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  • Go For the Food: Santa Fe twist on roadside diner

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — There is no shortage of good food in this northern New Mexico town, where the many casual and gourmet takes on the state's trademark chile dishes are almost as big a draw as the city's art galleries and festivals. The question typically is not where to go, but...

  • Ghostly tours of New York state Capitol in October

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Seasonal ghostly tours of the state Capitol are being offered next month. The free "Capitol Hauntings" tours start Monday, Oct. 6 and feature ghost stories associated with the Capitol. Guides on the hour-long tours will tell tales about the night watchman who died...

  • Depression-era photographer's work on display

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Iconic images from the Great Depression are on display in a Cooperstown museum's exhibit featuring the work of a prominent American photographer. More than 50 photographs taken by Dorothea Lange during the 1930s are on display at the Fenimore Art Museum...

  • Updates available on Mountain Parkway expansion

    Published: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Transportation Cabinet has started an online and social media campaign to provide information about the Mountain Parkway expansion. State officials say the 46-mile project will create a safer and wider transportation corridor to better connect eastern...

  • Yellowstone mulls upgrades to Grand Canyon trails

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials are considering a proposal to update and repair many of the overlooks and trails on the north and south rims of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. The project aims at addressing aging and deteriorating...

  • FAA: Airplane makes emergency landing in Omaha

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A commercial airplane traveling from Boston to Los Angeles has made an emergency landing in Nebraska. The Federal Aviation Administration says the Virgin America flight made the unscheduled landing Monday morning at Omaha's Eppley Airfield. The plane landed safely...

  • Chicago museum only US site for Bowie exhibit

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) — An art exhibition chronicling the five-decade career of musician David Bowie opens Tuesday at Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art, the only U.S. stop on its schedule. "David Bowie is" features more than 400 items including photography, album artwork, handwritten...

  • SpaceX breaks ground on Texas rocket launch site

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The commercial rocket launches that could begin as early as 2016 in the southernmost tip of Texas will be a critical step toward one day establishing a human presence on Mars, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk said Monday. With waves from the Gulf of Mexico...

  • Closely watched Hawaii lava flow stalls

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    HONOLULU (AP) — Lava threatening rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island has essentially stalled for now, officials said Monday, but that isn't putting anyone at ease. A Hawaii County Civil Defense flight over the area found that the surface flow had not advanced in the past 24...

  • UN to bind nations on new foreign terrorist rules

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is expected to adopt a binding resolution this week that would require nations to bar their citizens from traveling abroad to join terrorism organizations, part of a U.S.-led effort to galvanize the international community against what Obama...

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