Appeals court upholds limit on sharing of tips among workers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a U.S. labor department rule that limits the ability of a restaurant, casino or other employer to share tips among its employees.

  • Written by SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press

NC lawmakers vow to overturn Charlotte transgender law

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's largest city has legalized the ability of transgender people to choose public restrooms corresponding to their gender identity. The governor calls it a threat to public safety, and some state lawmakers are vowing to overrule the city.

  • Written by TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Powerball dropped revamp that gave better odds

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The group that runs the Powerball lottery game approved, then abandoned, changes that would have given ticket buyers more bang for their two bucks than the redesign recently implemented, The Associated Press has learned.

  • Written by RYAN J. FOLEY, Associated Press