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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Tain Gregory lost a friend in the December 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary school. Jimmy Greene lost a daughter. The role the arts have played in helping both on their journeys through grief and toward healing is explored in a "Midsummer in Newtown...
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii lawmakers are taking aim at a burgeoning vacation rental market: online brokers offering up tents to tourists on the islands' world-class beaches and public parks. The state Senate passed legislation Thursday cracking down on a growing — but sometimes...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — From the sky Tuesday, Alaska Air National Guard helicopter crewmen spotted an orange blanket tied to a half-buried snow ski and knew they were close to two near-hypothermic people marooned for four nights in an ice field. A few hours later, when the...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — From the sky Tuesday, Alaska Air National Guard helicopter crewmen spotted an orange blanket tied to a half-buried snow ski and knew they were close to two near-hypothermic people marooned for four nights in an ice field. A few hours later, when the...
ABOARD US COAST GUARD HC-130 HERCULES (AP) — Seven endangered Hawaiian monk seals that were found abandoned or malnourished late last year began their trip back to their remote island homes Thursday after being rescued and rehabilitated. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
ABOARD US COAST GUARD HC-130 HERCULES (AP) — Seven endangered Hawaiian monk seals that were found abandoned or malnourished have begun their trip back to their remote island homes after being rescued and rehabilitated. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration rescued...
CHINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten's bid for parole (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A California panel has recommended parole for former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten more than four decades after she went to prison for...
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia high school senior says she was victimized twice — first when her ex-boyfriend shared nude images of her via social media and again when she was arrested for throwing water and cursing at him. The 18-year-old student was shocked when a friend told her...
DENVER (AP) — Police and federal agents seized piles of pot plants and elaborate growing equipment Thursday during raids of about 30 homes and warehouses throughout the Denver area, part of a multi-state investigation into the illegal distribution of marijuana outside Colorado...