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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration would slash programs aimed at slowing climate change and improving water safety and air quality, while eliminating thousands of jobs, according to a draft of the Environmental Protection Agency budget proposal obtained by The Associated...
IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — For more than two weeks, a stench of feces, ammonium and laundry detergent wafted through the air in the southwestern corner of the continental United States. Residents who contacted government offices got no answers. Finally, a U.S. official...
U.S. regulators have approved the first drug to reduce nighttime trips to the bathroom. The treatment is a nasal spray intended for adults who wake up at least twice at night to urinate. The Food and Drug Administration said Friday the spray — called Noctiva — is not approved to...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Before she was arrested following an immigration protest, Daniela Vargas dreamed of earning her college degree in Mississippi, then becoming a math professor and soccer mom, driving three kids around in an SUV. Now the 22-year-old friends describe as all-...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Before she was arrested following an immigration protest, Daniela Vargas dreamed of becoming a math professor and soccer mom, with three kids in an SUV. Now the 22-year-old friends describe as all-American girl may be deported without a hearing to Argentina...
An author fighting ovarian cancer who may not have long to live has offered up her husband in a tear-jerking essay: "If you're looking for a dreamy, let's-go-for-it travel companion, Jason is your man." Amy Krouse Rosenthal described her illness and her marriage in a "Modern...
JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence says his use of a private email while governor of Indiana was in "full compliance" with state laws. Pence addressed his use of the private email following a...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Two brothers who own a military-supply business, a civilian Army employee and two others have been charged with a $6 million scheme to overcharge the Defense Department for Humvee window frames, federal prosecutors said Friday. Thomas Buckner, 65, of Gibsonia,...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A champion musher eyes an elite status, non-Alaska like weather continues to play havoc and competitors for the first time will carry cell or satellite phones in cases of emergencies. Those are among the highlights of the 2017 Iditarod as Alaska prepares...