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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The landscape is virtually treeless around a coastal hub town above Alaska's Arctic Circle, where even summer temperatures are too cold for northern-growing forests to take root. Amid these unforgiving conditions, a creative kind of farming is sprouting...
HERMITAGE, Pa. (AP) — An employee at a Pennsylvania Wal-Mart has been shot multiple times inside the store and a suspect is in custody. The shooting happened late Thursday night inside the Wal-Mart store in Hermitage, about 70 miles north of Pittsburgh. Police say the victim was...
Democrats will argue before a federal judge in New Jersey on Friday that Republicans are coordinating with GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump to intimidate voters, charges that the Republican Party says are not true in either the federal case or in the four other states where...
BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University suspended its men's soccer team for the remainder of the season because of sexual comments made about members of the women's soccer team. University President Drew Faust said in a statement Thursday night that an investigation into the 2012 team...
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man convicted of the 1982 shooting death of a woman's husband in a murder-for-hire arrangement was set to be executed Thursday evening. Tommy Arthur, now 74, was convicted of killing Troy Wicker with a shot through the eye as he slept in his Muscle...
DENVER (AP) — A longtime con man most famous for entering Princeton University in the late 1980s by posing as a self-taught ranch hand was arrested Thursday in Aspen, where he had been squatting in an illegally built shack on the side of a ski mountain in the tony resort town...
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man convicted of the 1982 shooting death of a woman's husband in a murder-for-hire arrangement was set to be executed Thursday evening. Tommy Arthur, now 74, was convicted of killing Troy Wicker with a shot through the eye as he slept in his Muscle...
WIND RIVER INDIAN RESERVATION, Wyo. (AP) — The men stood by the edge of the corral to mark the release of the first buffalo to run on the Wind River Indian Reservation in decades. The sound of their drums mixed with their voices lifted in song and the 10 buffalo shifted...
PHOENIX (AP) — Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine on Thursday delivered what may be the first presidential campaign speech entirely in Spanish as part of Hillary Clinton's push into traditionally Republican Arizona. The senator from Virginia spoke entirely in Spanish...