Stocks edge higher as traders watch Syria

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks opened modestly higher Wednesday as traders watched the U.S. moving closer to a military confrontation with Syria. Th…

Horse with EEE euthanized in Vermont

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A horse in the town of Highgate was euthanized after it became ill from the mosquito-borne illness Eastern equine enc…

Gorilla euthanized at North Carolina Zoo

ASHEBORO, N.C. (AP) — Officials at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro have euthanized a 21-year-old male gorilla after he had been treated f…