Christmas in July? Amazon’s ‘Prime Day’ is back

NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers are scooping up deals on everything from electronics to pantry items during Amazon’s second annual “Prime Day” sales bonanza. TheRead More

US Capitol briefly locked down, 2nd time in week

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol and its office buildings were briefly locked down Tuesday, the second time in a week amid nervousness over recentRead More

FBI no longer investigating D.B. Cooper skyjacking case

SEATTLE (AP) — The FBI said Tuesday it is no longer investigating the enduring mystery of the skyjacker known as D.B. Cooper, nearly 45 yearsRead More

Arlington, Holocaust Museum: Stop catching Pokemon here

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum and Arlington National Cemetery have requested that smartphone users refrain from “catching” Pokemon when they are visiting.Read More

Oldest US park ranger back at work after brutal attack

RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — The nation’s oldest full-time park ranger was greeted with cheers and hugs Tuesday when she returned to work three weeks afterRead More

Toronto archbishop to bless gay marriages despite vote

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto’s Archbishop has joined several other prominent clergymen who say they will bless same-sex marriages in defiance of a narrow vote byRead More

Lego unveils massive replica of Walt Disney World’s iconic Cinderella Castle

Lego has unveiled a massive replica of the iconic Walt Disney World Cinderella Castle. The castle will have 4,000 different Lego pieces that will feature Disney-themed rooms andRead More

President calls family members of 2 men killed by police

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — President Barack Obama has made phone calls to the family members of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, two black menRead More

Obama pays tribute to Dallas officers shot in racial attack

DALLAS (AP) — President Barack Obama urged Americans rattled by a week of violence and protests to find “open hearts” and new empathy Tuesday inRead More

AAA: Avoid using Pokemon GO while driving

The American Automobile Association (AAA) is attempting to steer drivers clear of using Pokemon GO while driving. A spokesman from AAA, Josh Carrasco, said inRead More