The Latest: Feds, including DEA, join Prince investigation
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the death of music superstar Prince (all times local):
Robot stitches tissue by itself, a step to more automated OR
WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting stitched up by Dr. Robot may one day be reality: Scientists have created a robotic system that did just that in living animals without a real doctor pulling the strings.
AP sources: Kasich to end bid for Republican nomination
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The last man standing in Donald Trump's path to the Republican nomination, Ohio Gov. John Kasich will end his campaign Wednesday, making Trump the party's presumptive nominee.
Obama tells Flint residents: 'I've got your back'
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — President Barack Obama is promising the people of Flint, Michigan, that he will make sure leaders at all levels of government "don't rest" until every drop of water that flows through city pipes is safe.
Trump's open path to nomination causes agony for some in GOP
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's last Republican foe, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, was ending his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday, cementing Trump's remarkable triumph as his party's presumptive nominee and launching him to a likely fall battle with Democrat Hillary Clinton. Trump's victory spured some reluctant Republicans to rally around him, though others agonized over their party's future.
Attorney: Prince arranged to meet addiction doctor
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The day before Prince died, his representatives reached out to a California doctor who specializes in addiction treatment to arrange a meeting, a Minneapolis lawyer for the doctor said Wednesday.
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq was part of rescue team
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Navy SEAL killed during a firefight in Iraq was part of a quick reaction force that moved in to rescue U.S. military advisers from an Islamic State attack, the Pentagon said Wednesday. The attack triggered a massive coalition air response that destroyed equipment, buildings and illed up to 60 militants.
US government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday that a North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws and can't be enforced.
The Latest: UN aid chief describes 'carnage' in Aleppo
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local):
Tensions surface between Turkish president, prime minister
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Long-denied tensions between Turkey's president and prime minister are beginning to surface publicly, leading to speculation from political observers that the country's powerful leader may be considering replacing the premier with a figure more willing to take a backseat role.