- Prosecutors: Dismissal deal done in Manziel's domestic case
DALLAS (AP) — Johnny Manziel has a dismissal agreement with prosecutors that will require the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback to meet conditions for a year before being cleared of a domestic violence charge against him.
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- EPA to require mines to offer cleanup assurances
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency says it plans to require mining companies to show they have the financial wherewithal to clean up their pollution so taxpayers aren't stuck footing the bill.
- Las Vegas welcomes 1st direct commercial flight from Beijing
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance are marking the arrival of the first direct commercial airline flight from mainland China to Las Vegas.
- BP to push ahead with big oil project in the Gulf of Mexico
HOUSTON (AP) — BP PLC is moving ahead with a $9 billion oil project in the Gulf of Mexico after a cost-cutting redesign, a sign of confidence about future prices for crude.
- Professional mediator takes on New Mexico budget impasse
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — He is a mild mannered professional mediator who negotiates out-of-court resolutions to legal disputes.
- Trump voter lost home, blames incoming Treasury secretary
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Donald Trump named his Treasury secretary, Teena Colebrook felt her heart sink.
- Thomas Edison's lab door key, lightbulbs up for auction
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Thomas Edison's door key to the 19th century lab in New Jersey where he invented the phonograph goes up for auction this weekend, along with lightbulbs he perfected.
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- Mercosur suspends Venezuela for failure to follow rules
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — South American nations suspended Venezuela on Friday from the Mercosur trade group over what they said was its failure to comply with the commitments made when it joined the group in 2012.
- Bach: 'Rational arguments' favor NHL going to Pyeongchang
LONDON (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach says it is in the interest of all parties for NHL players to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
- Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — A national commission is delivering urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.