LONDON Notre Dame in Paris is not the first great cathedral to suffer a devastating fire, and it probably wont be the last.
DENVER Dropping her kids off at school used to be the hardest part of Kacey Ruegsegger Johnsons day. She would cry most mornings as they left the car, and relied on texted photos from their teachers to make it through the day.
WASHINGTON Twenty years after the Columbine High School shooting made practicing for armed intruders as routine as fire drills, many parents have only tepid confidence in the ability of schools to stop a gunman, according to a new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
HONOLULU A deposition for a 99-year-old woman prosecutors say is a key witness in a Honolulu corruption case has been postponed because she was hospitalized over the weekend.
HONOLULU Legislation to regulate midwives in Hawaii has highlighted a divide among home birth advocates.
TOKYO The operator of the tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant began removing fuel Monday from a cooling pool at one of three reactors that melted down in the 2011 disaster, a milestone in what will be a decades-long process to decommission the facility.
NEW YORK U.S. measles cases have surged again, and are on pace to set a record for most illnesses in 25 years.
HONOLULU A Kauai woman who worked as a travel clerk for the Navy has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison for defrauding the U.S. government of nearly $365,000.
TAMUNING A Guam hospital has received a $2.4 million boost in Medicare funds following changes to the amount provided by the federal government for each eligible patient.