Obama says climate change already damaging national parks

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama said Saturday that climate change is already damaging America’s national parks, with rising temperatures causing Yosemite’sRead More

Hometown Puerto Rico burial for nurse slain at Orlando club

GUANICA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Family and friends of a 28-year-old nurse and National Guard member slain in the mass shooting at an Orlando nightclubRead More

A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue

NEW YORK (AP) — On a Friday evening almost a year ago, the White House was awash in rainbow-colored lights, celebrating the momentous Supreme CourtRead More

Colorado woman fights off mountain lion attacking her son

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado woman saved her 5-year-old son’s life by prying his head from the mouth of a mountain lion that attacked theRead More

Putin says Russia will work with any US president

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — After two days of meetings with top European officials and international executives, Russian President Vladimir Putin sounded reconciliatory in aRead More

UK probes neo-Nazi ties, mental health in Jo Cox slaying

BIRSTALL, England (AP) — Evidence emerged Friday that the reclusive gardener suspected of slaying a popular Labour Party lawmaker had decades-old ties to a neo-NaziRead More

EPA chief warns of ‘systemic’ issues with Flint water safety

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The country’s top environmental regulator has warned of “systemic” problems that threaten the long-term ability to provide safe drinking water inRead More

Car dealer offers buyers rifles similar to Orlando weapon

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire car dealer is offering each buyer a free AR-15 assault rifle, a type of weapon similar to theRead More

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Judge in Stanford rape case often follows sentencing reports

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — The judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer in a sexual assault case has often followed the sentencing recommendationsRead More

Pot fans unite at cannabis conference in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — At this conference, everyone has marijuana on the brain. On Friday, members of nearly every facet of the emerging marijuana industryRead More