Design by Taiwanese artist to be painted on United Airlines plane

A design by a Taiwanese-American artist will be painted on a United Airlines Boeing 757 airplane later this year, which is part of her prize for winning a contest sponsored by the American carrier. ...

Chinese man guilty of defrauding Apple out of 1,500 iPhones

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Over the span of two years, a Chinese national in Oregon sent devices that looked like iPhones to Apple, saying they wouldn't turn on and should be replaced under warranty. He didn'...

AP source: Braves draft pick Stewart reaches deal in Japan

NEW YORK (AP) — After failing to sign with Atlanta and losing a grievance against the Braves, 19-year-old right-hander Carter Stewart has agreed to a six-year contract with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks ...

Judge approves $105M fund for California wildfire survivors

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. received approval on Wednesday to establish a $105 million fund to help survivors of recent California wildfires started by the utility's equipmen...

Trump awards medals to public safety officers

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers, including eight who responded to a shooting at a southern California polling place. ...

Democrats slam McConnell for delay on domestic violence bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated Democrats are ramping up their rhetoric as they pressure the Senate's Republican leader to allow a vote on a bill that helps victims of domestic and sexual violence. ...

Tougher vaccine rules move forward in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers moved ahead Wednesday with tougher rules that limit parents from choosing whether to vaccinate their schoolchildren as a handful of opponents shouted "We...

3 more parents plead guilty in college admissions scam

BOSTON (AP) — A married couple and a California businessman are the latest parents to plead guilty in the sweeping college admissions scam. Gregory and Marcia Abbott and Peter Jan Sa...

The Latest: NASCAR 'pleased' with $2B deal with ISC

The Latest on NASCAR's $2 billion deal to acquire International Speedway Corp. (all times Eastern): 12:30 p.m. NASCAR is calling its $2 billion deal with Internatio...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ May 21 The Los Angeles Times on U.S.-Iran relations: Appreh...

Justice Department to turn over some Mueller documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Easing some of the escalating tension between Congress and the White House, the House intelligence committee postponed efforts to enforce a subpoena against the Justice Department on...

The Latest: Judge rules Qualcomm violated antitrust law

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on federal judge's ruling against Qualcomm (all times local): 10:40 a.m. A federal judge has ruled that Qualcomm unlawfully squeezed out ...

Motorist saved after car falls 450 feet off California cliff

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — A woman was rescued after the car she was driving plunged 450 feet (137 meters) down a Northern California cliff and a bicyclist just happened to witness the accident. ...

On the Money: How new rules for debt collectors affect you

NEW YORK (AP) — The next text message you receive may not be a funny picture from your mom, or an update on how late your friend will be to brunch. It could be a debt collector. ...

Judge rules Qualcomm violated antitrust law

Qualcomm's stock is tumbling before the opening bell after a federal judge ruled that the company unlawfully stifled cellphone chip market competition and charged excessive licensing fees. ...