Louisiana holding summit to assist imprisoned veterans

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is holding a day-long summit to help connect imprisoned veterans with available services.

The Thursday summit is the third year of the event, hosted by the state corrections...

NASA to break ground for new fire station on Wallops Island

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP) — NASA is preparing to begin construction of a new $6 million fire station on Wallops Island.

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Friday.

The space agency says the 16,900...

Israeli military strikes target in Gaza after rocket attack

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it struck a Hamas target in the Gaza Strip after a rocket was fired at Israel.

The military says it hit a Hamas weapon manufacturing facility early Thursday. It says...

Suu Kyi: Myanmar rebels should think carefully on peace deal

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's popular opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is urging armed ethnic minority groups to think carefully before signing a nationwide cease-fire agreement, a top party colleague said, a...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver

CAPE FLATTERY, Wash. (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing diver near Cape Flattery.

Crews began searching for 61-year-old Lynn Flaherty after she was reported missing on Tuesday...

Whatcom County man charged again in Border Patrol incident

SEATTLE (AP) — A Whatcom County man who spent time in federal prison for shining a spotlight at a U.S. Border Patrol Blackhawk helicopter that was flying over his house has been indicted on new charges involving...

Judge tosses lawsuit over removal of Grand Haven cross

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (AP) — A lawsuit opposing a western Michigan community's decision to remove a 48-foot cross from city-owned land has been dismissed.

Ottawa County Circuit Judge Jon Hulsing ruled in a...

Saudi arrested in 1996 bombing that killed 19 Americans

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that killed 19 American servicemen in Saudi Arabia has been captured, a U.S. and a Saudi official said...