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Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk

Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat

Michael Cohen's lawyer says he has been having frequent chats with John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon.

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Box office Top 20: 'Crazy Rich Asians' gets even richer

Box office Top 20: 'Crazy Rich Asians' gets even richer

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Colorado man charged with murder in deaths of wife, 2 kids

Prosecutors have charged a Colorado man with murder in the deaths of his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

West Virginia Senate OKs rules for impeachment trials

The West Virginia Senate has passed rules addressing the impeachment trial of three state Supreme Court justices in a spending scandal

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses

Trump's nominee for drug czar calls Connecticut a national example for addiction treatment

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

Michigan's health director will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of two men linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Texas A&M changes handling of sex assault cases after uproar

Texas A&M University is imposing tougher punishments for students found responsible for sexual abuse after women came forward to criticize the school over how their cases were handled

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Funeral home: Motown Funk Brother fret man Eddie Willis dies

A funeral home director says Eddie Willis, a key session guitarist for Motown Records, has died at his Mississippi home

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Catholics consider withholding donations amid abuse scandals

Many Catholics who help churches and related nonprofits raise money are considering withholding or reducing their donations as a way to express their anger over the latest revelations that priests sexually abused children

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

EPA waits to release comments on Colorado mine cleanup plan

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it won't release public comments on its interim cleanup plan for southwestern Colorado mines until it has reached a final decision on the plan

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Grains mixed, livestock lower

Wheat for Sept. declined 18.25 cents at 5.4225 a bushel; Sept. corn was down 2.25 cents at 3.62 a bushel; Sept. oats rose 2 cents at $2.6075 bushel; while Sep. soybeans was up .25 cent at $8.8175 a...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press