- Then & Now: Medicare and Medicaid turn 50 Updated: Jul-29-15 12:45 pm
WASHINGTON - When President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965, roughly half of Americans 65 and older had no health insurance.
- Plans for Army base could include museum, amphitheater Updated: Jul-28-15 7:32 am
ATLANTA - Filmmaker Tyler Perry's plans for a sprawling movie studio at Fort McPherson may include an amphitheater and a museum, according to documents obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- Judge: Citizens United must disclose donor information to NY Updated: Jul-27-15 8:19 pm
NEW YORK - A nonprofit conservative organization advocating for less government must disclose information about its major donors to New York's attorney general if it wants to solicit money in the state, a judge said Monday.
- US Navy nurse honored for not force-feeding Gitmo prisoners Updated: Jul-23-15 4:28 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A U.S. Navy nurse who refused to force-feed prisoners on an extended hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has received an ethics award from the American Nurses Association.
- Lack of forensic nurse training barrier for SD rape victims Updated: Jul-22-15 1:08 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A lack of forensic training for nurses across much of South Dakota is prolonging the distance rape victims need to travel in search of justice.
- Court upholds Milwaukee residency requirements Updated: Jul-21-15 2:16 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A Wisconsin appeals court on Tuesday upheld Milwaukee's long-standing requirement that its public workers also live in the city, undermining a Republican-backed state law meant to bar such restrictions.
- Boeing warns airlines against flying battery shipments Updated: Jul-17-15 8:20 pm
WASHINGTON - Boeing, one of the world's two largest aircraft makers, warned its passenger airline customers on Friday that flying bulk shipments of lithium-ion batteries can cause fires capable of destroying the planes.
- Judge OKs plan requiring association to liquidate properties Updated: Jul-15-15 11:41 am
JONESBORO, Arkansas - A judge has approved a plan that requires the Craighead County Fair Association to liquidate remaining properties at old and new fairgrounds.
- Student-based nonprofit helping at national park in Indiana Updated: Jul-10-15 4:26 pm
DUNE ACRES, Indiana - Restoration and remediation efforts at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore have gotten a boost from student volunteers at several of the state's universities and a $1 million donation.
- Pennsylvania court rules police videos can be public records Updated: Jul-07-15 5:25 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania court ruled Tuesday that police videos recorded in public places are subject to public disclosure, although they may contain investigative portions that can be redacted.
- 89-year-old Indiana piano teacher has no plans to slow down Updated: Jun-29-15 9:29 am
FARMERSBURG, Indiana - When a Sullivan County woman combined her love for music and teaching, the result was a half a century of sharing her talent with Wabash Valley residents of all ages.