You can trust us on this, but you probably won’t

Do you keep a close watch when you hand over your credit card? Assume the other fellow on the road is texting or drunk? Worry that a careless post will be spread by your Face……

RI panel to study prescription drug abuse

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A new task force in Rhode Island is set to consider whether the state should track certain medications to prevent prescription drug abuse. The c……

AP top news in Iowa at 3:58 p.m. CST

Iowa State Troopers target busy interstatesDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Drivers are more likely to be stopped by the Iowa State Patrol in one of five counties that are home to……

Students find frog-killing fungus in Kansas

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — An amphibian-killing fungus has turned up in streams and ponds in Kansas, raising concerns among biologists. The Wichita Eagle (http://bit.ly/……

Mo. pupils who shed lbs. at SC program struggle

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Some students from a suburban Kansas City school district are finding it tough to keep the pounds off after returning from a weight-loss board……

Browns WR Gordon returns after head injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has returned to the game after he sustained a head injury in the third quarter against Jacksonville. Gordon had his he……

Ohio monitors deer for health, public safety

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Division of Wildlife is monitoring deer around the state for reasons including health and public safety as deer-gun season opens t……

Vikings QB Ponder leaves game with concussion

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder has been taken to the locker room under evaluation for concussion symptoms. Ponder took a hit to th……

HIV rates in Haiti drop over decade

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince says the number of Haitians who have tested positive for HIV has declined over the past decade. The dip……

Food class teaches med students good practices

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — When writing a prescription for a patient, doctors’ future recommendations may not be medicine, but cooking classes. Instead of sta……