Nation celebrates 50th anniversary of 1st lunar footsteps

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Celebrations are in full swing across the country for the 50th anniversary of humanity's first footsteps on another world. Apollo 11's...

Pentagon says 2,100 more troops going to US-Mexico border

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says an additional 2,100 troops will be sent to the U.S.-Mexican border to help with security. Among them are 1,100 active-duty...

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman sentenced to life in prison

NEW YORK — The Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced Wednesday to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, a humbling...

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago...

Trump moves to effectively end asylum at Southern border

BY COLLEEN LONG WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Monday it will end asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border...

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday moved to end asylum protections for most Central American migrants in a major escalation of the...

Trump drops citizenship question from census

President Donald Trump is abandoning his effort to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Instead, Trump says he's ordering every federal department and...

Trump directs government to revamp care for kidney disease

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday revamping care for kidney disease so more people whose kidneys fail can have...

Twitter investigating widespread outage

SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter says it is investigating a problem with its service . Users across the U.S. and elsewhere are not able to...

Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89

DALLAS — H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice ran for president as...