'Jungle' migrants given last chance to board bus out
Migrants left behind after the Calais "Jungle" was cleared were given a final ultimatum Thursday to evacuate, as operations to raze the huge French camp went into high gear. With the camp almost deserted, demolition crews made faster work of tearing down the makeshift dwellings that had housed thousands of migrants seeking to reach Britain. The interior ministry said Wednesday that nearly 5,600 migrants had been taken into centres around France or accepted into Britain in the three-day clearance operation -- out of the 6,400 estimated to have been living in the camp up until this week.
Voter group wants documents unsealed in Indiana searchINDIANAPOLIS (AP) ? A voter mobilization facing an investigation into possible voter registration fraud asked a court Thursday to unseal documents from an Indiana State Police search of its offices, saying it "has been publicly demonized by the highest state officials in Indiana."
The Latest: Authorities oust protesters from private land
The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Authorities say they have ousted Dakota Access pipeline protesters from a camp they had set up on land owned by the pipeline ...
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.
US charges 61 defendants in call center scam based in India
Trump hits 'corrupt' Hillary Clinton; Mrs. Obama hugs her
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) ? Trailing with time running out, Donald Trump denounced both Hillary and Bill Clinton Thursday as creatures of a corrupt political system who would use another pass at the Oval Office to enrich themselves at the expense of American families. Clinton turned to popular first lady Michelle Obama to rally voters in North Carolina, a state that could deliver a knockout blow to Trump.
The Latest: Trump jokes he should be crowned winner, now
Pumpkins. Hay rides. Swimming pools? Fall heat hits Arizona
Rising star: YouTube playing key role in Google's success
YouTube has emerged as a break-out star in Google's cast of services as the online video site upstages cable television for a younger generation of viewers looking for amusement, news and music on their ...
Amazon triples profit, but shares slide
Online giant Amazon said Thursday its profits more than tripled in the third quarter, but shares fell as the rise was weaker than expected. Amazon extended its string of positive results after years of investments that produced little or no profit, helped by its cloud computing, streaming video and new products and services. Amazon shares tumbled more than five percent in after-hours trade after profit fell shy of most analysts' forecasts.