Women have new options for breast cancer surgery
CHICAGO (AP) — Treating breast cancer almost always involves surgery. For years the choice was whether to remove just the cancerous lump or the whole breast. Now, new approaches
Guide to Philadelphia abortion doctor murder case
Longtime Philadelphia abortion provider Dr. Kermit Gosnell was found guilty Monday of first-degree murder in the deaths of three babies prosecutors said were delivered alive and
Both sides condemn convicted Pa. abortion doctor
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dr. Kermit Gosnell considered himself a pioneering inner-city doctor who helped desperate women get late-term abortions, but a Philadelphia jury called him a
Prince Harry to see NJ storm damage, visit NYC
MANTOLOKING, N.J. (AP) — Britain's Prince Harry is headed to the New Jersey shore to visit two communities hard hit by Superstorm Sandy. From there he'll travel to New York City
Lawyers in Bryant auction case head to court
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Lawyers for Kobe Bryant and an auction house are scheduled to make arguments before a federal judge in New Jersey about whether mementos from Bryant can be
Vt. poised to allow lethal meds for terminally ill
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont is poised to join three other states permitting doctors to prescribe lethal doses of medication to terminally ill patients after the state House
Okla. residents come home to pick up the pieces
As state and federal officials work to set up disaster recovery centers to provide aid and assistance, Arvin and other residents of Moore are beginning the
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angelina Jolie says that she has had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely likely she would get breast cancer.
Father of NJ boy who shot playmate is charged
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say the father of a 4-year-old boy who shot and fatally wounded his 6-year-old playmate has been arrested and charged with having weapons
Big 4 cellphone carriers unite on anti-texting ads
NEW YORK (AP) — The country's four biggest cellphone companies are set to launch their first joint advertising campaign against texting while driving, uniting behind AT&T's "It
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Ballet gala brings out the chiffon and sequins
NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion takes a back seat to nothing — not even seriously chilly weather — at New York's fanciest dance gala.
9th Circuit: Order on Cebull investigation 'moot'
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — An order from a panel of federal judges on the findings of a misconduct investigation into U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull is moot because the judge
Calif. man who said he fled zombies pleads guilty
TEMECULA, Calif. (AP) — A Tennessee man who stole a big-rig truck in California, caused several accidents and told investigators he was fleeing zombies when he did it has pleaded
Bruins rally, stun Leafs 5-4 in OT in Game 7
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins turned back Toronto's comeback with a rally of their own.
Wis. boy gets handwritten response from Biden
MILWAUKEE (AP) — It might not be unusual for schoolchildren to write to the president or vice president. But one Wisconsin boy got an unexpectedly personal response.