AP Top Stories April 24 A
Here's the latest news for Thursday April 24th: Obama continues state visit across Asia; Death toll rises to 160 in sunken South Korean ferry disaster;...
Obama Encourages Japanese Student-Scientists
President Obama spoke with student innovators in Japan and urged them to take part in increased opportunities for student exchanges with the US.
New Pictures of Ship That Sank in 1888
Federal researchers have released new images of the City of Chester, a steamship that sank in San Francisco Bay in 1888. Researchers recently found the...
Oregon Gay Marriage Ban Goes to Court
Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples urged a federal judge to strike down Oregon's voter approved ban on same sex marriage. State attorneys are not...
Deadly Fungus Killing Bats, Spreading in US
A disease that has killed more than six million cave-dwelling bats in the United States is on the move and wildlife biologists are worried. White Nose...
Companies Ramp Up Wellness to Lower Health Costs
That little voice telling you to exercise, get in shape and get healthy is probably coming from your boss. More companies are beefing up wellness programs...
Obama: More Sanctions Against Russia Possible
President Obama, on his state visit to Japan, urged China and Russia to uphold standards of international law. He specifically criticized Russia over...
Today in History for April 24th
Highlights of this day in history:Eight US servicemen killed in Iran; Easter Rising begins in Ireland; Ottoman empire begins mass deportation of Armenians;Leftist...