FIFA scandal becomes exhibit at Mob Museum in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Al Capone, with raised eyebrows, appeared to be taking a curious sideways glance at the two-minute video of soccer playing and talk about corruption and crooks.

The same Las Vegas museum that...

New Hampshire's Flume Gorge a slice of the geological past

LINCOLN, N.H. (AP) — At the Flume Gorge in the heart of the New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest, vertical walls of darkened Conway granite stretch nine stories skyward and 800 feet (245 meters) long...

4th graders can now get free annual national park passes

Your fourth grader is your family's free pass to the nation's national parks.

Starting Tuesday, the federal government is giving annual passes to fourth graders and their families, an effort to get kids into...

Hilton dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnership

Hilton is hailing the ride sharing service Uber to help guests reach its hotels and then explore the city where they are staying.

The companies said Tuesday that Hilton guests will be able to set up automatic...

Europe's passport free travel area explained

BRUSSELS (AP) — Desperate to halt the flow of migrants fleeing conflict or poverty, some European countries have begun erecting fences and tightening border controls. But the crackdown, as people leave Greece and...

Storm hits Phoenix _ flash floods, slowed air travel

PHOENIX (AP) — Monsoon storms hit the Phoenix area Monday night that knocked out power to thousands, slowed air travel, and stranded motorists in flash floods.

The storms began moving through the area around...

In Alaska, Obama depicts stark future without climate action

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Barack Obama warned Monday, painting a doomsday scenario as...

AAA Michigan projects 1.2M to travel over Labor Day weekend

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan projects roughly 1.2 million Michigan residents will travel away from home this Labor Day weekend, the most since 2008.

The Dearborn-based auto club said Monday that its...