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More than 875 Native American youths from across the nation are gathering Thursday in Washington, D.C., for a first-of-its-kind summit called by the White House. The teens, who represent 230 tribes, will meet with First Lady Michelle Obama and cabinet members to discuss a range...
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Officials have doubled the number of searchers combing the Wyoming wilderness for three Midwestern sisters who have been missing for days. Search spokeswoman Lori Iverson says 60 people are searching Thursday on horseback, on foot and with help from tracking...
GENEVA (AP) — Chuck Blazer was banned for life by FIFA's ethics committee on Thursday for widespread corruption, finally ending the career of the longtime most senior American in world football. The expulsion from football duty was a formality after Blazer's guilty plea to...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police across the country are warning about the dangers of a cellphone case that's shaped like a handgun, saying it could be mistaken for the real thing. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York is urging online retailers to stop selling the case, and police are...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- More than 50 years after South Carolina raised a Confederate flag at its Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement, the state is getting ready to remove the rebel banner. A bill pulling down the flag from the Capitol's front lawn and the flagpole it...
More than 875 Native American youths from across the nation are gathering Thursday in Washington, D.C., for a first-of-its-kind summit called by the White House. The teens, who represent 230 tribes, will meet with First Lady Michelle Obama and cabinet members to discuss a range...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When technology breaks down now, people's lives go haywire, too. Wednesday's confounding confluence of computer outages at United Airlines, the New York Stock Exchange and The Wall Street Journal delivered a jolting reminder about our deepening dependence on...
DETROIT (AP) — Residents and activists fanned out at a busy intersection on Detroit's east side, blocks from where a suburban high school girl was gunned down in a car. Chris Samuel was among those distributing posters about the December killing. He didn't know Paige Stalker,...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — For nearly a century, an urn containing the ashes of a Civil War-era Medal of Honor recipient remained in an unmarked grave with other unclaimed remains at a San Diego cemetery. Thanks to efforts to locate all those awarded the nation's highest military award,...