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ATLANTA (AP) — After working decades to build a wildly successful firearms company, Gaston Glock conspired with associates to push out his ex-wife and business partner of almost 50 years and steal millions of dollars from her, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Electric carmaker Tesla Motors was expected to unveil an all-wheel-drive system — and perhaps more — at a much-hyped mystery event Thursday night near Los Angeles. Tesla didn't confirm what it would show ahead of the event. The only hint came last week, when...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A satellite that measured the potent global-warming gas methane in the atmosphere has found a surprising hot spot over the southwestern U.S. That result hints that U.S. Environmental Protection Agency considerably underestimates leaks of methane, which is also...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed this week has reopened a decades-old sex abuse scandal at the exclusive Indian Mountain School in Connecticut. The suit was filed Oct. 6 in U.S. District Court by William Brewster Brownville, who attended the private boarding school...
NEW YORK (AP) — No wonder Coke and Pepsi are spending millions of dollars to fight proposed taxes on sugary drinks in California. PepsiCo reported a higher quarterly profit Thursday as global sales rose, but one weak spot was Mexico. The company said snacks sales volume declined...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — It has been said that the sport utility vehicles of today can trace their roots to the Jeep military vehicle that was first made for use during World War II. Here are some facts about the Jeep and its storied history: WAR YEARS: The Army needed an all-terrain...
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) — A time capsule that had been hidden in the head of a lion statue atop a historical landmark for more than a century yielded one surprise Thursday: a hardcover book. The Bostonian Society had expected the time capsule to include letters, newspaper clippings...
CHICAGO (AP) — Police say a gunman standing on a subway platform opened fire on an "L'' train in downtown Chicago, though no one was injured. Chicago Police spokesman Martin Maloney says officers arrested a suspect a short distance away after the Thursday shooting and recovered...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The thought of losing the Jeep Wrangler — a direct descendant of the original olive-drab vehicle that rolled off the assembly line in Toledo on its way to the battlefields of World War II — feels a little bit like losing a family member to those who have...