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Trans fat doesn’t stir much ‘nanny state’ debate

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This May 31, 2012 file photo shows a man leaveing a 7-Eleven store with a Double Gulp drink, in New York. It’s one of our most personal daily decisions: what to eat or drink. Maybe inhale. Does banning trans fat from our food mean the government is getting serious about cracking down on [&hellip...

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New rule demands parity for mental health coverage

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius applauds as she announces easier access to mental health care during an address at former First Lady Rosalynn Carter’s 29th annual mental health policy symposium at the Carter Center on Friday, Nov....

WWII Doolittle Raiders make final toast in Ohio

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Richard Cole, left, one of the four surviving members of the 1942 raid on Tokyo led by Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle, speaks for the other survivors during ceremonies honoring them, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at the National Museum of the US Air Force in Dayton,...

Afrojack: It’s fun hosting pop stars in Amsterdam

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Presenter Laura Whitmore, left, holds the leg of musician Redfoo as they pose for photographers at the press conference for the European MTV Awards 2013 in Amsterdam, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong) AMSTERDAM (AP) — DJ Afrojack, a Dutch...

Utah doctor’s conviction follows family’s pursuit

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Martin MacNeill greets his defense team as he enters the courtroom after the jury reached a verdict. MacNeill was found guilty of murder and obstruction of justice early Saturday morning, Nov. 9, 2013. He faces 15 years to life for first-degree murder when he...

Eagles kick off 3 nights in New York City

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Musician Joe Walsh of the Eagles performs at Madison Square Garden on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Few surprises, if any, are left at an Eagles concert: The vintage music sounds digitally crystal...

Ex-major leaguer Offerman missing amid attack suit

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 24, 2013 file photo, former major league baseball All-Star Jose Offerman leaves court in Bridgeport, Conn., where he pleaded not guilty to charges that he attacked a pitcher and catcher with his bat during a minor league game. Six...

Height of 1 World Trade Center debated in Chicago

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A woman talking on a phone is seen through a window of a home in The Heights neighborhood of Jersey City, N.J., with One World Trade Center as a backdrop, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, who tested the lights on Friday,...

Protesters call for justice after porch killing

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

The front cover of a funeral service program for 19-year-old Renisha McBride at House of Prayer & Praise Cathedral in Detroit on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. McBride was shot and killed by a Dearborn Heights home owner in the early morning hours of Saturday,...

Q&A: More lenient lice policies bug some parents

November 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Over the counter products for controlling head lice are photographed in Washington, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Some parents are scratching their heads over less restrictive head lice policies that allow children with live bugs in their hair to return to the...