Obama oil pipeline rules face uncertain future under Trump

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- President Barack Obama's administration is expected to push through long-delayed safety measures for the nation's sprawling network of oil pipelines in its final days, despite resistance from industry and concern that incoming president Donald Trump may scuttle them....


Economy healed under Obama, but unhappy voters chose Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) -- He was a first-term senator-turned-president, a former law professor with little experience in economics or management. When he entered the White House he had one essential task: piece together the shards of a shattered U.S. economy....


Trump: Deadly violence in Germany is 'attack on humanity'

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- President-elect Donald Trump declared Wednesday that the deadly truck attack on a Christmas market in Germany was "an attack on humanity and it's got to be stopped."...


Aleppo evacuations in heavy snow end brutal war chapter

BEIRUT (AP) -- Hundreds of rebel fighters and civilians, including small children swaddled in thick blankets, were bused out of war-ravaged Aleppo in heavy snow on Wednesday as the evacuation of former rebel strongholds entered its final phase....


UN approves Aleppo monitors as evacuations from city proceed

BEIRUT (AP) -- The leaders of Russia and Iran, military allies of Syria's president, talked Monday about joining forces to reach a quick political settlement in Syria, as the country's largest city, Aleppo, was poised to return to full government control....


UN approves Aleppo monitors as evacuations from city proceed

BEIRUT (AP) -- The leaders of Russia and Iran, military allies of Syria's president, talked Monday about joining forces to reach a quick political settlement in Syria, as the country's largest city, Aleppo, was poised to return to full government control....


Aleppo girl whose tweets captured world attention evacuated

BEIRUT (AP) -- A Syrian girl from eastern Aleppo whose tweets from the war zone captivated world attention was evacuated to safety Monday, part of an evacuation deal that saw the remaining residents of the former rebel enclave head to other parts of the country....


Does a doctor's gender affect your chance of survival?

CHICAGO (AP) -- What if your doctor's gender could influence your chance of surviving a visit to the hospital?...


Does a doctor's gender affect your chance of survival?

CHICAGO (AP) -- What if your doctor's gender could influence your chance of surviving a visit to the hospital?...


Trump within reach of Electoral College win

WASHINGTON (AP) -- There were many protesters but few faithless electors as Donald Trump appeared to cruise toward 270 votes in the Electoral College on Monday - ensuring he will become America's 45th president....