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Sep 1,2014 at 12:52 PM

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina business recruiters offered Toyota more than $100 million in incentives for the world's largest carmaker to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte rather than a Dallas suburb, but still lost out to...
Sep 1,2014 at 12:52 PM

ASHAROKEN, N.Y. (AP) — On a tiny spit of land off Long Island, the wealthy village of Asharoken faces a dilemma borne of Superstorm Sandy.
Either it accepts millions of dollars in federal aid to build a protective sand dune and...
Sep 1,2014 at 7:23 AM
Sunday's thunderstorms brought heavy rains and strong winds across the Twin Cities metro, hitting the Minnesota State Fair and postponing the Amateur Talent Contest in the Grandstand and the fireworks show. KSTP Meteorologist Sam Ryan says the leftover...
Sep 1,2014 at 12:21 PM

Today is Monday, September 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year. This is Labor Day.

Today's Highlight in History:
On September 1, 1939, World War II began as Nazi Germany...
Sep 1,2014 at 12:21 PM

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Witnesses say several hundred Muslim rebels have left the capital of Central African Republic and are now heading back to the country's north about eight months after they were forced from power. ...
Sep 1,2014 at 10:26 AM


Tony Stewart has one final shot to make the Chase, and it's not a very good one: He must win Saturday night at Richmond, where he last visited Victory Lane in 2002. He sat out three races after his sprint car struck and killed Kevin Ward at...
Sep 1,2014 at 7:21 AM

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country, the defense force spokesman said.
But the country's Prime Minister said the...
Sep 1,2014 at 6:52 AM

LONDON (AP) — Placido Domingo will be the closing act at this year's iTunes Festival in London.
The famed Spanish tenor will perform Sept. 30 at the Roundhouse — the last performance of a month-long, starry line-up, festival...
Sep 1,2014 at 4:52 AM

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's government forces regained control of a high security prison in the capital that was attacked Sunday by seven heavily armed suspected Islamic militants who attempted to free other extremists held there, officials...
Sep 1,2014 at 3:52 AM

LONDON (AP) — Placido Domingo will be taking the final bow at this year's iTunes Festival.
The famed Spanish tenor will perform at London's Roundhouse on Tuesday, Sept. 30 — the last act of a month-long, starry line-up, festival...
Sep 1,2014 at 2:21 AM

LONDON (AP) — Placido Domingo will be the closing act at this year's iTunes Festival in London.
The famed Spanish tenor will perform Sept. 30 at the Roundhouse — the last performance of a month-long, starry line-up, festival...
Aug 31,2014 at 3:52 PM

BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing...
Aug 31,2014 at 2:49 PM
Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, as a suicide bombing killed 14 people in Anbar western province, officials said. Army...
Aug 31,2014 at 1:21 PM

CAIRO (AP) — Human Rights Watch said Monday one of the witnesses for its investigation into mass killings in Egypt last summer was detained, calling for his release.
The New York-based group said in a statement that the witness,...
Aug 31,2014 at 6:52 AM

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The rocks came raining down after the final whistle of the Algerian soccer match, an increasingly common ritual in stadiums across the country. This time, the violence ended in tragedy: Hit in the head, Albert Ebosse, the...