Jennie-O to donate $25,000 in reward money to…

Hormel Foods and Jennie-O have announced that it plans to donate the $25,000 it had offered in reward money for the safe return of Jayme Closs directly to the 13-year-old girl

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All the Things People Wish They'd Learned in…

So you know how kids often complain about math class, wondering how the quadratic equation will have any use in their adult lives?

The Latest: France wants new Renault chief to…

France's economy minister says he expects the future chief of Renault to consolidate the French automaker's alliance with Japanese partner Nissan.

Alaska man, son sentenced in bear killings case

A judge in Alaska has ordered jail time for a man who skied with his son to a bear den, where they killed a mother bear and her two cubs while a research camera was recording them

Earnings lift Wall Street

Wall Street ended slightly higher on Wednesday after a spate of upbeat earnings reports, but lingering concerns about trade tensions and the longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history limited the advance. Fred Katayama reports.

Muslim enclave that was foiled attack target…

A Muslim group says news that four people planned an attack on their upstate New York community has sent shockwaves through the rural enclave

DACA recipients see little reason to hope in latest proposal

Immigrants brought to the U.S. as children see little reason to be hopeful about latest proposal to extend DACA protections

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NFL Fans Really, Really Care About Their Teams

According to a Ticketmaster “OfficialFan” survey, 84% of those polled would drop everything they’re doing to watch a sporting game live.

Pelosi denies Trump access to House for State of…

Pelosi denies Trump access to House for his State of the Union speech until government reopens

AP tech specialist Tommy Driscoll dies at 56

Thomas Michael "Tommy" Driscoll, a New Orleans-based senior technology specialist for The Associated Press, has died at age 56

Momentum gathers for plan to take "no deal…

The British opposition Labour Party says it is "highly likely" it will throw its parliamentary weight behind a plan to prevent a no deal Brexit, the scenario business leaders warn could cause catastrophic job losses and chaos at UK ports. David Doyle reports.

Ford posts quarterly loss amid struggles in…

Ford Motor Co. reported its first quarterly loss in three years due to a pension accounting charge and poor performances in Europe and China

Police: 5 fatally shot inside Florida bank…

Authorities say five people have been killed in a shooting at a Florida bank

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The Latest: Request for help delays Denver…

Denver school officials have asked the state to intervene in its pay dispute with teachers, a move which will delay a strike that had been scheduled to start Monday