Trump orders National Guard to secure border

By JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Asserting the situation had reached “a point of crisis,” President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a proclamation directing...

Trump seethes over FBI raid, ponders firing those he blames

By CATHERINE LUCEY, ZEKE MILLER and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was so incensed by the FBI’s raid of his personal...

Purdue trustees want to keep Daniels

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University’s trustees have approved extending the contract for President Mitch Daniels beyond 2020 in a deal that will...

After 10 hours, Cosby jury offers no verdict

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The jury in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case ended a marathon first day of deliberations without reaching a verdict Wednesday...

NASA sending robotic geologist to Mars

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Six years after last landing on Mars, NASA is sending a robotic geologist to dig...

Rainfall and soil applied herbicides

Determining how much moisture is needed for activation By BILL JOHNSON and JOE IKLEY Purdue University Crop planting has progressed at an amazing pace over the last...

Library gets book 47 years overdue

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) — A book nearly five decades overdue has been returned to the San Francisco Public Library. The copy of Eldridge...

Billboard ceremony honors school victims

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer The 2018 Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the students and teachers affected by recent deadly shootings in Texas and...

North Korea demolishes nuclear site ahead of talks

PUNGGYE-RI, North Korea (AP) — Just weeks ahead of a planned summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un made good on his...

Michigan commits $50M to build second large Soo Lock

By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders on Wednesday committed up to $50 million to upgrade the...