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Bumble Bee CEO indicted on charge he fixed canned tuna price

May. 16, 2018 8:43 PM EDT Bumble Bee CEO indicted on charge he fixed canned tuna price BC-US–Canned Tuna-Price Fixing,1st Ld-Writethru <!– –> Lauren Victoria Burke, ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. prosecutors filed a criminal charge...

US jury finds Oregon man guilty of abusing Cambodian orphans

May. 16, 2018 8:42 PM EDT US jury finds Oregon man guilty of abusing Cambodian orphans By GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press AP-US-Sex-Abuse-Verdict-Cambodian-Orphanage <!– –> PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A U.S. jury found an Oregon man guilty Wednesday of multiple...

Official says much still unknown about hack of Mexico banks

May. 16, 2018 8:39 PM EDT Official says much still unknown about hack of Mexico banks AP-LT-Mexico-Banks-Hacked <!– –> MEXICO CITY (AP) — The head of Mexico’s central bank says there is still much authorities do not know about the apparent hack of a...

'Thank the Party!' China tries to brainwash Muslims in camps

May. 16, 2018 8:33 PM EDT ‘Thank the Party!’ China tries to brainwash Muslims in camps By GERRY SHIH Associated Press AP-AS-China-Xi’s-Era-Mass-Internment <!– –> ALMATY, Kazakhstan (AP) — Since last spring, Chinese authorities in the...

10 Things to Know for Thursday

May. 16, 2018 8:21 PM EDT 10 Things to Know for Thursday By The Associated Press AP-10-Things-to-Know-Thursday <!– –> Adel Hana, ASSOCIATED PRESS Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: 1. WHAT...

Tejay van Garderen powers to Tour of California time trial

May. 16, 2018 8:19 PM EDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tejay van Garderen’s season started with a strong podium result at Volta ao Algarve, a stage race that takes place in Portugal and often serves as a harbinger of the things to come. It sure didn’t do that for the...

Dropbox settles over auto-renew complaint in California

May. 16, 2018 8:15 PM EDT Dropbox settles over auto-renew complaint in California BC-APFN-US–Dropbox Settlement <!– –> OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Online file sharing company Dropbox will pay $1.6 million in civil penalties and $450,000 in restitution as...

Judge rules Confederate statues removal by Memphis is legal

May. 16, 2018 8:14 PM EDT Judge rules Confederate statues removal by Memphis is legal By ADRIAN SAINZ Associated Press AP-US–Confederate Monuments-Tennessee <!– –> MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A judge has ruled the removal of three Confederate statues from...

The Latest: Cyber expert's attorney say FBI deceived him

May. 16, 2018 8:11 PM EDT The Latest: Cyber expert’s attorney say FBI deceived him AP-US-Cyberattack-Fighter-Detained-The-Latest <!– –> Frank Augstein, ASSOCIATED PRESS MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on the case of British cybersecurity expert accused...

Missouri Legislature approves changes to electric rates

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Legislature has passed a measure that could allow the biggest electric companies in the state to recover more of their costs for infrastructure improvements from customers. The bill, approved by the House Wednesday 125-20, affects the...