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Biden sees `win' for US in electric vehicle battery deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two big South Korean electric vehicle battery makers have settled a long-running trade dispute that will allow one of them to move ahead with plans to manufacture batteries in Georgi...

Death toll in Taiwan train derailment revised down to 49

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Hualien police said on Sunday (April 11) they had overcounted the death toll of the April 2 derailment accident due to complexity and are now revising the number down ...

AP source: Electric vehicle battery firms settle trade spat

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two big South Korean electric vehicle battery makers have settled a long-running trade dispute that will allow one of them to move ahead with plans to make batteries in Georgia, a pe...

Beachgoer finds body of man whose truck plunged off bridge

MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — The body of a Maryland man whose truck plunged off the side of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel in December was found Friday on a beach in North Carolina, according to his relative...

Man charged in spate of explosions outside ex-friend's home

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York man has been charged with setting off explosives in another man's yard and sending letters to neighbors warning that he planned to continue doing it. ...

Myanmar's security forces kill 82 in Bago: report

A daylong clampdown by Myanmar's security forces killed 82 people in a town near Yangon, the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners monitoring group reported on Saturday. Reports of th...

Myanmar police killed in attack by ethnic armies: report

An alliance of ethnic armies in Myanmar on Saturday attacked a police station in northeastern Shan state, killing at least 10 officers, local media reported. Fighters from the Arakan Army, the Ta'...

Farmer finds car wedged in his truck, 2 people dead inside

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The driver of a large farm vehicle in Vermont arrived at his field to find a car wedged in the frame and the two occupants dead inside, police say. The driver ...

Policy changes help drive US migrant crossings to new highs

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Paying a smuggler, Edgar Mejia could afford to take only one child with him to the United States. He chose his 3-year-old “warrior” son, leaving his 7- and 12-year-olds with ...

Man linked to 5 killings in 2 states makes court appearance

WOODBURY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man facing murder charges in two states made a brief court appearance Thursday and remained jailed awaiting a possible indictment. Sean Lannon appe...

Okta, Silicon Motion rise; Apogee, Constellation fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Thursday: Okta Inc., up $15.92 to $238.48. The cloud computing company gave investors an...

No one in small southwest Missouri town voted on Tuesday

LA RUSSELL, Mo. (AP) — Local elections in April generally attract few voters but a small southwest Missouri town hit a new low this week when not one of its 70 residents cast a ballot. ...

Undocumented migrant worker spotted in truck that caused Taiwan train crash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese migrant worker who had been missing for five years was arrested Wednesday (April 7) after surveillance camera footage revealed he was sitting in the crane tru...

Taiwan military news site accidentally reveals secret radar on outlying island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The military-run Youth Daily News accidentally revealed the presence of a sophisticated secret radar system in the island county of Penghu in the middle of the Taiwan Stra...

AUTO RACING: Short track swing continues at Martinsville

All Times Eastern NASCAR CUP SERIES Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 Site: Martinsville, Virginia. Schedule: Saturday, race, 7...