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  • Immigrants line up for Arizona driver’s licenses

    PHOENIX (AP) — Young immigrants protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy began getting Arizona driver’s licenses Monday for the first time. Arizona was one of the last states in the country where officials…

  • Argentina: Court grants orangutan basic rights

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An orangutan that has lived 20 years at the Buenos Aires zoo is entitled to some legal rights enjoyed by humans, an Argentine court has ruled, a decision the ape’s…

  • Kelly: Eagles will play to win, meaningless or not

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Meaningless or not, Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly said he’s playing Sunday’s game against the New York Giants to win. Kelly and the Eagles were eliminated from playoff consideration when they…

  • Florida State holds off pesky Stetson 63-59

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State needed some scoring punch down the stretch. Montay Brandon was happy to fill that need. Brandon scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half as Florida State…

  • Harbaugh won’t speculate about what’s next for him

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh has kept quiet about the speculation surrounding his future for nearly a year. So he has no plans to participate now as he begins what could be his…

  • Rates rise at weekly US Treasury bill auction

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday’s auction with rates on six-month bills climbing to their highest level in more than two years. The Treasury Department auctioned $24 billion in…

  • Polar Express trip cut short after train breaks

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Polar Express didn’t quite have the steam it needed to reach the North Pole. It couldn’t even make it out of Rhode Island. The Newport & Narragansett Bay Railroad holiday…

  • Records detail allegations against Ray McDonald

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A woman alleges former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald sexually assaulted her after a night of drinking and after she injured her head in a fall by his swimming…

  • Bergdahl investigation report goes to senior Army commander

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The fate of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl now rests with a top U.S. general in North Carolina who will decide if the soldier should be charged with desertion after he left his…

  • NKorea accuses UN of discussing its rights, not US torture

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A North Korean diplomat is accusing Western nations on the United Nations Security Council of “turning a blind eye” to acts of torture and spying by the United States and focusing…

  • Men’s World Cup Slalom Results

    Monday At Trentino, Italy 1. Felix Neureuther, Germany, 1:40.57 (50.60-49.97). 2. Fritz Dopfer, Germany, 1:41.39 (50.69-50.70). 3. Jens Byggmark, Sweden, 1:41.43 (51.05-50.38). 4. Henrik Kristoffersen, Norway, 1:41.53 (51.84-49.69). 5. Alexis Pinturault, France, 1:41.59 (51.28-50.31). 6.…

  • President Obama’s Hawaii vacation: Day 3

    KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the third day of his holiday vacation in Hawaii on Monday: — EXERCISE: Obama arrived at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe Bay for a…

  • F-Squared paying $35M to settle SEC charges on advertising

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Investment firm F-Squared will pay $35 million and admit wrongdoing to settle federal regulators’ charges that it defrauded investors with false advertising claims about financial performance. The Securities and Exchange Commission announced…

  • Charity, school offer aid to NYPD officer’s sons

    NEW YORK (AP) — The children of slain New York City police officer Rafael Ramos (rah-fy-EHL’ RAH’-mohs) are getting college aid from a charity founded by the late New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner. Silver…

  • What to expect from the weather this Christmas

    WASHINGTON — Winter started officially at 6:03 p.m. EST on Sunday. Although it feels like winter on Monday (it doesn’t really look like it out there though with this rain), it is going to feel…