- Nelson Mandela family: 'We have lost a great man' Updated: Dec-07-13 10:35 am
- Obama, Bush, Clinton to travel to South Africa Updated: Dec-06-13 8:09 pm
- Remembering the Long Island Rail Road massacre Updated: Dec-06-13 2:57 pm
- Major events in the life of Nelson Mandela Updated: Dec-06-13 3:16 am
- George W. Bush pays tribute to Nelson Mandela Updated: Dec-05-13 5:40 pm
- Major events in the life of Nelson Mandela Updated: Dec-05-13 5:26 pm
- Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus, dies at 95 Updated: Dec-05-13 5:04 pm
- DOJ: Stats show Alamance deputies profile Latinos Updated: Dec-05-13 4:26 pm
- Catania forms exploratory committee for DC mayor Updated: Dec-04-13 6:26 pm
- Court: Reduced crack sentences not retroactive Updated: Dec-04-13 2:35 pm
- Chris Wallace marks 10 years as Fox host Updated: Dec-04-13 10:34 am
- Europe rights court hearing on secret CIA prisons Updated: Dec-03-13 9:37 am
- Trump is coming to New Orleans Updated: Dec-02-13 4:11 am
- Critical thinking hallmark of Common Core class Updated: Dec-01-13 2:38 pm
- GOP rules Texas, but talking like they're on ropes Updated: Nov-30-13 12:12 pm
- Problems pile up in Asia for US policymakers Updated: Nov-27-13 1:34 pm
- Penny Lane: Gitmo's other secret CIA facility Updated: Nov-26-13 3:43 pm
- Bush library to feature holiday exhibit Updated: Nov-25-13 2:08 am
- UIC makes push to host Obama library Updated: Nov-24-13 4:23 pm
- Bush the painter offers Christmas tree ornament Updated: Nov-24-13 5:06 am
- Key players in US, Iran secret talks Updated: Nov-24-13 12:39 am
- Clock ticks on authority for Guantanamo detention Updated: Nov-23-13 12:04 pm
- Analysis: Dems reach breaking point on filibusters Updated: Nov-23-13 11:20 am
- APNewsBreak: Gun group considered leaving Newtown Updated: Nov-22-13 5:17 pm
- George W. Bush joins GOP governors at lunch Updated: Nov-21-13 5:39 pm
JOHANNESBURG - In their first statement since his death, Nelson Mandela's family says they've "lost a great man, a son of the soil."
WASHINGTON - At least three American presidents will travel to South Africa to attend memorial services for anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday at age 95.
MINEOLA, New York - Before Columbine, Virginia Tech, Aurora and Newtown, there was the Long Island Rail Road.
July 18, 1918 - Born to Hendry Mphakanyiswa, a Thembu chief, and Nosekeni Qunu in the Umtata district of the Transkei, at a time when virtually all of Africa was under European colonial rule.
July 18, 1918 - Born to Hendry Mphakanyiswa, a Thembu chief, and Nosekeni Qunu in the Umtata district of the Transkei, at a time when virtually all of Africa was under European colonial rule
JOHANNESBURG - Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Two university professors hired by the U.S. Department of Justice to analyze traffic stops by the Alamance County Sheriff's Office say statistical data conclusively shows deputies there are racially profiling Latino drivers.
WASHINGTON - D.C. Councilmember David Catania formed an exploratory committee for a mayoral bid Wednesday, saying he's unimpressed by the large field of candidates and wants to find out if he can do more to improve public education from the city's highest office.
CINCINNATI - A 2010 law designed to eliminate harsher sentences for black offenders convicted of crack cocaine crimes should not apply retroactively, a federal appeals court ruled in a deeply divided decision that several dissenting judges wrote amounts to furthering racial discrimination.
NEW YORK - Chris Wallace may have fewer Sunday-morning viewers than his rivals on the weekly political chat shows, but he concedes nothing on quality.
STRASBOURG, France - Europe's human rights court shone a rare public light Tuesday on the secret network of European prisons that the CIA used to interrogate terror suspects, reviving memories and questions about the "extraordinary renditions" that angered many on this continent.
NEW ORLEANS - The Donald is coming to New Orleans.
MIDDLETOWN, Delaware - Remembering the plot of a short story is no longer good enough in teacher Amy Lawson's fifth-grade classroom.
HOUSTON - Sick of losing on Election Day, they huddled candidates on their 2014 statewide ticket in a hotel ballroom and bristled at being outspent and outnumbered by political rivals in Texas who they talked up as sophisticated and savvy.
WASHINGTON - While the Obama administration is making diplomatic progress on some of the Mideast's thorniest security issues, problems are piling up in Asia, a region that President Barack Obama had wanted to play a bigger part in American foreign policy.
WASHINGTON - A few hundred yards from the administrative offices of the Guantanamo Bay prison, hidden behind a ridge covered in thick scrub and cactus, sits a closely held secret.
DALLAS - The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum has recreated the 2001 White House holiday displays in a new exhibit.
CHICAGO - The competition to host President Barack Obama's presidential library intensified Sunday as the University of Illinois at Chicago announced its official bid and revealed a team of specialists to boost the school's campaign.
DALLAS - Former President George W. Bush has used his newly publicized love of painting to create a bird image for a 2013 commemorative Christmas ornament.
Key figures in the secret U.S.-Iranian nuclear talks:
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba - A persistent knock came from inside the heavy, locked cell door.
WASHINGTON - As Democrats watched Senate Republicans use filibuster powers to thwart more and more of President Barack Obama's agenda and nominees, they wondered how much worse it could get.
NEWTOWN, Connecticut - The gun industry's national trade association and lobbying organization considered moving its offices from Newtown after last year's mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the president and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation said in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press.
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona - Former President George W. Bush lunched with a group of Republican governors on Thursday, making a surprise visit at the invitation of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.