“Legendary sports writer Frank Deford has died,” CBS News and the Associated Press report, adding “He was 78.” The story continues, “His wife, Carol Deford, says that he died Sunday in Key West, Florida. “Deford was a six-time Sports Writer...
According to data obtained by the Associated Press, the rate of reported missing drugs at VA health facilities was more than double that of private hospitals.
In 2016, the MIT AgeLab, in cooperation with the New England Motoring Press Association, conducted a study to determine public attitudes about autonomous car technology. It found that younger drivers were more accepting of the idea that cars could drive themselves without human input than were older drivers. Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: Gov. Brian Sandoval has signed into law a bill revising Nevada’s domestic-relations statutes to reflect the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2015 decision legalizing same-sex marriage. The bill signed Friday by Sandoval authorizes the marriage of two people, regardless of gender. Show More Summary
The following is an article from the book Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Salutes the Armed Forces. Formally known as the Marine Corps War Memorial, the monument is a replica of Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal's famous picture. Show More Summary
Government data obtained by The Associated Press show more cases of opioid drug theft or missing prescriptions at Department of Veterans Affairs health facilities despite new prevention efforts. The VA … Click to Continue »
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — In a story May 25 about the murder indictment against Genene Jones, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the infant for whose death Jones was previously convicted of murder. She was Chelsea McClellan, not McClelland.
BAGHDAD (AP) — A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander was killed in an explosion during clashes with the Islamic State group west of Mosul, an Iraqi official told The Associated Press on Saturday, as aid groups voiced concern for the safety of civilians after Iraq's government called for residents in militant-held neighborhoods to flee immediately.
Police in southwestern Mississippi have a suspect in custody after eight people, including a Lincoln County sheriff’s deputy, were killed across three separate locations late Saturday night, the Associated Press reports. Cory Godbolt, 35, was taken into custody Sunday morning as a suspect in the multiple deaths. Show More Summary
The Associated Press, PolitiFact, CNN, Snopes and all of the other "fact-checkers" should be busy this weekend and well into next week vetting the howlers contained in Rebecca Traister's New York Magazine Friday afternoon interview of a politician who has been in the public eye for decades. Show More Summary
Chief Tango sends us an Associated Press link that announces that the A-10 Thunderbolt, lovingly called the Warthog, will be around for longer than we thought it would a year or two ago; In the 2018 Pentagon budget plan sent to Congress this week, the Air Force proposed to keep all 283 A-10s flying for […]
Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Capitals will host the Maple Leafs in an outdoor game at the Naval Academy next season
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has hinted at the possibility of another special session just hours after the Legislature adjourned from its first. The governor told The Associated Press on Friday … Click to Continue »
I only use the word “flaunts” in tribute to the countless times Teabagistan lost their fucking minds over the gowns Michelle Obama sometimes wore to state dinners. The Associated Press reports: Melania Trump’s first outing in the Sicilian...Show More Summary
The typical big-company chief executive raked in $11.5 million last year in salary, stock and other compensation, according to a study by executive data firm Equilar for the Associated Press. That's an 8.5% raise from a year earlier, the biggest in three years. The bump reflects how well stocks...
A second contender for statewide office in Ohio has retained a local campaign fund that's not subject to state contribution limits. State records reviewed by The Associated Press on Friday … Click to Continue »
In a story May 25 about a health care proposal supported by Republican Sen. Susan Collins, The Associated Press erroneously misattributed a quote calling on Republicans to "denounce TrumpCare." The … Click to Continue »
The Indiana governor's office faces a backlog of public records requests, mostly stemming from Vice President Mike Pence's tenure as governor. Records obtained by The Associated Press show there are … Click to Continue »
Maine GOP Gov. Paul LePage is set to sign commutation orders for an unknown number of prisoners. Democratic Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap's spokeswoman tells The Associated Press that Dunlap … Click to Continue »
Quartz has added three members to its team, all based out of different locations. Youyou Zhou joins the New York office on May 30 as a visual journalist. She joins from the Associated Press, where she was a digital news developer, focusing on design and graphics for AP's campaign-related coverage during the 2016 election season....