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Catholic newspaper draws rebuke from bishop

March 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, March 6, 2013 photo, reporters and editors work in the newsroom of the National Catholic Reporter in Kansas City, Mo. The National Catholic Reporter, a newspaper known for unflinching coverage of the Catholic church scandal, was rebuked by a bishop in its own backyard after calling for his ouster in a battle [&hellip...

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Set clocks ahead for daylight saving time

March 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Clocks hang on a wall in Hands of Time, a clock store and repair shop in Savage, Md., Friday, March 8, 2013. It’s the weekend to spring ahead for daylight saving time. Officially, the change starts Sunday at 2 a.m., and most Americans will get an hour...

Motown founder readies for ‘last major endeavor’

March 8, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

This March 5, 2013 photo shows Berry Gordy posing for a portrait in Times Square in New York. For Berry Gordy, conquering Broadway is the next – and by his own admission, last – major milestone of a magical, musical career. The 83-year-old Motown...

Job gains cut unemployment to 7.7 pct., 4-year low

March 8, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 photo, Sayed Mouawad, right, of Providence, R.I., gestures while speaking to a company representative during a job fair in Boston. U.S. employers ramped up hiring in February, adding 236,000 jobs and pushing the unemployment rate...

Bin Laden son-in-law could yield info on al-Qaida

March 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This image made available by Al-Jazeera shows Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law and spokesman. Abu Ghaith has been captured by the United States, officials said Thursday, March 7, 2013, in what a senior congressman called a “very...

2 Civil War sailors from USS Monitor buried in Va.

March 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A man in Civil War period attire salutes as two flag draped caskets arrive at Fort Meyer Memorial Chapel for services to honor two sailors from the Civil War ship, the USS Monitor, Friday, March 8, 2013 in Arlington, Va. A century and a half after the Civil...

Valerie Harper to discuss cancer on ‘The Doctors’

March 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This May 16, 2012 file photo shows actress Valerie Harper at the Friars Club Roast of Betty White in New York. The daytime talk show “The Doctors” said that Harper will appear on the show Monday to talk about her brain cancer. The...

Family: Death of woman in lion cage was accident

March 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Dale Anderson, founder of Project Survival Cat Haven near Dunlap, Calif. speaks to the media Thursday, March 7 2013 a day after Cat Haven sanctuary worker Dianna Hanson, 24, died from a lion attack. (AP Photo/Eric Paul Zamora, The Fresno Bee) FRESNO, Calif....

Vehicular manslaughter charge in NY couple’s crash

March 7, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Julio Acevedo is escorted from a hearing at the Lehigh County Courthouse Thursday, March 7, 2013, in Allentown, Pa. Acevedo waived extradition Thursday and will be taken back to New York. He was arrested in Pennsylvania on Wednesday after a friend arranged...

Lion killed woman as she was cleaning enclosure

March 7, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, March 6, 2013 photo, Fresno County Sheriff’s deputy Michael Montanez closes a gate at Cat Haven in Dunlap, Calif., where a female intern was fatally mauled by a lion. The victim was later identified as Dianna Hanson, 24, of Lynnwood,...