Samsung's quick fix for Galaxy Note 7 is no full recharge

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung plans to issue a software update for its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that will prevent them from overheating by limiting battery recharges to 60 percent.

  • Written by YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Technology Writer

Prosecutor: Occupiers being tried for actions, not beliefs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The armed occupiers who seized a remote bird sanctuary in Oregon early this year are being tried because their actions intimidated and threatened federal employees, not because they challenged the government's land policies, a prosecutor said Tuesday as a trial began for seven people accused in the standoff.

  • Written by STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press

EU chief appeals for more unity in Europe rife with division

BRUSSELS (AP) — With Britain walking away and some eastern nations routinely showing open hostility, the European Union's chief painted a bleak picture Wednesday of the bloc and implored the 27 remaining nations to stop bickering at a time when ever more people question its relevance.

  • Written by RAF CASERT, Associated Press, LORNE COOK, Associated Press

DNA match brings arrests in California girls' 1973 killings

MARYSVILLE, Calif. (AP) — An investigator "with a bit of free time" decided to send for testing DNA samples from a long-dormant cold case, which led authorities to arrest a pair of men linked to the 1973 shotgun slayings of two young girls, authorities said.

  • Written by DON THOMPSON, Associated Press, TIM TALLEY, Associated Press