Another lawsuit accuses former VA employee of sexual abuse

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The number of lawsuits accusing a former physician assistant at a Veteran's Administration hospital in Kansas of sexual abuse has grown to at least five.

  • Written by HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH, Associated Press

3 nations move against alleged big money launderer in Panama

Authorities of U.S, two other nations move against a prominent Panama business family and dismantle an empire of banking, real estate and retail businesses that Washington says were part of a top worldwide money-launderer for drug traffickers


US employers added 160K jobs in April; jobless rate 5 pct.

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April, adding 160,000 jobs, the fewest in seven months, after a streak of robust monthly gains. The unemployment rate remained at a low 5 percent, roughly where it has been since fall.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer