DIVIDED AMERICA: How China fueled pain and Trump support

HANNIBAL, Ohio (AP) — Crushed by Chinese competition and feeling betrayed by mainstream politicians, workers in the hills of eastern Ohio are embracing Donald Trump and his tough talk on trade.

  • Written by PAUL WISEMAN, AP Economics Writer

Samsung's quick fix for Galaxy Note 7 is no full recharge

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung plans to issue a software update for its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that will prevent them from overheating by limiting battery recharges to 60 percent.

  • Written by YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Technology Writer

Prosecutor: Occupiers being tried for actions, not beliefs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The armed occupiers who seized a remote bird sanctuary in Oregon early this year are being tried because their actions intimidated and threatened federal employees, not because they challenged the government's land policies, a prosecutor said Tuesday as a trial began for seven people accused in the standoff.

  • Written by STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press

EU chief appeals for more unity in Europe rife with division

BRUSSELS (AP) — With Britain walking away and some eastern nations routinely showing open hostility, the European Union's chief painted a bleak picture Wednesday of the bloc and implored the 27 remaining nations to stop bickering at a time when ever more people question its relevance.

  • Written by RAF CASERT, Associated Press, LORNE COOK, Associated Press