FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman who lost her hair after undergoing chemotherapy says the state Motor Vehicle Commission wouldn't let her use an old driver's license photo showing her with long blond hair.
Neptune City resident Joanne Jodry tells the Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1QYmWbr) she went to renew her driver's license last week at the Freehold office and was told she couldn't keep the old photo.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — For the first time, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will offer course credit for its free online classes.
The university announced Wednesday that students will be able to take a semester of online courses and then earn a "MicroMaster's" degree in the school's supply chain management graduate program. Students who do well during the online semester can apply to finish the one-year program on campus.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress are questioning Americans' confidence in the government's dietary guidelines, grilling Obama administration officials on how they are written and whether they are still relevant.
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack defended the guidelines before the House Agriculture Committee on Wednesday. They said the latest guidelines haven't even been written yet and are due at the end of the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top aviation official says the government is testing technology that could locate the operators of small drones that are flying illegally near airports.
It's part of an effort to crack down on near-collisions with manned aircraft.
The Federal Aviation Administration's deputy administrator tells the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee that the technology would let the government detect drone radio signals within a 5-...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Eastern Kentucky University says it has canceled classes for the rest of the week because of an escalating threat after the discovery of graffiti that threatened to "kill all" this week.
The school said Wednesday that it increased police presence around the campus in Richmond, Kentucky.
Officials say classes were canceled midmorning Wednesday on the campus of about 16,000 students.
CHICAGO (AP) — About 150 firefighters responded when flames engulfed a 92-year-old church on Chicago's South Side.
The Shrine of Christ the King Church is just south of the University of Chicago in the Woodlawn neighborhood. The extra-alarm fire started about 6 a.m. Wednesday, sending flames through the roof. It was extinguished by about 9 a.m.
Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford says there are no reports of injuries but a shelter next...