Health care signups pick up but may not close gap
WASHINGTON (AP) — With time running short, the nation's health care rolls still aren't filling up fast enough.
NTSB: Asiana captain worried about visual landing
WASHINGTON (AP) — The pilot whose Boeing 777 crashed last summer at the San Francisco airport told investigators he was "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach without the runway's instrument landing aids, which were out of service because of construction, according to an investigative eport released Wednesday.
Year after Newtown, gun control groups keep hope
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Having already lost her 6-year-old son, Nicole Hockley insists she won't lose the fight to reduce gun violence — no matter how long it takes.
In protest, Festivus pole put up at Fla. Capitol
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Talk about an airing of grievances.
Man alleging police torture released from prison
PONTIAC, Ill. (AP) — A man who for decades insisted that Chicago police tortured him until he confessed to a rape he did not commit walked out of an Illinois prison on Wednesday after spending 30 years behind bars.
Studies: Some cancer treatments can be skipped
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tens of thousands of women each year might be able to skip at least some of the grueling treatments for breast cancer — which can include surgery, heavy chemo and radiation — without greatly harming their odds of survival, new research suggests.
Senator: Staffer's home searched in investigation
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander said Wednesday he has placed his chief of staff on unpaid leave after learning the staffer's home was being searched as part of a child pornography investigation.
LAPD to officers on duty: Buckle up, it's the rule
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If you've ever been pulled over by a police officer for not wearing a seat belt, there's a decent chance the officer also wasn't buckled up either.
Detroit's water drains away from ravaged pipes
DETROIT (AP) — Torrents of water spew from broken pipes in Detroit's Crosman School, cascading down stairs before pooling on the warped tile of what was once a basketball court.
Religion, historic label collide at Fla. temple
SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A simple, five-paragraph historic plaque on the front portico of an Orthodox Jewish temple in south Florida honors a 2004 gathering of Holocaust survivors, but it signifies much more. It's the linchpin of a federal court battle pitting a city's powers to designate hisoric buildings against the free exercise of religion.
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