Design to honor Sept. 11 rescue, recovery workers unveiled

NEW YORK (AP) — A pathway flanked by six stones meant to symbolize strength and determination will be added to the Sept. 11 memorial site in lower Manhattan to honor the rescue and recovery workers who toiled for months at ground zero, officials announced Wednesday in unveiling the design concept.


  • Written by By DEEPTI HAJELA , Associated Press

Trump remaking federal policy on women's reproductive health

WASHINGTON (AP) — Step by methodical step, the Trump administration is remaking government policy on reproductive health — moving to limit access to birth control and abortion and bolstering abstinence-only sex education.

  • Written by By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and DAVID CRARY , Associated Press

Record number of women bid for Senate but challenges await

MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) — A record number of women are running for the U.S. Senate this year, and their stiff challenge is winning enough seats to dramatically diversify a chamber long dominated by men.

  • Written by THOMAS BEAUMONT and SCOTT BAUER , Associated Press