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AP News - 7 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — At 22, 2nd Lt. John Pedevillano was the youngest bombardier in the U.S. Army Air Corps' 306th Bomb Group when he was shot down by Nazi fighter pilots in Germany in 1944.Pedevillano and his crew were missing for a month before b ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR will use track-specific rules packages at three more race tracks as the sanctioning body continues to try to improve the racing.A unique rules package already had been announced for Saturday night's race at Kentucky ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The most reliable method in the fight to end homelessness is housing vouchers, a Department of Housing and Urban Development report released Tuesday found.The study examined homeless families in emergency shelters in 12 U.S. ci ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The upcoming season of "A Prairie Home Companion" is bumping up the number of guest hosts, not long after creator Garrison Keillor ruminated about transitioning out of his host role.Mandolin whiz Chris Thile will host back ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

LONDON (AP) — Promoters say unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will challenge Wladimir Klitschko for his world heavyweight titles in a bout in Germany in October.The 39-year-old Klitschko is the WBA, IBF and WBO champion and the encounter will be ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

LONDON (AP) — Promoters say unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will challenge Wladimir Klitschko for his world heavyweight titles in a bout in Germany in October.The 39-year-old Klitschko is the WBA, IBF and WBO champion and the encounter will be ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

LONDON (AP) — Promoters say unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will challenge Wladimir Klitschko for his world heavyweight titles in a bout in Germany in October.The 39-year-old Klitschko is the WBA, IBF and WBO champion and the encounter will be ...more

AP News - Jul 06, 2015 2:57 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of any injuries to the star defensive end, a person with knowledge of the incident tells The Associated Press on Mo ...more

AP News - Jul 06, 2015 12:13 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors' small cars has risen by two to 121.Victims' families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM las ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 9:59 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As rain delayed his final race at Daytona International Speedway, four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was showered with cheers during driver introductions Sunday.Speedway officials handed out thousands of placards co ...more