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Indiana governor ordered to turn over Carrier email exchange

Sep. 27, 2018 4:25 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb's office has been ordered by a judge to turn over emails between then-Gov. Mike Pence, President-elect Donald Trump and Carrier Corp. about Trump's negotiations to prevent the company from moving most of its operations from Indianapolis to Mexico. Monday's...

Army says pilots in fatal Hawaii crash were disoriented

Sep. 7, 2018 8:41 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — An Army investigation into a fatal helicopter crash found the pilots became disoriented during nighttime training off Hawaii last year. All five soldiers on board were killed in the Aug. 15, 2017 crash. The pilots experienced "spatial disorientation," which is when a pilot can't determine a...

US rejects request for information on Idaho wolf attacks

Aug. 31, 2018 5:22 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Investigations into livestock deaths in Idaho blamed on wolves don't have to be made public, the U.S. government says. The U.S. Department of Justice in documents filed Thursday in U.S. District Court said the reports requested by an environmental group contain information that's exempt...