US confirms 11th death due to Takata air bags
A 50-year-old woman who died after a car wreck last month in California is the 11th U.S. victim of Takata Corp.'s defective air bag inflators. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration confirmed ...
Sanders tells soda tax opponents to stop using his nameSAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? Saying that too much sugar is a serious health problem, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders told the soft drink industry to stop using his name in ads fighting proposed soda taxes in the San Francisco Bay Area.
NCAA accuses Louisville, Pitino of violations in escort case
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) ? The NCAA accused Louisville of four serious violations and criticized coach Rick Pitino for failing to monitor a former basketball staffer who hired escorts and strippers for sex parties with recruits and players.
UN experts say Saudi coalition violated law in Yemen attackUNITED NATIONS (AP) ? U.N. experts investigating the double bombing of a packed funeral hall in the rebel-held Yemeni capital on Oct. 8 are accusing the Saudi-led coalition of violating international humanitarian law by attacking civilians, the wounded, and medical personnel.
Venezuela suspends recall campaign against President Maduro
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) ? Venezuela's electoral council said it was suspending a recall campaign against President Nicolas Maduro after courts annulled the signature collecting campaign in four states.
Group named in Indiana probe was registering black votersINDIANAPOLIS (AP) ? A Democratic-aligned group at the center of an Indiana investigation into possible voter fraud said Thursday it focused on registering black residents of Indiana because the state had the nation's lowest overall voter turnout in 2014.
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Firefighter thrown up to 20 feet in Portland gas explosion
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) ? An injured firefighter who's being hailed as a hero for helping to evacuate a building before a powerful gas explosion in a Portland shopping district said Thursday he was tossed up to 20 feet by the blast.
Venezuela's electoral authority suspends recall campaign against Maduro over court rulingsCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) ? Venezuela's electoral authority suspends recall campaign against Maduro over court rulings.
Prosecutor: Man who stalked Kendall Jenner was methodical
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? A man charged with stalking Kendall Jenner showed a single-minded focus in his efforts to meet the model and reality show star, even after he knew she was afraid of him, a prosecutor told jurors Thursday.