Quarantines at 2 schools amid measles outbreak

From Associated Press. Hundreds of students and staff at two Los Angeles universities have been placed under quarantine because they may have been exposed to measles and either have not been vaccinated or cannot verify that they are immune, officials said Thursday. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook:…

AP Debrief: Ex-cop: Fired ‘to stop threat’

From Associated Press. A former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman who had called 911 to report a possible sexual assault near her home testified in his own defense. AP Reporter Amy Forliti recounts what Mohamed Noor said. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews…

Trump praises press at WH children’s event

From Associated Press. Speaking to children and their parents at “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day,” President Donald Trump uncharacteristically praised the media and the White House press corps. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story…

Town mourns as parents of dead boy face charges

From Associated Press. Vigil held in Chicago suburb for a 5-year-old boy whose parents are charged with murder and are being held on $5 million bail. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/97c3031825780ed442ef03dacef85427

Possible $5B Facebook fine for privacy violations

From Associated Press. The possibility of a $5 billion federal privacy fine for Facebook suggests that U.S. regulators may be taking a cue from the large penalties their European counterparts have been handing out to U.S. technology giants. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram:…

Ex-officer gets 25 years in Fla. motorist’s death

From Associated Press. A former Florida police officer has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for the fatal shooting of a stranded black motorist in 2015. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/53f0540d4d38b85c15890484a060c3ef

NY county declares 2nd measles emergency

From Associated Press. In New York’s Rockland county, one of the epicenters of the measles cases, County Commissioner Ed Day issued a second declaration of emergency due to the ongoing outbreak. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story…

Police: no terrorism ties seen in pedestrian crash

From Associated Press. Authorities say a former U.S. Army sharpshooter who crashed into pedestrians in California had picked up food and was driving to Bible study when he sped into a crosswalk and injured eight people. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​…

Agents search Baltimore mayor’s homes, City Hall

From Associated Press. Numerous federal agents raided the homes and City Hall offices of Baltimore’s embattled mayor on Thursday amid dramatically widening investigations. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/fa30727e072fafc88d4503247c0fea19

Biden makes 20 seeking to beat Trump in 2020

From Associated Press. As former Vice President Joe Biden formally joins the race for president, a crowded field of democratic presidential hopefuls are gearing up for a fight to determine who’s really best positions to beat Donald Trump in 2020. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+:…

Biden waves off press outside Del. pizza shop

From Associated Press. Hours after former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded presidential contest Thursday, he waved off the press while also shaking hands with friends and supporters outside a Wilmington, Del. pizza shop. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​…

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From Associated Press. Here’s the latest for Thursday, April 25th: Joe Biden annoucnes his run for president; Kim and Putin meet in far-eastern Russia; avowed racist is executed in Texas for the dragging death of James Byrd, Jr. and marvel fans are hours away from the premiere of “Avengers: Endgame.” (April 25) Subscribe for more…

AP, NYT fight to keep Weinstein hearing open

From Associated Press. News organizations are fighting to pull back the curtain on a Harvey Weinstein court appearance that the prosecution and defense want held in secret. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/14c7363fb36e777f24e33d4d8cc3dcda

Large polar bear gets checkup at Illinois zoo

From Associated Press. Veterinary staff performed a medical exam on a polar bear this week at an Illinois zoo. They also extracted semen to help sustain the population of the bears, which are threatened in the wild. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/…

Biden: Charlottesville violence key to 2020 run

From Associated Press. In a video posted on Twitter, former Vice President Joe Biden focused on the 2017 deadly clash between white supremacists and counter protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP…

Dozens hospitalized after Chicago-area chem leak

From Associated Press. Plumes of a toxic gas that leaked in a northern Chicago suburb Thursday morning sent dozens of people to hospitals and prompted an order for residents to stay locked inside their homes with windows shut tight, officials said. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews…

2 NFL draft prospects know the pain of hunger

From Associated Press. NFL draft prospects helped volunteers pack thousands of bags full of food for needy families, but the experience of hunger was familiar for two players. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive:…

My First Mentor: Awkwafina

From Associated Press. Two TV and radio stars supported Awkwafina early on in her career. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/6b32481b829b492f7ce534e2418aca3d

My First Mentor: Jared Harris

From Associated Press. Shakespearean pros taught Jared Harris the way to act – whether they were related to him or not. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/8d595e54ccc79c927e492824cb7ec806

My First Mentor: Emily Watson

From Associated Press. A Swedish star gave Emily Watson some great acting advice that she has taken to heart. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/121528a635dac0e6e5b98bedca844534

Texas executes man for role in 1998 dragging death

From Associated Press. An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. history has been executed in Texas for the dragging death of a black man. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story…

Biden briefly speaks with reporters in Wilmington

From Associated Press. Hours after former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden launched his presidential bid he briefly spoke to reporters at Wilmington’s Amtrak station. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/f73b22142a0b3ddaeeb2aea9607474f8

Sri Lankan PM issues warning after Easter bombings

From Associated Press. Sri Lankan PM issues warning after Easter bombings Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/a4041ed40ccbd42c5fc50296a4988d6b

‘He’s awesome!’ Efron and Collins react to Malek casting

From Associated Press. The stars of “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile” react to news that Rami Malek has been cast as the next Bond villain. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/ffb8a6d75c2c4cbaa771e7ee5a4caac9

Walmart turns store into “A.I. Factory”

