| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Hospitals aren't the only places where people can pick up a nasty "superbug.'' A University of Maryland-led team of researchers has found methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, at sewage treatment plants in the mid-Atlantic and the Midwest....
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:22 PM
The newest road project in Clinton County has hundreds of people furious.
"I think it is a slap in the face to taxpayers, and I think it is a slap in the face to the people who voted him out, said Clinton County resident Rishelle Lutz. "Because that...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 2:26 PM
U.S. Sens. Barbara A. Mikulski and Benjamin L. Cardin joined an informal Chicken Caucus of senators Monday to urge the U.S. Department of Agriculture to step up efforts to help the mid-Atlantic poultry industry cope with the economic impact of drought....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:57 PM
It could be the end of the road for a controversial construction project. An outgoing county commissioner is trying to build what's been called an ‘$80,000 road to nowhere’ right in front of his own home.
The community is coming together...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:52 AM
HOLLYWOOD PARK, Tex. (KTLA) -- The mayor of a small town in Texas just north of San Antonio was kicked and trampled to death by a 500-pound donkey.
Hollywood Park Mayor Bill Bohlke, 65, was found dead near his truck on his cattle ranch, where he kept the...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:55 PM
A York County family has been told they must say goodbye to their five pet chickens. The Miller family has had their chickens since they were a day old. For the first eight weeks of their lives they were raised in the family’s garage. When it was...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:03 PM
The 1904 vintage National Bank building will be transformed Oct. 13 into the Graw Days' History @ the Bank.
From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., The Bank will have an array of horse racing artifacts, prints, racing silks and artwork. In addition, the Graw Days...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:00 AM
I strongly object to letter writer Rick Berman's views regarding the "humane" treatment of pregnant pigs ("Pregnant pigs treated humanely," Sept. 22).
No reasonable person objects to pregnant pigs being kept in separate pens, but you don't need to be a...
| Mar 14, 2012
David W. Kenney, SeaWorld's first veterinarian, who played a key role in bringing the original Shamu to the San Diego amusement park as well as a gray whale believed to be the first raised by humans, died Feb. 14 in Montrose, Colo. He was 77.
| Jul 23, 2011
Charles T. Manatt, who founded one of the biggest and most influential law firms in Los Angeles and then became a political power as chairman of the state and national Democratic parties, died Friday night. He was 75.
Manatt died at Kindred Hospital in...
| Jul 26, 2011
Gervase Duan "G.D." Spradlin, a character actor best known for playing authority figures in television and films, including "The Godfather: Part II" and "Apocalypse Now," has died. He was 90.
Spradlin died of natural causes at his cattle ranch in San...