China-US tariff spat: Mostly losers, but some winners too

BEIJING (AP) — China's threat to raise tariffs on U.S. exports could be a disaster for American soybean farmers but a boon to their Brazilian and Argentine competitors, European aerospace companies and Japanese whiskey distillers.

  • Written by By JOE McDONALD , AP Business Writer

As Oklahoma teachers strike drags on, frustration mounts

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — When Oklahoma Republicans finally passed a massive tax hike for hundreds of millions of new dollars for public schools and teacher pay raises, they thought they would get a thank you.

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  • Written by By SEAN MURPHY , Associated Press

Police: Missing CDC worker's body recovered in Atlanta river

ATLANTA (AP) — The body of an employee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who was reported missing more than six weeks ago has been found in an Atlanta river, police said Thursday.


Admirers mourn King, pledge to carry on unfinished work

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Fifty years after a shot rang out in Memphis, killing the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., freedom rang from the balcony of the Lorraine Motel as a bell tolled 39 times to mark a life cut short by racism.


  • Written by By ERRIN HAINES WHACK, ADRIAN SAINZ and KATE BRUMBACK , Associated Press