Stories by Associated Press

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016

Firm to pay up after making workers clock out for bathroom

A Pennsylvania company will pay about $1.75 million to thousands of employees who had to clock out while going on short breaks, including to use the bathroom.
By Associated Press

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015

Balanced Grizzles earn first win

INDIANAPOLIS - Marc Gasol scored 20 points and Mike Conley added 13 points and 10 assists in his return home Thursday night, helping the Memphis Grizzlies rally for a 112-103 victory.
By Associated Press

Saturday, Aug 15, 2015

Authorities decline to release dashcam video in South Carolina teen's death

South Carolina authorities have declined a TV station's request to release video from a police cruiser related to the shooting death of a 19-year-old by a police officer.
By Associated Press

Saturday, Aug 1, 2015

Atlanta airport leads in number of guns found in bags

Authorities say Atlanta's airport once again leads the nation in the number of guns found in carry-on bags.
By Associated Press

Monday, July 20, 2015

Cheating site Ashley Madison hacked

The parent company of Ashley Madison, a matchmaking website for cheating spouses, says it was hacked and that the personal information of some of its users was posted online.
By Associated Press

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Police, lawmaker decry cellphone case shaped like handgun

Police across the country are warning about the dangers of a cellphone case that's shaped like a handgun, saying it could be mistaken for the real thing.
By Associated Press

In long-predicted shift, California Latinos outnumber whites

The long-expected moment when Latinos surpassed whites as California's largest racial or ethnic group has come and gone.
By Associated Press

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Canine from Florida named World's Ugliest Dog

PETALUMA, Calif. — A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest.
By Associated Press

Friday, June 12, 2015

Comedian Kevin Hart leads spontaneous 5K run in Atlanta

Actor and comedian Kevin Hart woke up his 19.6 million Twitter followers not with a joke but with a serious invitation for a run through Atlanta's Piedmont Park on Friday.
By Associated Press

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Ga. doctor robbed of more than money: Pants stolen, too

A robber got away with more than money in Georgia: Officials say he demanded his victim's pants.
By Associated Press

Monday, May 25, 2015

Bears release McDonald after arrest in California

SAN FRANCISCO - The Chicago Bears have released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California.
By Associated Press

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Naked man rescued after getting stuck on Florida drawbridge

Firefighters in Florida have rescued a naked man trapped on a raised drawbridge.
By Associated Press

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Pletcher takes pass on Preakness

NEW YORK - The Preakness is out for trainer Todd Pletcher.
By Associated Press

Thursday, April 16, 2015

More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week

Applications for US unemployment aid rose last week to 294K; total recipients at 14-year low.
By Associated Press

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

Larson primed to be the next NASCAR star

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — As Jeff Gordon winds down his long career, the kid who grew up idolizing him is just getting started. Kyle Larson is ready to become NASCAR’s next ...
By Associated Press

Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014

Grace laps field in South Africa

MALELANE, South Africa - Branden Grace held his nerve while others faltered Sunday, pulling away for a commanding seven-shot victory at the Alfred Dunhill Championship.
By Associated Press

Virginia beats UCLA to win NCAA men's soccer title

CARY, N.C. - Virginia beat UCLA 4-2 on penalty kicks after a scoreless tie to earn the NCAA title Sunday.
By Associated Press

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

Fourth surgery for Stewart called routine

LAS VEGAS - Tony Stewart has undergone a fourth surgery on the leg he broke last year during a sprint car race in Iowa.
By Associated Press

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Publix recalls snack mix for improper labeling

NEW YORK - Supermarket chain Publix is recalling a snack mix because the label doesn't warn shoppers that it contains peanuts.
By Associated Press

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

Former GreenJacket shuts down Cardinals

ST. LOUIS - Madison Bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and the San Francisco Giants combined just enough hitting with a couple of defensive flubs by St. Louis to beat the ...
By Associated Press
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