Saturday June 24th, 2017 4:41AM

The Associated Press

The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP is owned by its contributing newspapers, radio, and television stations in the United States, all of which contribute stories to the AP and use material written by its staff journalists.
The Associated Press
New Greek finance chief brings much-needed diplomatic touch
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — On his first full day as Greek finance minister, Euclid Tsakalotos faced 18 angry colleagues in a room in Brussels.His eurozone counterparts were livid after the left-wing Greek...
3:23PM ( 1 year ago )
Sarandon joins Nolte for Epix TV's 2016 political satire
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Susan Sarandon is reuniting with big-screen co-star Nick Nolte for a TV political satire.The Epix premium channel said Sarandon will play a former first lady opposite Nolte's ex-U.S...
3:04PM ( 1 year ago )
Can KKK 'adopt a Ga. highway'? Appellate court considers matter
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia court heard arguments Thursday about whether the state violated a Ku Klux Klan group's constitutional rights by refusing its application to a highway cleanup program.
2:57PM ( 1 year ago )
Oklahoma prosecutor clears troopers in floodwater shooting
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A prosecutor will not seek charges against a pair of Oklahoma troopers involved in the fatal shooting of a Tulsa pastor who had been told to leave a flooded area.Okmulgee County Di...
2:50PM ( 1 year ago )
Southern California water district halts turf rebate program
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A program that pays homeowners and businesses to replace lawns with drought-friendly landscaping has proven so popular that the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is...
2:49PM ( 1 year ago )
Man gets 6½ years for holding his sister captive in filth
MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who kept his sister captive in filthy conditions inside their home was sentenced Thursday to 6½ years in prison.Arthur Gauvin, who pleaded guilty in April to abuse and crue...
2:36PM ( 1 year ago )
Rain forces NASCAR to cancel test of new rules for Kentucky
SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — NASCAR has canceled a Sprint Cup Series test of a new rules package for Kentucky Speedway after continued rain and will proceed with its normal weekend practice schedule for Saturda...
2:35PM ( 1 year ago )
Summer forecast for Lake Erie: Another big algae outbreak
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Lake Erie will see one of the most severe toxic algae outbreaks in recent years this summer, a year after toxins contaminated the drinking water for 400,000 people in northwestern...
2:34PM ( 1 year ago )
Florida's congressional districts rejected as gerrymandered
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the state's congressional maps don't meet the requirements of a voter-approved constitutional amendment that prohibits political...
2:33PM ( 1 year ago )
Jeb Bush campaign, affiliated super PAC say they have raised combined $114.4M for his 2016 bid
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeb Bush campaign, affiliated super PAC say they have raised combined $114.4M for his 2016 bid.
2:32PM ( 1 year ago )