Land-speed record breaker settles suit with Chicago museum

CHICAGO (AP) — Craig Breedlove has settled a lawsuit filed against a Chicago museum he says damaged the jet car he used to set a land-speed record at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah in 1964.


Trump's victory creates uncertainty for wind and solar power

HONOLULU (AP) — President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency's value. What this means for states' efforts to promote renewable energy is an open question.


  • Written by CATHY BUSSEWITZ and GEOFF MULVIHILL , Associated Press

Trump moves to pull US out of Pacific-Rim trade deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact Monday, dealing a quick blow to Barack Obama's legacy as the new chief executive began fulfilling campaign promises in his first full week in office.


  • Written by JULIE PACE and JILL COLVIN , Associated Press

3 dogs give avalanche rescuers hope but 22 people missing

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Italian emergency crews pulled three wiggling, white sheepdog puppies out Monday from under tons of snow and rubble at an avalanche-struck hotel, lifting spirits even as the search for 22 people still missing dragged on five days after the disaster.

  • Written by PAOLO SANTALUCIA and COLLEEN BARRY , Associated Press