Saturday February 17th, 2018 2:43PM

The Associated Press

The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP is owned by its contributing newspapers, radio, and television stations in the United States, all of which contribute stories to the AP and use material written by its staff journalists.
The Associated Press
Poll: Americans and Europeans differ on aid to Ukraine
MOSCOW (AP) — A new survey shows that Americans are less willing than Europeans to send economic aid to Ukraine, where the government is struggling to keep the economy afloat while battling Russian-ba...
2:49AM ( 2 years ago )
European businesses: China must better protect trade secrets
BEIJING (AP) — China needs to better protect trade secrets and fairly enforce business rules to ensure European investment and hiring at a time when Chinese leaders are trying to foster a more innovat...
2:32AM ( 2 years ago )
Hastert enters not guilty plea during 1st court appearance
CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has pleaded not guilty to charges that he violated banking rules and lied to the FBI about promising to pay $3.5 million in hush money to concea...
2:29AM ( 2 years ago )
Afghanistan's Sikhs feel alienated, pressured to leave
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's once-thriving Sikh community is dwindling fast as many choose to leave the country of their birth to escape what they say is growing intolerance and discriminat...
2:26AM ( 2 years ago )
NTSB blames 2014 ship channel collision, spill on tugboat
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A tugboat captain's decision to try to beat a cargo ship into the Houston Ship Channel is the probable cause of a 2014 collision that spilled 168,000 gallons of oil that drifte...
2:19AM ( 2 years ago )
LeBron, Cavs survive Warriors comeback, win Game 3 96-91
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is doing more than ever. With the Cavaliers missing two All-Stars, he has no choice."I'm so outside the box right now," he said.And two wins from a championship — one lik...
2:01AM ( 2 years ago )
UN: Sex exploitation by peacekeepers strongly underreported
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Members of a U.N. peacekeeping mission engaged in "transactional sex" with more than 225 Haitian women who said they needed to do so to obtain things like food and medication, a...
1:48AM ( 2 years ago )
Court has spoken but pensions remain unsettled in New Jersey
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's state Supreme Court ruled that it will not force the state to increase contributions to the pension funds for public workers, handing a court victory to Gov. Chris Ch...
1:14AM ( 2 years ago )
Request by Exxon to haul oil after pipeline break denied
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Officials denied a request Tuesday by Exxon Mobil to temporarily use tanker trucks to transport crude oil from offshore wells through Santa Barbara County after a recent p...
12:55AM ( 2 years ago )
Chris Heston pitches no-hitter, leads Giants over Mets 5-0
NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Heston couldn't recall ever throwing a no-hitter, not in youth baseball, not in the minor leagues and certainly not in the majors. Now he was three outs away."I definitely threw...
12:54AM ( 2 years ago )