Expectations low, NYC commuters brace for a 'summer of hell'


NEW YORK (AP) — A massive two-month repair project will launch Monday at the country's busiest train station, temporarily exacerbating the daily commuting struggle during what New York's governor has predicted will be a "summer of hell."

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  • Written by By DAVID PORTER , Associated Press

Trump administration backs Texas voter ID law in court


AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Trump administration says Texas has scrubbed its voter ID law of any potential discrimination and wants a judge who once compared the measure to a "poll tax" on minorities and the poor to resist further action.

  • Written by By PAUL J. WEBER , Associated Press

Tumor gene testing urged to tell if drug targets your cancer


WASHINGTON (AP) — Colon cancer. Uterine cancer. Pancreatic cancer. Whatever the tumor, the more gene mutations lurking inside, the better chance your immune system has to fight back.


  • Written by By LAURAN NEERGAARD , AP Medical Writer

States sue over EPA's decision to keep pesticide on market


WASHINGTON (AP) — Several states are seeking to join a legal challenge to a Trump administration decision to keep a widely used pesticide on the market despite studies showing it can harm children's brains.

  • Written by By MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press