• Search goes on for missing fisherman; was rescued last year

    Updated: 0 min ago

    HONOLULU (AP) — The Coast Guard says it's continuing to look for a Hawaii fisherman who went missing just a few months after surviving 12 days at sea. A patrol boat based in Hilo, a medium response boat from Maui and a helicopter crew from Oahu were searching for Ron Ingraham on...

  • Ex-Oklahoma investigator accused of lying about credentials

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — A former Oklahoma Veterans Affairs Department chief investigator who was fired after authorities said they discovered he had faked his credentials and was actually a convicted felon is facing new criminal charges. Prosecutors filed 26 criminal counts Friday...

  • State releases over 4,000 email pages in National Guard case

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The state of Alaska released more than 4,000 pages of emails covering the National Guard scandal, but they revealed little new information into how former Gov. Sean Parnell's administration handled the allegations of sexual assault and misconduct. The state...

  • Arkansas AG announces program for military, rural residents

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' attorney general said Saturday that her office will launch a new program to provide services for members of the military and also set up a "mobile offices" program that will make her employees available in county seats statewide. Attorney General...

  • La. National Guard airmen in Bulgaria for training mission

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — About 150 Louisiana National Guard airmen are in Bulgaria for a training mission with that country's air force. The National Guard says the 159th Fighter Wing from the Naval Air Station-Joint Reserve Base in New Orleans is participating in a training mission with...

  • US unveils 6-year-old report on NSA surveillance

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With debate gearing up over the coming expiration of the Patriot Act surveillance law, the Obama administration on Saturday unveiled a 6-year-old report examining the once-secret program to collect information on Americans' calls and emails. The Office of the...

  • Car bombs driven by foreigners hit Iraq-Jordan border post

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Three suicide car bombs driven by foreigners targeted the remote desert border crossing between Iraq and Jordan Saturday killing at least four Iraqi soldiers, said Iraqi officials. The attack was immediately claimed by the radical Islamic State group on its twitter...

  • As contributions fall, House GOP rebels blame party leaders

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests. Then came 2015. The Kentucky Republican voted against returning John Boehner, R-Ohio, to the speaker's job and opposed an effort...

  • Deaths raise questions about ways to aid abducted Americans

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The accidental killing of two hostages in a U.S. operation against al-Qaida has put a new spotlight on the Obama administration's reliance on drones in the battle against terrorism — and has also raised pressure on the White House to revise the nation's oft-criticized...

  • Turkish plane makes emergency landing over engine fire

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run television says a Turkish Airlines plane bound for Milan made an emergency landing at Istanbul after one its engines caught fire. All passengers were safely evacuated. TRT television on Saturday showed the plane landing at Ataturk Airport,...

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