A young girl plays in the snow during a winter storm, Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Marple Township, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
March 07, 2018 - 7:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a nor'easter hitting the East Coast (all times local): 7:55 p.m. A women's college basketball team isn't letting a snowstorm that's pounding the Northeast get in its way. Members of the Northeastern University women's basketball team pushed their bus back on course...
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March 07, 2018 - 12:49 pm
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Police say a zebra was killed when a number of the animals broke out of the grounds of an Arizona festival and were wondering on a nearby road. The accident on Wednesday morning occurred near the grounds of the Chandler Ostrich Festival in a suburb of Phoenix. Chandler police...
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March 07, 2018 - 11:59 am
PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower will light up to honor women's rights and promote the French equivalent of the Time's Up movement. The message "Maintenant On Agit" ("Now We Act") will be displayed all Wednesday evening on the Parisian monument ahead of International Women's Day on Thursday. In a...
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FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, SXSW Interactive and Film Festival attendees crowd the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File)
March 07, 2018 - 10:35 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Since it was founded in 1987, the annual South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, has grown from a little indie, grassroots event that locals barely noticed to a phenomenon that attracts 400,000 people and generates some $300 million in spending. For attendees, it can all...
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President Donald Trump speaks during news conference with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in the East Room at the White House, Tuesday, March 6, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
March 06, 2018 - 8:54 pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposal to name a Utah highway after President Donald Trump is getting pushback from state Democrats, including one who said Tuesday that he would suggest naming a ramp for porn star Stormy Daniels, who alleges she had a sexual encounter with Trump in 2006. State Sen. Jim...
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March 06, 2018 - 3:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The new owner of the Playboy Mansion has agreed to maintain the facade in its original condition under an agreement with the city of Los Angeles. Daren Metropoulos entered into a permanent protection covenant for the 5-acre (2-hectare) property he bought for $100 million. He...
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A woman looking at Pablo Picasso's The Dream, 1932, during a preview of the exhibition Picasso 1932 - Love, Fame, Tragedy at Tate Modern in London, Tuesday March 6, 2018. The first ever solo Pablo Picasso exhibition remains at Tate Modern for the summer. (Yui Mok/PA via AP)
March 06, 2018 - 1:00 pm
LONDON (AP) — In 1932, Pablo Picasso was 50 years old and art critics were asking whether he was yesterday's man. He proved them wrong with an outpouring of creativity that is charted in the exhibition "Picasso 1932 — Love, Fame Tragedy," opening this week at London's Tate Modern gallery. More than...
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March 06, 2018 - 12:03 pm
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a woman is in custody after she attempted to open an aircraft door during a flight from San Francisco to Boise, Idaho. The Idaho Statesman reports Boise police took the woman into custody after SkyWest flight 5449 landed Monday morning. Boise Airport officials...
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In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Mary Lou Smith, right, reacts to a surprise marriage proposal from Rick Race after she competed in the Conch Shell Blowing Contest Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Key West, Fla. Both Smith and Race are from Panama City Beach, Fla. Judges evaluated contest entrants from children to seniors on the quality, novelty, duration and loudness of the sounds they produced. (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau via AP)
March 06, 2018 - 7:43 am
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — A Florida retiree has won the women's division in Key West's annual Conch Shell Blowing Contest — and accepted a marriage proposal from a fellow competitor. Seventy-year-old Mary Lou Smith impressed the judges Saturday with long blasts on the fluted, pink-lined shell. And when...
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March 06, 2018 - 2:26 am
KIRKWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a huge block of snow fell from a roof and killed a mother and her 7-year-old son, burying the two just feet from the front door of their Northern California mountain condo. The Alpine County Sheriff's Department says 50-year-old Olga Perkovic of San Francisco...
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