An attorney for families in an Indiana public housing complex slated to be demolished because of lead contamination says he's investigating whether public officials knew about the problem and allowed children to be "poisoned."
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.
Eric Tucker and Michael Biesecker, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 1:51pm
The State Department says about 30 emails that may be related to the 2012 attack on U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya, are among the thousands of Hillary Clinton emails recovered during the FBI's recently closed investigation into her use of a private server.