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HONOLULU (AP) — Identical twin sisters Alexandria and Anastasia Duval always lived together, played together and worked together, operating what were once two of the hottest yoga studios in the Palm Beach, Florida, area. They called the business Twin Power Yoga. They would...
HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the case of a fatal crash involving twin sisters who had a troubled relationship (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A Maui judge is ordering the release of a woman accused in the death of her twin sister after finding there's no probable cause for a...
DENVER (AP) — Western Colorado has 40 times more natural gas than previously thought, but an immediate boom is unlikely because of low gas prices, government and industry experts said Wednesday. The U.S. Geological Survey said the Mancos Shale formation in Colorado's Piceance (...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Bristol Palin has tied the knot with the father of her second child. The Palin family's attorney pointed to an "Entertainment Tonight" online story Wednesday announcing Bristol Palin married her former fiance, Medal of Honor winner Dakota Meyer. Palin is...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Southwest Airlines official said Wednesday that the return of St. Louis-bound commercial flight to Las Vegas to check whether the aircraft had tire and tail damage was a precaution. Airline spokesman Dan Landson said no emergency was declared, and the landing...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Two brothers with a religious order who took vows of poverty spent more than $800,000 on a lifestyle that violated their pledge, a spokeswoman with the Roman Catholic Diocese of El Paso said Wednesday. The diocese on Tuesday announced that audits done at St...
NEW YORK (AP) — You'll soon see four new names on the periodic table of the elements, including three that honor Moscow, Japan and Tennessee. The names are among four recommended Wednesday by an international scientific group. The fourth is named for a Russian scientist. The...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Two families targeted by a North Carolina hospital volunteer's expletive-laced, racially tinged tirade said Wednesday they are pursuing justice but have not yet taken legal action against the hospital. The families of Isaiah Baskins and Katie Thomas...
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona jury on Wednesday convicted a founder of the Minuteman border-watch group of molesting one young girl, but it acquitted him of engaging in sexual conduct with another. Christopher Allen Simcox was found guilty on charges that he molested a 5-year-old...