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Wednesday November 22nd, 2017 4:58PM

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
In Colorado battleground county, conservative school board members face recall efforts
DENVER (AP) — Angry parents and educators in a Colorado battleground county are trying to recall three conservative school board members Tuesday. They're citing several complaints against the official...
10:58AM ( 2 years ago )
Second chances: Ousted GOP lawmakers seek old seats in Michigan primary after affair scandal
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who were booted from office over an extramarital affair and convoluted cover-up scheme are seeking redemption — and their old seats — at the polls.Tea part...
10:53AM ( 2 years ago )
AP Exclusive: Extradition may shed light on Venezuela military's role in drug trafficking
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Law enforcement officials say a border region butcher with a bad headlight might help shed light on the scope of Venezuelan military involvement in the cocaine trade.A drug tra...
10:47AM ( 2 years ago )
Iowa school bus driver charged with hitting 15-year-old student hired less than 3 months ago
JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa school official says a school bus driver accused of hitting a 15-year-old student after the boy apparently refused to heed his seat assignment instructions had worked for...
10:36AM ( 2 years ago )
Al Molinaro, TV character actor known for "Happy Days" and "The Odd Couple," dies at 96
GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Al Molinaro, the loveable character actor with the hangdog face who was known to millions of TV viewers for playing Murray the cop on "The Odd Couple" and malt shop owner Al De...
10:31AM ( 2 years ago )
Morocco defends 40-year hold on Western Sahara _ and targets iconic Swedish companies
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Morocco is reacting aggressively to any challenges to its claims on Western Sahara, as it marks 40 years since taking control of the mineral-rich territory. Among apparent target...
10:14AM ( 2 years ago )
Episcopal Church's 1st black leader to stress evangelism, social justice as he navigates rifts
NEW YORK (AP) — The Episcopal Church, whose history is entwined with the founding of the United States, is installing its first black national leader this weekend.Presiding Bishop-elect Michael Curry,...
10:14AM ( 2 years ago )
Deathbed and breakfast: Contest winner gets to sleep in spooky Paris Catacombs
PARIS (AP) — This Halloween, two brave souls will get the dubious honor of waking up among 6 million dead bodies in Paris' creepy Catacombs.Brazilian Pedro Arruda, 27, said he wasn't sure if he was lu...
9:37AM ( 2 years ago )
Man accused of breaking into Portland, Oregon, home, kissing man, pleads not guilty
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man accused of breaking into a Portland home, climbing into a man's bed while naked and kissing him has pleaded not guilty to burglary and sexual abuse charges.http://goo.gl/pi...
9:01AM ( 2 years ago )
Lawmakers hope for calm after the storm in Congress, but divisions remain and battles await
WASHINGTON (AP) — With a new speaker in the House and a major budget-and-debt deal completed, lawmakers hope they are entering a welcome period of calm — even boredom — on Capitol Hill."I hope it mean...
8:53AM ( 2 years ago )