NBC to air Kerrigan interview during Olympics

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A new documentary on former Olympic figure skating rivals Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding that includes an exclusive interview with Kerrigan will air during NBC’s Winter Olympics coverage in February. Mary Carillo will…

John Kerry’s wife leaves Boston rehab hospital

BOSTON (AP) — Teresa Heinz Kerry, the wife U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, was discharged from a Boston hospital Saturday, just under three weeks after she suffered a seizure at their Nantucket home, a State Department spokesman…

AP Photos: Pilgrims greet energized Pope Francis

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It was perfect beach weather Saturday on Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro, and the white sands were jammed full of people. But instead of beach balls and bikinis, the nearly 2 million people…

NBC Sports, Cowboys partner on red zone view

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — NBC Sports Group and the Dallas Cowboys are partnering on a new 360-degree look at red zone plays for TV viewers and fans attending the game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, this…
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15 arrests in Peru anti-govt protests

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian riot police wielding tear gas and batons have halted a march on Congress by several thousand protesters upset with President Ollanta Humala and a political class they consider inept and corrupt. Lima police…
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3 dead when bus carrying teens crashes in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A bus carrying teens coming home from a church camp crashed Saturday on a busy Indianapolis thoroughfare, killing three people and sending others to hospitals, officials said. An Indiana Department of Transportation camera showed the…
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Day held for volunteers

The Second Harvest Food Bank hosted a special day for volunteers.…
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Teresa Heinz Kerry leaves Boston rehab hospital

BOSTON (AP) — The wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has walked out of a Boston rehabilitation hospital after successful treatment for a seizure she experienced earlier this month. State Department spokesman Glen Johnson said Saturday…
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Obama: Next Fed head should consider average Joes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says his next Fed chairman should take ordinary people into account when setting monetary policy. Obama tells The New York Times in an interview on the paper’s website Saturday that he wants…
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Heavy rains flood homes, roads in North Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A system of thunderstorms across western North Carolina stalled on Saturday and dumped about a foot of rain on the area, causing power outages and flash floods that swamped homes and washed out roads…
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Pitchman in contempt for not paying $37M fine

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has found author and infomercial pitchman Kevin Trudeau in contempt of court for failing to pay a more than $37 million fine imposed over misleading ads for one of his wildly popular…
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Fox says Parkinson’s won’t be focus of NBC comedy

BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) — Michael J. Fox says Parkinson’s disease will not be a major storyline on his upcoming NBC comedy. On “The Michael J. Fox Show,” the actor plays Mike Henry, a former local NBC newscaster…
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Rig for relief well being positioned at gas leak

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Federal authorities say a rig is being positioned to drill a relief well for a gas leak in the Gulf of Mexico, and a permit is in the final stages of review. The Bureau…

Heavy rains cause flash flooding in North Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A series of thunderstorms moving across western North Carolina has triggered major flash flooding, inundating roads, apartments and parts of several counties. The Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/1buP7OY ) that Hickory Mayor Rudy Wright is…

Fox says Parkinson’s won’t be focus of NBC comedy

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Michael J. Fox says Parkinson’s disease will not be a major storyline of his upcoming NBC comedy. On “The Michael J. Fox Show,” the actor plays Mike Henry, a former local NBC newscaster…
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Kerry says Egypt is at ‘pivotal moment’ in history

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says Egypt is at “a pivotal moment” more than two years since the uprising ousted the longtime President Hosni Mubarak. Kerry says the “final verdict” of the revolution that brought…
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Woman caters to community

A woman with a passion to help others is making hundreds of home cooked meals for people in need. …
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Body found burning in SE Ohio tentatively ID’d

MCCONNELSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a body found burning alongside a road in southeast Ohio earlier this week has been tentatively identified and the death is……
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Tree-trimmer dies after power line hit in Pa.

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Emergency and utility officials say a tree-trimmer has died after apparently striking a high-voltage power line in eastern Pennsylvania. Offi……
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Women with bitter past run for Chile’s presidency

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Their history is the history of Chile. Michelle Bachelet and Evelyn Matthei, childhood friends whose fathers became top generals, were thrust onto opposite sides of the country’s deep political divide. Bachelet’s father served socialist…