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  • Police: Man spray-paints on NYC museum wall

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a vandal has marred the walls of New York City's Whitney Museum of American Art for a second time in two months as it prepares to move. Police say Christopher Johnson spray-painted graffiti on a blank wall at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday. It happened during a...

  • Woman, great-grandson die in Travelers Rest fire

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — The Coroner's Office says a fire caused the deaths of a 60-year-old woman and her 18-month-old great-grandson in a Greenville County home. Authorities told local media outlets that the fire appeared to start Wednesday in the master bedroom of the Travelers...

  • Ebola: Africa's image takes a hit

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — In the United States, some parents fearful of deadly Ebola pulled children out of a school after the principal returned from Zambia, an African nation far from the area hit by the disease. In Geneva, a top U.N. official warned against anti-African discrimination...

  • Arab museum seeks papers, presenters for forum

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's Arab American National Museum is calling for papers, presentations and performers for its biennial arts forum. The Dearborn museum's 6th DIWAN: A Forum for the Arts will be held May 7-9, and will accept proposals until Dec. 15. All artistic media will...

  • Ohio steps up Ebola quarantine protocols

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has stepped up its Ebola quarantine protocols to include travel restrictions for the 116 residents under surveillance for the deadly disease. Enhanced protocols were issued Saturday night by the Ohio Department of Health. They apply to those Ohioans required...

  • Fargo group to tour Winnipeg, Grand Forks projects

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Fargo leaders are heading from North Dakota's largest city to Winnipeg and Grand Forks to study riverfront development projects. The trip will include tours of a diversion project and riverfront area in Winnipeg known as the Forks. The group plans to look at the...

  • COLORADO EVENTS: OCT. 19

    By carlotta olson -
    Published: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    Colorado Calendar Call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change. Phone numbers without a designated area code are 719. Through Oct. 31 - Near Avondale, Frederika Fall Festival, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays,...

  • Greek isles: Views, beaches, sunsets and crowds

    By KRISTI EATON The Associated Press -
    Published: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    SANTORINI, Greece - Whitewashed houses stacked like sugar cubes on the cliffs. Colorful sunsets and black-sand beaches. Donkeys, windmills and a local winemaking tradition that dates to ancient times. These are some of the things that stood out on a visit to the Cyclades, a Greek...

  • Controlled burn scheduled for Custer State Park

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — The skies of the southern Black Hills might be a bit smoky on Monday. Crews with Custer State Park, the U.S. Forest Service and Wind Cave National Park plan to do a controlled burn in and around the southwest corner of the park. Highway 87 from Blue Bell Gate in...

  • Baby dolphin born at SeaWorld San Diego

    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A dolphin at SeaWorld San Diego has given birth to a 40-pound bundle of joy. The water park says a 13-year-old bottlenose dolphin named Sadie gave birth Saturday afternoon to her second calf. Experts haven't determined the sex of the calf but the park says mother and...

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