Lighter Side: Fidget spinner a hit toy that has sparked a dizzying craze

Lighter Side: Fidget spinner a hit toy that has sparked a dizzying craze

NEW YORK — Stores can’t keep them in stock. Parents are scrambling to find them. And some schools have banned them.The mania for fidget sp...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Lawmakers seal deal on $1 trillion government-wide spending plan

Lawmakers seal deal on $1 trillion government-wide spending plan

WASHINGTON — Top Capitol Hill negotiators reached a hard-won agreement on a huge $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day o...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Donald Trump’s first 100 days: ‘It’s a different kind of presidency’

Donald Trump’s first 100 days: ‘It’s a different kind of presidency’

WASHINGTON — For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions.He’s startled world...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Transcript of AP interview with President Donald Trump

Transcript of AP interview with President Donald Trump

The following is a transcript of an Oval Office interview Friday with President Donald Trump by AP White House Correspondent Julie Pace. Where the aud...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Police say gunman who shot two managers at Florida gym had just been fired

Police say gunman who shot two managers at Florida gym had just been fired

The man who shot and killed two managers at a Florida gym before turning the gun on himself had just been fired from the fitness center for workplace ...

April 9th, 2017 |  


US attacks Syrian air base with cruise missiles

US attacks Syrian air base with cruise missiles

PALM BEACH, Fla. — The United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles Thursday night in fiery retaliation for this we...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 7th, 2017. |  


Legendary comedian Rickles dead at 90

Legendary comedian Rickles dead at 90

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don Rickles, the big-mouthed, bald-headed comedian whose verbal assaults endeared him to audiences and peers and made him the...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 6th, 2017. |  


Atlanta highway collapse poses traffic dilemma

Atlanta highway collapse poses traffic dilemma

ATLANTA — Atlanta’s dreadful rush-hour traffic could be extra nasty for months to come after a raging fire underneath Interstate 85 collap...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Texas trooper: 12 dead, 3 injured in church van-truck crash

Texas trooper: 12 dead, 3 injured in church van-truck crash

UVALDE, Texas — Twelve people were killed and three others were injured Wednesday when a van carrying 14 church members and a pickup truck colli...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming

Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming

WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama’s sweeping plan to curb global warming, P...

March 28th, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |