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Stories with subject: Family gatherings
  • Pacquiao a hero in Filipino communities ready to celebrate 
    Updated: May-01-15 4:51 pm

    LAS VEGAS - Filipino communities are ready to celebrate Manny Pacquiao as he stars in the world's most anticipated boxing match.

  • Dog reunited with Utah family after 2 years apart 
    Updated: Apr-26-15 7:05 pm

    OGDEN, Utah - A dog has been reunited with a Utah family, two years after it went missing in Lexington, Kentucky.

  • Dog flu outbreak gained foothold at urban doggie day cares story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-17-15 7:34 am

    CHICAGO - Many urbanites use doggie day cares while they work long hours. Paying others to exercise their pets, owners can forgo long walks and enjoy guilt-free pooch snuggling in the evenings. While usually a healthy experience for the dogs, the day care environment, with dozens of pets mingling, contributed to an epidemic of dog flu in Chicago that is spreading in the Midwest, experts say.

  • Left, right ally themselves against Cuomo's Start-Up NY story has photos
    Updated: Apr-15-15 3:08 pm

    ALBANY, New York - An unlikely coalition from New York's political right and left has called for the suspension of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Start-Up NY economic development program following reports of modest initial success and significant marketing costs.

  • Family gathering turns deadly, fight ends with 1 dead 
    Updated: Apr-13-15 7:25 pm

    BILOXI, Mississippi - A family gathering to celebrate a child's birthday turned deadly when a fight between two brothers-in-law led to a fatal stabbing.