Peter Prengaman and Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 4:21pm
Senators deciding whether to oust President Dilma Rousseff headed into a long night of debate Tuesday, with so many wanting to speak that the judge presiding over the impeachment trial put off the final vote until Wednesday.
In a story Aug. 28 about Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island evaluating proposals for clean-energy projects, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of Rhode Island's deputy commissioner of energy. He is Nick Ucci, not Rick Ucci.
Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 3:34pm
Construction workers on a bus involved in a fatal crash were heading to Baton Rouge to apply for flood-remediation jobs with a company partly owned by an Arkansas legislator, an attorney for the company said Tuesday.
Jim Suhr, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 3:32pm
A former Monsanto Co. financial executive who tipped off regulators about the agribusiness giant's accounting practices involving rebates for its Roundup weed-killer will get nearly $22.5 million as a whistleblower, federal securities regulators announced Tuesday.
John-Thor Dahlburg, Brandon Bailey and Shawn Pogatchnik, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 3:21pm
The European Union ordered Apple on Tuesday to pay nearly $15 billion in back taxes to Ireland, plus billions more in interest, in a move that dramatically escalates the fight over whether America's biggest corporations are paying their fair share around the world.
Ohio State University is requiring its roughly 150 alumni clubs and societies to keep mum when it comes to disparaging comments about the school, or risk losing the money and other perks it provides them. For the most part, they are signing on.