Facebook CEO didn’t have all the answers for Congress

NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg often came across as one of the smartest people in the room as he jousted with U.S. lawmakers demanding to know how and why his company peers into the lives of its 2.2 billion users. But while some questions were elementary, others ...

Gun rights advocates to rally at state capitols across US

CHICAGO (AP) - Gun rights supporters are expected to rally at state capitols across the U.S. to counter a recent wave of student-led protests against gun violence.

Saturday's rallies come less than three weeks after hundreds of thousands marched in Washington, New York and other U.S. cities to demand tougher ...

AP investigation: Doctors keep licenses despite sex abuse

WASHINGTON (AP) - Even as Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and top politicians have been pushed out of their jobs or resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct, the world of medicine is more forgiving, according to an Associated Press investigation.

Even when doctors are disciplined, their punishment often consists of a ...

Missouri governor’s scandal ensnares unwitting hairdresser

CHICAGO (AP) - She was a St. Louis hairdresser whose marriage was on the rocks. He was a handsome, educated and ambitious client who bedazzled her with talk of his time as a Navy SEAL, author and volunteer.

What began as a crush on future Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, the ...

Downtown Jackson park reopens after private overhaul

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The oldest public park in Mississippi's capital city has reopened.

Gov. Phil Bryant, Mayor Chokwe Lumumba and others saluted the reopening of downtown Jackson's Smith Park on Friday.

Barricades around the park were removed after a private downtown group spent $150,000 to thin trees, remove berms ...

Trump takes heat for borrowing ‘mission accomplished’ from Bush

Social media erupted with criticism Saturday over President Trump tweeting the phrase "mission accomplished" -- which haunted former President George W. Bush during the Iraq war -- to summarize the latest U.S.-led missile strikes in Syria.

"I didn't think I could be shocked by a tweet anymore but 'mission accomplished' ...

Trump says ‘mission accomplished’ in Syria airstrikes

President Trump declared "mission accomplished" Saturday after U.S. military forces carried out missile strikes with Britain and France against Syrian chemical-weapons facilities.

"A perfectly executed strike last night," Mr. Trump tweeted. "Thank you to France and the United Kingdom for their wisdom and the power of their fine Military. Could ...