Emily Schmall, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 8:22pm
Amber Gutierrez repeatedly dialed the cellphone number of her boyfriend on Friday, hoping that the man missing after a Texas chemical plant exploded would answer or rescuers would hear the sound and find him.
Adriana Gomez Licon and Jennifer Kay, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 8:09pm
An engineer left a voicemail two days before a catastrophic bridge failure in Miami to say some cracking had been found at one end of the concrete span, but the voicemail wasn't picked up until after the collapse, Florida Department of Transportation officials said Friday.
Trevor Marshallsea, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 7:00pm
Southeast Asian leaders will sign an agreement on regional cooperation against violent extremism as the risk to the region grows due to militants fleeing Islamic State group losses in the Middle East, an official said on Saturday.
Lisa Mascaro and Josh Boak, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 7:00pm
President Donald Trump is considering sweeping tariffs on imports from China, with an announcement possible as early as next week. And that has industry groups and some lawmakers scrambling to prevent the next front in a potential trade war that could reverberate across the U.S. economy.
Larry Neumeister, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 4:33pm
Five New York City doctors were arrested Friday on charges that they accepted bribes and kickbacks from an Arizona-based pharmaceutical company to prescribe large volumes of a highly addictive painkiller.
Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 4:24pm
The federal government is demanding that the company building a giant nuclear waste treatment plant in Washington state provide records proving that the steel used in the nearly $17 billion project meets safety standards.
David Eggert, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 16th - 4:02pm
Michigan auditors who conducted a fake "phishing" attack on 5,000 randomly selected state employees said Friday that nearly one-third opened the email, a quarter clicked on the link and almost one-fifth entered their user ID and password.