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Trenton, NJ - Thomas Edison's Lab Door Key, Lightbulbs Up For Auction Yesterday 04:00 PM Trenton, NJ - Thomas Edison's door key to the 19th century lab in New Jersey where he invented the phonograph goes up for auction this weekend, along with lightbulbs he perfected. Six keys in all from the famous inventor's Menlo Park home and work place will be auctioned Saturday in Dallas...

Washington - Trump Voter Lost Her Home To New Treasury Secretary Yesterday 03:33 PM Washington - When Donald Trump named his Treasury secretary, Teena Colebrook felt her heart sink. She had voted for the president-elect on the belief that he would knock the moneyed elites from their perch in Washington, D.C. And she knew Trump's pick for Treasury_Steven Mnuchin_all too...


Manila - Philippines President Duterte Phones Trump

Yesterday 03:14 PM

Manila - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte telephoned U.S. President-elect Donald Trump late Friday and had a brief but "very engaging, animated conversation" in which both leaders invited each other to visit his country. In a video released by Duterte's close...Read More »

Washington - How A Trump Administration Could Shape The Internet

Yesterday 03:00 PM

Washington - Under a President Donald Trump, cable and phone companies could gain new power to influence what you do and what you watch online —...Read More »

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Washington - Obama, Incoming UN Secretary-general Meet At White House

Yesterday 02:30 PM

Washington - President Barack Obama says the former Portuguese prime minister who will lead the U.N. beginning Jan. 1. has already proven to be an...Read More »

Washington - GOP Chairman Who Targeted Clinton In No Rush On Trump

Yesterday 02:06 PM

Washington - The Republican chairman of the House Oversight Committee, who promised before the election to investigate Democrat Hillary Clinton for...Read More »

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Washington - Trump Creates Business Advisory Council Stacked With CEOs

Yesterday 01:55 PM

Washington - President-elect Donald Trump announced the formation of a council to advise him on job creation, a group comprised of the leaders of a...Read More »

Berlin - German Court Rejects Bias Claims In Auschwitz Medic Trial

Yesterday 01:16 PM

Berlin - A German court has rejected calls to remove judges presiding over the trial of a former SS medic who served at the Auschwitz death...Read More »

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Veles, Macedonia - In Macedonia's Fake News Hub, Teen Shows AP How It's Done

Yesterday 01:00 PM

Veles, Macedonia - On the second floor of a noisy sports center in the Macedonian town of Veles, a teenage purveyor of fake news cracked open his...Read More »

Berlin - Stolen Nazi Concentration Camp Gate Believed Found In Norway

Yesterday 12:31 PM

Berlin - The wrought iron gate to the Nazis' Dachau concentration camp that was stolen two years ago, prompting an international outcry, appears to...Read More »

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New York - NYPD Plans To Expand Smart Car Fleet To Replace Scooters

Yesterday 11:58 AM

New York - The New York City Police Department has announced plans to expand its fleet of Smart cars to replace the three-wheeled scooters that...Read More »

Hackensack, NJ - Judge Denies Request For Special Prosecutor In Christie Case

Yesterday 11:33 AM

Hackensack, NJ - A judge on Friday denied a request for a special prosecutor to be appointed in a criminal misconduct complaint against Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal. State Superior Court Judge Bonnie Mizdol dismissed the...Read More »

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Lansing, MI - Michigan Official Files Lawsuit To Block Presidential Vote Recount

Yesterday 11:25 AM

Lansing, MI - Supporters of Republican Donald Trump filed a federal lawsuit trying to halt Wisconsin's ongoing presidential recount, and Michigan's...Read More »

Washington - Trump Aide Says Clinton Email Probes May Persist

Yesterday 10:53 AM

Washington - A top aide to President-elect Donald Trump says law enforcement officials in his administration might continue investigations into...Read More »

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Washington - Trump To Nominate Tough Talking Gen. Mattis For Pentagon; Faces Legislative Hurdle

Yesterday 10:33 AM

Washington - Breaking once more from presidential custom, Donald Trump is turning to a military man to steer the U.S. military, choosing retired Gen...Read More »

Washington - Trump Team Considering New Non-nuclear Sanctions On Iran: FT

Yesterday 10:30 AM

Washington - Donald Trump's transition team is examining proposals for new non-nuclear sanctions on Iran, the Financial Times reported on Friday, citing congressional sources who have been in contact with the president-elect's team. Officials with Trump's team have...Read More »

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New York - Pence: Trump Will Focus Fast On Tax, Healthcare, Immigration: WSJ

Yesterday 10:01 AM

New York - The Trump administration plans to move quickly on its goals to overhaul taxation, healthcare and immigration laws, Vice President-elect...Read More »

