Lukas Krpalek: The Czech contender to Riner

The Czech Republic's first ever judo Olympic champion has stepped up a weight category to take down a man who hasn't lost for approaching a decade.

Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk…

Many students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates

Leaders express admiration, sadness for Billy…

Leaders expressed admiration and respect for evangelist Billy Graham, who died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning

States face flooding, other problems in Midwest…

Sandbags are holding back floodwaters as a storm sweeps across the Midwest and Great Plans, bringing heavy rains, snow and ice

Only on AP: Migrant recounts forced deportation…

'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal

NTSB: Truck hit by GOP train was on tracks after warning

Witnesses to a collision between a train carrying Republican congressmen and a garbage truck in rural Virginia have told investigators the truck entered the railroad crossing after safety gates came down

Nocturnal Animals Use the Stars and Milky Way as…

Nocturnal animals get around at night by relying on individual stars and the Milky Way. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.

Supreme Court: Dodd-Frank whistleblower…

The Supreme Court says whistleblower protections passed by Congress after the 2008 financial crisis only apply to people who report problems to the government, not more broadly

GOP leaders to seek halt to Pennsylvania congressional map

Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania Legislature say they're about to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to halt the imposition of new congressional maps, two days after they were announced by the state's highest court

GM pitches $2.8 billion investment in S Korea…

GM proposes a $2.8 billion investment over ten years to save its South Korea operations. Ryan Brooks reports.

Amid a flood of plastic, big companies try to…

Amid the groundswell, ocean conservation is becoming a selling point for firms trying to jump on the bandwagon of concern about the flood of plastic choking sea life around the world

Allentown mayor takes stand, denies campaign cash shakedown

The mayor of Pennsylvania's third-largest city is defending himself against accusations that he sold his office to campaign donors

More Celebrities Pledge Donations For March For…

More celebrities are pledging $500,000 donations to the March for Our Lives event in Washington, D.C.

NASA's Opportunity celebrates 5,000 days on Mars

Outliving its original 90-day lifespan, the Opportunity is still fulfilling its core mission -- looking for evidence that Mars once supported microbial life.

SpaceX postpones California satellite launch due to winds

SpaceX postpones satellite launch from California due to winds, reschedules for Thursday

Queen Elizabeth attends London Fashion Week

Queen Elizabeth II graced the front row of London Fashion Week, brushing shoulders with longtime Vogue editor Anna Wintour, during a surprise visit to the event.

To get a ride, Uber says take a walk

Uber is rolling out a service called 'Express Pool,' which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destinations

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Florida shooting survivors demand action on guns; Israeli media say Netanyahu confidant will testify against him; Lindsey Vonn wins bronze in final Olympic downhill.

Florida Lawmakers' Decisions on Guns, Porn Draw…

Lawmakers in Florida are waking up to headlines like these: "Florida House refuses to debate guns, but declares porn dangerous" from the Washington Post . "Florida State House Declares Porn Is Health Risk, Assault Weapons Totally Fine Though" in Gizmodo . "Florida declares porn a health risk but blocks ban on assault...

German court hands 'Laserman' life sentence for…

A German court has sentenced a Swedish man to life in prison for fatally shooting a woman in Frankfurt 26 years ago