Supply ship departs space station after 5 weeks

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The International Space Station has one less capsule and a lot less trash. A commercial cargo ship ended its five-week visit Tuesday morning. NASA astronaut Michael Hopkins used the space station’s big robot arm to release the capsule,...

Colo. pot aids kids with seizures, worries doctors

In this Feb. 7, 2014 photo, Matt Figi hugs and tickles his once severely-ill 7-year-old daughter Charlotte, as they wander around inside a greenhouse for a special strain of medical marijuana known as Charlotte’s Web, which was named after the girl early in her treatment,...

Latest storm to bring more snow to East Coast

Josh Davis, Bloomsburg, Pa., and his sons Kaden, front, 5, and Cole, 8, ride a toboggan downhill at Josh’s cousin Barry J. Davis’ home near Bloomsburg, Pa., on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Josh and Barry constructed the downhill toboggan run for their boys to enjoy on...

Next Penn State president draws warm reception

Eric Barron, left, answers questions from the media after being unanimously voted in to become the University’s 18th president, Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 in State College, Pa. Barron replaces current Penn State President Rodney Erickson, who will retire this summer. (AP...

First night a hit for ‘Tonight’ host Jimmy Fallon

FILE – This April 4, 2013 file photo released by NBC shows Jimmy Fallon, host of “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” in New York. Fallon will debut as host of his new show, “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” on Feb. 17. (AP Photo/NBC, Lloyd Bishop,...

Okla. pharmacy won’t give drug for Mo. execution

In this handout photo from the Missouri Correctional offices, Michael Anthony Taylor of Kansas City is shown. The Apothecary Shoppe, of Tulsa, submitted a sealed response to Taylor’s lawsuit accusing it of illegally providing Missouri with a made-to-order drug to be used in...

Okla. pharmacy responds to Mo. execution drug suit

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma pharmacy has submitted a sealed response to a Missouri death row inmate’s lawsuit accusing it of illegally providing Missouri with a made-to-order drug to be used in his lethal injection. The Apothecary Shoppe, of Tulsa, filed its...

NC Gov. McCrory briefed on coal ash deal with Duke

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s top environmental official says he briefed Gov. Pat McCrory about a negotiated settlement with Duke Energy that would have fined the $50 billion corporation $99,000 to resolve violations for groundwater contamination leaching...

Over 3 days, volunteers pack 2 million meals

In this Feb. 14, 2014 photo, volunteers pack food for the malnourished during the 2 Million Meals event, in Novi, Mich. More than 8,000 people helped pack 2 million-plus meals, which will be shipped to El Salvador, Haiti and the Philippines. Here, volunteers from NorthRidge...

White House: Stimulus bill was good for economy

FILE This Feb. 17, 2009 file photo shows President Barack Obama picking up the first pen to sign the economic stimulus bill during a ceremony in the Museum of Nature and Science in Denver. The White House says a costly spending bill President Barack Obama signed into law five...