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AP News - 7 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The roar of motorcycle engines filled the air in the nation's capital on Sunday as thousands of bikers saluted military veterans with the Rolling Thunder "Ride for Freedom."The bikers and spectators thronged to the Washington, ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

MONACO (AP) — An ill-judged gamble by Mercedes cost Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton his fourth win of the season, gifting his teammate and rival Nico Rosberg a third straight win at the Monaco Grand Prix and putting him firmly back in the title rac ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carowinds says it will close the Thunder Road wooden roller coaster on July 26.The amusement park near Charlotte says it will tear down the ride as part of a $50 million renovation plan.The roller coaster goes throu ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A small bird that's typically found hundreds of miles away in Mexico and South America apparently made its way to western Kansas, watchers say, giving the Sunflower State a couple of possible firsts in the birding world.T ...more

AP News - May 22, 2015 7:24 PM

ATLANTA (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell didn't see a shiny substance on reliever Will Smith's right arm until it was too late.Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez had already emerged from the dugout to ask umpires to check to se ...more

AP News - May 22, 2015 4:50 PM

BOSTON (AP) — Passengers on a cruise ship that ran aground on a reef near Bermuda during a seven-day vacation shrugged their shoulders and said the mishap was no big deal as they disembarked Friday.The Norwegian Dawn, carrying nearly 3,500 passe ...more

AP News - May 22, 2015 11:23 AM

MARKS, Miss. (AP) — Railroad and Mississippi officials say Amtrak will establish a permanent stop in Marks in the heart of the Delta.U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., says in a news release Friday that the decision was reached after talks among A ...more

AP News - May 22, 2015 9:09 AM

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The GPS-based hobby known as geocaching (jee-oh-CASH'-ing) is drawing enthusiasts to western Maryland for what organizers call their annual international convention.The GeoWoodstock event begins Friday in Hagerstown City P ...more

AP News - May 22, 2015 9:05 AM

BEIJING (AP) — All-expenses-paid trips to reward top salespeople aren't unusual, but direct marketing companies that are the Chinese versions of Amway, Avon and Herbalife are taking it to an extreme by sending thousands abroad on package tours.O ...more

AP News - May 22, 2015 12:03 AM

ATLANTA (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers reliever Will Smith wanted to grip the ball better, so he followed a common practice of using rosin and sunscreen on his pitching hand.Only problem is it's against the rules."It was chilly and kind of wind ...more