Ind. murder case long nightmare for both sides

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank and Janice Renn lost a daughter and their grandchildren in a burst of violence on an autumn day in 2000. In the 13 years since, each day has been filled with the same sense…

Immigration campaign passes by some Republicans

BEL AIR, Maryland (AP) — Immigration advocates are swarming the U.S. this month, trying to persuade House Republicans to pass a comprehensive overhaul. For all the effort that business and labor groups, activists and others who support action…

SC Air Force Base helps new dads cope with kids

SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. (AP) — New parents have a hard enough time dealing with crying, up-at-all-hours babies. Add to it, being a father in America’s 24/7 mili……

Trial gives behind-the-scenes of Jackson shows

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly four years ago, audiences got their last look at Michael Jackson in the top-grossing concert film of all time, “This Is It.” Tens of millions worldwide saw a seemingly healthy and confident performer…

Program launched to track drug abuse in Georgia

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The director of the Georgia Drugs and Narcotics Agency says a new database is expected to help doctors and law enforcement keep tabs on prescription……

Liberia marks anniversary of Taylor’s departure

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The ex-wife of former Liberian President Charles Taylor said the convicted war criminal made “the ultimate sacrifice” by exiting the country 10 years ago Sunday, an event that effectively ended a brutal 14-year civil…

Telemedicine on verge of steep increase in Ky.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The expanding number of doctors offering appointments through videoconferencing, called telemedicine, is expected to see a sharp increase.……

Ky. creationist museum aims at wider audience

PETERSBURG, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky museum where dinosaurs and biblical characters coexist has rolled out new exhibits and attractions — some with no religious message — to try to bring in new visitors. The Creation Museum has…

Deaths spur reminders about signs of drowning

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Drowning doesn’t look like it does in Hollywood. There’s not always splashing and screams. Often, drowning signs are so subtle the……

Family honey grows from door sales to markets

PEARL, Miss. (AP) — When it comes to local honey, a spoonful a day keeps the sniffles away. Or at least that’s what allergy sufferers around Rankin County say. Acr……

NH lifetime achievement award for Stephen Sondheim

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — Broadway composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim is being awarded one of the top honors in the arts world: the Edward MacDowell Medal for lifetime achievement. The award is being presented Sunday at the MacDowell…

Michele dedicates Teen Choice Award to Monteith

With categories including best lip lock and male hottie, the Teen Choice Awards aren’t exactly profound, but what they lack in depth they make up for in passion from their fans. The Teen Choice Awards honor teen favorites…