off

‘Chrome’ looks for golden Preakness as favorite

Preakness Stakes favorite California Chrome gallops in the rain under exercise rider Willie Delgado at Pimlico Race Course, Friday, May 16, 2014, in Baltimore. The 139th Preakness Stakes horse race takes place Saturday. (AP Photo/Garry Jones) Preakness Stakes favorite California...

Former Anheuser-Busch VP loses discrimination suit

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Anheuser-Busch did not discriminate against a former executive by paying her significantly less than a male predecessor, a jury in St. Louis decided Friday. The jury of seven women and five men sided with the beer-maker, a onetime family business now owned...
off

GOP leaders to block military immigration measure

FILE – This Jan. 14, 2014 file photo shows House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Va. speaking on Capitol Hill in Washington. A spokesman for Cantor says he’ll block a vote next week on legislation giving a path to citizenship to people living here illegally who serve...
off

Stock market manages slight gain after choppy day

Trader Steven Kaplan, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Friday, May 16, 2014. The stock market is little changed in early trading following sharp declines the previous day. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Trader Steven Kaplan, center, works on the floor of the New...
off

AP Source: Sterling says he won’t pay fine

FILE – In this Feb. 25, 2011, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling looks on during the first half of their NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles. Sterling could use lawyers and lawsuits to challenge the NBA’s plan to...
off

Turkey mine survivor blames company for tragedy

Anti-government protesters chant slogans on a monument for the town’s miners, during a march in Soma, Turkey where the mine accident took place, Friday, May 16, 2014. Hundreds of protesters took part in the march against the government and there were clashes with the police...
off

GM is fined $35 million over deadly defect

This Friday, May 16 2014 photo shows the General Motors logo at the company’s world headquarters in Detroit. U.S. safety regulators fined General Motors a record $35 million Friday for taking at least a decade to disclose defects with ignition switches in small cars that...
off

1st of major San Diego-area fires accidental

Firefighter Philip Pinal, of Cal-Fire Lions Valley, searches for burning embers in a devastated home after a wildfire Friday, May 16, 2014, in Carlsbad, Calif. Some evacuation orders were lifted early Friday in an area near the fiercest of several wildfires in San Diego County,...

West Sandusky Street, Western Avenue intersection closed next week

The West Sandusky Street-Western Avenue intersection will be closed Monday through 5 p.m. Friday while three nearby railroad crossings are upgraded to improve the ride for motorists, the City of Findlay’s Engineering Department reported. To be upgraded are two Norfolk...
off

Gay rights supporters in Idaho gather for rally

Maria May-Chang, right, wipes away a tear after having a piece of cake with her wife Judy May-Chang, left, and their son Cody at the Ada County Courthouse in Boise, Idaho, on Friday, May 16, 2014. Maria and Judy were married last year in Washington state and were hoping to get a...