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Headline: $338M NJ Powerball winner says he’ll help family

March 25, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Baiju Amin hands lottery tickets to a customer at Union Food Store in Totowa, N.J. on Sunday, March 24, 2013. The lone winning ticket for a $338.3 million Powerball drawing was sold in New Jersey. Details on where and when the winning ticket was purchased and other related information were not disclosed Sunday by New [&hellip...

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Pa. groundhog’s handler taking blame for forecast

March 25, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 file photo shows Groundhog Club Co-handler Ron Ploucha holding the weather predicting groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, after the club said Phil did not see his shadow and there will be an early spring during the Groundhog...

NYC’s Met Museum accused of duping on fees

March 25, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, March 19, 2013 photo visitors to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York wait in line to buy admission tickets. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) NEW YORK (AP) — Before visitors to the Metropolitan Museum of Art can stroll past the Picassos,...

Court: Can drug companies pay to delay generics?

March 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 12, 2011 file photo, Jeremy Lazarus, president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA) speaks in Portland, Oregon. The Supreme Court will struggle this week with whether it’s legal for patent-holding pharmaceutical...

Amputee veteran helps train troops for war

March 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday Feb. 12, 2013, photo, former Navy corpsman Joel Booth, who lost a leg in Afghanistan, prepares with the help of a makeup artist to play his role as a downed helicopter pilot in a military training exercise at San Diego-based Strategic...

Both sides of gun debate make public appeals

March 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo combo, Wayne LaPierre, left, CEO of the National Rifle Association, makes remarks at CPAC 2013, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Md., Friday, March 15, 2013; and at right, New York City Mayor Michael...

Heart repair breakthroughs replace surgeon’s knife

March 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Monday, March 11, 2013 photo, Atlanta cardiologist Dr. Spencer King demonstrates how a catheter is used to repair a diseased heart valve, at an American College of Cardiology conference in San Francisco. Many problems that used to require open-heart...

Depp, Stewart win at slimy Kids Choice Awards

March 24, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

Josh Duhamel and Nick Cannon participate in a zipline race at the 26th annual Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday, March 23, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp and Kristen Stewart...

Bloomberg, mayor group tout big gun control push

March 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Jan. 14, 2013, file photo, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at a gun violence summit at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore. On Saturday, March 23, 2013, Bloomberg announced on a new $12 million...

Snowstorm takes aim at Plains, Midwest

March 24, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A long line of tractor trailers sits idle along Interstate 70 eastbound near Watkins, Colo., at a roadblock to close the highway as a spring storm packing high winds and heavy snow sweeps over Colorado’s Front Range and on to the eastern plains on...