Scientists will live in a dome for 8 months to simulate Mars

Published Jan. 20 2017

Six carefully selected scientists have entered a man-made dome on a remote Hawaii volcano as part of a human-behavior study...

Black Americans weep for the Obama era and uncertain future

Published Jan. 19 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - On the night in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected the country's first black president, many black...

What's on the Trump menu? Lobster, steak and chocolate

Published Jan. 19 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Donald Trump's first meal as president of the United States isn't too far from the typical...

The Latest: Bush congratulates Hall of Famer Bagwell

Published Jan. 19 2017

HOUSTON (AP) - The Latest on the hospitalizations of former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush (all...

Inauguration Eve: Trump juggles work, play, preps to party

Published Jan. 19 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Juggling work and play on Inauguration Eve, Donald Trump filled his final Cabinet slot Thursday and headed...

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Published Jan. 19 2017

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10 things to know for Thursday

Published Jan. 19 2017

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Court denies a request to arrest Samsung's de facto head

Published Jan. 18 2017

A Seoul court on Thursday denied a request to arrest one of South Korea's most powerful men, the heir to...

So long from White House: Obama aims final messages at Trump

Published Jan. 18 2017

Barack Obama stepped behind the White House podium for the last time Wednesday, fielding questions from the crush of journalists...

Federal study on Dakota Access pipeline to move forward

Published Jan. 18 2017

A federal judge said Wednesday he won't keep the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study...

When it comes to inaugural crowds, does size matter?

Published Jan. 18 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - Donald Trump says his inauguration will have "an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout." Organizers of a protest the...

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Published Jan. 18 2017

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Donations top $500,000 to pay for Alabama college band trip to Trump inaugural

Published Jan. 18 2017

A historically black college's decision to play at president-elect Donald Trump's inauguration caused controversy with some of the school's alumni.

The Latest: Ryan calls Manning commutation 'outrageous'

Published Jan. 17 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on commutations and pardons issued by President Barack Obama on Tuesday (all times EST):

60-year-old gorilla, 1st to be born in a zoo, dies in Ohio

Published Jan. 17 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The world's first gorilla born in a zoo, a female named Colo who became the oldest...

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Published Jan. 17 2017

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Tax deadline looms for Prince estate; government to get half

Published Jan. 17 2017

'Money Don't Matter 2 Night,' Prince once sang. But his money matters a lot to the IRS, and the case...

The Latest: MH370 victim's husband: Suspension mind-boggling

Published Jan. 17 2017

SYDNEY (AP) - The Latest on the official suspension of the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (all times local):

Ten things to know for Tuesday, Jan. 17

Published Jan. 16 2017

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Steelers downplay Tomlin's description of Patriots

Published Jan. 16 2017

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Antonio Brown wanted to let the world in on the party when he live streamed the giddy...

King's daughter: Fight 'no matter who is in White House'

Published Jan. 16 2017

ATLANTA (AP) - As civil rights leaders and activists gather at sites across the country to celebrate the legacy of...


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Years after slayings, some seek relief in killer's execution

Published Jan. 16 2017

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The brutal murders of a well-known Richmond couple and their young daughters as they were preparing...

Ice threat lingers for some Midwest states; storms in Texas

Published Jan. 16 2017

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A few states in the Midwest again are on alert for icy conditions, while strong...