Melinda Deslatte, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 2:31pm
While Louisiana's law requiring abortion doctors to have hospital admitting privileges may be jeopardized by this week's U.S. Supreme Court ruling, more limitations on the procedure are planned in the state.
Michelle Rindels, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 2:31pm
Electric carmaker Tesla has received and sold about $20 million in transferrable tax credits from the state, marking some of the company's first moves to tap into a $1.3 billion incentive package that lured a massive battery factory to northern Nevada.
Highlights of the final North Carolina budget agreement as proposed in legislation and the related "money report" crafted by House and Senate leaders. The $22.3 billion plan adjusts the second year of the already-approved two-year budget.
Will Weissert, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 2:31pm
Texas A&M announced Tuesday the creation of a Hispanic health institute aiming to boost Latino participation in clinical research trials — increasing its footprint in the Rio Grande Valley as rival University of Texas inaugurates a new medical school there.
Michael Biesecker, Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 2:20pm
Volkswagen will spend up to $15.3 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tests in what lawyers are calling the largest auto-related class-action settlement in U.S. history.
Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 1:41pm
American hospitality giant Starwood began managing a hotel owned by the Cuban military on Tuesday, opening one of the biggest holes in the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba since Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro declared detente in Dec. 2014.
Paul Holston, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 1:40pm
Ikea is recalling 29 million chests and dressers that can easily tip over and trap children underneath. Six children have been killed and three dozen others injured in the past 27 years, and federal safety officials on Tuesday urged consumers to take immediate action.
Astrid Galvan and Beatriz Costa-Lima, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 1:30pm
A law in Arizona requiring doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges hospitals within 30 miles of a clinic is under new scrutiny after the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday voted to repeal a similar regulation out of Texas.
Melinda Deslatte, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 1:30pm
Louisiana voters this fall will decide whether college systems can boost their own tuition rates, whether to sock away money from oil price booms into savings and whether to rewrite the state's corporate tax laws.
David Warren, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 1:30pm
Three crew members were missing and one was hurt Tuesday after a head-on train collision in the Texas Panhandle that caused several box cars to erupt in flames and led authorities to evacuate residents in the area.