Mark Gillispie and John Seewer, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 4:21pm
Joshua Brown, the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode, had an adventurous streak with a "need for speed" but also was a brilliant innovator and beloved neighbor, say those who knew the Navy veteran.
A Mexican national charged with aggravated murder in the shooting deaths of three people at a rural Oregon blueberry farm had been deported six times, most recently in 2013, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Deb Riechmann, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 4:01pm
Peeling back some of the secrecy of America's drone strikes on suspected terrorists, the Obama administration on Friday said it has killed up to 116 civilians in counterterror attacks in Pakistan, Yemen and other places where the U.S. is not engaged in active, on-the-ground warfare.
George M. Walsh, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 3:51pm
A long-vacant textile mill in a rural upstate New York county was just the kind of place targeted for job growth as part of Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature Start-Up NY economic development program.
Scott Sonner, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 3:51pm
Renown Health is paying $9.5 million to settle allegations of Medicare fraud after its former compliance director-turned whistleblower accused management of encouraging "systemic" overcharging — and sometimes double-billing — of hundreds of patients.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is freezing more than $53 million in aid for towns and millions more for Democratic-backed programs including rape prevention and cancer research over concerns about health care and benefit costs.
A group supporting a 1 percent sales tax increase to fund education is asking the Oklahoma Supreme Court to dismiss a challenge by an anti-tax group seeking to keep the proposal off the November ballot.
Joan Lowy and Tom Krisher, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 2:25pm
The first American death involving a car in self-driving mode presents a dilemma: How aggressively to embrace the potentially life-saving technology after a fatal crash. The driver's history of speeding complicates the question.