Put it on paws? Trump visit is uncertain for dog show champ

In this Feb. 17, 2010, file photo, Sadie, the Scottish terrier who won the best in show title at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show poses for photos with Donald Trump, in New York. Five winners at Westminster in recent years celebrated their victories by posing with the current...

Deer runs amok inside supermarket, gets wrangled by shoppers

MANCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Pandemonium broke out at a southern Pennsylvania supermarket when a rogue deer smashed through its glass entrance and briefly ran amok. The doe burst into a Giant grocery store in the borough of Manchester on Monday, The York Daily Record reported...

Texas whopper: $4 billion bond set for man in murder case

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — They say everything is bigger in Texas. It’s now safe to say that applies to bail. Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown set Antonio Marquis Willis’ bond last week at a whopping $4 billion in the Dec. 22 killing of another man at a...

Dominican deal tests Trump’s pledge of no new foreign deals

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump Organization is returning to a long-dormant real estate licensing deal in the Dominican Republic. The move tests the limits of President Donald Trump’s pledge to halt new international Trump-branded projects during his presidency. Trump...

Boy Scouts face renewed push to let girls join the ranks

NEW YORK (AP) — After many years of divisiveness, the Boy Scouts of America have opened their ranks to gay and transgender boys. Yet a different membership dispute persists: a long-shot campaign to let girls join the BSA so they have a chance to earn the prestigious status...

The Latest: Trump 'positive' on air traffic control change

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s meeting with airline executives (all times local): 11:55 am A top airline industry lobbyist says President Donald Trump was “extraordinarily positive” when airline executives urged him to support...

Oprah plans cruise in Alaska in Holland America partnership

Oprah Winfrey will take a cruise this summer in a place she’s never been before: Alaska. The trip launches a partnership between O, The Oprah Magazine, and Holland America Line, according to an announcement Thursday by the cruise company and Hearst magazines. The...

Jokes not politics when Steve Martin, Martin Short team up

NEW YORK (AP) — Comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short are gearing up for a national tour, offering a show with plenty of jokes and music – but precious little politics. The duo say they’ll be stepping gingerly around the topic of Donald Trump and the election...

'Get in the Way': The way of civil rights hero John Lewis

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey NEW YORK (AP) — John Lewis speaks with passion, resolve and dignity. He says things like, “Hate is too heavy a burden to bear” and “Nonviolence is love in action” – not what you expect, or necessarily buy, coming from a...

Computer: Norway to win most medals at 2018 Winter Olympics

FILE – In this Sept. 27, 2016 file photo, security personnel stands by a logo of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games before an event to mark the start of the 500-day countdown in Seoul, South Korea. The head of analysis for Gracenote, a US-based sports and...