PHOENIX (AP) — A former longtime Fiesta Bowl chief executive who acknowledged participating in an illegal campaign contribution scheme faces sentencing Thursday in federal court.
HONOLULU (AP) — A civilian defense contractor faces a court hearing Thursday on federal charges, accused of giving military secrets to a Chinese girlfriend.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Internal emails between staff at North Carolina's environmental agency suggest state regulators were coordinating with Duke Energy before intervening in efforts by citizens groups trying to sue the company over groundwater pollution leeching from its coal ash dumps.
TORONTO (AP) — A left-leaning politician popular in liberal downtown Toronto kicked off her campaign to replace Rob Ford on Thursday, setting up a showdown with the conservative mayor who vows his support in the suburbs will carry him to re-election victory despite the drug scandal engulfing him.
NEW YORK (AP) — The personal information of approximately 15,000 New York City Transit Authority workers has been found on a compact disc inside a refurbished computer sold by a retailer.
Authorities are investigating how the CD found its way into the computer drive.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Americans spent nearly $56 billion on their pets in 2013, and estimates for this year are nearly $59 billion.
Since the American Pet Products Association started keeping track of spending in 1996, the industry has never had a losing year.
If you follow the money, you find the bulk of it goes to the dogs and cats.