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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is getting a head start on turning a year older.Obama turns 54 on Tuesday.In what has become an annual birthday tradition, the president started celebrating on Saturday by taking a trio of friends ...more

AP News - Jul 31, 2015 11:34 AM

ST. MARY, Mont. (AP) — Firefighters are conducting burnout operations on the Reynolds Creek Fire in Glacier National Park in an effort to strengthen fire lines.Crews have containment line around 63 percent of the fire that has burned on 5 square ...more

AP News - Jul 30, 2015 10:21 PM

SYDNEY (AP) — A surfer was seriously injured as he fought a shark off the Australian east coast on Friday, less than a week after a fatal attack, police said.The 52-year-old man sustained significant wounds to his left leg and hand in the dawn a ...more

AP News - Jul 30, 2015 1:28 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home rental prices climbed much faster than incomes in June. But there are signs of slowing momentum around New York, Los Angeles and Washington.Real estate data firm Zillow says that U.S. rental prices rose a seasonally a ...more

AP News - Jul 29, 2015 9:58 AM

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — We were in paradise, surrounded by lush trees and waterfalls in El Yunque rainforest.But the pint-sized traveler on my husband's back was more concerned about our dwindling Goldfish supply than the marvels around us. ...more

AP News - Jul 29, 2015 9:34 AM

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — The Maine Lobster Festival is beckoning seafood lovers to Rockland, Maine, to experience the state's signature dish in all its buttery glory.The five-day event gets started on Wednesday and runs through Sunday. The festiva ...more

AP News - Jul 29, 2015 9:29 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — A unique carousel is coming to a waterfront park in Lower Manhattan.The SeaGlass Carousel is slated to open at The Battery on Aug. 20. It's a giant nautilus shell featuring 30 monumental fish figures. A new Tiffany & Co. Foun ...more

AP News - Jul 28, 2015 5:38 PM

TETON VILLAGE, Wyo. (AP) — The middle of summer looked like the middle of winter in the mountains of western Wyoming.A cold front that moved through Monday afternoon dumped heavy rain on the valleys and snow above 9,000 feet.Officials at ...more

AP News - Jul 28, 2015 4:17 PM

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourism officials say more than 21 million people have visited Las Vegas in the first half of 2015, about 1.5 percent more than a year ago when the destination recorded more than 40 million travelers for the first time.The Las V ...more

AP News - Jul 28, 2015 3:13 PM

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean police said Tuesday they are searching for an American who allegedly shot a well-known, protected lion known as Cecil with a crossbow in a killing that has outraged conservationists and others.Authorities on Tu ...more