General Electric to move headquarters to Boston


HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — General Electric, one of the best known companies in corporate America, is moving its headquarters from suburban Connecticut to Boston, the company announced Wednesday.

  • Written by SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press

House approves greater oversight of Iran nuclear deal


WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than 24 hours after Iran's detention and release of U.S. sailors, the House approved GOP-backed legislation that amplifies Republican distrust of Tehran and would give Congress greater oversight of the landmark nuclear agreement.

  • Written by RICHARD LARDNER, Associated Press

ATV riders challenge longtime bans on use of public roads


DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — When she crashed on an all-terrain vehicle, Megan Cratsley was hurt so badly that doctors had to amputate much of her right arm, a life-altering surgery that launched the teenager on a personal mission to change New York traffic laws to protect other ATV riders.

  • Written by SCOTT McFETRIDGE, Associated Press

Obama summons Americans to compromise and change


WASHINGTON (AP) — With Americans soon to begin choosing his successor, President Barack Obama is casting his seven divisive years as a time of positive change, implicitly asking voters to replace him with a Democrat who would continue his hard-won policies on health care, climate change and Iran.

  • Written by ERICA WERNER, AP Congressional Correspondent