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United Auto Workers members picket outside the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant in Hamtramck, Mich., Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. Roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. went on strike just before midnight Sunday, but talks between the UAW and the automaker will resume. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
No Deal: Auto workers strike against GM in contract disputeMore than 49,000 United Auto Workers members walk out in contentious contract dispute with General Motors
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2019, file photo, cars pass Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, Conn. The company, which makes OxyContin and other drugs, filed court papers in New York on Sunday, Sept. 15 seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hookOxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy protection in a deal that would give its future profits to those suing it over the toll of opioids
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2019, file photo, cars pass Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, Conn. The company, which makes OxyContin and other drugs, filed court papers in New York on Sunday, Sept. 15 seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlementThe company that made billions selling OxyContin has filed for bankruptcy protection
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2018, file photo, Duane Townsend, left, shoots a pheasant at Special Friday Pheasant Hunts, sponsored by Southern Tulare County Sportsman's Association, at Lake Success Recreation Area in Porterville, Calif. A Utah man who has been in a wheelchair for more than three decades has created a pheasant hunt for people like him who need help getting into the outdoors. The Daily Herald in Provo reports that Clint Robinson broke his neck after being thrown off a horse at a rodeo 32 years ago. The event called "Wheelchairs in the Wild" pairs people that have physical disabilities with hunters who help them with whatever they need. Many go in off-road vehicles. (Chieko Hara/The Porterville Recorder via AP, File)
Man organizes hunting event for wheelchair usersA Utah man who has been in a wheelchair for more than three decades has created a pheasant hunt for people like him who need help getting into the outdoors
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Terry Dittes, director of the UAW General Motors department, announces on Sunday Sept. 15, 2019, that GM workers will go on a national strike at midnight in the Marriott Renaissance Hotel, in Detroit. (Clarence Tabb Jr./Detroit News via AP)
Union votes to strike at General Motors' US plantsThe roughly 49,000 United Auto Workers at General Motors' plants in the U.S. plan to go on strike just before midnight because contract talks have broken down
The Associated Press11 hours ago
FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. The United Auto Workers union is letting its contract with General Motors expire just before midnight Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, increasing the likelihood of a strike as early as Sunday night. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
The Latest: GM, UAW to resume talks; strike still plannedUnited Auto Workers says contract talks with General Motors will resume Monday morning, but the threat of a strike remains.
The Associated Press11 hours ago
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New York moves to enact statewide flavored e-cig banNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's directing state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young people getting addicted to nicotine
The Associated Press14 hours ago
This undated mugshot released by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows Frank Roque. Roque who was convicted of first-degree murder in the Sept. 15, 2001 shooting of Balbir Singh Sodhi, a Sikh Indian immigrant in the aftermath of the 9/11 terror attacks. The victim's brother Rana Singh Sodhi called Roque in prison three years ago to forgive him for killing his older brother. (Arizona Department of Corrections via AP)
Correction: Sikh Killed-Anniversary storyCorrection: Sikh Killed-Anniversary story
The Associated Press20 hours ago
FILE - In this May 31, 2019 file photo, Mayor Lori Lightfoot holds a press conference at City Hall in Chicago. Teachers in Chicago, the nation's third-largest school district, are inching closer to a strike that could take place as early as next month. After rejecting the district's latest offer, Chicago educators are negotiating issues including pay, staffing shortages and class sizes. The labor dispute is one of Mayor Lori Lightfoot's first major tests after taking office this year. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP File)
Teachers in Chicago inch closer to possible strikeTeachers in the nation's third-largest school district are inching closer to a strike that could take place as early as next month
The Associated Press21 hours ago
In this Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 photo shows a poster urging locals to stay strong amid hardship in a Gillette, Wyo, storefront on the Eagle Butte mine just north of Gillette, Wyo. The shutdown of Blackjewel LLC's Belle Ayr and Eagle Butte mines in Wyoming since July 1, 2019 has added yet more uncertainty to the Powder River Basin's struggling coal economy. (AP Photo/Mead Gruver)
Idle mines portend dark days for top US coal regionThe decline in coal has led two major mines to shut down for the first time since operations exploded 40 years ago in what's become the top coal-producing region in the U.S.
The Associated Press1 day ago
First responders work the scene of a building structure damage in Wildwood, N.J., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. Officials say several people were injured when decks collapsed on one another at the three-story residence on the Jersey Shore. (Ahmad Austin/The Press of Atlantic City via AP)/The Press of Atlantic City via AP)
The Latest: At least 22 people injured in deck collapseHospital officials say at least 22 people were injured when decks collapsed on one another at a three-story home at the Jersey Shore
The Associated Press1 day ago
First responders work at the scene of a house fire on Garland Street in Edgewood, Pa., on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. Flames were reported at two homes Saturday afternoon in suburban Edgewood. Emergency officials say one house collapsed and another next door was damaged. Neighbors said relatives of the owners were attending a family wedding. (Christian Snyder/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)
Police: Owner blew up house on his daughter's wedding dayPolice say they believe a homeowner blew up his house near Pittsburgh on his daughter's wedding day
The Associated Press1 day ago
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