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U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks with U.S. military personnel at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks with U.S. military personnel at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan (AP Photo/Jonathan Ernst, Pool)
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Pentagon chief: Training Afghan forces key to US mission

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) -- U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Sunday that training and advising Afghan security forces is "becoming the heart" of a U.S. military mission that is winding down after 13 years of war.

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Cars travel under the Longfellow Bridge, which has been undergoing repair, during snowfall in Boston, Feb. 17.  (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Cars travel under the Longfellow Bridge, which has been undergoing repair, during snowfall in Boston, Feb. 17. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
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Highway, bridge funding at issue in many states besides NJ

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Touted as one of the first interstate highways, a 200-mile span of Interstate 70 between suburban St. Louis and Kansas City stands as a prime example of the challenges facing the nation's roads.

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Cardiologist Dr. Sarah Timmapuri, left, looks at data on a smartphone synchronized patient Gary Wilhelm's wrist device. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
Cardiologist Dr. Sarah Timmapuri, left, looks at data on a smartphone synchronized patient Gary Wilhelm's wrist device. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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5 things to know about digital health tracking

NEW YORK (AP) -- More hospitals and doctors are starting to use data from fitness trackers and health apps to help treat patients. But they are moving cautiously. The technology has a lot of potential, but there are key challenges to work out:

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Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, left, and Utah Gov. Gary Herbert at the National Governors Winter Meeting in Washington, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, left, and Utah Gov. Gary Herbert at the National Governors Winter Meeting in Washington, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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Homeland Security showdown – some GOP governors back House Republicans

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Several Republican governors are urging GOP congressional leaders to stand firm next week in opposing legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security if it doesn't also overturn President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration.

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Philadelphia International Airport
Arial view of Philadelphia International Airport in this file photo. (Philadelphia International Airport)
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Philadelphia International Airport cancels flight departures due to storm

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Heavy snow has prompted the Federal Aviation Administration to issue a ground stop barring flights from taking off for Philadelphia International Airport.

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Snow is cleared on the North side of the White House in Washington, Saturday.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Snow is cleared on the North side of the White House in Washington, Saturday. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Winter storm – another one – moves up the East Coast

The latest in an unending parade of winter storms moved over the East Coast on Saturday, dropping a wintry mix as far south as northern Georgia and potentially causing more headaches for snow-weary New England.

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Malcolm X is shown addressing rally in Harlem, New York in this June 29, 1963 file photo. (AP Photo/File)
Malcolm X is shown addressing rally in Harlem, New York in this June 29, 1963 file photo. (AP Photo/File)
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Malcolm X assassination date marked by hundreds in NY

NEW YORK (AP) -- Activists, actors and politicians gathered Saturday in New York City to honor civil rights leader Malcolm X with a ceremony at the Harlem site where he was killed 50 years ago.

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Secretary of State John Kerry speaking at the State Department in Washington last month.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Secretary of State John Kerry speaking at the State Department in Washington last month. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
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Iran nuclear talks on edge as US warns it is ready to walk away

GENEVA (AP) -- With only weeks left to the deadline to reach a first-stage nuclear deal with Iran, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday that "significant gaps" remained and warned that America was ready to walk away from the talks if Tehran doesn't agree to terms demonstrating that it doesn't want atomic arms.

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More than 1,000 people formed a "ring of peace" around the Norwegian capital's synagogue in Oslo Saturday. (AP Photo / Hakon Mosvold Larsen / NTB Scanpix)
More than 1,000 people formed a "ring of peace" around the Norwegian capital's synagogue in Oslo Saturday. (AP Photo / Hakon Mosvold Larsen / NTB Scanpix)
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Muslim ‘ring of peace’ joined by 1,000 outside Oslo synagogue

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- More than 1,000 people have formed a "ring of peace" outside Oslo's main synagogue at the initiative of a group of young Muslims.

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Paul Cézanne's "Mont Sainte-Victoire"  is carried inside Atlanta's High Museum before an October 2014 exhibit.  (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Paul Cézanne's "Mont Sainte-Victoire" is carried inside Atlanta's High Museum before an October 2014 exhibit. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Cezanne sketches discovered on reverse sides of watercolors

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two unfinished sketches have been discovered on the reverse side of two watercolors by Cezanne - and officials at Philadelphia's Barnes Foundation museum says the collector who bought them more than 90 years ago probably never knew they were there.

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