California farmworkers on edge over historic overtime bill

MENDOTA, Calif. (AP) — Many California farmworkers who make up the backbone of the nation's No. 1 agricultural state were praising historic legislation that brings them closer to receiving the same overtime pay as the rest of the state's workers who are paid by the hour.

  • Written by SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press

911 calls: 'Gunshots going like crazy' in Pulse nightclub

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Friends and relatives of patrons trapped in a gay Florida nightclub where a mass shooting left 49 people dead asked police dispatchers why it was taking so long for their loved ones to be rescued.

  • Written by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

Hurricane churns toward Hawaii; people stock up, board up

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — Preparing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in Hawaii in years, residents on the Big Island are stocking up on food and water and seeking shelter for their animals.

  • Written by CATHY BUSSEWITZ, Associated Press AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press

The quest to end lost airline luggage

LINTHICUM, Md. (AP) — Victor DaRosa stands under a scorching afternoon sun, loading bags onto a jet heading to Detroit.

  • Written by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer