Publicist: Pop superstar Prince dies at his Minnesota home

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Pop superstar Prince, widely acclaimed as one of the most inventive and influential musicians of his era with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday in suburban Minneapolis, according to his publicist. He was 57.

  • Written by NEKESA MUMBI MOODY, Associated Press; HILLEL ITALIE, Associated Press, JEFF BAENEN, Associated Press

Historic makeover: Harriet Tubman to be face on $20 bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. paper money is getting a historic makeover.

Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist born into slavery, will be the new face on the $20 bill.

  • Written by MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer

Paris climate deal on track for early start

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — About 160 countries are expected to sign the Paris Agreement on climate change Friday in a symbolic triumph for a landmark deal that once seemed unlikely but now appears on track to enter into force years ahead of schedule.

  • Written by KARL RITTER, Associated Press CARA ANNA, Associated Press

LGBT law puts North Carolina governor in precarious position

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When Republican North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed a far-reaching LGBT law that critics called discriminatory, he said it wouldn't hurt the state's ability to attract jobs. It did.

  • Written by JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press