European police arrest 2 dozen in anti-terrorism sweeps

BRUSSELS (AP) — French, German and Belgian police arrested more than two dozen suspects in anti-terrorism raids Friday, as European authorities rushed to thwart more attacks by people with links to Islamic extremists in the Mideast.

  • Written by RAF CASERT, Associated Press ANGELA CHARLTON, Associated Press

Arizona passes law requiring students to pass civics test

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona lawmakers wasted no time in pushing through their first priority of the 2015 legislative session, but the measure had nothing to do with the state's growing deficit and giant K-12 education shortfall.

  • Written by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press

Booking a trip to the ER on your smartphone? It's a breeze

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — It's like OpenTable for medical appointments.

No waiting weeks to see a dermatologist. No sitting for hours in the emergency room. No frantic calls to find a family doctor with openings.

  • Written by LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer

Study: Fewer struggle with medical costs as coverage grows


WASHINGTON (AP) — Not only do more Americans have health insurance, but the number struggling with medical costs has dropped since President Barack Obama's health care law expanded coverage, according to a study released Thursday.

  • Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press