WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people applying for or receiving security clearances whose fingerprint images were stolen in one of the worst government data breaches is now believed to be 5.6 million, not 1.1 million as first thought, the Office of Personnel Management announced Wednesday.
ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man accused of hanging a black-faced dummy in his yard where his black neighbors could see it has been convicted of violating a state law against displaying a noose to intimidate people.
EATON, N.Y. (AP) — In a story Sept. 22 about a small plane crash in upstate New York, The Associated Press, relying on information from the Federal Aviation Administration, erroneously reported the status of the pilot's license. Cathryn "Carey" Depuy had a pilot license and not just a student license, which would have forbidden her from carrying a passenger.
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday said his country was fully capable of maintaining a relatively high growth rate for a long time to come. In remarks at a meeting with U.S. CEOs in Seattle, the Chinese leader said that China was adopting more forceful and innovative macroeconomic measures. (Reporting By Michael Martina, writing by Peter Henderson; Editing by Chris Reese)
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A judge has ordered a former employee of a mid-Missouri tech firm and his wife to pay $10 million for stealing trade secrets and partnering with a Chinese firm to sell knockoff products to unsuspecting buyers, including the U.S. Navy.