Tuesday March 20th, 2018 3:15PM

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
Retracing war past, ex-N. Korean POWs return to South Korea
YANGPYEONG, South Korea (AP) — Back in the country where they were detained as prisoners of war in the 1950s, two former North Korean soldiers now find little apparent objection or hostility, at least...
11:38AM ( 2 years ago )
Correction: Georgia Aquarium-Belugas story
ATLANTA (AP) — In a story Aug. 8 about a legal fight between the Georgia Aquarium and a federal agency over a permit to import beluga whales, The Associated Press erroneously attributed a quote to a b...
11:00AM ( 2 years ago )
After 190 years, NY's Erie Canal a relic with a hefty cost
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Erie Canal was an engineering marvel when it opened in 1825, linking the Hudson River to the Great Lakes and humming with commerce that opened up the West.Long ago eclipsed by...
10:52AM ( 2 years ago )
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable o...
10:47AM ( 2 years ago )
Mysterious fungus killing snakes in at least 9 states
NEW HAVEN, Vt. (AP) — Hidden on hillsides in a remote part of western Vermont, a small number of venomous timber rattlesnakes slither among the rocks, but their isolation can't protect them from a mys...
10:43AM ( 2 years ago )
Cumberbatch urges fans not to film 'Hamlet' performances
LONDON (AP) — Actor Benedict Cumberbatch has urged fans not to film his stage performance of Shakespeare's play "Hamlet."The star, who is playing the lead in the play at London's Barbican theater, say...
10:40AM ( 2 years ago )
As it turns 50, Singapore celebrates success amid challenges
SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore threw a big party Sunday for its 50th anniversary of independence and unrivaled economic success in a region struggling with poverty and political instability, even as the c...
10:01AM ( 2 years ago )
Iraqi Christians who fled IS living in limbo while in exile
FUHEIS, Jordan (AP) — A year after tens of thousands of Iraqi Christians fled communities overtaken by Islamic State militants, their lives are on hold in exile: They won't go back to Iraq, saying it'...
9:47AM ( 2 years ago )
Kurdish rebels fire at police in Turkey; 1 officer killed
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Officials say Kurdish rebels have fired at a police vehicle in southern Turkey, killing a policeman and wounding another, in the latest attack against Turkish security forces.The...
9:10AM ( 2 years ago )
AP PHOTOS: A Nagasaki cathedral remembers the atomic bomb
NAGASAKI, Japan (AP) — Just after dawn Sunday, the faithful filed into Urakami Cathedral in the Japanese city of Nagasaki for a Mass tinged with sadness.Seventy years ago, a U.S.-dropped atomic bomb d...
9:02AM ( 2 years ago )