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AP News - 21 hours ago

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A replica of the Mayflower is scheduled to sail home in time for the busy summer tourist season.The ship has been undergoing renovations at Mystic Seaport in Connecticut since December, part of a multiyear plan. Officials ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Not all of the stories at Ellis Island's immigration museum are about someone's great-grandfather arriving as a boy from Europe at the start of the 20th century.With the unveiling of a new exhibition next month, Ellis Island is t ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

BOSTON (AP) — A giant aerial sculpture is floating over a park in Boston's Financial District, bringing a shimmer of spring where snowplow piles towered just weeks ago.Early Sunday, dozens of workers closed nearby streets and set to work install ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — The National Parks Service says restoration work on the popular Alum Cave Trail in the Smoky Mountains is beginning.A statement says work on the two-year project to improve visitor safety and stabilize eroding trail sect ...more

AP News - May 02, 2015 1:43 AM

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Fans of Manny Pacquiao have a new way of showing how much they love the boxing superstar — by eating him.Or a life-size replica cake at least.Zach Yonzon, his wife Aila, and six of his staff helped finish the 16 ...more

AP News - May 01, 2015 10:07 PM

KAHULUI, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaiian Airlines passengers had to exit a plane using emergency slides after an odor of fumes led crew members to turn the flight around soon after takeoff.The airline says Hawaiian Flight 24 left Maui's Kahului airport o ...more

AP News - May 01, 2015 6:14 PM

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities at Grand Canyon National Park say they've recovered the body of a Nevada man who fell to his death about 400 feet off the South Rim.National Park Service officials say 29-year-old Juan Carrera ...more

AP News - May 01, 2015 5:21 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Only a confident man would wear a loud blue or pink seersucker suit in public, unfazed about what people may think.But this is Kentucky Derby week, so Alan Laughlin knows he's among brothers strutting around Churchill Down ...more

AP News - May 01, 2015 4:35 PM

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Criminal charges were dropped against a bow hunter accused of starting one of California's largest wildfires that burned parts of Yosemite National Park, federal prosecutors said Friday.The decision came after two key witne ...more

AP News - May 01, 2015 3:14 PM

SEATTLE (AP) — Mount Everest is normally buzzing with activity this time of year, with hundreds of hopeful climbers gathering at base camp to attempt to summit the world's tallest peak during a narrow 10-day window in May before the monsoons arrive.