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Jurassic World cast reacts to real-world volcanic disasters

June 14, 2018

HONOLULU (AP) — The lava pours from the ceilings. It explodes from the mountaintop. more »»

Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors

June 14, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A proposal in Congress to ease the U.S. more »»

NY high court nixes Trump's bid to delay defamation suit

June 14, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's highest court has turned down President Donald Trump's latest bid to delay a defamation suit filed by a former contestant on "The Apprentice" who accused him of unwante... more »»

Many animals are shifting from day to night to avoid people

June 14, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Lions and tigers and bears are increasingly becoming night owls because of us, a new study says.

Scientists have long known that human activity disrupts nature. more »»

Fewer US teens smoking, doing drugs ... and drinking milk

June 14, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Fewer U.S. teens are smoking, having sex and doing drugs these days. Oh, and they're drinking less milk, too. more »»

Lake Tahoe clarity sinks to all-time low in 2017

June 14, 2018

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — Scientists at Lake Tahoe say the clarity of the alpine lake that straddles the California-Nevada line sank to an all-time low last year.

Experts say the . more »»

Parole board hears former juror's death sentence regrets

June 14, 2018

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former juror on a death penalty trial said Thursday that he was "frankly upset" to read information last year about the terrible childhood of the man he and 11 other juror... more »»

Correction: Western Wildfires story

June 14, 2018

DENVER (AP) — In a story June 13 about wildfires, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of a resident who witnessed a fire in Moab, Utah. His name is Steve Clark, not Tim Clark. more »»

New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets

June 14, 2018

OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's governor kicked off a new era of gambling Thursday in the state that led the charge for the entire nation to bet on sports legally.

Gov. more »»

The Latest: Murphy places state's first legal sports bets

June 14, 2018

OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the start of legal sports betting in New Jersey (all times local):

10:45 a.m.

New Jersey has launched sports betting.

Democratic Gov. more »»

Mom of 4 kids killed in Florida standoff: I am heartbroken

June 14, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The mother of four children killed during a standoff between a Florida felon and police says she's "heartbroken" and feels "completely alone. more »»

Washington's battlefield flag on view at revolution museum

June 14, 2018

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — George Washington's personal Revolutionary War headquarters flag is going on display at Philadelphia's Museum of the American Revolution, just in time for Flag Day. more »»

Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

June 14, 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — The Boring Company, founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that it says will whisk passengers from downtown... more »»

Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

June 14, 2018

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock 'n' roll as Elvis Presley's sideman, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. more »»

Strong Pennsylvania storm damages businesses, overturns cars

June 14, 2018

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — A strong storm pounded parts of Pennsylvania, damaging numerous businesses in a shopping plaza, overturning cars and downing trees and power lines. more »»

New Jersey set to begin taking legal sports bets

June 14, 2018

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — In 1978, the Democratic governor of New Jersey threw the first dice at an Atlantic City casino to kick off an era of legal gambling in the state. more »»

 
 

 

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