Alabama pipeline blast sparks worries about South gas prices

HELENA, Ala. (AP) — A deadly explosion that sparked a geyser of fire has shut down a vital pipeline supplying gasoline to millions of people across the Southeast, raising fears of another round of gas shortages and price increases after the pipeline's second...

North Dakota officials borrow $4M, slam feds on protest cost

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota leaders agreed Tuesday to borrow another $4 million to cover the escalating costs of policing protests at the Dakota Access pipeline and slammed the federal government for not chipping in part of the funding….

The Latest: Survivor recounts fatal Baltimore bus crash

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on a fatal crash involving a school bus and a commuter bus in Baltimore (all times local):…

The Latest: Survivor recounts fatal Baltimore bus crash

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on a fatal crash involving a school bus and a commuter bus in Baltimore (all times local):…

Latest: Bus company vehicle had crash in 2012

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on a fatal crash involving a school bus and a commuter bus in Baltimore (all times local):…

Latest: Bus company vehicle had crash in 2012

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on a fatal crash involving a school bus and a commuter bus in Baltimore (all times local):…

After Trump, an evangelical examination of conscience?

Evangelicals, deeply divided over Donald Trump, are wrestling with what the tumultuous 2016 election will mean for their future….

If Clinton wins, more in GOP say no to 9 on Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has existed with its full complement of nine justices for close to 150 years, no matter who occupied the White House. Now some Republican lawmakers suggest they would be fine with just eight for four years more rather than have Hillary...

Rare New Mexico meadow jumping mouse populations discovered

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Biologists who spent weeks in three New Mexico national forests searching for signs of an elusive, endangered mouse that looks somewhat like a tiny kangaroo have found what they call irrefutable evidence that it still lives in the state for which it...

APNewsBreak: Money for Indian land buys will come up short

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — An ambitious effort to restore tribal control over huge areas of privately owned land on American Indian reservations is projected to run out of money with millions of acres still unaddressed, according to a U.S. government report obtained by The...