Justice Dept. wants Pulse 911 case kept in federal court

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday appealed a ruling involving whether hundreds of 911 calls recorded during a massacre at a gay nightclub in Florida can be released.

  • Written by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

US hiring slowed in August, yet Americans' outlook brightens

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers slowed their hiring in August after two blockbuster months and barely raised their workers' pay, a pullback that may lead the Federal Reserve to leave interest rates alone until late this year.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Highlights of FBI notes on Clinton email investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI on Friday took the unusual step of releasing to the public documents related to its yearlong investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state. The documents include a summary of her July interview with FBI agents as well as a detailed chronology of steps that investigators took in deciding whether criminal charges were warranted.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Strong Oklahoma earthquake felt from Nebraska to Texas

PAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — One of Oklahoma's largest earthquakes on record rattled other parts of the Midwest on Saturday from Nebraska to North Texas, and likely will turn new attention to the practice of disposing oil and gas field wastewater deep underground.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS