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US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's message

September 3, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muhammad: peace and justice, not... more »»

Teens take on preservation work at national monuments

September 3, 2015

AT THE BOTTOM OF FRIJOLES CANYON, N.M. (AP) — With the sun blazing overhead, the crew of Native American youth tries to work quickly. more »»

In Alaska, Obama becomes 1st president to enter the Arctic

September 3, 2015

KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. more »»

SAT scores slip slightly; more students take test

September 3, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years. more »»

US officials mark 70th anniversary of WWII's official end

September 3, 2015

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — U.S. officials and veterans gathered on a decommissioned battleship in Pearl Harbor on Wednesday to mark the 70th anniversary of World War II's end. more »»

Vigil held for Illinois police officer nearing retirement

September 3, 2015

FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was on the brink of retiring after a 30-year career in law enforcement. more »»

Residents of eroding village welcome Obama's attention

September 3, 2015

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a Native village threatened by erosion were thankful Wednesday for President Barack Obama's attention to their plight, saying they hope his visit to Alaska... more »»

New Ferguson report offers lessons on handling protests

September 3, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations, according to a Justice Department report that warns suc... more »»

Judge refuses to drop charges against police in Gray death

September 3, 2015

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man from injuries he suffered while in custody. more »»

Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies

September 3, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ruth Newman was just a child living on an outlying ranch when the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 struck, but her memory of that day never faded, her daughter said. more »»

Autopsy: Football player shot by police had drugs in system

September 2, 2015

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A black college football player killed by a white police officer likely used a synthetic psychedelic drug and marijuana prior to the deadly confrontation at a Texas car... more »»

Kentucky clerk gets help from GOP state Senate president

September 2, 2015

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Republican president of the Kentucky state Senate has asked a federal judge to withhold his ruling ordering a county clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. more »»

Police officer killed in Illinois was on brink of retirement

September 2, 2015

FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was on the brink of retiring after a 30-year career in law enforcement. more »»

Lesbian couple, like Kentucky clerk, standing up for beliefs

September 2, 2015

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — As April Miller drove to work, still too stunned to grasp the magnitude of the fight erupting around her, an old song crackled over the car radio. more »»

Are more police getting killed? A look at officer deaths

September 2, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — The killing of a veteran police officer north of Chicago is the latest in a string of recent law enforcement deaths. Lt. more »»

Sheriff: Lawyer says deputies didn't need to kill Texas man

September 2, 2015

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The latest on Texas sheriff's deputies' fatal shooting of a man whose arms were raised. All times are local.

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