• In a Friday, May 27, 2016 photo, Joe Martinez reads over information about a container outfitted with video conference electronics that is part of an art installation at Military Park in downtown Newark, N.J. The portal allows people inside a container to communicate to people in containers in other cities across the world. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    Experimental installations put the social in social science

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The truck-size metal container sitting in a downtown park here isn’t meant to raise awareness about the global shipping industry, though it may nudge some people’s curiosity in that direction.

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  • In this May 25, 2016 photo, Haitian visual artist Tessa Mars stretches out on a concrete path to correct a detail on the bottom of a student's oil painting, at the resurrected Centre d’Art or Art Center in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Mars is helping the students who hope to enter their work in a best depictions of daily life in a democracy compeition. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

    In Haiti, cradle of rich visual heritage is being reinvented

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Youvensky Despeignes used to spend hours a day at home drawing pencil-and-ink abstractions on cheap notebook paper, his aspirations as a painter frustrated by a lack of opportunities in Haiti where a rich artistic heritage has suffered decades of decline.

  • Navajo Mine owner to research possible methane leaks

    FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — Researchers will look at whether methane is escaping from Navajo Mine.

  • A luxury 90-floor apartment skyscraper called "One57," left, rises above all other buildings overlooking Central Park, while a crane sits atop ongoing construction for a new condominium skyscraper at 220 Central Park South, Thursday May 26, 2016, in New York. A penthouse in One57 went for $100.5 million in 2014, but an apartment in the new condominium is expected to sell for $250 million. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

    Sky high: NYC ‘trophy apartment’ could list for $250 million

    NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaires’ Row.

  • Israel arrests Palestinian suspects in Jerusalem bus attack

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s internal security service says it has arrested six Palestinians from the West Bank suspected of preparing explosives and planning the bomb attack on a bus in Jerusalem that wounded 21 Israelis last month.

  • Santo Domingo Pueblo begins housing project construction

    SANTO DOMINGO PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — A Santo Domingo Pueblo housing project is intended to keep the Native American community connected with tradition while linking commuters to trains.

  • In this image released by SpaceX, an unmanned Falcon rocket lifts off from from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The first stage of the unmanned Falcon rocket settled onto a barge 400 miles off the Florida coast, eight minutes after liftoff, It's the third successful booster landing at sea for the California-based SpaceX. This one came after the rocket launched an Asian communications satellite. (SpaceX via AP)

    SpaceX lands another rocket after satellite delivery

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX pulled off another rocket landing Friday, the third in just under two months.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin stands at the entrance of the Greek prime minister's official residence in Athens, Friday, May 27, 2016. On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Putin sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow and called a newly-expanded U.S. missile defense system a threat to his country's security. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

    Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow, describing a newly expanded U.S. missile defense system as a threat to his country’s security — and vowing to retaliate.

  • This file still image taken from video posted Saturday, May 21, 2016, on the official Facebook page of the Egyptian Armed Forces spokesman shows some personal belongings and other wreckage from EgyptAir flight 804 in Egypt. Human remains retrieved from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 suggest there was an explosion on board that may have brought down the aircraft in the east Mediterranean, a senior Egyptian forensics official said on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (Egyptian Armed Forces via AP, File)

    Egypt says search for crashed EgyptAir plane narrows

    CAIRO (AP) — The search for the EgyptAir plane which crashed last week killing all 66 people on board has narrowed to a 5-kilometer-wide area in the Mediterranean Sea, based on signals from the craft’s emergency beacon, Egypt’s chief investigator said.

  • This Oct. 4, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Stock markets around the world edged higher Thursday, May 26, 2016, as traders interpreted the rise in oil prices to $50 a barrel for the first time this year as a positive sign for the global economy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

    US stocks edge higher, led by consumer companies and banks

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose Friday to wrap up their strongest week in almost three months. Banks gained ground after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank intends to keep raising interest rates provided the economy continues to improve.