| Aug 22, 2012
| 8:42 AM
Fifty years ago, a group of 30 musicians from a dozen different orchestras in the U.S. and Canada met at Roosevelt University here to discuss how they could save their beleaguered profession.
It was a terrible time for symphony players. In 1962, most...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:55 PM
SAN DIEGO, CA -- These questions were answered by experts attending the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association Aug. 3-7 at the San Diego Convention Center.
Q: My cat, Wanda Jean, began throwing up after eating, and she clearly didn't...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:42 PM
A 29-year-old Glendale man was arrested early Wednesday after he broke into a woman’s home while she was sleeping and ransacked her kitchen, police said.
Von Ryan Manago was taken into custody on suspicion of burglary after police found him on...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 10:24 PM
It's before sunrise, and the janitor at Burns High School has already been down the length of a hallway, cleaning and sweeping classrooms before the day begins.
This particular janitor is painstakingly methodical, even as she administers a mental quiz on...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 11:14 AM
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With their elderly parents seated across the octagonal oak table, Donna and Jim Parker were back in the kitchen they knew so well — the hutch along one wall crammed with plates, bells and salt-and-pepper shakers picked...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 11:55 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Blistering heat blanketed much of the eastern United States for the third straight day on Sunday, after violent storms that took at least a dozen lives and knocked out power to more than 3 million customers.
| Jul 7, 2012
| 2:13 PM
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A blistering heat wave finally showed signs of letting up across the U.S. Midwest and Northeast on Sunday, with more moderate temperatures bringing relief to overheated residents from Chicago to New York, according to meteorologists....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 6:24 PM
The following are the remarks of President Barack Obama, as prepared for delivery.
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow Americans:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed home some of...
| Jan 29, 2012
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Tourism Department, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-2262...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 7:07 PM
The University of Virginia Mens Basketball team edges-out North Carolina State 61-60 Saturday night in Raleigh. Mike Scott led UVA with 18 points and 5 rebounds. Sammy Zeglinski and Joe Harris both added 12 for the Cavs.
With the win UVA improves to...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Arla Koch Formo, 83, of Wilson, N.C., passed away Wednesday morning. Memorial services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. N.C. The Rev. Jim McKinnon will officiate. The family...