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Posted on: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 4:08am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee area animal shelter that turned a cat's near-record 26 toes into a fundraising windfall is closing. In 2011, the Milwaukee Animal Rescue Center started asking... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 2:38pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A sign reading "We won't forget" has been left at the site where former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno's statue once stood in State College. It marks the... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 2:30pm
ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A northwestern Pennsylvania county is dealing with a "mini-outbreak" of syphilis, with six cases of the sexually transmitted disease diagnosed so far this month. Erie... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 4:00am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The boom in natural gas drilling has cast two opposing documentary filmmakers in unlikely roles. Josh Fox, a liberal environmental activist, finds himself at odds with... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 3:45am
WAITSFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Some Vermont farmers want to plant hemp now that the state has a law setting up rules to grow the plant, a cousin of marijuana that's more suitable for making sandals... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 3:30am
LIHUE, Hawaii (AP) — A 54-year-old fisherman is safe after his 14-foot boat capsized as he was landing a 230-pound tuna in the ocean off Hawaii. The U.S. Coast Guard rescued Anthony Wichman... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, July 21, 2013 - 4:00am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Superman is coming back, and he'll have a caped co-star. "Man of Steel" director Zack Snyder made a surprise appearance at Comic-Con on Saturday to announce he is making... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, July 21, 2013 - 3:45am
EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — National Moth Week festivities are under way in New Jersey. Organizers of the global citizen science project say its goal is to shine a light on moths and their... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, July 21, 2013 - 3:30am
WASHINGTON (AP) — During the bleakest days of the Great Recession, Congress agreed in bipartisan votes to bail out two of Detroit's biggest businesses, General Motors and Chrysler. Today,... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 2:02pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Investigators will try to determine if a woman who died while riding a roller coaster at a Six Flags amusement park in North Texas fell from the ride after some... READ MORE »

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