Mark Scolforo, Associated Press | Posted Jul 29th - 2:51pm
State regulators and a $12 billion trust established by the founder of chocolate maker Hershey to educate poor children have announced a deal to revamp the trust's board and change its operating rules following reports about its lavish spending.
Authorities found the wreckage of a small medical transport plane with four people aboard and confirmed at least two deaths Friday after the pilot reported smoke filling the cockpit and a search started across a densely forested mountain range in Northern California.
Lisa Lerer, Associated Press | Posted Jul 29th - 2:51pm
With momentum still high from the historic Democratic convention, Hillary Clinton used her rally Friday to stress the "stark choice" voters will face between her and Republican rival Donald Trump when they vote in exactly 101 days.
Tom Krisher, Associated Press | Posted Jul 29th - 2:21pm
Tesla engineers told members of a Senate committee they are looking into the role cameras and radar played in the fatal crash of a Model S using self-driving mode, according to two people familiar with a meeting held Thursday.
Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press | Posted Jul 29th - 2:20pm
A surprisingly lackluster economy last quarter served as a reminder of how choppy the pace of growth has been since the Great Recession ended seven years ago. Businesses pared their stockpiling and investment through the spring. But consumers — the heart of the U.S. economy — kept spending.
A former Las Vegas Valley Water District purchasing agent has pleaded not guilty to federal fraud charges alleging that she bought and shipped more than $6.7 million worth of printer supplies to a New Jersey company.
Will Weissert, Associated Press | Posted Jul 29th - 1:11pm
A Florida-based energy company announced an $18.4 billion deal on Friday that would give it an 80 percent stake in Texas' largest electric utility under an agreement that could eventually help resolve one of the largest bankruptcies in U.S. history.
The deputy governor of Romania's central bank has been put under house arrest on suspicion that he engaged in influence-peddling, illicitly receiving 1 million euros ($1.1 million) when he was parliament speaker, anti-corruption prosecutors said Friday.