Nuke commission: Safety records falsified at Vermont Yankee

VERNON, Vt. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a senior radiation protection technician at the closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant deliberately falsified safety records for eight mont...

Who can get around the travel ban?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as it allowed a limited version of the Trump administration's travel ban to take effect for now, the Supreme Court carved out a major exception. It said Monday...

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

SEATTLE (AP) — On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limi...

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

SEATTLE (AP) — On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limi...

Who can get around the travel ban?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as it allowed a limited version of the Trump administration's travel ban to take effect for now, the Supreme Court carved out a major exception. It said Monday...

NJ college: Professor fired for racially insensitive remarks

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey community college has fired an adjunct professor after officials say she made racially insensitive comments on Fox News. Essex County College's presi...

Long after riots, Milwaukee neighborhood sees little change

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The scars of the violence that erupted in a Milwaukee neighborhood after a police officer killed a 23-year-old black man remain visible nearly a year later, reminders of how little th...

Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck. He was a busboy...

Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck. He was a busboy...

Greek municipal workers' strike hinders rubbish collection

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek municipal workers are holding a 24-hour strike to press for better employment status, in the latest of a series of protests that have hindered trash collection in major cit...

Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday fired its highly regarded chief foreign affairs correspondent after evidence emerged of his involvement in prospective commercial deals — includi...

School owner admits stealing $2.8M from veterans program

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The owner of a New Jersey computer training center has admitted stealing $2.8 million from a program designed to help veterans find employment. Elizabeth Honig p...

Release of Castile slaying video shocks, angers many anew

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota police officer who pulled over Philando Castile politely told the black driver that his brake lights were out and calmly instructed him not to pull out his handgun bef...

New Zealand lawmaker quits over allegations of secret taping

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A New Zealand lawmaker accused of making secret recordings of a staff member and then lying about what he did says he will quit when his term expires in September. ...

Google's search engine aims to become employment engine

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is trying to turn its search engine into an employment engine. Beginning Tuesday, job hunters will be able to go to Google and see help-wanted listings th...