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Tuesday August 22nd, 2017 1:21AM

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
4 higher education groups condemn proposals to allow concealed weapons on college campuses
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Four national groups representing college educators and trustees said Thursday they would fight a growing push in state legislatures to allow people to carry concealed guns on c...
5:56PM ( 1 year ago )
Rubio, Cruz in immigration fight as each tries to expose the other's record, shade their own
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential rivals Sens. Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz are backpedaling furiously as they try to outmaneuver each other on immigration.Rubio co-wrote a massive 2013 immigratio...
5:52PM ( 1 year ago )
Obama to huddle with European leaders on Islamic State fight at start of trip to Turkey, Asia
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will huddle with the leaders of Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy and France next week in hopes of making "incremental progress" in the fight against the Isla...
5:50PM ( 1 year ago )
UN condemns Burundi killings, threatens possible sanctions amid fears of 'possible genocide'
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Thursday condemning killings in Burundi and threatening sanctions, while international leaders urgently called for the...
5:49PM ( 1 year ago )
US Rep. Sam Farr of California to retire at end of term after more than 20 years in office
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Sam Farr of California will retire at the end of his term in 2017, ending a career in Congress spanning nearly a quarter-century, he announced Thursday in Sa...
5:46PM ( 1 year ago )
US regulators approve GE plan for dismantling Hudson PCB cleanup plant, restoring site
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) — Federal regulators have approved General Electric's plan to dismantle a Hudson River PCB cleanup plant used during six years of dredging, which concluded this fall.The Environ...
5:44PM ( 1 year ago )
Georgia sheriff indicted in shooting that he called an accident; woman critically wounded
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — An Atlanta-area sheriff who has long been a magnet for controversy was indicted Thursday on a reckless conduct charge after he shot and critically wounded a woman in what he...
5:44PM ( 1 year ago )
Officer who shot and killed car break in suspect on college campus had 25 years of experience
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A police officer at a small South Carolina college who shot and killed a student from a nearby school had been a law enforcement officer for 25 years, but was only hired on campu...
5:42PM ( 1 year ago )
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey orders state police to form border strike force; cost of plan unknown
PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Doug Ducey has ordered the Arizona Department of Public Safety to create a border strike force comprised of state troopers who will help law enforcement agencies along the Mexican...
5:34PM ( 1 year ago )
Prosecutors to rest case of ex-coal CEO Blankenship; defense argues for acquittal
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The prosecution is set to rest in the high-profile trial of ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship after weeks of testimony asserting that he put dollars ahead of safety in the...
5:33PM ( 1 year ago )