Alaska governor pitches hometown Wasilla for special session

WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — When Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy called for the Legislature's next special session to be held in Wasilla, some agreed with him that a change of venue would be good for lawmakers s...

EU fines beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev €200M

The world's largest beer company Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) must pay the European Union €200.4 million ($225 million) for breaching anti-trust laws, the European Commission said in a sta...

Symantec and Wynn decline while Zillow and Guardant rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: Symantec Corp., down $2.78 to $19.39 The security software maker's CEO abruptly resigne...

Guns N' Roses sues brewery over its 'Guns 'N' Rosé' beer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The rock band Guns N' Roses is accusing a Colorado brewery of piggybacking off their fame to sell beer and merchandise. The band filed a trademark infringement law...

Blazers force Game 7 with 119-108 victory over Denver

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 32 points, including 17 in the third quarter, and the Portland Trail Blazers staved off elimination to force a decisive Game 7 in their series with Denver with...

For Jay Inslee, a methodical buildup to a long 2020 campaign

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — Sit down in New Hampshire for a leading liberal podcast. Tour flood damage in Iowa. Feed some sheep, shoot some hoops, drink local beer in South Carolina. And along the way...

Four Roses eyes expanded US sales with distillery expansion

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An iconic Kentucky bourbon that reintroduced itself to American whiskey drinkers only last decade is ready to ramp up production in hopes of gaining a greater foothold in the U.S...

2 found dead at prominent Minnesota businessman's home

ORONO, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of two people found at the Lake Minnetonka mansion of Irwin Jacobs, a prominent Minnesota businessman who once owned a minority share in th...

Man picks perfect NCAA tourney bracket heading into Sweet 16

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has made history with a March Madness bracket that's perfect through 48 games on the NCAA.com's "Bracket Challenge," according to the NCAA. Gregg Ni...

Reel-y? New beer can double as motion picture film developer

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 movie film. Dogfish Head Craft Brewery in Delaware created its SuperEIGHT beer afte...

Czech Budweiser brewer worries about Brexit impact

CESKE BUDEJOVICE, Czech Republic (AP) — The Budejovicky Budvar brewery in the Czech Republic has survived a decades-long trademark battle over whether it could call its beer Budweiser. But now it face...

Left or center? Democrats mull best options to beat Trump

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — As she waited to meet former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper at a recent house party in Dubuque, attorney Connie O'Connor was anxious about the liberal direction of the Democratic...

Taste of history: Yeast from 1886 shipwreck makes new brew

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The most distinguishing feature of Jamie Adams' new ale isn't its hoppy bite but its compelling backstory — brewed from yeast in bottles of beer that went down on a doomed steamshi...

Brewery apologizes for beer sharing name with Hindu deity

SALEM, Va. (AP) — A Virginia brewery has apologized for a beer that shares its name with a Hindu deity. Olde Salem Brewing Company said in a statement to WSLS-TV that it was making a...

Scores dead in India after consuming toxic liquor in Assam

The death toll from the liquor poisoning in India's northeastern Assam state has risen to at least 89, with some reports putting the number even higher. The owner of a local brewery and 10 more p...