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UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. envoy for Libya said Monday he fears the recent agreement to resume oil production in the conflict-torn country will not hold unless two issues are speedily tackled - distribution of wealth and "endemic plundering of resources."
Ghassan Salame told the Security Council in a video briefing that unless the issues are addressed it will also "be difficult to advance the…

Having a self-made fortune means you didn’t inherit it. But some entrepreneurs have had to climb farther than others to get onto the Forbes list of self-made women.

Bellevue Police Officer John Kivlin was arrested in April after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend twice.

HONOLULU (AP) - An explosion caused by lava oozing into the ocean sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a sightseeing boat off Hawaii's Big Island, injuring 23 people Monday, officials said
A woman in her 20s was in serious condition with a broken thigh bone, the Hawaii County Fire Department said. Three others were in stable condition at a hospital with unspecified injuries. The rest of the passengers suffered burns, scrapes and other superficial injuries.
They were aboard a tour boat…

In response to the #MeToo movement, the Washington state Senate will create a new human resources officer position to investigate complaints of harassment

At the Baccarat Hotel in New York City, the "Bear Extraordinaire" is practically an ice cream experience.

Microsoft is attempting to rebound from the backlash it has suffered since acquiring and messing with Skype, the popular internet calling service that it paid $8.5 billion for in 2011. The Redmond…