Florida resident stranded in Haiti in immigration quagmire

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A 24-year-old native of Haiti — who has lived in the U.S. since he was a baby — says he is in immigration limbo after returning to the island. The Orlando Sentin...

Immigrant workers at Churchill Downs fear deportation

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The backside of Churchill Downs hums with activity as workers clean stalls, bathe horses and lead the muscular animals on strolls to cool them down after workouts. The quiet is ...

Is this the future of college: Online classes, but no degree

WASHINGTON (AP) — Connor Mitchell's university classes take place online, he doesn't have any exams and he studies in a different country every year. Is he looking into the future or...

LA peace parades mark 25th anniversary of Rodney King riots

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King, sparking looting and violence that would turn into one of the deadli...

Harbaugh thanks Italy for hospitality during Rome trip

ROME (AP) — Jim Harbaugh stood with a megaphone, his team at his back, in front of more than a thousand spectators, some sporting maize and blue. He thanked the Italians in attendanc...

Turkey purges 4,000 civil servants, bans TV dating programs

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey has passed two new decrees — one that expelled more than 4,000 civil servants and another that banned television dating programs. The country's Official Gazett...

Experts: Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order

President Donald Trump's executive order seeking to find new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and the Arctic for offshore drilling isn't likely to reach its goals anytime soon, but instead will kick off...

Analysis shows declining engagement with Trump's tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — His "FAKE NEWS" tweets don't rocket like they once did. His exclamation points (!) don't excite quite the same old way. Donald Trump's 140-character volleys helped ...

Trump will zero in on trade agreements during 100th day

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will spend his 100th day in office talking tough on trade in one of the states that delivered his unlikely win. The president is expected to ...

Review: Coal terminal would boost global climate-warming gas

SEATTLE (AP) — A coal-export terminal proposed in Washington state would increase cancer risks for some residents, make rail accidents more likely and add millions of metric tons of climate-changing g...

Trump's tweets cooling _ and the impact is fading a bit

NEW YORK (AP) — They are the 140-character bursts that helped define the first 100 days of the Trump presidency. But Donald Trump's tweets seem to be losing some of their impact. ...

The Latest: Trump signs order to expand ocean oil drilling

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on an executive order that could lead to expansion of drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Presiden...

Self-described psychic sentenced to 8 years in prison

PAINESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A self-described psychic who scammed more than $1 million in cash and valuables from a dozen people she promised to protect from "dark forces" has been sentenced to eight year...

Tillerson eyes cutting 2,300 jobs at State Department

WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is proposing the elimination of 2,300 jobs as part of a large cut to the State Department's budget for the next fiscal year. ...

Tanzania leader fires nearly 10,000 over fake documents

DODOMA, Tanzania (AP) — Tanzanian President John Magufuli has fired nearly 10,000 civil servants accused of having falsified academic qualifications to get their jobs. The civil serv...