partlycloudy
Thursday September 21st, 2017 3:18PM
The Latest: 1 dead, 3 rescued from boat off Puerto Rico
The U.S. Coast Guard says a woman and two children were rescued from a boat that went missing off Puerto Rico during Hurricane Maria, but a man died aboard the vessel
2:53PM ( 10 minutes ago )
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expense
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses her personal plane to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events
2:48PM ( 15 minutes ago )
A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria
Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and triggering landslides and floods
2:44PM ( 19 minutes ago )
Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Peterson
The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that use of hearsay testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper
2:40PM ( 23 minutes ago )
Girl still buried in ruins of Mexico school, anxiety grows
Rescuers are still trying to reach a girl buried in the rubble of her school even as they have recovered the body of another adult victim there
2:37PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Nevertheless, they persist: Babies can copy adult tenacity
Study says babies can become more persistent in pursuing a goal if they see an adult doing it
2:21PM ( 42 minutes ago )
Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations
2:11PM ( 53 minutes ago )
The Latest: Trump talks North Korea, signs new order
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that would enable the United States to sanction individual companies and institutions that finance trade with North Korea
2:03PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Mexicans grow desperate for missing victims
Relatives of people trapped in Mexico City's collapsed buildings are growing increasingly anxious, awaiting word of their loved ones
1:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
AP National News Archive
National News
Federal employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classes
Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce their compliance with laws and rules against leaking classified or sensitive government information
2:27PM ( 36 minutes ago )
Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the response to a meeting with a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower last year
1:56PM ( 1 hour ago )
US, Russian militaries hold unprecedented talks on Syria
The U.S. says American and Russian military leaders have met for an unprecedented, face-to-face session somewhere in the Middle East to discuss the increasing tensions around one of the remaining Islamic State strongholds in Syria
1:47PM ( 1 hour ago )
AP Online Headlines - Washington Archive
Washington
Kenya electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new polls
Kenya's electoral commission has announced it has moved the date for a fresh presidential election to Oct 26
1:13PM ( 1 hour ago )
Kenya electoral officials set Oct. 26 as date for new polls
Kenya's electoral commission has announced it has moved the date for a fresh presidential election to Oct 26
11:19AM ( 3 hours ago )
The Latest: Twitter to meet with Senate investigators
The social media company, Twitter, says it will meet with a Senate committee investigating Russia's interference in the presidential election
12:01AM ( 15 hours ago )
AP Elections Archive
Elections
Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died
A relative says a tiny preemie whose gravely ill mother had hoped to save her by shunning chemotherapy during pregnancy has died
1:37PM ( 1 hour ago )
Republicans see political necessity in health care effort
Republicans are feeling the heat to succeed in 'Obamacare' replacement effort
3:55AM ( 11 hours ago )
Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date
South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tensions created by North's nuclear tests
12:30AM ( 14 hours ago )
More Health & Medicine News
Health and Medicine
The Latest: Police clash with small group of protesters
The several dozen protesters who stayed behind in the Delmar Loop area after the larger group disbanded were eventually met by several hundred police in full riot gear as what had been a relatively peaceful evening turned violent
12:36AM ( 4 days ago )
4 US monuments to be scaled back hold artifacts, key habitat
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's recommendation to shrink four sprawling national monuments in the U.S. West jeopardizes protections for ancient cliff dwellings, scenic canyons and habitat for threatened wildlife
5:12AM ( 2 days ago )