Tuesday, September 30, 2014
 
  • Road salt supply low, demand high as winter looms
    Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:13 AM
    DETROIT (AP) — The reward for surviving last winter's frigid temperatures and record snowfall, several states are learning, is drastic price increases for road salt — in some cases, five times as expensive as last season.

     
  • Obama: US 'underestimated' Islamic State threat
    Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:06 AM
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants in the Middle East and overestimated the ability and will of Iraq's army to fight such extremists. 
  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:01 AM
    BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A man walks through Wal-Mart, holding something to his ear as he passes a gun case. 
  • Gaza War deals blow to Israel's tourism industry
    Monday, September 29, 2014 12:08 AM
    JERUSALEM (AP) — It was supposed to be a record-breaking year for tourist visits to Israel. But all that changed when the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas prompted jittery travelers to cancel trips en masse, leaving empty hotel rooms and barren tourist sites in their wake. 
  • Monday, September 29, 2014 12:05 AM
    FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) — Authorities searched Sunday for a suspect in the shooting of a police officer in Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb where there have been angry protests since a white officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old black man last month. 
  • Monday, September 29, 2014 12:02 AM
    HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protests expanded in Hong Kong on Monday, a day after demonstrators upset over Beijing’s decision to limit political reforms defied onslaughts of tear gas and appeals from Hong Kong’s top leader to go home.

     
  • Tech-friendly cities struggle with new biz rules
    Monday, September 29, 2014 12:01 AM
    BOSTON (AP) — A renowned technology hub that is home to some of the country’s top universities, Boston is emerging as an unlikely battleground for web-based businesses like Airbnb and Uber, with some saying more regulations are needed to prevent the upstarts from disrupting communities and more established industries. 
  • Air-traffic center fire disrupts over 1,800 flights
    Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:52 AM
    CHICAGO (AP) — A contract employee who recently was told he was being transferred to Hawaii set a fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center where he worked, bringing two of the nation’s busiest airports to a halt Friday, according to a criminal complaint filed Friday. 
  • Economy’s Q2 rebound even faster than thought
    Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:49 AM
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy’s bounce-back last quarter from a dismal winter was even faster than previously thought, a sign that growth will likely remain solid for rest of the year. 
  • Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:47 AM
    NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are investigating nine cases of muscle weakness or paralysis in Colorado children and whether the culprit might be a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country. 

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