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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate near you. An increasing number of "entopreneurs" are launching businesses to feed a growing appetite for crickets, mealworms and other edible insects. These upstarts are trying to...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Caretakers of Abraham Lincoln's tomb are on the defensive over an unflattering critique in National Geographic magazine and looming budget cuts that could threaten management of the historic site, even as they commemorate the 150th anniversary of the U.S...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Irish Catholic boy who came of age in Sacramento after World War II is an unlikely candidate to be the author of the Supreme Court's major gay rights rulings. But those who have known Justice Anthony Kennedy for decades and scholars who have studied...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge says Vassar College did not act unfairly by expelling a student after deciding he violated school rules by having sex with a fellow student who was too intoxicated to consent. U.S. District Judge Ronnie Abrams rejected a gender discrimination...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Dramatic dash-cam video released Tuesday shows a police officer in a Tucson suburb using his cruiser to ram an armed suspect, sending him flying in the air before the car smashes into a wall. The man survived the Feb. 19 crash, and prosecutors cleared the...
MARANA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in a Tucson suburb have released a video showing an officer using his cruiser to ram an armed suspect. The footage from two different police cruisers shows the suspect walking down a street and firing a weapon into the air. A police officer can be...
MIAMI (AP) — Melgen graduated from medical school in his native Dominican Republic and has lived in the U.S. since at least 1980, holding posts across the country while building a reputation as a top eye surgeon, records show. He was licensed in Florida in 1987 and treated "...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Immigrant children at a federal detention facility in Texas are acting depressed after months of regimentation and confinement, said a Honduran mother who was recently released with her 2-year-old son. Kenia Galeano, 26, said at a small protest Tuesday in...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Howling winds have wreaked havoc across northern Utah, causing a major pileup on a busy highway and briefly halting flights at Salt Lake City's airport. Sgt. Todd Royce of the Utah Highway Patrol says the afternoon pileup caused one death and 25 injuries...