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Genetically modified wheat found in Washington state could affect US trade

SEATTLE (AP) — Genetically modified wheat not approved for sale or commercial production in the United States has been found growing in a field...

Flight info screens at Vietnam’s 2 major airports hacked

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Screens displaying flight information and the public address system at Vietnam's two major airports were hacked with derogatory messages against...

‘Zika is now here’: Mosquitoes now spreading virus in US

MIAMI (AP) — Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland for the first time, health officials said Friday, a...

Renault-Nissan Alliance to invest $800 million in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Renault-Nissan Alliance says it will invest $800 million in Argentina. Renault-Nissan chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn announced the investment...

Japan’s most wanted stock swindler nabbed in Thailand

BANGKOK – Immigration police have arrested Japan’s most-wanted, white-collar criminal, who spent 11 years hiding in Thailand. The suspect, identified as Yasuo Tsubaki, was apprehended...

Heart to Heart with Hillary

A teacup of wine please

Dear Hillary, We’ve just had another extended holiday with no alcohol. This is supposed to be a tourist city and tourists like to have a...

Wiring diagram for an electric chair

Dear Hillary, I know it sounds funny asking you to help, but I can’t find an electrician that I can trust to work on a...

Nudge nudge, wink wink

Dear Hillary, In reply to the Peter guy who thinks himself better than everyone, why keep one Peter? Kinda nice to wake up with someone...

Finding the “good” girls

Dear Hillary, I have to laugh at all your letter writers, wondering if they have found THE ONE, when they should start looking at themselves...

Mail Bag

Why are safety standards so low?

Editor; Re: Tesla plans trucks, small SUV as part of future plans (PM July 21, 2016) - “The government is investigating the system after a...

Public menace must be dealt with firmly

Editor; Re: A street racer: “street racing is like a daily activity that street racers cannot do without” (PM July 20, 2016) - If the...

Add a consolidated bus terminal

Editor; Re: Transport Company to undergo major overhaul to compete with low-cost airlines (PM July 20, 2016) - How about they add a consolidated bus...

Scooter youths going every which way

Editor; Re: A street racer: “street racing is like a daily activity that street racers cannot do without” (PM July 20, 2016) - These Street...

Sports

Australia 83-3 chasing 268 at stumps on day 4 vs. Sri...

Pallekele, Sri Lanka (AP) — Spinners accounted for three of Australia's top order wickets to put Sri Lanka in command of the first test...

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Some benefits cards bear number for sex line, not balances

Lewiston, Maine (AP) - Some holders of electronic benefits transfer cards find that dialing the phone number on the back of the cards gets...

New Hampshire city police use Pokemon Go to lure fugitives

Manchester, N.H. (AP) - Police in New Hampshire’s largest city have gotten the Pokemon Go bug, trying to lure fugitives with the popular app....