• Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Dakota Access pipeline developer said Monday that it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it’s preparing to put the pipeline into service.

  • AP Exclusive: Colombia ‘panic buttons’ expose activists

    It is supposed to help protect human-rights activists, labor organizers and journalists working in risky environments, but a GPS-enabled “panic button” that Colombia’s government has issued to about 400 people could be exposing them to more peril.

    Updated: 6:06 pm

  • Q&A: Who’d gain from a Trump border wall? Hint: Not Mexico

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — As a billionaire developer, Donald Trump built casinos, luxe condo towers and lush golf courses. Now, as president, Trump aims to develop perhaps his most ambitious and surely his most contentious project yet: A wall along the nearly 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border.

    Updated: 3:29 pm

  • Saudi embassy confirms UK attacker had been in Saudi Arabia

    LONDON (AP) — The man who killed four people outside Britain’s Parliament was in Saudi Arabia three times and taught English there, the Middle Eastern country’s embassy said.

  • Harrison Ford says he was distracted when he flew over plane

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Harrison Ford said he was distracted and concerned about turbulence from another aircraft last month when he mistakenly landed on a taxiway at a Southern California airport after flying low over an airliner with 116 people aboard, according to an audio recording released Friday.

  • Debate renewed over economic benefits of Keystone pipeline

    DALLAS (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling his administration’s approval of the Keystone XL pipeline a new era for American energy policy.

  • Report examines grim Bangladesh leather trade, links to West

    DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries, with workers as young as 14, supplied leather to companies that make shoes and handbags for a host of Western brands, a nonprofit group that investigates supply chains says.

  • Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a “great day for American jobs” and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate over climate change.

  • Trumps plot big hotel expansion, but political problems loom

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump family is launching a new hotel chain in a bold expansion of a company that critics say is already too big and opaque for an enterprise whose owner sits in the Oval Office.

  • Review: ‘Life’ is a mediocre science-fiction thriller

    Life is a box of chocolates, a highway and, alas, a mediocre science-fiction thriller.