• In this Wednesday, June 13, 2012, file photo, Viacom Inc. CEO Philippe Dauman waits for the start of an event in Washington. Dauman, Viacom's embattled chief executive, has sued to be restored as a trustee and director to entities that control Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. after a move by media mogul Sumner Redstone that stripped him of the positions. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

    Viacom CEO sues to be restored to Redstone trust

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Viacom’s embattled chief executive sued Monday to be restored as a director and trustee to entities that control Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. after a weekend move by media mogul Sumner Redstone stripped him of the positions.

  • Bondholders sue over Puerto Rico debt-moratorium l

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Holders of bonds from Puerto Rico’s Government Development Bank are suing to challenge aspects of a debt-moratorium law that island officials say is crucial to maintaining essential services as the U.S. territory struggles under a nearly $70 billion debt load.

  • In this May 4, 2016 file photo, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory make remarks concerning House Bill 2 while speaking during a government affairs conference in Raleigh, N.C. McCrory has taken a beating from critics over a law dictating which restrooms transgender people can use, highlighting what they call the economic harm and reputation it’s causing North Carolina. McCrory is retrying to reshape the narrative heading into a tough re-election campaign by going after the federal government. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

    McCrory lawsuit against feds may help shift HB2 narrative

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — After weeks of taking a beating from critics over North Carolina’s law dictating which restrooms transgender people can use, Gov. Pat McCrory adopted a strategy long favored by Southern conservative governors: He went after the federal government.