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Published on October 19, 2019 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) — Expect big swings in weather this winter, government forecasters say. The National Weather Service says the large global forces...
Published on October 15, 2019 - Page 8
HONOLULU (AP) — An increase in sexually transmitted diseases in Hawaii to the highest numbers reported in decades can be linked to the prevalence of...
Published on October 15, 2019 - Page 12
CHIVACOA, Venezuela (AP) — Every year, thousands trek to a mountainside in Venezuela for rituals played out with fire, blood and smoke to pay tribute...
Published on October 13, 2019 - Page 4
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California will ban smoking on state parks and beaches starting next year under legislation signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom....
Published on October 12, 2019 - Page 9
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee’s natural history museum is hoping its new live spiders exhibit can educate visitors instead of scaring them away. The...
Published on October 6, 2019 - Page 8
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Museum of the Bible in Washington quietly replaced an artifact purported to be one of a handful of miniature Bibles that a NASA...
Published on October 1, 2019 - Page 7
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) —A Yellowstone National Park visitor has been hospitalized with severe burns after falling into a thermal pool at Old Faithful...
Published on September 2, 2019 - Page 18
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A U.S. appeals court says travelers can sue the government over mistreatment by federal airport screeners because the agents can...
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 8
OTTAWA, Kan. (AP) — The oldest continuously operating movie theater in the world might figure to be in New York or Hollywood. How about Kansas? The...
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 22
NEW YORK (AP) — When the High Line park opened in New York City, then-Mayor Michael Bloomberg predicted the transformation of the abandoned, elevated...
Published on August 28, 2019 - Page 10
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It’s going to be a cruise to nowhere, but that will be just fine with die-hard “Star Wars” fans. Disney officials on Tuesday...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 10
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new U.S. government management plan unveiled Friday clears the way for coal mining and oil and gas drilling on land that used...
Published on August 26, 2019 - Page 10
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) —Disney officials say they plan to open an attraction based on the animated film “Moana” at Walt Disney World, and they announced...
Published on August 19, 2019 - Page 17
PARIS (AP) — Ban them outright. Issue speeding tickets. Make users take a driving test. From Paris to Berlin, European cities are searching for...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 6
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A man reaches over a railing to pet a bison on the head in yet another example of dangerous behavior by visitors to Yellowstone...
Published on August 5, 2019 - Page 4
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A message in a bottle from Hawaii was discovered floating in a California river after traveling for more than a decade...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 4
ENCINITAS, Calif. (AP) —Three women killed when a Southern California sea cliff collapsed were members of a family gathered for a celebration on the...
Published on July 29, 2019 - Page 4
LAS VEGAS (AP) — At first, the co-owner of the quirky alien-themed motel down a Nevada highway from the mysterious Area 51 site didn’t take a posting...
Published on July 27, 2019 - Page 11
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A migration of mild-mannered grasshoppers sweeping through the Las Vegas area is being attributed to wet weather several months ago...
Published on July 17, 2019 - Page 9
MOSCOW (AP) — Residents of a city in Siberia don’t need to fly off to tropical locales for picturesque selfies taken by pristine turquoise waters....
Published on July 10, 2019 - Page 2
Spaceflight firm goes public LONDON (AP) — Richard Branson’s space-tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, is planning to go public, creating the first...
Published on July 8, 2019 - Page 4
PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Five people were hospitalized after the opening bull run of this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona, including two...
Published on June 17, 2019 - Page 4
EVERETT, Mass. (AP) — A $28 million statue of Popeye by the artist Jeff Koons. Luxury, “European-style” water shuttles. Five-star hotel rooms...
Published on June 17, 2019 - Page 10
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The battle to contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 27 years has a new front: summer camp. Vaccinations have been made...
Published on June 8, 2019 - Page 23
CARY, N.C. — Kasey Turcol has just 75 minutes to explain to her high school students the importance of D-Day — and if this wasn’t the 75th...
Published on June 4, 2019 - Page 19
MIAMI (AP) — Carnival Corp. reached a settlement Monday with federal prosecutors in which the world’s largest cruise line agreed to pay a $20 million...
