The Latest: Official urges Americas to spend more on Zika

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the mosquito-born Zika virus, which is linked to brain deformities in babies (all times local):

2:00 a.m.

The head of the Pan American Health Organization says more resources...

The Latest: Suspected tornado damages Army post in Georgia

The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local):

6:30 p.m.

A spokesman for Fort Stewart says a suspected tornado left a trail of damage...

Hunting, tourism groups support hike to Nebraska permit fees

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Hunters and anglers in Nebraska might have to pay more for permits under a bill endorsed Wednesday by sporting groups, conservationists and the tourism industry.

The groups argued during...

Mystery meat: Was it really woolly mammoth on the menu?

When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on meat from a prehistoric wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a...

Lawmakers propose bill to privatize air traffic control

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responsibility for the nation's air traffic control operations would shift from the government to a private, nonprofit corporation under legislation introduced Wednesday as part of an overhaul of...

Dental implants help Springs woman recover from dental mishaps, enjoy life

By: Hannah Blick, hannah.blick@gazette.com

By the time Marie Rush met Dr. Gary Moore, DDS, she had just about lost faith in dentists. “Right away I could tell he was different,” she said. “I’m glad I trusted him.”

It started in 2010, when Rush had a...

2,000-year-old Rome pyramid getting spotlighted

ROME (AP) — Rome's only surviving pyramid from ancient times is being put in the spotlight.

After a Japanese clothing magnate helped pay for an ambitious cleanup, archaeologists are eager to show off the...

1st travel-related case of Zika virus confirmed in Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — Health officials say the first travel-related case of the Zika virus has infected a person from Georgia.

The Georgia Department of Public Health said Wednesday that the person traveled to...