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Elon Musk proposes Los Angeles tunnel to Dodger Stadium

LOS ANGELES — Traffic-weary baseball fans could someday travel to and from Dodger Stadium on a public transportation system underneath Los Angeles — if Elon Musk's latest bold plan comes to fruition.

Trump wants federal suit against opioid manufacturers

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions to file a federal lawsuit against certain companies that supply and manufacture opioids.

Alberta utility's late reporting of 2015 PCB spill earns hefty fine

HINTON, Alta. — The electrical utility FortisAlberta has been fined $300,000 for a spill of potentially dangerous polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, in west-central Alberta nearly three years ago.
Chinese vice governor, mayor fired over vaccine scandal

Chinese vice governor, mayor fired over vaccine scandal

BEIJING — A Chinese provincial deputy governor and the mayor of a major city were fired Thursday as the ruling Communist Party tried to defuse public outrage over revelations of misconduct by a major vaccine producer.
Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

GENOA, Italy — The death toll from the collapse of a highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa that is already confirmed to have claimed at least 38 lives will certainly rise, a senior official said Thursday.
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

NEW YORK — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, died Thursday at age 76 f
US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

NEW YORK — Newspapers from Maine to Hawaii pushed back against President Donald Trump's attacks on "fake news" Thursday with a co-ordinated series of editorials speaking up for a free and vigorous press — and, not surprisingly, Trump didn't take it s
Canopy Growth head talks U.S. expansion plans after $5B investment

Canopy Growth head talks U.S. expansion plans after $5B investment

TORONTO — The head of Canopy Growth is talking more aggressively about expansion in the United States, if and when the drug becomes legal there, a day after the marijuana producer announced a $5-billion infusion of cash.
Montana Judge orders environmental review of altered Keystone XL pipeline route

Montana Judge orders environmental review of altered Keystone XL pipeline route

CALGARY — A federal judge in Montana has ordered an environmental assessment for the altered route of TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
Tim Hortons looks to tackle leaky lids consumers have long complained about

Tim Hortons looks to tackle leaky lids consumers have long complained about

Tim Hortons admits it's fallen behind the competition with its packaging, but change is coming to your coffee cup and it will start with the lid.