Life without parole for Wash. teen’s death

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to life without parole for his aggravated murder conviction in the 2010 rape and murder of a developmentally d……

Doctor: Hatchell’s leukemia in remission

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The doctor treating North Carolina women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell for leukemia says the Hall of Fame coach is in remission. I……

US judge: State abortion ultrasound law illegal

GREENSBORO, North Carolina (AP) — A North Carolina law requiring women who want an abortion to have an ultrasound and then have a medical provider describe the image to……

Business Highlights

___ Shoppers fret about authenticity of Target emails NEW YORK (AP) — An email sent to the roughly 70 million Target customers who may have been affected by a pre-Christ……

Pregnant, brain-dead woman’s lawsuit rebutted

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for the North Texas hospital keeping a pregnant, brain-dead woman have denied allegations of a lawsuit seeking to remove her from li……

Judge declares NC abortion ultrasound law illegal

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina law requiring women who want an abortion to have an ultrasound and then have a medical provider describe the image to them is a vi……

SD lawmakers endorse insurance regulation bills

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota legislative panel on Friday approved a package aimed at giving people better protection against unfair practices by insurance comp……

Fort Smith flu shot clinic runs out of vaccine

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — A flu shot clinic in Fort Smith that was offering free shots ran out of flu vaccine just two hours into the event. Community health and access direc……

Washington Scientists studying sick grizzly

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Scientists at Washington State University used an MRI to discover brain lesions in a 3-year-old female grizzly bear that has been suffering seiz……

Maine hosts summit on aging issues

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Senior-friendly communities that facilitate access to housing, transportation and health services was the top recommendation Friday as hund……