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NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — The singers enter single file, taking slow, deliberate steps as they intone a soft melody. Norman Doelling, an 85-year-old who recently suffered a stroke, is there waiting, an audience of one, eased into a recliner in the home where he's lived for decades in...
HIGHLAND, Calif. (AP) — A shuttle bus carrying nearly two dozen people returning from a women's church retreat overturned Sunday on a highway in Southern California's San Bernardino Mountains, leaving six people seriously injured and 14 with more minor injuries. The bus turned...
HIGHLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a bus crash on a Southern California Mountain Highway (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Officials now say 20 people were injured when a shuttle bus carrying women back from a mountain church retreat overturned as it drove down a Southern...
AUBURN, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on a police officer that was shot and killed in a Massachusetts town (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Neighbors of a Massachusetts police officer who was fatally shot during a traffic stop are mourning his death. Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino...
AUBURN, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on a police officer that was shot and killed in a Massachusetts town (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Neighbors of a Massachusetts police officer who was fatally shot during a traffic stop are mourning his death. Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino...
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — The doctor got right down to business after Herbert Diamond bounded in. A single green form before her, she had some questions for the agile 88-year-old: about comas and ventilators, about feeding tubes and CPR, about intense and irreversible suffering. "...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — For many decades, declawing cats has been a routine veterinary procedure, but this is no simple pedicure. There's anesthesia, pain medication and the amputation of the cat's toes back to the first knuckle. New York's first-in-the-nation legislative proposal...
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — William Delaney, a former Marine, had already served four years of probation for an alcohol-related offense in Florida and was back in court, this time in Rhode Island, for driving under the influence. His newest brush with the law, combined with his...
BATH, Maine (AP) — Captain Earl Walker wasn't about to retire before seeing the Navy's futuristic Zumwalt destroyer safely down the Kennebec River to the Atlantic Ocean. The 80-year-old river pilot and sea captain extended his contract at Bath Iron Works to ensure he could pilot...