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A source tells the Associated Press the Louisiana GOP head is urging Rep. Vice McAllister to resign immediately. (Getty Images)

AP: Louisiana GOP Chair Pushing McAllister To Resign

Source tells AP the Republican Party of Louisiana head trying to persuade McAllister to step aside after being caught on tape kissing another man’s wife.

04/09/2014

Anja Niedringhaus took this 2009 photo of a Palestinian boy standing near a destroyed house in the Gaza Strip.  (ANJA NIEDRINGHAUS/AFP/Getty Images)

AP Photographer Killed, Journalist Wounded In Afghanistan

An Afghan police commander opened fire on their vehicle, killing Anja Niedringhaus and wounding Kathy Gannon.

04/04/2014

President Barack Obama goes over the names of the people he will be presenting the Medal of Honor to as he stands in the Oval Office before the ceremony in the White House on March 18, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

AP To White House: ‘Don’t Shut The Independent Press Out’

The Associated Press is seeking to broaden independent news coverage of the White House under an administration that is hypersensitive about its image and which frequently bars the press from events involving President Barack Obama.

03/19/2014

Carroll said President Barack Obama made clear on his first day in office in 2009 that his emphasis would be on transparency, and he vowed that all questions about the workings of government should be expected to yield answers. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

AP Chief Urges Obama Against Using ‘National Security’ To Conceal Transparency

The Associated Press’ executive editor called on governments around the world to support an independent press, warning Monday that efforts to silence the media through intimidation and violence are “in effect an attack on a nation’s people.”

02/24/2014

A U.N. Commission of Inquiry has found that crimes against humanity have been committed in North Korea and recommends that its findings be referred to the International Criminal Court, two people familiar with the commission's report have told The Associated Press.  (Photo by South Korean Unification Ministry via Getty Images)

UN: Crimes Against Humanity In North Korea Found, Need Investigation

A U.N. Commission of Inquiry has found that crimes against humanity have been committed in North Korea and recommends that its findings be referred to the International Criminal Court, two people familiar with the commission’s report have told The Associated Press.

02/14/2014

The State Supreme Court ruled Virginia Tech administrators could not anticipate a gunman would attack the campus. (MANNIE GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

State High Court Reverses Virginia Tech Massacre Verdict

Virginia’s highest court threw out a wrongful death verdict stemming from the 2007 massacre at Virginia Tech.

11/01/2013

A Boeing 777 airplane lies burned on the runway after it crash landed at San Francisco International Airport on July 6, 2013 in San Francisco, Calif. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Pilots, Airline Fault Equipment In Asiana Crash

The pilots of Asiana Flight 214, which crashed in San Francisco in July, as well as the airline, are raising the possibility that a key device that controls the Boeing 777′s speed may have malfunctioned, an aviation expert familiar with the investigation into the crash said Tuesday.

10/08/2013

File photo of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.  (credit: Jacquelyn Martin - Pool/Getty Images)

Pentagon Wants More Workers Exempt From Furloughs

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says Pentagon and administration lawyers are looking for ways to expand the number of Defense Department civilians who are exempt from furloughs, amid worries that the government shutdown is damaging U.S. credibility among its international allies.

10/01/2013

U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel lays a wreath in honor of the Navy Yard shooting victims, at the U.S. Navy Memorial, September 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. 13 people were killed, including the gunman, during Monday's shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Navy Yard Guard Remembered as Loving, Steadfast

Slain security guard Richard “Mike” Ridgell was a loving father and steadfast protector of 2,000 workers at the Washington Navy Yard, where he died maintaining his lobby post to keep a shotgun-wielding man from leaving the building, mourners said at a memorial service Saturday.

09/28/2013

Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images

Ahead Of Talks, Feds Find $100M For Broke Detroit

The federal fingerprint in efforts to fix Detroit is growing larger as the Obama administration has found millions of dollars in grant money to help the bankrupt city hire more police and firefighters, and clear out blighted neighborhoods.

09/27/2013

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