Iraqi forces advance into Mosul under fire, 1 soldier killed

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi troops advanced cautiously into eastern districts of Mosul on Friday, facing stiff resistance from Islamic State militants a day after they paused their assault due to poor visibility, officers said.

  • Written by QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA, Associated Press

DuPont to end pension contribution for active employees

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — DuPont says it will soon stop contributing to active employees' pension plans, a move that will affect the retirement of 13,000 U.S. workers, including 2,800 in Delaware.


Appeals court blocks 'Making a Murderer' inmate's release

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin prison inmate whose case was featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" will stay behind bars while state attorneys appeal a decision overturning his conviction, a panel of federal appellate judges ruled Thursday.

  • Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press