Published on June 4, 2019 - Page 19
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — High tides and flooding associated with May storms that buffeted parts of Texas caused the stranding of about 100 young...
Published on May 29, 2019 - Page 11
WARSAW, Poland (AP) —On a cold day in March 2017, a group of young adults stripped naked at the former Auschwitz death camp and chained themselves...
Published on May 28, 2019 - Page 10
LOS ANGELES (AP) —James Holzhauer’s “Jeopardy” winning streak is still going and he may be on track to surpass Ken Jennings’ record earnings in the...
Published on May 27, 2019 - Page 7
BAKER, Nev. (AP) — A 137-year-old rifle found five years ago leaning against a juniper tree in Great Basin National Park in Nevada is now part of an...
Published on May 27, 2019 - Page 12
MAUI, Hawaii (AP) — A California man who died after being attacked by a shark while swimming here Saturday was pulled ashore missing a leg, according...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 7
LUDRES, France (AP) — After decades of searching, Andre Gantois had lost hope. The retired French postal worker figured he’d likely go to his grave...
Published on May 20, 2019 - Page 17
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. —Parking at a spot near the edge of an Arizona canyon where the Colorado River makes a sharp U-turn now comes at a cost. You can...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 1
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The French and the Americans are working together again on a D-Day project — this time to give museum visitors the opportunity to...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 21
PARIS (AP) — One more funeral, one less witness to the world’s worst war. Bernard Dargols lived almost long enough to join the celebrations next...
Published on April 22, 2019 - Page 4
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas couple is turning the concept of covered wagons that pioneers once used to journey west into a luxury experience for...
Published on March 25, 2019 - Page 6
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland’s whaling industry will be allowed to keep hunting whales for at least another five years, killing up to 2,130...
Published on March 21, 2019 - Page 5
NEW ORLEANS (AP) —Patches of black mold on the ceiling. Water marks on the dingy walls. Toys, furniture and a baby grand piano tossed about and...
Published on March 16, 2019 - Page 6
DENVER (AP) — A judge has dismissed an indecent exposure charge against a United Airlines pilot. Carolyn Tyler, a spokeswoman for the Denver...
Published on March 16, 2019 - Page 6
PHOENIX (AP) — Greyhound Lines Inc. is no longer allowing U.S. authorities to drop off immigrant families inside bus stations, forcing those who have...
Published on March 3, 2019 - Page 8
HONOLULU (AP) — The rate of shark bites in Hawaii has been increasing slightly in recent years, but the risk remains extremely low — roughly 5-in-1...
Published on March 3, 2019 - Page 22
LOS ANGELES — The world of Star Wars is coming from a galaxy far, far away to become the largest single-themed land created in a Disney park. Star...
Published on February 27, 2019 - Page 11
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Faeroe Islands, an 18-island archipelago between Iceland and Scotland, is closing for tourists for a weekend in April...
Published on February 27, 2019 - Page 21
MILWAUKEE — A new museum in Milwaukee may hold the largest collection of bobbleheads anyone has ever seen, displaying more than 6,500 figures of...
Published on February 24, 2019 - Page 8
Now there is one more place where cameras could start watching you — from 30,000 feet. Newer seat-back entertainment systems on some airplanes...
Published on January 2, 2019 - Page 9
WASHINGTON (AP) —Human feces, overflowing garbage, illegal off-roading and other damaging behavior in fragile areas were beginning to overwhelm some...
Published on December 26, 2018 - Page 9
ATLANTA (AP) — As Atlanta prepares to host the Super Bowl, artists there are painting murals that highlight the city’s civil rights and social...
Published on December 23, 2018 - Page 7
DETROIT (AP) — The Motown Museum’s expansion plans are getting a year-end boost of more than $2 million from various organizations. The Detroit...
Published on December 19, 2018 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — There was a time, after a spectacular prison escape, when Joaquin Guzman was the most wanted man in the world. The thrill of being...
Published on December 11, 2018 - Page 10
ATLANTA (AP) — If you’re planning a flight longer than eight hours, Delta Air Lines says you can’t bring an emotional-support animal with you. The...