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WASHINGTON (AP) — Expanding charter schools around the country is losing support among Americans, even as President Donald Trump and his administration continue to push for school choice, according to a survey released Tuesday. Trump campaigned on a promise to dramatically...
HIGASHISHIRAKAWA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. veteran returning a fallen Japanese soldier's flag to the man's relatives (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A U.S. World War II veteran has returned to a fallen soldier's family a Japanese flag he took from the man's body 73 years...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Protesters in North Carolina toppled a nearly century-old statue of a Confederate soldier on Monday at a rally against racism. Activists in Durham brought a ladder up to the statue and used a rope to pull down the Confederate Soldiers Monument that was...
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump went home to Trump Tower on Monday for the first time since his inauguration, with a throng of chanting protesters awaiting — but never seeing — him. Thousands of demonstrators roared "shame, shame, shame" and "not my president!" while...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A 23-year-old man who was "out for blood" when he attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building, authorities said Monday. During...
NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of protesters and heavy security were ready to greet President Donald Trump as he headed for his home in the city on Monday for the first time since his inauguration. Demonstrators stood in pens that police erected across the street from Trump Tower in...
BOSTON (AP) — The New England Holocaust Memorial in Boston has been vandalized for the second time this summer. Police say someone smashed a glass panel on the memorial on Monday. A suspect was taken into custody. It's the second time the memorial has been damaged in the past...
HIGASHISHIRAKAWA, Japan (AP) — A U.S. Marine who served in the Pacific during World War II is in a remote village in Japan to return a flag he took from the body of a fallen Japanese soldier 73 years ago. Marvin Strombo knew the calligraphy-covered flag was more than a keepsake...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Tuesday that leader Kim Jong Un was briefed on his military's plans to launch missiles into waters near Guam as part of an effort to create "enveloping fire" near the U.S. military hub in the Pacific. The comments, while typically...