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.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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