North Carolina GOP to strip Democratic governor's power

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Nearly a month after Election Day, North Carolina Republicans appeared to finally accept Democrats' narrow win in the contentious governor's race. As it turns out, they weren't done fighting.

  • Written by GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press; MEG KINNARD, Associated Press

US says Chinese warship seized Navy underwater drone

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Chinese warship seized a U.SNavy unmanned underwater glider that was collecting unclassified scientific data in the South China Sea, and the U.S. is demanding its return, the Pentagon said Friday.

  • Written by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Raider of DC pizza shop pleads not guilty, jailed on assault

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who police said was inspired by false internet rumors to fire an assault weapon inside a Washington pizzeria has pleaded not guilty to charges including assault with a dangerous weapon.

  • Written by BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press