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Richard M. Blystone, a veteran Associated Press writer who reported from Vietnam and was one of the first correspondents at CNN, has died in London at 81. His sister, Louise Reilly, said her brother died Tuesday of cardiac failure after a stroke. Blystone began his AP career in...
HOUSTON (AP) — Former first lady Barbara Bush has died. She was 92. A family spokesman says she died Tuesday. The snowy-haired Mrs. Bush was one of only two first ladies who was also the mother of a president. The other was Abigail Adams, wife of John Adams and mother of John...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A black former Minnesota FBI counterterrorism agent pleaded guilty Tuesday to leaking classified documents to a reporter, saying in a statement that he knew it was illegal but felt he had to act against a culture in the bureau that often treats minority...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democrat Jacky Rosen raised more than twice as much campaign cash as Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller in recent months, closing in on the GOP incumbent considered one of the most vulnerable to seek re-election in the Senate this year. A partial copy of Heller'...
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the Bill Cosby's sexual-assault retrial (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Jurors are getting a sense of Bill Cosby's view of consent from lurid deposition testimony in which the comedian described reaching an area "somewhere between permission and...
NEW YORK (AP) — In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are depicted as discriminatory...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Southwest Airlines jet apparently blew an engine at about 30,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed a window and damaged the fuselage Tuesday, killing a passenger and injuring seven others, authorities said. The plane, a Boeing 737 bound from New...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming school district where U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos suggested last year that teachers might need to be armed to protect children from grizzly bears is about to vote on doing just that, though concerns about school shootings worry parents...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming school district in an area where the U.S. education secretary suggested last year that teachers might need to carry guns to protect children from grizzly bears is due to vote whether to let the teachers carry firearms. The Park County School...
VERNON HILLS, Ill. (AP) — A former suburban Chicago high school soccer coach has pleaded not guilty to charges...
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Coins and bracelets from the 1st century that were looted from western Romania years ago...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund is warning that the healthiest global economy in...
NEW YORK (AP) — Seven years after being banned by the Cannes Film Festival for jokingly calling himself a Nazi,...
LAKE OZARK, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say four people have been found dead inside a house destroyed by fire in...
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says the first-ever vaccine for dengue needs to be dealt with in "a...