Fading wolf population to be restored at Lake Superior park

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Federal officials have tentatively decided to transport 20-30 gray wolves to Isle Royale National Park in Michigan over the next three years to replenish a population that has nearly died out because of inbreeding and disease.

  • Written by By JOHN FLESHER , AP Environmental Writer

Tearful families wait as bodies remain under failed bridge

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities said Friday that cables supporting a pedestrian bridge under construction in Florida were being tightened following a "stress test" when the 950-ton concrete span collapsed over traffic, killing at least six people, injuring 10 others and flattening an untold number of cars.

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  • Written by By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON , Associated Press

Congress demands Pentagon, DOJ investigate child sex assault

 

Congress reacted Thursday to an Associated Press investigation into sexual assault among children on U.S. military bases by demanding the Defense and Justice departments explain how they will solve the problem.

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  • Written by By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and REESE DUNKLIN , Associated Press

Trump owns up to making things up

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has owned up to making things up.

  • Written by By CALVIN WOODWARD , Associated Press

Senator responds to pet death; critics want action on guns

 

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana senator is vowing to ban animals in airline overhead bins after a dog died in one, but some critics are asking why he doesn't show the same urgency in calling for more gun control.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS