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AP News - 5 hours ago

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — About to be overrun by Germans, a young black lieutenant called in an artillery barrage on his own position, knowing he'd be killed. It was the only way to hold off the enemy.The sacrifice by 1st Lt. John Fox is one of many en ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

BONN, Germany (AP) — The United States has succeeded in its bid to "Remember the Alamo," after the U.N. cultural body approved its status as a world heritage site Sunday.The Alamo was one of five Spanish Roman Catholic sites, known as the San An ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

NUERBURG, Germany (AP) — Race drivers call it "The Green Hell" and it has taken dozens of drivers' lives, but Germany's Nuerburgring car-racing track offers unparalleled excitement for car racing fans.Engines roar, car tires squeal, crowds cheer ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

TUPPER LAKE, N.Y. (AP) — While most boardwalks skirt beaches or traverse bogs and marshlands, a new wooden walkway in the Adirondacks takes nature lovers on a tour of the treetops to let them experience the forest from the perspective of the birds and ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The indoor high-tech traveling theme park "The Marvel Experience" has stumbled and will cut short its summer tour.Producers of the show that includes 360-degree projections, holograms and a 4-D motion ride said Sunday its big deb ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

NEWCOMB, N.Y. (AP) — Nearly 20 miles of dirt roads through the state's new Essex Chain Lakes complex in the central Adirondacks are now open to bicyclists.State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens says the managemen ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Thousands of revelers doused each other with wine Monday to celebrate the start of the famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival in this northern Spanish city.The festival started with the traditional launching of a f ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Oreos are getting a skinny new look, and its maker says the new cookie is a "sophisticated" snack for adults that isn't meant to be twisted or dunked.Mondelez International Inc. says it will add "Oreo Thins" to its permanent line ...more

AP News - 20 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The indoor high-tech traveling theme park "The Marvel Experience" has stumbled and will cut short its summer tour.Producers of the show that includes 360-degree projections, holograms and a 4-D motion ride said Sunday its big deb ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 2:34 PM

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Portuguese actor says he was detained on suspicion of terrorism after meditating and chanting Buddhist texts aboard a plane at Paris Orly airport.Heitor Lourenco, 47, says he was reciting texts in Tibetan from his smart ...more