• Grants available in Nebraska to promote fishing by Hispanics

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is seeking grant proposals from Nebraska nonprofit organizations to promote fishing by Hispanics.

  • Embattled Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore testifies during his ethics trial before the Alabama Court of the Judiciary at the Alabama Judicial Building in Montgomery, Ala., on Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016. (Mickey Welsh/Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

    Alabama justice off bench for defying feds on gay marriage

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore was removed from the bench Friday for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage, more than a decade after he got in trouble for refusing federal orders to move a Ten Commandments monument.

  • Packers plan winter tubing hill, skating rink for Titletown

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have doubled down on their image of playing on the frozen tundra, unveiling more details for its Titletown District that include a winter tubing hill and a skating rink at its heart.

  • Tennis officials banned for life for manipulating scores

    LONDON (AP) — The International Tennis Federation has banned two Turkish officials for life for manipulating scores of matches, assisting fraudulent betting.

  • Power goes out for more than an hour at Universal Studios

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Power went out for more than an hour and a half at Universal Studios in Orlando, forcing passengers to be evacuated from the Men in Black and Transformers rides.

  • FILE- This May 29, 2012 photograph shows a woman eating her lunch while surrounded by a gaggle of Canada geese feeding along the banks of the Charles River in Cambridge, Mass. Traditionally, this is the time of year when two things appear in the sky: falling autumn leaves and honking Canada geese migrating south. But lately, thousands of the birds have been wintering over in Boston and other northern cities, creating a vexing problem: A single goose produces up to three pounds of poop every day. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    US cities increasingly dealing with messy goose poop problem

    BOSTON (AP) — Canada geese are loud, aggressive and annoying, but worst of all they poop everywhere — a messy problem vexing cities across the country trying to keep their parks clean and safe.

  • Correction: Yellowstone-Ringing Phones story

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — In a story Sept. 29 about cell phones in national parks, The Associated Press reported erroneously how a bill in the U.S. House would affect rental fees on telecommunications facilities. The bill would set up an account for the use of fees already collected, not impose new fees.

  • In this photo taken Sept. 27, 2016 in the flooded Hranicka Propast, or Hranice Abyss, in the Czech Republic Polish explorer Krzysztof Starnawski, left, and Bartlomiej Grynda, right, are reading images from a remotely-operated underwater robot, or ROV, that went to the record depth of 404 meters ,1,325 feet, revealing the limestone abyss to be the world's deepest flooded cave, during the 'Hranicka Propast - step beyond 400m' expedition led by Starnawski and partly funded by the National Geographic. (AP Photo/ Marcin Jamkowski)

    Polish explorer says he’s found deepest underwater cave

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A team of explorers say they’ve found the world’s deepest underwater cave, located at least 404 meters (1,325 feet) down a limestone formation in the eastern Czech Republic.

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  • The painting Congregation Leaving The Reformed Church of Nuenen by Vincent Van Gogh, is shown during a press conference in Naples, Italy, Friday, Sept. 30 2016. This painting and another one, Seascape at Scheveningen, which had been stolen in an Amsterdam museum in 2002, were recovered by Naples investigators among the assets of a Camorra group. (Ciro Fusco/ANSA via AP)

    2 Van Gogh paintings recovered by Italian anti-Mafia police

    ROME (AP) — Italian police have found two Van Gogh paintings that were stolen from an Amsterdam museum in 2002 hidden in a farmhouse near an organized crime syndicate’s Naples-area stronghold, investigators said Friday.

  • Santa Fe to celebrate indigenous people on Columbus Day

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Santa Fe leaders say they will now recognize the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day.