- Carter to step down from 'front-line' work with The Elders Updated: May-25-16 5:42 pm
ATLANTA - Jimmy Carter is stepping away from his "front-line role" as a member of The Elders, the global human rights group announced Wednesday.
- Jimmy Carter: Citizens can still be powerful in elections Updated: May-20-16 5:53 pm
ATLANTA - Jimmy Carter bemoans the influence of big donors in elections and "polarized" political parties. But the former president says he remains hopeful and especially encouraged college-age people will stay engaged by voting, protesting and otherwise speaking out.
- Immune drug for deadly skin cancer shows long-term survival Updated: May-18-16 6:22 pm
CHICAGO - A new kind of drug for the deadliest form of skin cancer helped some patients survive for at least three years, a study shows. It's a remarkable advance for patients who until recently faced dismal chances of living for more than a few months.
- Rock Hall exhibit to focus on rock music link to politics Updated: May-16-16 7:24 am
CLEVELAND - A new exhibit focusing on the link between rock music and politics will open at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland prior to the Republican National Convention scheduled for July.
- Jimmy Carter helps bestow degree on rock star Gregg Allman Updated: May-14-16 9:47 pm
MACON, Georgia - Former president Jimmy Carter shared the stage with rock star Gregg Allman, as the statesman helped bestow an honorary academic degree on the Southern rock icon.
- Senate's power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms Updated: May-08-16 9:10 pm
WASHINGTON - Millennials have emerged as the nation's largest living generation yet that demographic shift isn't reflected in the upper reaches of the Republican-controlled Senate, where the body's oldest members are the power brokers.
- Jimmy Carter's cancer treatment inspires new Georgia law Updated: May-03-16 4:16 pm
ATLANTA - Georgia's governor has signed a bill inspired by former President Jimmy Carter's cancer treatment.
- Cheering Cubans greet first cruise ship from US in decades Updated: May-02-16 3:34 pm
HAVANA - Greeted with rum drinks and salsa dancers, the first passengers to cruise from the U.S. to Cuba in nearly 40 years streamed Monday into a crowd cheering the rebirth of commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a half-century of Cold War hostility.