- Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America.
- In Brazil, pregnant women urged to be cautious with a kiss
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a sign of mounting global concern over the Zika virus, health officials on Friday warned pregnant women to think twice about the lips they kiss and called on men to use condoms with pregnant partners if they have visited countries where the virus is present.
- Speeches that earned Clinton millions remain a mystery
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton told voters in the latest Democratic debate there's "hardly anything you don't know about me."
- AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders missteps
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest Democratic debate found Hillary Clinton in a defensive crouch about her Wall Street ties and making iffy claims about that longtime relationship. Rival Bernie Sanders offered a fumbling account of a campaign ad that boasted of endorsements that were bogus.
- Assange sex case sinks in international quagmire
LONDON (AP) — It started more than five years ago as what appeared to be a fairly simple sex crime case: two women in Sweden came forward to accuse Julian Assange of sexual misconduct.
- Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fighting
BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near Syria's largest city of Aleppo.
- Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters
WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday.
- Pickups and American flags: Supporters mourn Oregon occupier
KANAB, Utah (AP) — Sympathizers of the Oregon armed standoff rolled into this desert town Friday, some in pickup trucks flying American flags, to mourn an Arizona rancher and occupation spokesman who was killed last week in a confrontation with authorities.
- Many see cause for optimism despite slower US job growth
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consider looking past January's so-so job growth.
- Apple now accepting your banged-up iPhone
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from those wanting to upgrade.
- Goodell proposes what might be called Odell Beckham Jr. Rule
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Call it the Odell Beckham Jr. Rule.
- Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketball
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The president of Louisville announced a one-year postseason ban Friday for the Cardinals men's basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal, a decision that stunned coach Rick Pitino.
- Johnny Manziel's father worried quarterback self-destructing
CLEVELAND (AP) — With Johnny Manziel's professional career in doubt and his personal life crumbling, his father fears for his safety.
- 15 Hall of Fame finalists, 4 connected to Polian
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bill Polian entered the Pro Football Hall of Fame last year, making one of the most dynamic speeches heard at the Canton shrine.
- USC athletic director Pat Haden to step down in June
LOS ANGELES (AP) — University of Southern California athletic director Pat Haden will retire on June 30, ending his guidance of the Trojans through a tumultuous period in the school's history.