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NEW YORK (AP) — He is the Republican Party's most powerful political weapon. Yet as the GOP fights to defend its delicate House and Senate majorities, President Donald Trump is not welcome everywhere. Some Republican candidates fear that the unscripted and relatively unpopular...
JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — One person was killed and another wounded when an argument led to a shooting outside a high school graduation ceremony Friday night in metro Atlanta, police said. The incident happened as people headed to their cars, Clayton County schools' safety chief...
JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Police say one person was killed and another wounded in a shooting between people leaving a high school graduation ceremony in Georgia. A Clayton County Police statement said "one person is now confirmed deceased" after the Friday night shooting. The...
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, took to social media to express outrage and heartbreak after the Friday school shooting in Texas, where authorities say a gunman opened fire, killing 10 people. The shooting at Santa Fe High School...
SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A substitute teacher who relatives say had a "lust for life" is among the first confirmed victims of Friday's mass shooting at a Texas high school. Among those injured include a school resource officer and a sophomore baseball player. Seventeen-year-old...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The mass shooting at a Texas high school Friday led to promises from the state's top Republicans to look for ways to improve school safety, but none of them suggested that substantial gun restrictions could be on the table. Gov. Greg Abbott, a staunch...
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts: ___ NOT REAL: President Nelson Meets With...
ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage revealed Friday that he was stuck by a vehicle while biking in Florida last fall and credited a bicycle helmet with saving his life. LePage told MaineToday Media the impact cracked his helmet into two pieces and "sent me flying 40...
SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — A sophomore baseball player who was wounded in the mass shooting at a Texas high school says the gunman walked into his classroom and tossed something onto desks. Rome Shubert tells the Houston Chronicle that he then heard "three loud pops" before the...