night, past factories along the Lake Erie shore illuminated by pinkish lights, Marvin Thomas stretched across a pair of seats, proudly wrapped in a blue satin Cubs jacket.
Accidental thief returns car with apology, gas moneyPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) ? A Portland, Oregon, woman says her red Subaru was stolen from her driveway ? and then it reappeared with an apology note and gas money.
Joyful spirit at Olympic Stadium turns sour for West Ham
Judge lets Flint residents' lawsuit against state move aheadLANSING, Mich. (AP) ? A Michigan judge ruled in favor of Flint residents who filed a class-action lawsuit against the state and state officials over the city's lead-contaminated water, rejecting a motion to dismiss the case entirely.
US goods orders dip in September with investment down
Senate panel sets hearing on AT&T-Time Warner mergerWASHINGTON (AP) ? The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing in December on the proposed $85 billion merger of communications giants AT&T and Time Warner.
US stock indexes skid but bond yields surge
NEW YORK (AP) ? U.S. stock indexes are lower Thursday afternoon as consumer companies and industrial companies fall. Bond yields are climbing to their highest levels since May. That's helping send bank stocks higher, since they'll earn more from lending as interest rates rise. It's also sending high-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies lower as bonds become more appealing to investors seeking income.
Turkey urges extradition of Muslim cleric over failed coupWASHINGTON (AP) ? Turkey's justice minister on Thursday pressed the United States to extradite a Muslim cleric it accuses of orchestrating the July failed coup attempt or risk seriously harming relations between the two countries.
Police advance slowly on oil pipeline protest camp
Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and driving trucks, military Humvees and buses moved in Thursday to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they ...
Trump targets Bill Clinton ; Michelle Obama boosts Hillary
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Seeking to lash Hillary Clinton to her husband's sprawling post-presidential empire, Donald Trump accused the couple of turning to corruption to enrich themselves while in public service. Michelle Obama boosted Clinton at a North Carolina rally, meanwhile, as the candidate cheered her on.