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Archive By Section - Signal AP


Drought vow victory: Californians use 22 percent less water

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Thanks to a rainy December, California's drought-suffering residents met Gov. Jerry Brown's call to slash water consumption by 20 percent for the first time last month, using 22 percent less water than in December 2013.

February 03, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Study: Many herbal supplements aren't what the label says

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Bottles of Walmart-brand echinacea, an herb said to ward off colds, were found to contain no echinacea at all. GNC-brand bottles of St. John's wort, touted as a cure for depression, held rice, garlic and a tropical houseplant, but not a trace of the herb.

February 03, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July

NEW YORK (AP) - "To Kill a Mockingbird" will not be Harper Lee's only published book after all.

February 03, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Panel reverses, says white potatoes ok for WIC recipients

WASHINGTON (AP) - Ostracized by health officials for several years, the white potato is back in favor.

February 03, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


UK House of Commons OKs making babies from DNA of 3 people

LONDON (AP) - British lawmakers in the House of Commons voted Tuesday to allow scientists to create babies from the DNA of three people - a move that could prevent some children from inheriting potentially fatal diseases from their mothers.

February 03, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Study: College completion gap between rich, poor widens

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The gap in bachelor-degree attainment between the nation's richest and poorest students by age 24 has doubled during the last four decades, according to a report released Tuesday.

February 03, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Judge questions juror in Aaron Hernandez murder trial

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The judge overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez spent around 20 minutes Tuesday morning individually questioning a juror outside the hearing of the public assembled in the courtroom.

February 03, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Exxon, Chevron set to boost production just as prices fall

NEW YORK (AP) - Exxon Mobil has been working for years on a fleet of enormous new oil and gas projects in places such as Abu Dhabi, Russia, Papua New Guinea, and the Gulf of Mexico designed to turn around what has been a consistent and alarming slide in oil and gas production.

February 02, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Charles Manson marriage license to expire without a wedding

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - The marriage license of mass murderer Charles Manson and a 26-year-old devotee who believes in his innocence is set to expire without a wedding taking place, prison officials said Monday.

February 02, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Mexican opium farmers expand plots to supply US heroin boom

SIERRA MADRE DEL SUR, Mexico (AP) - Red and purple blossoms with fat, opium-filled bulbs blanket the remote creek sides and gorges of the Filo Mayor mountains in the southern state of Guerrero.

February 02, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Pennsylvania groundhog 'forecasts' 6 more weeks of winter

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) - The handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, said Monday the furry rodent has forecast six more weeks of winter.

February 02, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


French pimping trial to start for ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn

PARIS (AP) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn appeared in court Monday to face accusations of taking part in an international prostitution ring set up to provide him with prostitutes for orgies at luxury hotels in France and the U.S.

February 02, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Ebola vaccines testing starts in Liberia

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) - Large-scale human testing of two potential Ebola vaccines got under way in Liberia's capital Monday, part of a global effort to prevent a repeat of the epidemic that has now claimed nearly 9,000 lives in West Africa.

February 02, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Anything but a ‘Super Sunday’ for Lakers

NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony hears those voices saying he's getting old, that he can't jump like he once did.

February 01, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Marathon bombing defense likely to focus on dead brother

BOSTON (AP) - The best chance to save the life of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev might be to put his dead brother on trial.

February 01, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


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Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer points to family dysfunction

BOSTON (AP) - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers called a Russian historian and a psychiatrist to the stand Tuesday in a bid to save the Boston Marathon bomber from the death penalty by portraying him as the product of a dysfunctional family from a turbulent corner of the world.

May 05, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Second beached whale found south of San Francisco

PACIFICA, Calif. (AP) - A beached humpback whale was discovered south of San Francisco, marking the second dead whale to wash ashore in less than three weeks.

May 05, 2015 | Associated Press | Signal AP


California lawmakers stall roadside test for drugged drivers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - An Assembly committee has rejected making California one of more than a dozen states that allow police to conduct roadside testing for marijuana and other drugs.

May 05, 2015 | Associated Press | Signal AP


'Avengers' + 'Star Wars' = big year for Disney

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Who would win if Captain America fought Luke Skywalker? Why Disney, of course, which stands to bring in astronomical amounts of money this year from two big installments of two of the most popular film franchises ever.

May 05, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Huckabee, the other man from Hope, opens 2016 bid

HOPE, Ark. (AP) - The other man from Hope is running for president again.

May 05, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama chooses Marine general as Joint Chiefs chairman

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday nominated a respected, combat-hardened commander as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to lead the military during a time of transition.

May 05, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


New princess gets name: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

LONDON (AP) - It's a name that immediately evokes British royal history: Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

May 04, 2015 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Box Office Top 20: 'Avengers' sequel soars to $191.3 million

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A jam-packed sports weekend didn't stop moviegoers from trekking to theaters in droves to see the Avengers sequel, which posted a massive $191.3 million North American opening, Disney said Monday.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


US stocks gain, pushing the market close to record levels

NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market closed just short of a record on Monday as investors assessed some positive earnings reports.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


'Exceptional' NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

NEW YORK (AP) - A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun died Monday from his injuries, the third New York City officer slain on duty in five months.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Italian astronaut brews, sips first fresh espresso in space

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The first Italian woman in space is now the world's first orbiting barista.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Veterinarians euthanize Almiyi the California condor

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A prolific California condor that represented endangered wildlife on a 1996 postage stamp was euthanized Saturday.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Huge waves in California lure surfers, cause minor flooding

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Big surf generated by a Southern Hemisphere storm is rolling ashore along south-facing sections of the Southern California coast.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


UPDATE: No explosives found in car used in Texas attack

GARLAND, Texas (AP) - Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix as part of an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed Monday.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House campaign

DETROIT (AP) - Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision of the nation as "a place of dreams" where people can thrive when freed from an overbearing government.

May 04, 2015 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


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