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Mobile home parks become immigrants' home away from home

Sep. 15, 2019 1:44 PM EDT

AVON, Colorado (AP) — The Aspens Mobile Home Village sits on a wedge of land tucked between eastbound I-70 and the Eagle River in the mountains near Vail. The park is easy to miss in the blur of freeway speeds — trees, a fence, trailers flashing past before the blue sign for Exit 167 zooms into...

Baby in the office? Providence mayor's habit sparks debate

Sep. 9, 2019 4:35 AM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — He has taken his baby to ribbon cuttings and held the child on his lap while testifying at the Statehouse. He balanced the boy at his side at news conferences and rolled him into a closed-door meeting with the governor in a stroller. He installed a bassinet and toy box in his office...

Harry, Meghan and Archie set for 10-day southern Africa trip

Sep. 6, 2019 11:37 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Representatives for the British royal family say Prince Harry will get to see the legacy of his late mother's humanitarian work in Angola during a fall trip to southern Africa. Buckingham Palace released details Friday of the trip Harry is taking with his wife, Meghan, and their infant son...

1-year-old child dies in hot car in North Carolina

Aug. 30, 2019 7:09 AM EDT

PINEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say a baby has died after his mother left the 1-year-old in a hot car while she was at work. News outlets report Pineville Police responded to a 911 call Thursday evening and found the 1-year-old boy in his car seat in a vehicle parked at a shopping center....

The Latest: Vigil crowd chants 'Do something' to Ohio leader

Aug. 4, 2019 9:48 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a deadly mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio (all times local): 9:45 p.m. A crowd at a vigil honoring nine adults killed and others wounded by a gunman in Dayton interrupted a speech by Ohio's Republican governor with shouts of "Make a change." As Gov. Mike DeWine told the crowd...

New moms returning to work face nursing challenges

Aug. 4, 2019 10:58 AM EDT

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Hillary Myers' goal to breastfeed for a year after her first child was born in 2011 hit a roadblock when she returned to work. Like many other mothers, she assumed it was because of her body. Shortly after Myers returned to work, she was forced to start supplementing with formula....

The Latest: Democrats close debate by focusing on Trump

Aug. 1, 2019 10:21 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate (all times local): 10:45 p.m. Democratic presidential candidates are closing their second primary debate by focusing on President Donald Trump. After taking on each other for more than two hours, all 10 candidates have mentioned the...