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Bystander tries to save woman from husband who killed 3 kids

June 30, 2016

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A good Samaritan could not save a Las Vegas woman screaming for help as her gun-wielding estranged husband chased her from their home to two drug store parking lots in a chaotic... more »»

Wildlife officials hunt for bear that killed mountain-biker

June 30, 2016

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife officials set traps, installed wilderness cameras and scouted the woods by helicopter Thursday for the bear that attacked and killed a U.. more »»

Journey to Jupiter: NASA spacecraft nears planet rendezvous

June 30, 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jupiter takes center stage with the arrival next week of a NASA spacecraft built to peek through its thick, swirling clouds and map the planet from the inside out. more »»

Border agency clears employees in 4 shooting incidents

June 30, 2016

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection found that employees acted properly when they fired guns in four incidents dating back to 2012 — including two that left two people dead. more »»

Amid crisis, support grows for Puerto Rico statehood

June 30, 2016

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Porfirio Guerrero has grown increasingly frustrated as a decade-long recession has sapped business from his tailor shop in the Puerto Rican capital. more »»

Judge blocks Indiana genetic abnormality abortion law

June 30, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge blocked an Indiana law Thursday that would have banned abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities, saying that the state does not have the... more »»

Here come the virtual reality Olympics ... for Samsung users

June 30, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Athletes in Rio will compete to be the fastest sprinter and highest jumper at the Olympics this August. more »»

Trucker accused of keeping sex slaves in semi pleads guilty

June 30, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah trucker accused of keeping women as sex slaves in his semi-trailer as he drove across the country struck a plea deal with federal prosecutors Thursday, days before hi... more »»

A look at wildfires burning across the US West

June 30, 2016

A look at wildfires burning in the West and the aftermath of earlier blazes:


Authorities planned autopsies on two charred bodies found 45 miles east of San Diego... more »»

Iconic Nashville soda shop hosts new USPS stamps launch

June 30, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The future seemed grim five years ago for a Nashville soda shop that has been serving up ice cream since the Great Depression. more »»

Lions Gate to buy cable channel Starz in $4.4 billion deal

June 30, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Film and TV studio Lions Gate is buying cable channel operator Starz in a deal worth $4.4 billion. more »»

OBAMA LEGACY: Immigration stands as most glaring failure

June 30, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after the Supreme Court sent his immigration policy into legal limbo, President Barack Obama huddled around a long conference table in the Roosevelt Room with disappointed... more »»

New survey doubles the estimate of transgender adults in US

June 30, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — About 1.4 million adults in the U.S. identify as transgender, double the estimate from a decade ago, a team of experts reported Thursday.

Their survey, calculating that 0. more »»

Man gets jail, probation in fatal dog attack on Detroit boy

June 30, 2016

DETROIT (AP) — The mother of a 4-year-old Detroit boy who was mauled to death by pit bulls described the lingering emotional effects of the attack that only ended when police shot the animals, as... more »»

Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion law

June 30, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge blocked a new Indiana law Thursday that bans abortions sought because of a fetus' genetic abnormalities.

U.S. more »»

Iowa Supreme Court upholds ban on voting rights for felons

June 30, 2016

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Convicted felons in Iowa may be automatically stripped of their voting rights for life unless those rights are restored by the governor, a divided Iowa Supreme Court ruled... more »»

APNewsBreak: To fight foreclosure, NYC buying mortgages

June 30, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is taking a novel approach to addressing enduring pockets of the home foreclosure crisis by buying long-unpaid mortgages, with plans to help owners stay in their... more »»


KiDs Day Dress Up July 4, 2016

July 04 – “KIDS DAY II: Dress Up and Discover!!” - Kids of all ages get to wear combat gear and helmets from the museum education collection. Pose for pictures behind the wheel of an authentic Jeep! Regular Admission Rates Apply; 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. more »

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