- New trial denied for convict in Cunningham bribery Updated: Mar-10-14 10:52 pm
- Legislators grill Luna on IEN funding fracas Updated: Mar-10-14 10:43 pm
- Draft proposes gas tax rate, subsidiary change Updated: Mar-10-14 6:53 pm
- Group: 1,500 Bangladesh factories to be inspected Updated: Mar-10-14 6:07 pm
- Okla. bridge to be closed indefinitely for repairs Updated: Mar-10-14 4:44 pm
- Gas line, permitting bills things to watch Updated: Mar-09-14 2:07 pm
- Puerto Rico price-fixing case ends with settlement Updated: Mar-08-14 10:02 am
- US says New Jersey acted properly in Sandy cleanup Updated: Mar-07-14 9:17 am
- Losing bidder for Mass. rail contract sues Updated: Mar-06-14 12:08 pm
- Va shipbuilder gets $1.295B more for Navy contract Updated: Mar-05-14 7:55 am
- Florida firm to pursue sunken gold in Ohio dispute Updated: Mar-03-14 4:58 pm
- Telecoms push back on proposed NSA plan Updated: Mar-03-14 1:56 pm
- Russia might lose Czech nuclear deal over Ukraine Updated: Mar-03-14 12:26 pm
- Michigan Lottery extends deal with GTECH to 2017 Updated: Mar-02-14 7:40 pm
- Odd couple at center of Russian helicopter inquiry Updated: Mar-01-14 8:39 am
- Fla. man gets 5 years for $30M NASA contract fraud Updated: Feb-28-14 3:17 pm
- Court: Bias case against Rent-A-Center can proceed Updated: Feb-28-14 12:25 pm
- Randolph County OKs bonds for poultry plant Updated: Feb-28-14 12:05 pm
- Judge orders county to pay $140,000 in Camm costs Updated: Feb-26-14 7:49 pm
- Schumer: Oil train safety plan inadequate for NY Updated: Feb-26-14 3:20 pm
- Blind vendors, Jindal's office spar over trust Updated: Feb-24-14 7:06 pm
- St. Croix Bridge work relying a lot on local labor Updated: Feb-23-14 7:14 pm
- Developers: Israeli gas to be sold to Jordan Updated: Feb-23-14 8:10 am
- Correction: MLK Children-Legal Battle story Updated: Feb-21-14 9:55 pm
- U-M gets $8.5 million for kidney data collection Updated: Feb-20-14 9:23 pm
PASADENA, California - A federal appeals court has refused to order a new trial for a former defense contractor convicting of bribing California Congressman Randy "Duke" Cunningham.
BOISE, Idaho - The worst-case-scenario for Idaho's embattled school broadband program could involve the Idaho Education Network going dark and leaving the state on the hook for more than $13 million, lawmakers learned Monday.
JUNEAU, Alaska - A draft version of the bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska would raise the gas tax rate over what Gov. Sean Parnell proposed and change the role of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., or AGDC.
NEW YORK - About 1,500 factories in Bangladesh are on track to be inspected by the end of August as part of a five-year safety pact signed by more than 150 clothing brands and 20 countries, according to organizers of the agreement.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma transportation officials said Monday that repair work on a closed bridge that connects Purcell and Lexington will take longer than expected and the bridge will remain closed indefinitely.
JUNEAU, Alaska - With the Legislature more than halfway through its scheduled 90-day session, major bills are starting to take shape - and a controversial bill from the past has re-emerged.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The U.S. Justice Department says two shipping companies have agreed to civil settlements following accusations that they fixed prices of government cargo transportation contracts between the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
TRENTON, New Jersey - A federal audit finds New Jersey did nothing wrong when it used a no-bid contract to hire a firm to clean up debris left behind by Superstorm Sandy in 2012.
BOSTON - The losing bidder for the contract to run the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's commuter rail service asked a judge Thursday to block the winning bidder from taking over as scheduled this summer.
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Newport News Shipbuilding is continuing its work on the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy.
CINCINNATI - A Florida company has reached an agreement to recover the remaining gold from a ship that sank off the Carolina coast in 1857 and more recently has been embroiled in legal fights involving a fugitive treasure hunter, the firm announced Monday.
WASHINGTON - When Apple, Google, Microsoft and other tech giants united in outrage last summer over the National Security Agency's unfettered spying, telecommunications giants such as AT&T, Verizon and Sprint -whose customers are also the targets of secret government spying- remained noticeably mum.
PRAGUE - A Russian company might lose a multibillion-dollar contract to build two nuclear reactors in the Czech Republic following Russia's military intervention in Ukraine, two members of the Czech government said on Monday.
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Lottery has extended its contract with a company that helps run Powerball, Mega Millions and other lottery games in the state.
WASHINGTON - The ties between a former Army colonel and a Russian entrepreneur are at the heart of a criminal investigation into a program that supplies American allies with Russian helicopters.
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia - A Florida man was sentenced to five years in prison Friday for his role in a $30 million fraud and bribery scheme that duped NASA into awarding contracts that should have gone to minority-owned businesses.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa's civil rights agency can bring discrimination cases against employers even after the affected workers agreed to handle disputes in arbitration, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday in allowing a sex bias case against Rent-A-Center, Inc., to proceed.
POCAHONTAS, Arkansas - Officials in Randolph County have signed an agreement with Peco Foods Inc. allowing up to $135 million in revenue bonds for a new poultry plant in northeast Arkansas.
ROCKPORT, Indiana - A judge has ordered a southern Indiana county auditor to immediately pay about $140,000 in unresolved legal bills for the defense of a former state trooper acquitted of charges he killed his wife and two young children.
ALBANY, New York - A safety agreement between U.S. transportation officials and railroads that haul volatile crude oil involved in a string of explosive accidents doesn't go far enough to protect upstate New York communities along the oil train route, Sen. Charles Schumer said in a conference call Wednesday.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - A legal battle over the delivery of food services at a Louisiana military base has led to $365,000 in attorney bills for the state. It's also sparked a feud between the Jindal administration and a group of legally blind vendors.
STILLWATER, Minnesota - The construction of the new St. Croix River bridge is relying heavily on local labor, a strategy that officials say keeps money in the community and takes advantage of well-established relationships.
JERUSALEM - Developers for a newly discovered Israeli offshore gas field say they have signed a first export agreement with two Jordanian companies.
ATLANTA - In a story Feb. 19 about a court battle among Martin Luther King Jr.'s children over his bible and Nobel Peace Prize, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the items belonged to the state under a 1995 agreement. Lawyers say they belong to King's estate.
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - The federal government has awarded an $8.5 million, five-year contract to the University of Michigan's Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center to coordinate the United States Renal Data System.