Rust Belt's not just a political force _ it's a destination

Here's why tourists should take the Rust Belt as seriously as politicians: Because the food, art and sightseeing in "flyover country" is well worth your precious vacation days — not to mention cheaper than in trendier destinations.

  • Written by BETH J. HARPAZ, AP Travel Editor

Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam, Yes to be inducted into Rock Hall

NEW YORK (AP) — The late rapper Tupac Shakur and Seattle-based rockers Pearl Jam lead a class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees that also include folkie Joan Baez and 1970s favorites Journey, Yes and Electric Light Orchestra.

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER, Associated Press

Latest suit against DuPont linking C8 to cancer goes to jury

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who says he got testicular cancer because of a chemical used to make Teflon is the latest plaintiff to have his case against DuPont Co. considered by a jury in federal court.