Evacuations broaden as wildfires threaten small communities

FOLKSTON, Ga. (AP) — Officials extended a mandatory evacuation to other communities on Monday as a wildfire near the Georgia-Florida line threatened...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Video of girl’s suicide attempt helped rescuers to save her

ATLANTA (AP) — The alarming video on Facebook Live of a Georgia teenager livestreaming her own suicide attempt stayed up long enough to help sheriff...

May 8th, 2017 |  


The Latest: Hospital arraignment for suspect in docs’ deaths

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two engaged Boston doctors (all times local):11:55 a.m.The suspect in the shooting of two doctors in thei...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Asian shares show relief over French moderate Macron’s win

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Monday after Emmanuel Macron, a centrist would-be reformer and supporter of the European Union, won the French presid...

May 7th, 2017 |  


N. Korea detains another American over alleged hostile acts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has detained another American citizen accused of committing unspecified hostile acts against the country.The c...

May 7th, 2017 |  


The Latest: Trump urges Senate GOP not to let Americans down

BRANCHBURG, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local):10:55 p.m.President Donald Trump is urging Senate Republicans to "no...

May 7th, 2017 |  


AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EDT

French put pro-EU Macron into presidency, dash Le Pen hopesPARIS (AP) — Ripping up France's political map, French voters elected independent centris...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Trump: His support for black colleges remains ‘unwavering’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says his support of historically black colleges and universities remains "unwavering."Trump issued a statem...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Obama urges Congress to show ‘courage’ on health care

BOSTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama, in his first public comments about the ongoing debate over his signature health care plan, implored mem...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Trump praises Macron for ‘big win’ in France’s election

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is offering praise and congratulations to centrist Emmanuel Macron, who was elected as France's youngest pr...

May 7th, 2017 |