Media groups push back after fake news defined US elections

The Baltimore Gazette had its share of scoops leading up to the 2016 presidential election. But one stands out: Every presidential race since John F. ...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Advocates say First Amendment can withstand Trump attacks

Advocates say First Amendment can withstand Trump attacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Whenever Donald Trump fumes about “fake news” or labels the press “the enemy of the people,” First Amend...

March 12th, 2017 |  


GET THIS: Dead shark found in shopping cart in store parking lot

GET THIS: Dead shark found in shopping cart in store parking lot

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities are mystified as to why a 5-foot-long dead shark was left in the parking lot of a northeast Florida Wal-M...

March 11th, 2017 updated: March 11th, 2017. |  


AP Exclusive: For 1st time, Casey Anthony speaks about case

AP Exclusive: For 1st time, Casey Anthony speaks about case

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Casey Anthony knows that much of the world believes she killed her 2-year-old daughter, despite her acquittal. But ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Industry groups oppose GOP health bill, Ryan seeks unity

Industry groups oppose GOP health bill, Ryan seeks unity

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pivotal industry and consumer groups mounted intensifying opposition to the Republican health care bill as GOP leaders labored...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Stock indexes end mostly lower as the price of oil plunges

Stock indexes end mostly lower as the price of oil plunges

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell for the third day in a row as energy companies tumbled along with the price of crude oil. Investors also sold h...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Bacon, soda & too few nuts tied to big portion of US deaths

Bacon, soda & too few nuts tied to big portion of US deaths

CHICAGO (AP) — Gorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes a...

March 8th, 2017 updated: March 8th, 2017. |  


Conservative backlash threatens to sink new GOP health bill

Conservative backlash threatens to sink new GOP health bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — A powerful conservative backlash threatened to sink the new Republican health care bill Tuesday less than 24 hours after its l...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Losses for drugmakers, hospitals pull stocks lower

Losses for drugmakers, hospitals pull stocks lower

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks declined for the third time in four days on Tuesday as health care companies took center stage.Drugmakers fell after...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Driver reunited with cat that clung under semi for 400 miles

Driver reunited with cat that clung under semi for 400 miles

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A long-haul semitrailer driver from Minnesota says he felt like a “bad cat dad” when he had to leave his feli...

March 7th, 2017 |