Led Zeppelin can end ‘Stairway’ suit for $1

Lawyers suing members of rock supergroup Led Zeppelin say their client is willing to settle a lawsuit over the band’s most famous song--a claim potentially worth millions of dollars — for just $1. The catch is that band members Robert Plant and Jimmy Page would have to give the late musician Randy California a writing credit on the iconic 1971 rock ballad “Stairway to Heaven.” And that’s probably worth a lot more than a buck. Read More

16 blamed for mistakes in deadly U.S. attack on Afghan clinic

WASHINGTON — Human error, violations of combat rules and untimely equipment failures led to the mistaken U.S. aerial attack on a charity-run hospital in Afghanistan last fall that killed 42 people, a senior American general said Friday. Investigators called the attack a “disproportional response to a threat that didn’t exist.” Read More

White House 2016: Clinton gears up for Trump in fall race

WASHINGTON — Waves of campaign staffers are being dispatched to battleground states. Advisers are starting to consider locations for a splashy convention rally in Philadelphia. An army of lawyers is scrutinizing more than two dozen possible vice presidential picks. Read More