Banking woes easing for some legal pot businesses

SALEM, Ore. (AP) —€” The legal pot industry has long been known for operating the old fashioned way —€” in cash.

  • Written by KRISTENA HANSEN, Associated Press GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press

Ferguson reform may be swift with federal agreement approval

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Reforms are expected to begin quickly in Ferguson now that a federal judge has approved a settlement between the U.S. Department of Justice and the city where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.

  • Written by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

Clinton on brink of Dem nomination; Trump strengthens path

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton emerged from New York's presidential primary closer to clinching the Democratic nomination and becoming the first woman to reach that milestone. Republican Donald Trump strengthened his own path to the general election with a commanding victory, but has little room for error in the states ahead.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent