Druids, witches, pagans, Wiccans head to Wyoming for eclipse

Not only astronomers but druids, witches, pagans and Wiccans are headed to Wyoming from neighboring states and beyond to experience Monday's total solar eclipse

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Woman stuck in swimming pool turns to Facebook for help

A New Hampshire woman who became stuck in a swimming pool after the ladder broke turned to Facebook to ask for help getting out.

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways

Interim White House communications director Hope Hicks may be new to the job, but she's an old hand when it comes to President Donald Trump.

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Colorado search and rescue teams busy in backcountry

Search and rescue teams in Colorado say they're busier than ever lately

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Venezuela congress defies push to take over its powers

Venezuela's congress is meeting in defiance of what opposition leaders consider an autocratic push by allies of President Nicolas Maduro to usurp the legislature's powers

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Powerball players have chance at $535 million jackpot

Powerball players will hold their breath as numbers are drawn for one of the nation's biggest lottery jackpots

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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California lawmakers to tackle housing crisis, immigration

California lawmakers return Monday from a monthlong break with a busy agenda that includes tackling the state's housing crisis and deciding whether to make California a statewide sanctuary for people living illegally in the U.S

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Nigeria's president returns after 3 months away

The Latest: Nigeria's president returns after 3 months in London for medical treatment

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The past is still present in a changing Virginia

How Virginia chooses to remember its past is a highly combustible issue, as shown by the deadly violence that erupted last weekend over plans to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee.

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issues

Responding to Trump's remarks about white supremacist violence could sidetrack Democrats from issues important to a wider range of voters in 2018 midterm elections

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Polish-US writer Janusz Glowacki dies at 78

The wife of renowned Polish-U.S. playwright and screenwriter Janusz Glowacki says he has died at 78

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Physicist Hawking criticizes UK health secretary on service

Noted physicist Stephen Hawking has criticized Britain's health secretary for his use of scientific evidence to support changes in the National Health Service

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press