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Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 7
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) —A Billings man who transports disabled veterans said he was threatened with a $50 fine for appearing in a photograph alongside...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 21
Rabbit heads put in mailboxes WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Springfield man who placed severed rabbit heads in mailboxes on Easter Sunday has pleaded...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 21
ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP) —It began as a family project for the peanut-butter-loving Weed family of Zionsville. Dad Jon thought starting a “little...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 21
CORTEZ, Colo. (AP) — It was once a bustling truck stop, complete with rows of fuel stations, a popular diner, a convenience store and long-hauler...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — A former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison Friday...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Ending insurance discrimination against the sick was a central goal of the nation’s health care overhaul, but leading patient groups...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 5
WASHINGTON — More than 1,000 U.S. retailers could be infected with malicious software lurking in their cash register computers, allowing hackers to...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 5
NEW YORK — Tired of the selfie? Get ready for the “thermie,” or as I like to call it, the “hottie.” That’s when you take a picture of the heat...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 6
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An 86-year-old Utah woman became a first-time novelist by writing a steamy romance novel about a bored housewife. Georgia...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 10
Walk through the tailgate area at a college football stadium, and beer drinking is as common a sight as fans adorned in jerseys of their favorite...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 19
LOS ANGELES — It’s not just a people problem: Growing rates of obesity in pets have led to the emergence of fat farms offering “pawlates,” “doga” and...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 21
NEW YORK (AP) — Jell-O has lost its jiggle, and nobody knows how to fix it. The dessert was invented more than a century ago and helped popularize a...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 4
Repentant thief sends eatery $2 NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — “Sorry!” That’s what the handwritten letter said to Rocky Rasmussen, who owns a KFC...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 8
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 10
BOISE, Idaho (AP) —Nicholas Jones was an MBA student at the University of Notre Dame when he came up with the idea for his Western Idaho Fair...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 10
Free parking costs councilman $512 ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) —There’s a parking controversy in Asheville. It seems City Councilman Cecil Bothwell used...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 11
ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis police chief has released 911 audio, surveillance video and cellphone video of the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man,...
Published on August 22, 2014 - Page 11
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida. She ordered an iced...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —The United States launched a new barrage of airstrikes Wednesday against the Islamic State extremist group that beheaded American...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 11
Four men sought in rock throwing GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police say they suspect that men on a freeway overpass tossed rocks weighing up to 25...

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