Cyclorama marks 150th anniversary of Gettysburg GETTYSBURG, Pa. — Standing in the middle of the gruesome battle scene during Pickett’s Charge, surrounded by the horrific sight of 12,000 infantrymen fighting, bloodied, mangled and dying, some of ...
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by GENARO C. ARMAS and JOANN LOVIGLIO Associated PressAssociated Press
Half an hour to prepare for guests? Tips to help Summer is the season of inviting friends over for impromptu barbecues and last-minute, casual get-togethers. That means it’s also the season of cringing when you realize your house is in no conditi...
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by MELISSA RAYWORTH Associated PressAssociated Press
Camp helps kids of migrant workers OWENSBORO — Moving from school to school can create unique challenges for migrant children, but a local camp is aiming to make the transition a little easier for kids in Daviess County. Camp Curios...
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By Lucas Aulbach Associated PressSNbSAssociated Press
ASPCA uses USDA photos in fight over puppy mills LOS ANGELES — The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is bolstering its campaign against puppy mills by showing photos of sick puppies and harsh kennel conditions taken by the...
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by SUE MANNING Associated PressAssociated Press
Burgers on July 4? Not for the founding fathers A roaring grill and an icy brew are almost as integral to July Fourth as fireworks. But today’s burgers and beers affairs bear little resemblance to the buffet served during our nation’s first Inde...
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by MICHELE KAYAL Associated PressAssociated Press
Births Windhorst — Jemma Lynn Windhorst, daughter of Parker and Jessica (Marshall) Windhorst of Metropolis, Ill., May 14, 2013, Lourdes hospital. Grandparents are Pat and Pam Windhorst of Metropolis, Ill....
Eating disorders plague teenage boys, too LOS ANGELES — Bryan Piperno was just 9 years old when he began keeping his secret. The Simi Valley, Calif., youngster tossed out lunches or claimed he ate elsewhere. As he grew older, he started pu...
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By Emily Alpert Los Angeles Times (MCT)The Paducah Sun
Hospital therapist offers music to patients AKRON, Ohio — For Chris Blackwell, the arrival of one special therapist during his four-hour dialysis sessions is truly music to his ears. When Akron Children’s Hospital music therapist Sarah Tobia...
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By Cheryl Powell Akron Beacon Journal (MCT)The Paducah Sun
Acknowledge the person, not the disability CHICAGO — In the seven years since a motorcycle accident left him paralyzed from the neck down, Ben Trockman has stopped paying attention to stares from strangers, or at least he’s stopped being bo...
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ByBy Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz Chicago Tribune (MCT)The Paducah Sun