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Regulators to require inspections after jet engine explosion

Published Apr. 19 2018

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. airline regulators said Wednesday they will order inspections on engine fan blades like the one that...

Starbucks incident highlights perils of shopping while black

Published Apr. 19 2018

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It was a surreal scene that is part of daily life for many black Americans and minorities,...

Parkland parents urge steps to improve school safety

Published Apr. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents of students who died in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting are calling for a range of...

Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out

Published Apr. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with...

George and Barbara Bush: A "storybook" 73-year marriage

Published Apr. 19 2018

HOUSTON (AP) — They met at a Christmas dance. She was 16. He was 17.Three years later, they were married.

Kansas militia members convicted of Somali refugee bomb plot

Published Apr. 19 2018

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Three Kansas militia members were convicted Wednesday of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex...

Regulator: Iowa official won't have to ID outside businesses

Published Apr. 19 2018

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's top elections official will not be required to identify his private businesses in a...

Judge: Kansas secretary of state in contempt in voting case

Published Apr. 19 2018

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach violated a court order that required his office to...

Condemned Northern California house sells for $1.23 million

Published Apr. 19 2018

FREMONT, Calif. (AP) — A condemned Northern California house with holes in the roof and mildew in the pipes sold...

IRS gives taxpayers extra day to file after website issues

Published Apr. 18 2018

Americans are getting an extra day to file their taxes after key elements of the IRS website crashed on deadline...

Bat key to tequila trade gets off US endangered species list

Published Apr. 18 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants...

Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

Published Apr. 18 2018

HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush, the snowy-haired first lady whose plainspoken manner and utter lack of pretense made her more...

1 dead after jet blows an engine; woman nearly sucked out

Published Apr. 18 2018

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Southwest Airlines jet blew an engine at 32,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed...

Stormy Daniels' big reveal: sketch of man who threatened her

Published Apr. 18 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stormy Daniels injected fresh mystery into the sensational story of the president, the fixer and the porn...

Trump bashes California on border mission

Published Apr. 18 2018

SAN DIEGO (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed California Gov. Jerry Brown's posture on sending National Guard troops...

Chicago body armor ban criticized as too restrictive

Published Apr. 18 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's City Council is expected to water down its ban on most residents wearing body armor after...

Starbucks to close stores for an afternoon for bias training

Published Apr. 18 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks, moving swiftly to confront a racially charged uproar over the arrest of two black men...

Kansas jury has case of 3 men accused of plotting to bomb Somalis

Published Apr. 18 2018

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Jurors began deliberating Tuesday afternoon in the case against three Kansas militia members accused of scheming...

South Carolina's prisons among the deadliest in the US

Published Apr. 18 2018

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Twenty South Carolina prisoners have been killed at the hands of fellow inmates in the past...

Former Minnesota FBI agent cites racism in explaining leak

Published Apr. 18 2018

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A black former Minnesota FBI counterterrorism agent pleaded guilty Tuesday to leaking classified documents to...

Mass. court strikes down ban on stun guns

Published Apr. 18 2018

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts' highest court ruled Tuesday the state's ban on civilian possession of stun guns violates the U.

No charges for officers who shot robbery suspect near school

Published Apr. 18 2018

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — No criminal charges will be filed against police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a...

Trump says US, N.Korea talking at 'extremely high levels'

Published Apr. 18 2018

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday the U.S. and North Korea are holding direct talks at...