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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Visiting the Grand Canyon and other national parks could get a little pricier. The National Park Service said 115 of its 401 units plan to seek public comment on entrance fees that could go up starting next year. It's part of a broader effort by the...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors filed murder charges against a business associate of a California man who mysteriously disappeared with his wife and two young sons in 2010 until their bodies were found in desert graves last year, authorities said Friday. Charles "Chase...
Ebola isn't leading American newspapers and newscasts much these days. Dr. Albert Wu thinks that's not necessarily a bad thing. If he was cynical, says the professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, he would suggest that it's because the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A decision by a panel of federal judges to uphold anti-gay marriage laws in four states has created a split among the nation's appeals courts and made it very likely that the Supreme Court will review the same-sex marriage issue. But it is unclear whether the...
MIAMI (AP) — The FBI is resisting turning over thousands of classified phone intercepts to a Florida man who is suing the U.S. government for malicious prosecution in a case in which the Justice Department dropped charges that he provided support to the Pakistani Taliban terror...
MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — There were no ejection seats and no easy ways out of SpaceShipTwo if disaster struck. As the doomed flight rocketed past the speed of sound some 8 miles high and then shattered seconds later, the odds of survival were slim. Remarkably, as sections of the...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Once again, Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton was the unpredictable man in the middle on a major national issue. The 2003 George W. Bush appointee who stunned some conservatives three years ago by ruling in favor of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul also...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — They have climbed the world's highest mountains and stood atop the North Pole, but women still can't join the Adventurers Club of Los Angeles. The venerable LA institution decided Thursday night to uphold a 93-year-old tradition and remain a "gentlemen-only...
SEATTLE (AP) -- FBI Director James Comey says an agent impersonated an Associated Press reporter during a 2007 criminal investigation, a ruse the news organization says could undermine its credibility. In a letter Thursday to The New York Times, Comey said the agent "portrayed...