Pennsylvania has Friday deadline to redraw voting districts

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers are approaching a court-imposed deadline to redraw the state's map of congressional districts that was thrown out on grounds it unfairly helped Republicans.


UPS, FedEx fall on report Amazon readying delivery service

Shares of FedEx and UPS slipped following a media report that is readying its own air delivery service, meaning not only that the companies may see diminished business from a massive client, but that they might have to compete against it.


Alfred Hitchcock remains an influence on crime writers

NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 40 years after his death, Alfred Hitchcock remains a brand name in the thriller genre, not just among directors, but for crime writers who look to "Shadow of a Doubt," ''Vertigo" and other works as models for narrative and mood.

  • Written by By HILLEL ITALIE , AP National Writer

AP FACT CHECK: Trump overlooks MS-13 gang's American roots

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is portraying the violent MS-13 gang as a collection of immigrants sneaking illegally into the U.S., an account that ignores the organization's homegrown roots and the fact many of its members are U.S. citizens.

  • Written by By JOSH BOAK and CALVIN WOODWARD , Associated Press