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WILMINGTON, DEL. (AP) — The parent company of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal plans to ask a bankruptcy court judge to let it terminate its union contract. Trump Entertainment Resorts said it needs relief from pension and health insurance costs in order to keep the casino open...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The former mayor of Charlotte is being sentenced in a federal corruption case that stunned North Carolina's largest city. In a deal with prosecutors, Patrick Cannon, 47, pleaded guilty in June to one count of honest services wire fraud, which carries a...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Poison control workers say that as the e-cigarette industry has boomed, the number of children exposed to the liquid nicotine that gives hand-held vaporizing gadgets their kick also has spiked. More than 2,700 people have called poison control this year to...
WILMINGTON, DEL. (AP) — The parent company of Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal was set to ask a bankruptcy court judge to let it terminate its union contract. Trump Entertainment Resorts said it needs relief from pension and health insurance costs in order to keep the casino open...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Dallas-bound American Airlines flight that departed from San Francisco International Airport turned around and made an emergency landing Monday at SFO after some of the cabin's wall panels cracked loose, aviation and airlines officials said. The captain of...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Texas man who was on the American Airlines flight that made an emergency landing after some of the cabin's wall panels cracked loose says passengers knew there was a problem soon after the plane took off from San Francisco. James Wilson, an amateur race...
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Pounding rain and tornado watches didn't deter hundreds of protesters Monday outside Ferguson police headquarters, where they stayed for almost four hours to mark how long 18-year-old Michael Brown's body was left in a street after he was fatally shot by...
DALLAS (AP) — They drew his blood, put tubes down his throat and wiped up his diarrhea. They analyzed his urine and wiped saliva from his lips, even after he had lost consciousness. About 70 staff members at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital were involved in the care of Thomas...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah school bus driver was arrested Monday on suspicion of DUI after driving erratically and nearly hitting a car on a busy stretch of highway while taking 67 elementary-school students on a field trip, authorities said. Lycia Martinez, 39, is suspected...