West Bank - Air Pollution Becomes Israel-Palestinian Wedge Issue

Yesterday 09:22 AM

West Bank - For years, residents of central Israel have been complaining about air pollution from Palestinian factories in the nearby West Bank. Now...Read More »

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Cambridge, MA - Trump, Clinton Campaign Managers Hash Out Election At Forum

Yesterday 09:13 AM

Cambridge, MA - The campaign managers for Republican President-elect Donald Trump and Democratic rival Hillary Clinton clashed as they offered their...Read More »

New York - Brooklyn Raid Yields More Than $10M In Fake Smartphones

Yesterday 09:00 AM

New York - Police in New York City raided two warehouses in Brooklyn that yielded three arrests and the seizure of more than $10 million worth of...Read More »

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Washington - US Employers Add 178K Jobs As Unemployment Sinks To 4.6 Pct.

Yesterday 08:43 AM

Washington - U.S. employers added a solid 178,000 jobs in November, reflecting the steady economy President-elect Donald Trump will inherit. And the...Read More »

Tehran - Iran Says U.S. Extension Of Sanctions Act Violates Nuclear Deal

Yesterday 08:16 AM

Tehran - Iran said on Friday the U.S. Senate's vote to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for 10 years violated the 2015 deal with six major powers...Read More »

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Washington - Obama, Trying To Protect Legacy, Unlikely To Act On Mideast Peace

Yesterday 07:50 AM

Washington - U.S. President Barack Obama, keen to preserve his legacy on domestic health care and the Iran nuclear deal, is not expected to make...Read More »

Ankara - Turkey: Court Asked To Drop Case Against Israeli Officials

Yesterday 07:31 AM

Ankara, Turkey - Turkey's state-run news agency says a prosecutor has asked that a case against Israeli military officials accused over the deaths of 10 Turkish activists be dropped, citing a reconciliation pact between Turkey and Israel. Under a deal reached this...Read More »

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New York - Engineer In NYC Train Derailment That Killed 4 Sues Railroad

December 1, 2016 11:38 PM

New York - An engineer who fell asleep at the controls of a Metro-North train and caused a derailment that killed four people in New York City sued the railroad Thursday, saying its negligence and carelessness led to the accident. William Rockefeller is seeking $10...Read More »

Chicago - Chicago Murders Top 700 For First Time In Nearly Two Decades

December 1, 2016 11:38 PM

Chicago - Murders in Chicago have already topped 700 this year, police said on Thursday, as a surge in violence in the third largest U.S. city has...Read More »

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Detroit - Toyota To Revamp America's Top-selling Car Amid Boom In SUVs

December 1, 2016 11:00 PM

Detroit - Toyota plans to reveal a new version of America's top-selling sedan next month at a time when U.S. buyers are moving away from cars toward...Read More »

New York - Fire Department Honors Mechanic Who Saved New York $700,000

December 1, 2016 10:25 PM

New York - A Fire Department of New York mechanic who has saved taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars through his ingenuity has been...Read More »

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Johannesburg - Soyinka Shreds US Greencard In Anger Over Trump Victory

December 1, 2016 10:00 PM

Johannesburg - Nigeria's Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka has torn up his United States green card and renounced his American residency in...Read More »

Toledo, Ohio - Self-driving Truck Hits The Road For Debut On Ohio Turnpike

December 1, 2016 09:29 PM

Toledo, Ohio - A self-driving big rig is rolling down the Ohio Turnpike for the first time. The debut of the self-driving truck on Thursday is...Read More »

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Philadelphia - Police Have Video Of Delivery Of Philadelphia Makeshift Bomb

December 1, 2016 09:00 PM

Philadelphia - A package that blew up when a man opened it contained a homemade explosive, and police have video of the person who dropped it off...Read More »

Washington - For Americans, Trump's Tariffs On Imports Could Be Costly

December 1, 2016 08:32 PM

Washington - American consumers and businesses would pay — literally — if President-elect Donald Trump followed through on his campaign pledge to...Read More »

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Denver - Democratic Anti-Trump Electors Raising Money Off The Effort

December 1, 2016 08:03 PM

Denver - Democratic members of the electoral college trying to stop Donald Trump from becoming president are raising money off their efforts. A quartet of electors from Colorado and Washington have dubbed themselves the "Hamilton Electors" and are trying to convince...Read More »

Washington - Senate Votes Unanimously To Renew Iran Sanctions Law

December 1, 2016 07:29 PM

Washington - The Senate moved decisively Thursday to renew a decades-old sanctions law that lawmakers said gives the United States the clout to...Read More »

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