Author: Associated Press

K-9 featured in Netflix's 'Rescued by Ruby' euthanized

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island dog whose inspiring story of going from shelter dog to life-saving police K-9 became the subject of a recent Netflix movie has been euthanized. State Police said Sunday K-9 Ruby was put down…

Longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Czech resort

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — A pedestrian suspension bridge that is the longest such construction in the world has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. Sky Bridge 721 is located in the northeastern part of the…

Feds interview deadly supermarket shooting suspect's parents

By: Carolyn Thompson and Michael Balsamo BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Sunday that federal agents interviewed the parents of the white 18-year-old accused of shooting and killing 10 people at a Buffalo supermarket…

Britney Spears says she's lost baby due to miscarriage

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears says she has lost a baby early in her pregnancy. Spears announced the loss on Instagram Saturday in a joint post with her partner, Sam Asghari. The pop superstar said in April that she…

10 dead, suspect arrested in mass shooting at supermarket

By Carolyn Thompson, Michael Balsamo, and Dave Collins BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP)— Authorities say a gunman opened fire with a rifle at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, and that officials are investigating it as a “hate crime and racially motived…

4 Air Force cadets may not graduate due to vaccine refusal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four cadets at the Air Force Academy may not graduate or be commissioned as military officers later this month because they've refused the COVID-19 vaccine, and they may be required to pay back thousands of dollars in…

Actor Fred Ward, of 'Tremors,' 'The Right Stuff' fame, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Fred Ward, a veteran actor who brought a gruff tenderness to tough-guy roles in “The Right Stuff,” “The Player” and “Tremors,” has died. He was 79. His publicist Ron Hofmann said Friday that Ward died Sunday.…

3 Tennessee students named Presidential Scholars

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Education says high school students from three Tennessee cities have been named Presidential Scholars. Greta Li of University School of Nashville, Shawn X. Meng of White Station High School in Memphis and…

Scientists say they've grown plants from moon soil

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Most folks pick up their potting soil from a local nursery or a big box store. A group of scientists has found success using soil from an out-of-this-world source: the moon. For the first time,…