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CARLISLE, Iowa (AP) — The world's first surviving septuplets have graduated from their Iowa high school. Alexis, Brandon, Joel, Kelsey, Kenny, Natalie and Nathan McCaughey all crossed the stage Sunday as part of Carlisle High School's class of 2016. The septuplets were born Nov...
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday lifted a half-century-old ban on selling arms to Vietnam, looking to bolster a government seen as a crucial, though flawed partner in a region that he has tried to place at the center of his foreign policy legacy. Obama...
ST. ALBANS, Maine (AP) — Police say the body of a 4-year-old boy has been found in a man-made pond not far from his Maine home hours after he had been reported missing. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife says the boy's body was recovered from a pond located on...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beg, borrow and steal: Zika preparation involves a bit of all three as federal, state and local health officials try to get a jump on the mosquito-borne virus while Congress haggles over how much money they really need. With that financing in limbo, health...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — More than seven decades after being killed during World War II, Pvt. Earl Joseph Keating is finally coming home to his native New Orleans after his remains were discovered on the Pacific island where he died in 1942. It's a journey long in the making. Keating'...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Boulders shift, canyons erode, old trees fall, new ones grow and tourists crowd Yellowstone National Park, the length of their vacations barely any time at all in the stream of history. A century and a-half is nothing in the eons of often violent geology...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After three military combat tours in warn-torn Iraq, Chase Millsap returned home to get on with a civilian life, but there was one thing he couldn't do: leave a comrade behind, certainly not one who had saved his life. Especially not the former Iraqi military...
NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — The singers enter single file, taking slow, deliberate steps as they intone a soft melody. Norman Doelling, an 85-year-old who recently suffered a stroke, is there waiting, an audience of one, eased into a recliner in the home where he's lived for decades in...
HIGHLAND, Calif. (AP) — A shuttle bus carrying nearly two dozen people returning from a women's church retreat overturned Sunday on a highway in Southern California's San Bernardino Mountains, leaving six people seriously injured and 14 with more minor injuries. The bus turned...