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Bishops who filed lawsuit against Alabama immigration law feel vindicated BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Episcopal, Roman Catholic and United Metho…

Furthur cancels show after Bob Weir fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Furthur is cancelling a tour date after guitarist Bob Weir fell onstage at a concert last week. Weir said on his website Tue…

Peace Corps volunteer dies in Ghana

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — A spokeswoman for the United States Embassy in Accra confirms that a Peace Corps volunteer has died in Ghana. Zainab Mah…

Crosby out for Penguins playoff opener

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins will begin their quest for a Stanley Cup without Sidney Crosby. Crosby said Wednesday broken jaw w…