Missing Hong Kong bookseller's wife drops police report

HONG KONG (AP) — The mystery surrounding five missing Hong Kong booksellers known for titles banned in mainland China deepened after one purportedly wrote a letter saying he was fine and helping with an investigation on the mainland, prompting his wife to drop a missing person's report.

  • Written by KELVIN CHAN, Associated Press

Faraday reveals sleek, sporty concept car in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The automotive future according to a new electric car maker looks an awful lot like a Corvette crossed with the Batmobile.

  • Written by KIMBERLY PIERCEALL, Associated Press TOM KRISHER, Associated Press

No-hurry defense: Refuge takeover requires delicate response

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The armed activists who flocked to a remote wildlife refuge to take a stand against the federal government also looked prepared for a nippy day of hunting or fishing.

  • Written by REBECCA BOONE, Associated Press GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press

Firm to pay up after making workers clock out for bathroom

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania company that publishes business newsletters will pay about $1.75 million to thousands of employees who had to clock out while going on short breaks, including for the bathroom.


Family not happy officer out on bond in motorist's death

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A former South Carolina policeman charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist will remain under house arrest until his trial begins in the fall.

  • Written by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press