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STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — Never-before-seen crowds are expected to ride into western South Dakota this week for the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The rally officially kicks off Monday and is famous for bawdy behavior. But authorities and bikers alike say there's no indication there...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades. A new exhibit at Kennedy Space Center in Florida features two pieces of debris, one from each lost shuttle, as well as poignant,...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer was fatally shot Saturday night during a traffic stop in Memphis and a manhunt is underway for the suspect, Tennessee police officials said. Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong said during a news conference that police received a call...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer was fatally shot during a traffic stop in Memphis Saturday night and a manhunt is underway for the suspect, Tennessee police officials said. Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong said during a news conference that police received a call...
NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon and unions representing workers in nine states said employees will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled. The wireless carrier and leaders of the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical...
NEW YORK (AP) — Unions representing Verizon workers in nine states say their members will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled with the wireless carrier. Leaders of the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical...
SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Protest marches have been part of Selma's civil rights fabric since 1965, but an 860-mile trek to Washington had a minister leaning on the Bible for heavenly support Saturday. The Rev. Theresa Dear noted the magnitude of what lies ahead, but never doubted that...
PHOENIX (AP) — Hip hop super-producer Dr. Dre says the wait is finally over — he's going to release his first album in 15 years. Dre said on his radio show, Dr. Dre's The Pharmacy, that "Compton a Soundtrack by Dr. Dre" will be available Aug. 7. He said Saturday that the album...
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story July 30 about MSNBC canceling 3 daytime shows, The Associated Press implied that Ari Melber was named the network's chief legal correspondent last week. He was named to the position in April. A corrected version of the story is below: Struggling MSNBC...
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The National Baseball Congress suspended using batboys and girls during its World Series...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The National Baseball Congress suspended using batboys and girls during its World Series...
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A whale appeared in the marina of one of Buenos Aires' most exclusive neighborhoods...
CHICAGO (AP) — The timing of Richie Shaffer's phone call home on Sunday wasn't perfect. The news he was delivering...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis soldier killed in action during World War II finally gets his Bronze Star Medal,...