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AP News - 4 hours ago

AT THE BOTTOM OF FRIJOLES CANYON, N.M. (AP) — With the sun blazing overhead, the crew of Native American youth tries to work quickly. Their hands are covered with dry, cracked mud as they repair the stone walls that make up one of the more prominent cu ...more

AP News - 5 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years.The College Board says in a report that a record number of students took the exam.The nonprofit ...more

AP News - 13 hours ago

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Visitors heading to the Grand Canyon lately know they are going to get two things when they arrive: breathtaking views and long waits, whether it is to get into the national park itself or to find a parking spot ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

OLIFANTSVALLEI, South Africa (AP) — One American bow and arrow hunter who traveled with his wife to a South African wildlife reserve worked as a state trooper for decades. Another hunter went alone after his closest friend, who was going to join him, d ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is hosting a free concert in honor of Pope Francis' visit to the nation's capital.The Kennedy Center says the free concert will be open to the public and take place on Sept. 23 ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A game park director says a rhino crushed a tour guide to death at a private nature reserve in Zimbabwe.Kate Travers, director of the Imire Game Park, said on Wednesday that Tafadzwa Gosho died on Monday night after he wa ...more

AP News - Sep 01, 2015 9:09 AM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando tourism officials say the start of flights between Orlando International Airport and Dubai should tap new markets of tourists in the Middle East and Asia.The first nonstop flight from Dubai by Emirates Airlines arriv ...more

AP News - Sep 01, 2015 9:06 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's National Museum of Crime & Punishment has announced that it will be closing its doors soon.The museum's Chief Operating Officer Janine Vaccarello says terms from a lease agreement are forcing the museum out of ...more

AP News - Aug 31, 2015 5:37 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — North America's tallest mountain will soon return to its previous name, Mount Denali, more than a century after the Alaskan peak was named to honor President William McKinley, who never set foot in Alaska.The White House ...more

AP News - Aug 31, 2015 9:12 AM

BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The National Park Service is opening a new campground that will be part of Acadia National Park.The park service says the opening of Schoodic Woods Campground marks the end of a years-long effort to protect 1,600 acres o ...more