Nobel prize cites finding of ripples in fabric of universe

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Three U.S.-based scientists won the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for detecting faint ripples flying through the universe — the gravitational waves predicted a century ago by Albert Einstein that provide a new understanding of the universe.

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  • Written by By JIM HEINTZ and DAVID KEYTON , Associated Press

Trump to Puerto Rico: 'They have to give us more help'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that local officials in Puerto Rico "have to give us more help" in responding to devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, a defiant response to criticism that federal recovery efforts have been sluggish.

  • Written by By JILL COLVIN , Associated Press