The Latest: Governor pleased with effort to oust protesters
The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): 6:20 p.m. North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple is pleased with the success of an effort to oust Dakota Access pipeline protesters from ...
Jury hands ex-Penn St. assistant over $7M in defamation case
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) ? A jury awarded a former Penn State assistant football coach $7.3 million in damages Thursday, finding the university defamed him after it became public that his testimony helped prosecutors charge Jerry Sandusky with child molestation.
Police oust oil pipeline protesters from private land
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) ? Law enforcement officers wearing riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray on Thursday ousted protesters from a camp on private land in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
New Zealand officials say countries which decide the fate of Antarctica have agreed to create a huge marine reserveWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) ? New Zealand officials say countries which decide the fate of Antarctica have agreed to create a huge marine reserve.
Apple adds keyboard touch functions to Mac in major refresh
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) ? 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 and iPhone.
As music streaming booms, TuneCore eyes global growth
Enter into the picture TuneCore, which lets musicians bypass labels and distribute directly on streaming sites such as Spotify as well as iTunes and other retailers. TuneCore, launched in 2005 in New York, is seeing fast international growth as streaming -- which allows unlimited, on-demand listening -- becomes mainstream. TuneCore had launched earlier in Australia, Britain, Canada and Japan.
Clinton reaps $53 million in campaign cash in 19 days
Clinton, Michelle Obama make first joint campaign appearance in bid for women's support
By Jeff Mason WINSTON SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton made her first joint campaign appearance on Thursday with one of her most powerful supporters, first lady Michelle Obama, at a North Carolina rally to urge young people and women to vote. Clinton, a former first lady who lost the 2008 Democratic nomination to then-U.S. Senator Barack Obama before becoming his secretary of state, praised Michelle Obama for standing up for the rights of girls and women worldwide, drawing a sharp contrast with Republican nominee Donald Trump. ... But indeed, dignity and respect for women and girls is also on the ballot in this election," Clinton told a crowd of about 11,000.
Man charged in Wisconsin crash that killed 3 Uber passengersMILWAUKEE (AP) ? A man accused of running a red light and slamming his SUV into a car, killing three passengers and injuring their Uber driver, has been charged with a dozen felonies including reckless homicide.
The Latest: Jury awards ex-Penn St. assistant coach over $7MBELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) ? The Latest on a former Penn State assistant football coach's defamation suit (all times local):