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  • Tentative deal reached in TSA breast-milk lawsuit 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 6:19 pm
  • PHOENIX - A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed said Wednesday she has reached a tentative settlement with the Transportation Security Administration.

  • Kansas City hospital adopts 'no-hitting' policy 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 5:41 pm
  • KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A Kansas City hospital has a new policy that forbids hitting of any kind, including parents spanking their children to discipline them.

  • Photos explore dynamics of youths' sexual identity 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 3:41 pm
  • BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - For many, it's difficult to understand Foster Noone's sexual identity. The 17-year-old uses the labels of bisexual, trans and gender neutral all at once.

  • Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed him 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 3:32 pm
  • ATLANTA - A 9-year-old Atlanta boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders for his calm as he sang the gospel song "Every Praise" until the man released him.

  • UN study: Cellphones can improve literacy 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 7:06 am
  • PARIS - A study by the U.N. education agency says cellphones are getting more and more people to read in countries where books are rare and illiteracy is high.

  • Report: Legal gay marriage could boost Va. economy 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 11:46 am
  • NORFOLK, Virginia - Legalizing gay marriage in Virginia could create hundreds of jobs and generate up to $60 million in spending over three years as same-sex couples spend thousands on their nuptials and out-of-town guests come to celebrate with them, according to a study by a UCLA think tank.

  • Man seeks green card after American husband dies 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 7:40 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - An Australian man widowed by his American husband of more than three decades made a renewed pitch Monday for a green card after the Obama administration eased policies on gay marriage.

  • Student grifter back behind bars in Philly 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 5:26 pm
  • PHILADELPHIA - A former college student convicted of stealing the identities of neighbors and friends has returned to federal custody in Philadelphia to face a probation violation charge that could send her back to prison.

  • Judge: Indiana hasn't given valid reason for ban 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 4:19 pm
  • INDIANAPOLIS - A federal judge has said that attorneys defending Indiana's gay marriage ban haven't given a valid reason why the state should not recognize the out-of-state marriage of a lesbian couple, one of whom has a terminal illness.

  • Supreme Court considers juice label dispute 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 2:47 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Count Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy among consumers who feel misled by a beverage called "Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices."

  • Obamas hosting annual Easter Egg Roll 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 2:10 pm
  • WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama went 1-for-3 shooting basketballs at the White House Easter Egg Roll, an improvement over his 2013 performance, as he and first lady Michelle Obama applied a health and activity theme to the colorful annual springtime South Lawn ritual.

  • Ohio grandmother shot while watching grandson 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 7:01 am
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - A grandmother is hospitalized after police in central Ohio say someone shot into a house while she was caring for her 8-year-old grandson.

  • Sitka Tribe awarded foundation grant 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 5:50 am
  • SITKA, Alaska - Sitka Tribe of Alaska is one of 30 recipients of the 2014 W.K. Kellogg Foundation grants for family engagement projects, the foundation announced Thursday.

  • Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 3:59 pm
  • NASHPORT, Ohio - A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

  • Cook County issues 1,000th gay marriage license 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 5:46 pm
  • CHICAGO - Cook County has issued its 1,000th marriage license to a same-sex couple.

  • Smith brothers to meet in playoffs for 1st time 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 3:35 am
  • TORONTO - Growing up in Toronto's Mimico neighborhood, Brendan and Reilly Smith never played organized hockey together. Just everything else.

  • Campaign agency considers fines for 2 GOP brothers 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 7:52 pm
  • SACRAMENTO, California - California's political watchdog agency began considering Thursday whether to fine two brothers for transferring money between their campaigns while both were running for state Assembly in 2008.

  • Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 4:59 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year.

  • Obama says wounded bikers are an inspiration 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:09 pm
  • WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says the site of wounded veterans biking at the White House is a mark of how far they've come.

  • New SAT: What will those questions look like? 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 3:43 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Calculate the foreign exchange rate a vacationing American would pay in India. Estimate from a random sample the number of 18- to 34-year olds who voted for a candidate. These are sample questions from the newly redesigned SAT, which aims for more real-world applications and analysis from students.

  • Alicia Silverstone out with book 'Kind Mama' 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 1:13 pm
  • NEW YORK - She's famous as an actress for "Clueless." But Alicia Silverstone is also famous for her sometimes controversial ideas about mothering, and now she's put those philosophies down in writing in a just-published book, "The Kind Mama" (Rodale).

  • Federer would skip tennis to be with wife, newborn 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:06 pm
  • MONACO - Roger Federer is prepared to skip tournaments - including possibly the French Open - to be with his wife when she gives birth again.

  • Dress codes: Where should schools set limits? 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:22 am
  • EVANSTON, Illinois - They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.

  • Judge considers staying Ohio gay marriage ruling 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:13 pm
  • CINCINNATI - Attorneys for the state of Ohio asked a federal judge Tuesday to stay his decision ordering the state to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states, a request the judge said he was inclined to grant.

  • Special julep cups offered to support Old Friends 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:07 am
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Woodford Reserve is selling special mint julep cups to raise money for an organization that takes care of retired thoroughbreds.