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NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, members of the Federation of Black Cowboys have been an incongruous sight in New York City. Yes, you can sometimes find men wearing ten-gallon hats, boots and spurs in Times Square. But these horsemen were the real deal, with a stable and corral in...
NEW YORK (AP) — The highly anticipated art auction season arrives Sunday with a specially curated sale that includes a sculpture of a kneeling Hitler by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan and a ball suspended in a water tank by Jeff Koons. Both works are coming to auction for the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rolland Gregg and his family have fought federal marijuana charges for more than three years, arguing that the roughly 70 marijuana plants investigators found on their Washington property were for their own medicinal use and fully complied with state law. A...
SANDY HOOK, N.J. (AP) — It's been compared to hearing dynamite explode, or standing next to a jet engine. Seismic surveying involves blasting the ocean floor with sound waves that bounce off the sea bed and are recorded by ships. It's extremely useful in finding deposits of oil...
RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) — Instead of panicking, Johnny Morris saw an adventure worth digging into when a massive sinkhole swallowed tons of earth at his exquisite golf course deep in the Missouri Ozarks. Experts urged the 68-year-old founder of outdoors megastore Bass Pro Shops to...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The FBI's approach to a campaign cash sting that snared a onetime top aide to former Pennsylvania Democratic Gov. Ed Rendell suggests that it is a prelude to more public corruption arrests, former federal prosecutors say. The sting that targeted John H...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the winning ticket sold in New Jersey in the $429 million Powerball drawing (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Lottery officials in New Jersey say the winning ticket that matched all six numbers in the Powerball drawing worth $429.6 million was sold...
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say they are unsure what happened to an intruder on United Nations property who disappeared after climbing over a wall and jumping into the East River. The New York Police Department says officers responded to a Saturday morning call from UN security...
A series of tornadoes swept across eastern Colorado Saturday, causing several minor injuries and damaging motorhomes and buildings. Another spring storm brought deadly driving conditions to northern Arizona. The National Weather Service said at least four tornadoes hit in Yuma...