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Police arrest 3 suspected of crashing 1,800-can food display

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Police have arrested three juveniles suspected of crashing a display of 1,800-food cans collected for an Alaska food bank.
FAA defends its reliance on aircraft makers to certify jets

FAA defends its reliance on aircraft makers to certify jets

WASHINGTON — Under fire from lawmakers on Capitol Hill over the two deadly Boeing crashes, the head of the Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday defended the agency's practice of relying on aircraft makers to help certify their own planes for

The Latest: Senators grill Elwell on safety, industry ties

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Congressional hearings looking into the Federal Aviation Administration's oversight of Boeing (all times local): ___ 5:50 p.m. Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass.
Maddow, other MSNBC hosts see ratings drop, Fox up

Maddow, other MSNBC hosts see ratings drop, Fox up

NEW YORK — Rachel Maddow isn't backing away from her coverage of President Donald Trump and any connection to Russia's involvement in trying to influence the 2016 presidential campaign. The question is how much her fans want to listen.
Lyft hikes IPO target to $70-$72 a share as excitement rises

Lyft hikes IPO target to $70-$72 a share as excitement rises

SAN FRANCISCO — Lyft is lifting the price target for its initial public offering in a sign of the excitement surrounding the stock market debut of a ride-hailing service that's gaining ground on its rival Uber.
Colorado oil debate gets personal as lawmakers weigh rules

Colorado oil debate gets personal as lawmakers weigh rules

DENVER — Colorado's long-running battle over oil and gas drilling in suburban neighbourhoods has erupted again, and this time the stakes are deeply personal.
Fake heiress' life of luxury left others footing big bills

Fake heiress' life of luxury left others footing big bills

NEW YORK — Anna Sorokin travelled in celebrity circles and tossed $100 tips — all the more reason to believe she was the German heiress she said she was.
Court denies appeal of man convicted ex-Saints star's death

Court denies appeal of man convicted ex-Saints star's death

NEW ORLEANS — A court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by the man convicted of killing former Saints football star Will Smith during a traffic altercation, rejecting claims that Cardell Hayes acted in self- defence .
Fraud charges followed Avenatti's public financial feuds

Fraud charges followed Avenatti's public financial feuds

LOS ANGELES — Even before federal prosecutors unsealed charges against Michael Avenatti, the lawyer best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in legal battles against President Donald Trump was facing legal scrutiny for his business pra
Facebook extends ban on hate speech to 'white nationalists'

Facebook extends ban on hate speech to 'white nationalists'

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is extending its ban on hate speech to prohibit the promotion and support of white nationalism and white separatism. The company previously allowed such material even though it has long banned white supremacists.