Barbara Bush

Iconic former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92 By MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush, the snowy-haired first lady and mother of a president whose plainspoken manner and utter lack of pretense made her more popular at times than her husband, President...
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April 18th AP News Minute

Wednesday, April 18th AP News Minute video report: CIA Director Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un; Southwest Airlines blown engine investigated; Oklahoma fires burn hundreds of square miles; Barbara Bush dies at age 92.

J.T. Barrett gives Cincinnati Bengals a pre-draft workout at local pro day

J.T. Barrett puts in work at pre-draft workout with Cincinnati Bengals at local Pro Day event in Paul Brown Stadium By JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI (AP) — J.T. Barrett peeled off the orange No. 5 practice jersey, tossed it in a laundry bin and headed for the locker room....
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Trump to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Abe despite strain over North Korea, tariffs

Trump, Abe to meet despite strain over North Korea, tariffs PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Top Trump administration officials say that major concessions, including a possible exemption from steel and aluminum tariffs, could be on the table for Japan as President Donald Trump and Prime...

AP News Minute Video Tuesday 4/17

Tuesday April 17th AP News Minute report video: Dangerous fire conditions in Oklahoma; Judge may have neutral lawyer review evidence from Trump’s attorney; Trump to meet Japanese Prime Minister; Tornado damage in North Carolina.  
Ohio Raccoons Distemper

Video: Youngstown police not amused by “zombie-like” raccoons

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Police are investigating reports of “zombie-like” raccoons in northeast Ohio. WKBN-TV reports Youngstown police have received more than a dozen calls in the past three weeks about raccoons acting strangely in the daytime. Photographer Robert...

8-year-old boy at Minnesota school cuts other students with knife

8-year-old boy at school slashes other students with knife SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — An 8-year-old student took a kitchen knife to a central Minnesota elementary school and randomly attacked three other children Monday, authorities said. Police Chief Perry Beise said the victi...
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AP Video: Pentagon: Syria Air Strikes ‘Overwhelming and Effective’

Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain By ROBERT BURNS, AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared “Mission Accomplished” for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria’s chemical weapons program,...
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White House promises Russian sanctions over Syrian involvement

White House weighing more Russia sanctions U.S.-led missile attack on Syria’s chemical weapons program sites was “perfectly carried out.” By HOPE YEN and ROBERT BURNS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says a decision on new economic sanctions...

Deadly Prison Riot in South Carolina; SC prison system in jeopardy

South Carolina inmate: Bodies stacked up during prison riot By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Prisoners armed with homemade knives rioted for more than seven hours inside a maximum-security facility, leaving seven inmates dead, and bodies were...