Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle fake account suit

Wells Fargo says it will pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over the up to 2 million accounts its employees may have opened for customers without getting their permission

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Professor who called Trump's election an 'act of terrorism' is faculty member of the year

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.By the end of last year, Olga Perez Stable Cox, a professor at California's Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, had come to embody everything that many conservatives...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

US judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit over asylum claims

A federal judge in Seattle has refused to dismiss a lawsuit brought on behalf of tens of thousands of immigrants around the United States who may not have been told that they had a one-year deadline to apply for asylum

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Webb named a distinguished Naval Academy graduate, and some alumni are furious

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.Former senator Jim Webb will be recognized Friday as a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, a choice that has angered some fellow alumni because of his...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Grupo Mexico to buy Florida railroad for $2.1 billion

Mexican mining and rail conglomerate Grupo Mexico says it has reached an agreement to buy Florida East Coast Railway Holdings Corp. for $2.1 billion

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

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Man exonerated for attempted murder free after 20 years

A man whose attempted-murder conviction was tossed by a California judge has walked free after 20 years in prison

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

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APNewsBreak: Cyanide device on US land broke agency policy

Officials say a cyanide device for killing coyotes that spewed the poison on a boy and killed his dog was set up on public land in Idaho in February despite a decision months earlier to halt use of the devices on all the state's U.S.-owned land

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Trump budget cuts could hit research universities hard, Moody's warns

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's budget proposal to slash federal research funding and end financial support for the arts could hurt the bottom line of colleges...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Senate Republicans show resistance to Trump suggested cuts in spending measure

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans were at odds with President Donald Trump on Tuesday over a White House request to cut more than $18 billion in spending on programs...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

SEC asks Arkansas to exempt stadiums, arenas from gun law

The Southeastern Conference says it wants Arkansas lawmakers to exempt college sporting events from a new law expanding where concealed handguns are allowed, citing concerns about safety at its games

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

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Lawmakers in Republican-led Kansas vote to expand Medicaid

Kansas' Republican-controlled Legislature has approved an expansion of state health coverage to thousands of poor adults under former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Virginia's McAuliffe calls Trump budget 'craziest,' Bay cuts 'dumbest'

(c) 2017, The Washington Post.RICHMOND, Va. - When President Donald Trump took office, Gov. Terry McAuliffe, D, managed to sound suprisingly conciliatory.McAuliffe, who had gone all-out to elect...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated press