- Sanders urges fans to rally behind Clinton as DNC heats up
July 26, 201612:45 AM ET
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders urged supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton at the Democratic convention, but ardent followers who marched for hours in punishing heat Monday and planned to do so again seemed intent on keeping his upstart campaign alive.
- Die-hard Sanders' backers divided on backing Clinton
July 25, 201611:46 PM ET
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bernie Sanders tried to calm tensions among his delegates Monday at the Democratic National Convention but some weren't in a listening mood, seething over a lengthy primary campaign and a damaging email disclosure.
- Mom: Warning didn't keep slain son safe at Florida nightclub
July 26, 20163:08 AM ET
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Stephanie White clutched a stack of photos while sitting in a chair in her home. The television was on, loud, and turned to the local news. A story came on about the mass shooting at a nightclub that took her baby's life.TERRY SPENCERTAMARA LUSHKELLI KENNEDYAPCopyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Former Oregon lumber town rides digital wave to a comeback
July 26, 20162:00 AM ET
PRINEVILLE, Oregon (AP) — It was not long ago that Crook County had five major lumber mills. Timber was king, and the rural Oregon county was the nation's top producer of ponderosa lumber.
- Hot, hard days ahead for firefighters on California blaze
July 26, 20163:14 AM ET
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, but firefighters still had huge work ahead in taming a massive wildfire northwest of Los Angeles.
- Shutting down 'shark finning': US fishermen promise a fight
July 26, 201612:30 AM ET
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — American fishermen are digging in for a fight over a proposal to shut down the vestiges of the U.S. harvest of shark fins, prized for soup and traditional medicine in Asia, and send a message to the rest of the world.
- Craft breweries try to stand out with creative tap handles
July 26, 20162:16 AM ET
RANDOM LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Cone heads, zombies, beards, bananas — they are some of the creative beer tap handles that have become a big business as the number of craft breweries has skyrocketed.
- Wish granted: Six-year-old boy will be garbage man for a day
July 26, 20163:09 AM ET
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ethan Dean will be living his dream on Tuesday.
- Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement
July 26, 20162:29 AM ET
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal faced a critical test, as a federal judge decided whether to grant it preliminary approval.
- Black-footed ferrets return to where they held out in wild
July 26, 20162:13 AM ET
MEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) — Long gone from these parts, black-footed ferrets still appear on Meeteetse's town logo, in a bronze sculpture downtown and even on coffee mugs from a downtown restaurant, remembered for when the nocturnal weasels made their last stand in the nearby sagebrush hills.