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NEW YORK (AP) — While some fashion designers have always been overtly political, the recently wrapped New York Fashion Week just a month after President Donald Trump's inauguration included a broader range of brands addressing these tumultuous times. On Friday, the day after...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Bud Welch knows something about the human cost of terrorism. His 23-year-old daughter was killed when a rental truck packed with explosives destroyed the Oklahoma City federal building. That was in 1995, when domestic terrorism seemed to be the nation's most...
Communities just downstream of California's Lake Oroville dam would not receive adequate warning or time for evacuations if the 770-foot-tall dam itself — rather than its spillways — were to abruptly fail, the state water agency that operates the nation's tallest dam repeatedly...
MIAMI (AP) — The mayor is an immigrant, and more than half its residents are foreign born. But unlike many cities with large numbers of immigrants, there's no sanctuary for people living illegally in Miami-Dade County, Florida. A recent decision by Mayor Carlos Gimenez requires...
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Roger Largent will never get a chance to clear his name in the rape of a disabled woman: He was found beaten to death in his prison cell four days before a court tossed his conviction. Authorities suspect Largent's cellmate in the slaying, but they have...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University has apologized after turning students away from a career fair for wearing the wrong colored clothing. NJ.com reports ( http://bit.ly/2kPE2PA ) that Rutgers Business School issued a formal apology in a statement on Thursday for barring...
MASON, Mich. (AP) — A sports doctor who treated female gymnasts at Michigan State University and through USA Gymnastics faces a key hearing Friday to determine if he will go to trial on sexual assault charges. The allegations do not involve an athlete; Dr. Larry Nassar is...
MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — Pope Francis said that "no people is criminal and no religion is terrorist" in a welcome letter read aloud at a conference on economic inequality that opened Thursday in the small farming city in California. The gathering of Catholic clergy and activists...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The new leader of Newark's more than 1 million Catholics carried a strong message against President Donald Trump's immigration order as he joined the state's lobbyists on their annual schmooze-fest in Washington. Newark Archbishop Cardinal Joseph Tobin was one...
ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — Leaving no doubt over who was the standout skier at the world championships, Marcel...
ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — Leaving no doubt over who was the standout skier at the world championships, Marcel...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has expressed dismay about clashes in the Democratic Republic of Congo he...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates' main state oil company has signed a deal giving China...
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq says new exploration has revealed an additional 10 billion barrels of oil, bringing its total...
LONDON (AP) — London's mayor says that President Donald Trump shouldn't receive a state visit in Britain because...