Honor at last: Former slaves reburied centuries later

AP Photo/Mike Groll ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Their exhumed bones point to the hard lives of slaves: arthritic backs, missing teeth, muscular frames. In...

US appeals court delays execution for Alabama inmate

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal appeals court delayed the execution of an Alabama inmate on Thursday, saying there should be more time to review...

Tell the FDA what you fear more: Zika, or GMO mosquitoes?

AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco MIAMI (AP) — What are you more afraid of, the Zika virus, or a plan to kill the disease-carrying mosquitoes by releasing...

Ex-NY Senate leader, son face sentencing in corruption case

AP Photo/Seth Wenig NEW YORK (AP) — The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center stage Thursday at the sentencing of former New York Senate...

Possible suspect in killing of 3 barricaded in Chicago home

CHICAGO (AP) — A possible suspect in the killing of three people has barricaded himself in a home on Chicago’s far South Side. Police...

Congress asking if DC government can spend its own money

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are looking into whether the District of Columbia government truly has the power to spend local tax dollars...