California cities make moves against e-cigarettes

RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — Two California cities have voted to ban electronic cigarettes in public places, and Los Angeles on Wednesday moved to prohibit their sale to mi……

BC-CT–Connecticut Daybook, CT

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Utah completes work on air-pollution plans

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A board of state regulators adopted a set of comprehensive plans Wednesday to cut chronic air pollution along the heavily populated urban corrido……

Calif. couple conceives rare identical triplets

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple has given birth to a rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets. The Sacramen……

Fertility drugs lead to more big multiple births

Triplets-and-more increasingly are the result of drugs given to women to make them produce eggs — not from using multiple embryos from IVF, or lab-dish fertilization……

Dropped passes an epidemic for stumbling Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It was almost like adding injury to insult when Chiefs tight end Anthony Fasano banged his head off the turf so hard that he sustained a concussion……

Weld reports first Colo. flu death

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Weld County is reporting the first death of the Colorado flu season — a young adult who died of the H1N1 strain. That strain is the same strain as the 2……

Fertility drugs lead to more big multiple births

Triplets-and-more increasingly are the result of drugs given to women to make them produce eggs — not from using multiple embryos from IVF, or lab-dish fertilization……

Browns quarterback carousel broken

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns’ muddled quarterback situation has gotten messier. They have four quarterbacks. No starter. With Brandon Weeden and Jason Campb……

Browns DE Bryant out with irregular heartbeat

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns defensive end Desmond Bryant’s season has ended because of an irregular heartbeat that will require surgery. Bryant, who signed a fiv……

NYC Council considers electronic cigarette ban

NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers who say electronic cigarettes helped them quit smoking asked city lawmakers at a hearing on Wednesday not to ban the nicotine inhalers from r……

Duquesne U., NC company in cancer drug deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Duquesne University has licensed the rights for a large group of cancer drugs to a North Carolina company. Duquesne says in a Wednesday release that t……