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  • AP EXPLAINS: Japan's long wait to address US Congress 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 12:56 am

    WASHINGTON - Washington honors America's closest friends by inviting their leaders to address a joint meeting of Congress, but Wednesday's speech by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be the first by a Japanese leader. That's striking considering the tight U.S.-Japan alliance in the 70 years since World War II ended. British, South Korean and German leaders have been invited multiple times. So have two Liberian presidents and a Latvian one - more than 100 invitations overall since the war. So why not Japan? The answers have to do with underlying friction that has been a part of U.S.-Japanese relations and, more recently, frequent changes of Japanese leaders.

  • Elvis Presley's planes to remain at Graceland 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 8:55 am

    MEMPHIS, Tennessee - It looks like Elvis Presley's airplanes are staying at Graceland after all.

  • Elvis Presley's planes to remain at Graceland 
    Updated: Apr-26-15 8:07 pm

    MEMPHIS, Tennessee - It looks like Elvis Presley's airplanes are staying at Graceland after all.

  • Early morning wedding launches Elvis Presley's Vegas return 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 12:17 pm

    LAS VEGAS - The bride wore a mic and walked down the short aisle to Elvis' "Love Me Tender" before reaching both her groom and Priscilla Presley, her matron-of-honor.

  • NY Islanders, fans count down final days on Long Island 
    Updated: Apr-20-15 2:26 am

    UNIONDALE, New York - For loyal fans of the New York Islanders, this year's playoff run is tinged with even more of a sense of finality, and yes, sadness. Win or lose, these will be the last games for Long Island's only major professional sports franchise before it moves to Brooklyn next season.

  • Fewer White House state dinner invites under Obama story has photos
    Updated: Apr-08-15 3:21 am

    WASHINGTON - An invitation to a White House state dinner has always been one of Washington's most sought-after tickets. There's the elegant setting, VIP guests in tuxedos and designer gowns and a four-course meal served up by America's most famous kitchen.

  • Priscilla Presley: No Elvis imitators at new Vegas chapel story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-15 9:38 am

    LAS VEGAS - The King will not appear at Elvis Presley's Graceland Wedding Chapel that is coming soon to Las Vegas - exactly how Priscilla Presley wants it.