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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas is poised to become the third state to ban a commonly used second-trimester abortion procedure under restrictions lawmakers approved Thursday that are expected to face a legal challenge. The majority-GOP Senate voted 25-6 to ban the procedure...
An ex-convict who plotted a foiled New Year's Eve machete attack at an upstate New York restaurant in the name of the Islamic State group was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison, provoking a courtroom outburst in which he shouted "there's going to be more of us." Emanuel...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man who died in a California prison in 2010 after killing and dismembering his wife also had five other victims, including his toddler daughter and the mother of a girl he raised for several years and then abandoned, New Hampshire authorities said Thursday...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Donald Trump's home state would no longer do business with companies working on the Republican president's border wall under a proposal announced Thursday by Democratic New York legislator. Assemblywoman Nily Rozic's bill would prevent the state from signing...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Can women be brilliant? Little girls are not so sure. A study published Thursday in the journal Science suggests that girls as young as 6 can be led to believe men are inherently smarter and more talented than women, making girls less motivated to pursue novel...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The fast-food empire run by President Donald Trump's pick for Labor secretary outsourced its technology department to the Philippines, a move that runs counter to Trump's mantra to keep jobs in the United States A filing with the Department of Labor and Trump's...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to cement support from Republican House and Senate members and line up shared goals as he addresses them during their annual policy retreat. Trump's midday remarks Thursday in Philadelphia come a day after he began overhauling...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Moonwalkers and dozens of others who took part in NASA's Apollo program are paying tribute to the three astronauts killed in a fire 50 years ago. On the eve of the Apollo 1 anniversary, hundreds gathered at Florida's Kennedy Space Center on Thursday...
NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists have grown human cells inside pig embryos, a very early step toward the goal of growing livers and other human organs in animals to transplant into people. The cells made up just a tiny part of each embryo, and the embryos were grown for only a few...