CDC: US abortion rate falls to lowest level in decades

NEW YORK (AP) — The number and rate of abortions tallied by federal authorities have fallen to their lowest level in decades, according to new data released Wednesday….

Baylor settles with 2 women who reported sexual assaults

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University says it has reached a settlement with two women who reported being gang-raped by football players….

Baylor settles with 2 women who reported sexual assaults

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University says it has reached a settlement with two women who reported being gang-raped by football players….

Police don’t believe Detroit officer shooting was an ambush

DETROIT (AP) — A police officer is in critical condition after he was shot in the head while on patrol near a university campus in Detroit, but authorities said Wednesday he was probably not ambushed….

AP PHOTOS: Election news gets woven into everyday NYC life

NEW YORK (AP) — Passers-by snap selfies at Trump Tower. Protesters decry the president-elect in his hometown. And the everyday, impromptu beauty of America's biggest city keeps playing out in moments as fleeting as the flap of a street vendor's...

Don’t give up the ship: Mayflower replica gets a makeover

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The Mayflower II, a replica of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to America's shores in 1620, is getting a massive makeover. And it's not just cosmetic….

Original Geber Baby Ann Taylor Cook turns 90

The original Gerber baby has turned 90….

In flood zone, many Louisiana families yearn to return home

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (AP) — Before the floods came, Ashleigh Dickerson's family lived in a three-bedroom house on a private road with plenty of room for her children to play….

Trump stance on illegal immigration may aid private prisons

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's promise to deport millions of immigrants in the country illegally and his selection of tough-on-crime Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions as attorney general could mean big money for the private prison industry….

Trump stance on illegal immigration may aid private prisons

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's promise to deport millions of immigrants in the country illegally and his selection of tough-on-crime Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions as attorney general could mean big money for the private prison industry….