More than 1,000 tested for tuberculosis in rural Alabama

MARION, Ala. (AP) — Tuberculosis, a global scourge, has mostly been eradicated in the United States, but minorities and poor people who lack regular health care remain vulnerable.

  • Written by PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press

Governor's emails show debate over blame for Flint water

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A day after doctors reported high levels of lead in Flint children, Gov. Rick Snyder's top aide told him the "real responsibility" for the city's water issues rested with local government officials, emails show.

  • Written by DAVID EGGERT, Associated Press

Oregon governor calls on feds to act against armed group

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's governor said she's frustrated with the way federal authorities are handling an armed group's continued occupation of a national wildlife refuge and it's time to end it.

  • Written by KRISTENA HANSEN, Associated Press TERRENCE PETTY, Associated Press