US stealth jets fly over S. Korea amid N. Korea standoff

OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea (AP) — Four of the most advanced U.S. fighter jets flew over South Korea on Wednesday in a clear show of force against North Korea, a day after South Korea's president warned of the North's collapse amid a festering standoff over its nuclear and missile ambitions.

  • Written by LEE JIN-MAN, Associated Press

Experts: Building case in 2014 Nevada standoff is complex

LAS VEGAS (AP) — When rancher Cliven Bundy faces a federal judge in Oregon on Tuesday, it won't be because he is accused with his sons of having a hand in the armed occupation of a federal wildlife preserve that ended last week.

  • Written by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

US OK's first factory in Cuba since revolution

HAVANA (AP) — The Obama administration has approved the first U.S. factory in Cuba in more than half a century, allowing a two-man company from Alabama to build a plant assembling as many as 1,000 small tractors a year for sale to private farmers in Cuba.

  • Written by MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN, Associated Press

Texas judge disclosed details about Scalia's health

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Texas county judge who decided no autopsy was needed following the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has disclosed new details about Scalia's health in the days before he died.

  • Written by SAM HANANEL, Associated Press DAVID WARREN, Associated Press