September 24, 2020

Ex-Backpage execs want judge in their criminal case recused

PHOENIX — Former executives of Backpage.com are seeking the recusal of the federal judge presiding over a criminal case in which they are accused of […]
September 24, 2020

Trump lawyers: DA's fight for tax returns built on innuendo

NEW YORK — A New York prosecutor engaged in a long-running battle to obtain Donald Trump’s tax returns is resorting to “speculation and innuendo” to […]
September 24, 2020

Hacked software provider won't say if ransomware involved

DALLAS — A day after informing customers that it had been hacked by an unknown intruder, a major U.S. provider of software services to state […]
September 24, 2020

Duluth businesses re-examine production after making personal protective equipment

Two of those businesses, Frost River Trading Co. and Duluth Pack, have made thousands of units of equipment for health care workers. One of them, […]
September 24, 2020

Innocent Madoff investors must pay back profits, court rules

NEW YORK — Investors who profited from Bernard Madoff’s massive Ponzi scheme even though they knew nothing of it must still pay back their profits, […]
September 24, 2020

Health officials seek to block Trump rally in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia health official is warning of a “severe public health threat” if a planned campaign rally for President Donald Trump goes […]
September 24, 2020

House backs bill to boost 'clean energy,' enhance efficiency

WASHINGTON — The House has approved a modest bill to promote “clean energy” and increase energy efficiency while phasing out the use of coolants in […]
September 24, 2020

BMW fined $18 million for inflating monthly US sales figures

DETROIT — BMW will pay an $18 million fine to settle allegations that it inflated its U.S. monthly sales numbers for five straight years. The […]
September 24, 2020

Did I leave the stove on? Amazon's flying camera can check

NEW YORK — Amazon wants to be able to answer the nagging question: Did I leave the stove on? The company unveiled a flying home […]
September 24, 2020

U.S. Bank rolls out new branch formats for digital age

No teller line. A cafe area with coffee, snacks, and other cold beverages. And employees who hop up to help you when you walk in […]