Steelworkers receive layoff notices
REGINA - The oil slump is continuing to take its toll in Saskatchewan, where officials with the Evraz steel plant in Regina say they will be laying off 90 people by this weekend.
Duck leads ducklings on annual waddle through school's halls
HARTLAND, Mich. - A mother duck has grown attached to a Michigan elementary school's courtyard, returning each year to lay her eggs and then walk the hallways with her ducklings — with the help of students and staff — to safely get to a nearby pond.
Bassist: Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witness
MINNETONKA, Minn. - Music megastar Prince was known for throwing parties that stretched into the wee hours of the morning, but his faith and the Bible could also keep him gabbing until sunrise, according to his longtime friend and "spiritual brother," bassist Larry Graham.
AP EXPLAINS: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Bitcoin is a type of digital currency that allows people to buy goods and services and exchange money without involving banks, credit card issuers or other third parties. Its origins have long been a mystery — though an Australian man long rumoured to have ties to bitcoin has come forward claiming to be its creator.