RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

The Associated Press

The Associated Press
The Associated Press is the largest news-gathering organization in the world, disseminating news stories, photographs, graphics, audio and video.

Operating as a not-for-profit cooperative and based in New York City, the AP is owned by 1,500 daily newspaper members in the United States. Its mission is to be a global news network. The AP has more than 4,000 employees working in more than 240 bureaus throughout the world. Founded in 1846, the AP considers itself to be the world's most trusted independent news source.

The cooperative, running in a 24-hour news cycle, helps members distribute their stories and other content to other members and also picks up member stories for i...
Show more »
The Associated Press is the largest news-gathering organization in the world, disseminating news stories, photographs, graphics, audio and video.

Operating as a not-for-profit cooperative and based in New York City, the AP is owned by 1,500 daily newspaper members in the United States. Its mission is to be a global news network. The AP has more than 4,000 employees working in more than 240 bureaus throughout the world. Founded in 1846, the AP considers itself to be the world's most trusted independent news source.

The cooperative, running in a 24-hour news cycle, helps members distribute their stories and other content to other members and also picks up member stories for its use. It distributes content to 121 countries and in four languages. The AP has won 49 Pulitzer Prizes in reporting and story-telling and 30 for photography.
« Show less

Top The Associated Press Articles

Displaying items 277-288
  • Laboratory monkey deaths due to negligence prompt animal activists to call for crackdown on researchers

     
    SPARKS, Nev. — Workers at a Nevada research lab were checking on a primate room when they came across a ghastly sight: Thirty dead monkeys were essentially cooked alive after someone left the heater on. Two others were near death......
  • Tibetan mastiffs: A big deal in China

     
      em>From Chi-Chi Zhang of The Associated Press:    China's latest must-have luxury for the ultra-rich, to go with mansions and sports cars, is a large, slobbery dog with massive amounts of hair best known for herding sheep in Tibet. Once ban...
  • Former Nebraska Cornhusker Justin Tomerlin dead

     
    This just in from The Associated Press: Former Nebraska football player Justin Tomberlin is dead following complications from a head injury sustained in a recent stakeboarding accident. Records from the San Diego County medical examiner's office show that...
  • Syracuse's Jim Boeheim is Associated Press' college basketball coach of the year; Ohio State's Evan Turner is player of the year

     
    Syracuse's Jim Boeheim is the Associated Press' college coach of the year, receiving 38 votes from the 65-member national media panel. The Orange, who were unranked in the Associated Press' preseason poll, reached No. 1 this season for the first......
  • TEA Party: A movement in fear of itself?

     
    by Mark Silva Among the things we're learning about the TEA Party today: Those who support that loose amalgamation of people protesting the reach of the American government lately aren't much different than the American public in general, the Gallup......
  • Astronauts take first spacewalk of shuttle mission

     
    From The Associated Press CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A pair of spacewalking astronauts disconnected an old empty ammonia tank outside the International Space Station on Friday and got a new one ready to put in its place. In the first of three...
  • Pope urged caution in case of California priest accused of molestation [Text]

     
    In his earlier role as enforcer of Roman Catholic Church doctrine, Pope Benedict XVI, when asked to defrock a California priest accused of child sexual abuse in 1985, said he needed more time to consider the impact of the case......
  • Astronauts take third, final spacewalk to finish installing space station storage tank

     
    From The Associated Press By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A pair of astronauts finished installing a fresh storage tank outside the International Space Station on Tuesday, accomplishing a main mission objective...
  • Broncos trade Brandon Marshall to Dolphins

     
    The Denver Broncos have traded Pro Bowl wide receiver Brandon Marshall to the Miami Dolphins for two second-round draft picks, the Associated Press is reporting. After a physical in Miami on Wednesday, Marshall is expected to sign a long-term contract,......
  • Golfer Lorena Ochoa announces retirement [Updated]

     
    The Associated Press is reporting Lorena Ochoa, the top-ranked player in women's golf for the last three years, announced her retirement on her website Tuesday. She is to discuss her plans at a news conference Friday. More details to come....
  • Giant reptiles on way to being illegal pets

     
    From The Associated Press: Personal ownership of Burmese pythons and six other species of nonnative giant reptiles would be illegal under a bill that has been sent to Gov. Charlie Crist. The Florida House passed the bill (SB 318) on Wednesday. The bill...
  • LeBron James reportedly wins his second consecutive MVP award

     
    The Associated Press is reporting that LeBron James has won the NBA's MVP award for the second straight year. James will receive the award Sunday at the University of Akron in Ohio. The Cleveland Cavaliers star averaged 29.7 points, 7.3......