Apple to build 2nd campus, hire 20,000 in $350B pledge

Apple is planning to build another corporate campus and hire 20,000 more workers during the next five years as part of a $350 billion commitment to the U.S. economy

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Women march in Polish cities to demand abortion rights

Polish abortion rights proponents, most of them women, are marching in Warsaw and other cities across Poland to express their opposition to a proposal in parliament to further tighten the country's already restrictive abortion law

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Fort Collins restaurant closing after 39 years in business

A Fort Collins Italian-themed restaurant is closing after 39 years in business

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Board recommends removing author's name from book award

The Vermont Board of Libraries has recommended that the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Book Award be renamed to better connect with young readers

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Jewish group: Spy case shows Germany must act against Iran

Germany's Jewish community says raids against suspected Iranian agents show Berlin needs to take a tougher line toward Tehran

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Minnesota GOP leader seeks cut of big donations

The chairwoman of Minnesota's Republican Party is seeking a commission from large donations to supplement her salary in what campaign finance experts called an unusual arrangement

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Domestic battery charge against 'Glee' actress dismissed

A domestic battery charge against an actress on the former hit show "Glee" has been dismissed in West Virginia

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

London Zoo names okapi 'Meghan' to celebrate royal wedding

London Zoo honors Prince Harry's fiancee by naming newborn okapi "Meghan"

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Macedonia president to veto Albanian language bill

Macedonia's president says he will veto a law making Albanian the country's second official language, describing the legislation as unnecessary and unconstitutional

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Belgium counters US with $23 million for UN Palestinian fund

Belgium has already stepped in to help out the UN Agency assisting Palestinian refugees with an immediate disbursement of $23 million after the Trump administration suspended $65 million in aid for the international agency

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Scrap of flag from Nelson's HMS Victory sells for $408,000

Sotheby's auction house says a fragment of the red, white and blue "Victory Jack" flag that flew from Adm. Horatio Nelson's flagship during the Battle of Trafalgar has sold for 297,000 pounds (around $408,000)

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Suicide attack at market in Nigeria's Maiduguri kills 12

12 killed, 48 others wounded in double suicide attack at market in Nigeria's Maiduguri city

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press