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Chinese executive facing US extradition appears in court

Dec. 8, 2018 12:01 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A Canadian prosecutor urged a Vancouver court to deny bail to a Chinese executive at the heart of a case that is shaking up U.S.-China relations and worrying global financial markets. Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of telecommunications giant Huawei and...

Why Huawei arrest deepens conflict between US and China

Dec. 6, 2018 8:03 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The dramatic arrest of a Chinese telecommunications executive has driven home why it will be so hard for the Trump administration to resolve its deepening conflict with China. In the short run, the arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer heightened skepticism about the trade truce that...

Former CIA chief Michael Hayden hospitalized after stroke

Nov. 23, 2018 4:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director Michael Hayden has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke earlier this week. A statement released Friday by Hayden's family says he is "receiving expert medical care." Hayden, who is 73 and a retired Air Force general, led the CIA under President George W. Bush...

Indiana County native last living code-breaking team member

Oct. 20, 2018 3:05 AM EDT

BLAIRSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Angeline Nanni didn't want to be a beautician. But she got her license anyway and shampooed customers at her sisters' Blairsville beauty shop while running the business side. It was there, while World War II raged on, that she heard of a government job opportunity in Washington,...