• Coal trains fewer as Appalachian railroads keep rolling

    MATOAKA, W.Va. (AP) — The red caboose parked at the edge of a rundown commercial block is the only rail car some people have seen in Matoaka in more than a year.

  • Trump calls first trip abroad ‘home run’ as challenges await

    TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — As he dashed through the Middle East and Europe, Donald Trump looked like a conventional American leader abroad. He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, had an audience with the pope at the Vatican and stood center stage with Western allies at the annual summits that dominate the diplomatic calendar.

  • Lobsterman shares his tale of 12 hours floating on his boots

    MONTAUK, N.Y. (AP) — The darkest moment of John Aldridge’s 12 terrifying hours of floating alone in the Atlantic Ocean came in the first moments after he was flung off his lobster boat.

  • Trump’s budget renews debate on Arctic refuge oil drilling

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — President Donald Trump’s plan to help balance the federal budget features a new attempt to open the coastal plain of Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to petroleum drilling.

  • Snowmelt brings New Mexico lake water levels up

    ELEPHANT BUTTE, N.M. (AP) — RV owners prepping for the Memorial Day weekend say unexpected high water levels at a popular lake in southern New Mexico have dampened their plans.

  • The Latest: Trump’s push at NATO getting attention online

    NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s first trip abroad (all times local):

  • Nepal officials doubtful about 4 bodies reported on Everest

    KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepalese officials are casting doubt on the reported discovery of four bodies at the highest camp on Mount Everest.

  • Forecasters: Pacific hurricane season depends on El Nino

    HONOLULU (AP) — Forecasters say the central Pacific region around Hawaii can expect a normal or slightly above-average hurricane season, depending largely on the presence of El Nino conditions.

  • The Latest: Trump prepares for NATO after Belgian meeting

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s first trip abroad (all times local):

  • Technology elevates new theme park experiences in Orlando

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — For more than a moment, you feel the way “Avatar” hero Jake Sully felt plunging down the side of a floating mountain and coming just close enough to a giant wave to feel the mist on your face — all while on the back of a flying banshee that then swoons and soars high above the land of Pandora.