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In tornado's wake, a church and pastor turn to God, service

Dec. 16, 2021 00:08 AM EST

MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) — After riding out the violent tornado that devastated their town in a tunnel under their church, the Rev. Wes Fowler and his family emerged to devastation stretching for blocks: Crackling power lines, piles of rubble and calls for help they couldn't pinpoint in the darkness. ...

Florida mall, once the ‘place to be,’ fades into oblivion

Nov. 25, 2021 03:25 AM EST

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — As a teenager in the mid-1980s, Iris Pitnikoss worked at Ritz Camera, the film and photo equipment store in Manatee County’s DeSoto Square Mall. She sold cameras — professional devices like Nikons and Kodaks, as well as smaller models like...

A gift guide holiday mix from van adventures to James Bond

Nov. 09, 2021 09:21 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes, gifting is a crap shoot. You dig around and hope for the best, and you just might come up with gold. Here's some serendipitous inspiration for those in need: VAN LIFE: Whether in vans, campers or school buses, the pandemic...

AP PHOTOS: Roasting coffee with the rays of the sun

Nov. 07, 2021 10:09 AM EST

ROME (AP) — Combining two of Italy's delights — coffee and sunshine — a couple of engineers in Rome have created an environmentally friendly way to roast coffee beans without electricity or gas. Antonio Durbe and Daniele Tummei have spent almost six years building...