From Associated Press. Inside one of Walmart’s New York stores, thousands of cameras track when products are running low or when produce start to lose its freshness. Under increasing pressure from Amazon, Walmart is using artificial intelligence to manage stores in real time. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP…

Pregnant women take lead in group prenatal visits

From Associated Press. Pregnant women guide their own care in group prenatal visits and doctors are taking notice. It’s a low-tech approach involving two-hour sessions grouping several women at the same stage of pregnancy. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can…

ShowBiz Minute: Madsen, Madonna, Avengers

From Associated Press. Actor Michael Madsen charged with DUI after SUV hits pole; Madonna releases first music video from new album; “Avengers: Endgame” poised to topple box-office records. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive:…

Today in History for April 25th

From Associated Press. Radio pioneer Guglielmo Marconi born; ‘America’ first used on a world map; U.S. and Soviet troops meet in World War II; The Hubble Space Telescope deployed into orbit; Jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald born. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

Former VP Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential bid

From Associated Press. Joe Biden has formally entered the 2020 race for president. Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/7c79c638a1ab10dec5497db5fe65a691

Biden makes it official: He’s running in 2020

From Associated Press. Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic 2020 presidential field Thursday, marking what will likely be the 76-year-old’s final opportunity to seek a job he has eyed for more than a generation. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram:…

Putin and Kim shake hands at start of talks

From Associated Press. Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shook hands at the start of talks at a university in Russia’s far-eastern city of Vladivostok. (April 25) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through…

California hearing on vaccination law draws crowds

From Associated Press. Hundreds of critics of mandatory vaccines were in Sacramento Wednesday opposing a California proposal to give state public health officials instead of local doctors the power to decide which children can skip their shots before attending school. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+:…

US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

From Associated Press. The CDC said Wednesday that measles in the U.S. has climbed to its highest level in 25 years. Roughly three-quarters of those cases are in two ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities in New York. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You…

Kelly Clarkson’s ‘Game of Thrones’ thoughts

From Associated Press. ‘Game of Thrones’ super-fan Kelly Clarkson has some thoughts on the final season, from White Walker dragons to Daenerys confronting Jaime. Clarkson is hosting the Billboard Music Awards next week in Las Vegas. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​…

AP Top Stories April 24 P

From Associated Press. Here’s the latest for Tuesday, April 24th: Trump will fight House Democrats subpoenas; The administration has carved out exemptions to new sanctions on Iran; North Korea’s Kim en route to summit with Putin; Scientist create a robotic catheter. Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374…

Pence touts new trade deal during Michigan visit

From Associated Press. Vice President Mike Pence touted the tentative North American trade agreement, called USMCA, in a speech to auto industry officials in Michigan Wednesday. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/7a04a0b10cda388e5a546d22230deef8

Robotic catheter moves through beating pig heart

From Associated Press. Borrowing from the way cockroaches move along walls, scientists have created a robotic catheter that safely guides itself through a pig’s beating heart. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/250558463efc993b95d700e98ad662ab

Iran: Trump wants talks, Bolton wants conflict

From Associated Press. Iran: Trump wants talks, Bolton wants conflict Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/42400ba34fe6ee1648db16b3de1655bf

737 Max grounding to impact summer travel

From Associated Press. 737 Max cancellations means summer vacation could be more stressful and expensive than travelers planned, due to fewer spare airplanes. (Apr 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/a7d47486bc93ca87f37f4d481c20fb85

Manson follower gets another chance at parole

From Associated Press. A California appeals court is questioning whether it has jurisdiction to decide on parole for Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or whether the issue becomes moot after the governor weighs in. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You…

Missing boy’s buried body found, parents charged

From Associated Press. Authorities say they have found what they believe is the body of a 5-year-old Illinois boy who went missing last week, and that his parents have been charged with murder in his death. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​…

Sting on residency: “It’s going to be a ‘Vegas’ show”

From Associated Press. Sting says there are “limitless possibilities” to his upcoming Las Vegas residency, and performing in one city for an extended time will allow him to be more creative. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story…

Trump claims progress in battling opioid epidemic

From Associated Press. President Donald Trump claimed credit Wednesday for progress in battling the opioid epidemic amid debate over whether the crisis has peaked and what his administration has accomplished. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through…

Poll: US split on college admissions fairness

From Associated Press. New polls from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and the Higher Education Analytics Center at NORC find about 4 in 10 saying the college admissions process is fair and a similar share saying it’s unfair. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews…

Conway: Executive privilege on the table for Trump

From Associated Press. Kelley Anne Conway, counselor to the president, said Wednesday that ‘executive privilege is on the table’ for the president as Congress pushes to continue the Russia investigation. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through…

Britons place bets on name of next royal baby

From Associated Press. The time is drawing near for the impending birth of the first child for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex. The couple is keeping many details about Meghan’s pregnancy and birth plan private and say they don’t know the baby’s gender yet. London’s savvy legal bookmakers believe the…

UK, Irish leaders attend funeral of slain journalist

From Associated Press. Leaders of Great Britain and Ireland joined mourners at the funeral of Lyra McKee, the journalist shot dead during rioting in Northern Ireland last week. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive:…

NKorean leader in Russia for talks with Putin

From Associated Press. North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Wednesday, a day before his much-anticipated summit with President Vladimir Putin. (April 24) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/760a4aacbc2470879402ac3df910d966