Science Says: DNA shows early spread of cats in human world

NEW YORK (AP) — Long before cats became the darlings of Facebook and Twitter, they spread through the ancient human world. Now a DNA study has reac...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Indiana to pay firm $100k to handle Pence email requests

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana is paying $100,000 to a law firm for help dealing with an "unusually high" number of public records requests, most of wh...

June 17th, 2017 |  


US apologizes for WWII internment of Alaska’s Unangan people

ST. PAUL, Alaska (AP) — A U.S. official has apologized for the World War II internment of Alaska's Unangan people. Jim Kurth, acting director of ...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Muslim ‘peace march’ held in Germany but turnout disappoints

BERLIN (AP) — A Muslim "peace march" against terrorism has been held in the German city of Cologne but has drawn fewer participants than organizers ...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Castile trial had video evidence _ but not of key seconds

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The world learned of Philando Castile's death through a grim livestream launched by his girlfriend seconds after Castile was ...

June 17th, 2017 |  


San Francisco UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including gunman

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A UPS employee opened fire at a San Francisco package delivery facility on Wednesday, killing three employees and then himself ...

June 14th, 2017 |  


The Latest: Death toll rises to 9 at Somalia restaurant

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — The Latest on a suicide attack outside a restaurant in Somalia's capital (all times local): ___ 10:50 p.m. Police...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Accuser of Seattle mayor wants to drop sex abuse lawsuit

SEATTLE (AP) — A man who accused Seattle Mayor Ed Murray of sexually abusing him when he was a teenager has asked a court to dismiss the lawsuit he ...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Russian event urges new look at Syria’s ‘liberated’ Aleppo

GENEVA (AP) — Some 25,000 Christians have returned to eastern Aleppo, Russia's ambassador in Geneva told a conference organized by his country to hi...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Health chief, 4 others charged with manslaughter in Flint

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Five people, including the head of Michigan's health department, were charged Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter in an inve...

June 14th, 2017 |