• After 17 years, many Afghans blame US for unending war

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — When U.S. forces and their Afghan allies rode into Kabul in November 2001 they were greeted as liberators. But after 17 years of war, the Taliban have retaken half the country, security is worse than it’s ever been, and many Afghans place the blame squarely on the Americans.

  • Amazon HQ favorites: Similar basics, different vibes

    NEW YORK (AP) — The communities said to be favored to become homes to a pair of big, new East Coast bases for Amazon are both riverfront stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers.

  • Small businesses band together for Small Business Saturday

    NEW YORK (AP) — Many small and independent retailers who are holding Small Business Saturday shopping events Thanksgiving weekend are banding together with others, believing that there’s strength in numbers.

  • Options limited, North Korea lit by flashlights, creaky grid

    PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — More than 20 years after his father almost bargained them away for a pair of nuclear reactors, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has his nuclear weapons — and a nation still plagued by chronic blackouts.

  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s rhetoric on voter fraud is misleading

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing closely contested election races in Florida and Arizona, President Donald Trump is spreading misleading rhetoric regarding voting fraud.

  • ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’ makes off with $66M at box office

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — You’re a mean one — and you’re number one — Mr. Grinch.

  • New Mexico businesses learn to grow on government dollars

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. government is spending billions of dollars in New Mexico on a wide variety of goods and services and local business owners are building and boosting their bottom line by tapping into the federal procurement progress.

  • With Uber Eats’ fast growth comes potential for profit

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In three years, the Uber Eats restaurant food delivery service has grown from an experiment to serving much of the U.S. and major cities worldwide.

  • AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s election fiction on GOP wins, economy

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Fresh off the GOP’s loss of the House, President Donald Trump is fudging the success of a “booming” economy and overstating the impact of his campaigning on the midterm elections.

  • Correction: Ford-Scooters story

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Nov. 8 about Ford buying electric scooter company Spin, The Associated Press reported erroneously the owner of Ford Go Bike. Motivate owns the bike share system, not Ford, which is a lead sponsor.