David Lynch to receive medal from MacDowell artist colony

NEW YORK (AP) — David Lynch is this year's winner of the Edward MacDowell Medal in the Arts, a prize bestowed by the venerable MacDowell Colony for ...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Merkel’s party wins election in rivals’ German heartland

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives won a state election Sunday in their center-left rivals' traditional heartland, a stin...

May 14th, 2017 |  


North Korea says new long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday the missile it launched over the weekend was a new type of long-range ballistic rocket that can ca...

May 14th, 2017 |  



Miss USA finalists named in pageant taking place in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The top 10 finalists have been named at the Miss USA contest in Las Vegas.Contestants from Minnesota, New Jersey, Missouri, Tenness...

May 14th, 2017 |  


AP News in Brief at 9:04 p.m. EDT

Log in, look out: Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's startLONDON (AP) — Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A group that included a well-known white nationalist carried torches and chanted "you will not replace us" at a weekend ...

May 14th, 2017 |  


The Latest: GOP lawmakers mark success with rules reversals

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on GOP efforts to reverse Obama-era rules (all times local):4:15 p.m.Congressional Republicans anxious to show voters t...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Jeter’s No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter held a microphone and spoke without notes to the crowd that filled sold-out Yankee Stadium. His No. 2, the last of the s...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Falling tree limb kills man during Mother’s Day barbecue

PASSAIC (AP) — A falling tree limb has killed a man and injured several other people during a Mother's Day barbecue in New Jersey.Police say lightni...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Falling tree limb kills man during Mother’s Day barbecue

PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) — A falling tree limb has killed a man and injured several other people during a Mother's Day barbecue in New Jersey.Police say l...

May 14th, 2017 |