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Naked passenger forces plane to turn around

By MARK THIESSEN Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Airlines flight to Seattle was forced to return to Anchorage early Wednesday after a passenger...

Mystery in New York

Skier not sure how he ended up 2,500 miles away in California WILMINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Wednesday were trying to piece together how...

Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials at their January meeting saw a brightening global economic picture and the effects of...

Cold War relic — a rocket sled — will go on dislay at Grissom...

PERU, Ind. (AP) — A Cold War relic used by the U.S. Air Force will be showcased at the Grissom Air Museum in its...

Koreas agree to hold summit talks at border in April

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has agreed to meet with South Korea’s...

Business braces for rollout of Trump’s tariff plan

By KEN THOMAS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says Mexico, Canada and other countries may be spared from President Donald Trump’s planned steel...

Senate passes bill easing Dodd-Frank rules for banks

By KEVIN FREKING and MARCY GORDON Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed bipartisan legislation Wednesday designed to ease bank rules that were enacted to...

Austin bombing suspect blows himself up as police move in

By JIM VERTUNO Associated Press ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — The suspect in the deadly bombings that terrorized Austin blew himself up early Wednesday as authorities...

Indiana to provide $125M for local railroad safety projects

CHESTERTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana’s transportation authority will provide at least $125 million in matching grants to local governments that undertake railroad safety projects....

Ohio company recalls more than 7 tons of BBQ beef

HARRISON, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities say an Ohio-based food company is recalling more than 14,000 pounds (6,000 kilograms) of pulled barbequed beef products...