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  • Report: Oral health has improved for NH children

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A new report is shows there's been statewide progress in children's oral health in New Hampshire. The report released recently by the HNH Foundation found significant improvement since a survey done in 2009, with a 31.7 percent decrease in untreated tooth decay...

  • Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who...

  • BC-AP Sports Digest

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    The supervisor is Doug Feinberg, followed by Jay Cohen at 5 p.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at 800 845-8450, ext. 1630. Sports Photos, ext. 1918; graphics, ext. 7636; agate, ext. 1635. AP stories and accompanying photos also can be obtained from http://www.apexchange.com...

  • Mussolini air raid shelter opens to tourists

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    ROME (AP) — A Roman villa's wine cellar, which was converted into an air raid shelter for Benito Mussolini and the Italian dictator's family, is opening its anti-gas, double steel doors to tourists. The shelter was quickly constructed in 1940, after the outbreak of World War II, in...

  • Maui voters to decide whether to ban GMO crops

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    HONOLULU (AP) — Groups are campaigning in Maui County over a Nov. 4 ballot measure that would prohibit the growing of genetically modified organisms until studies show they're safe. Their dueling efforts show it isn't just a local issue in a county of only 160,000 residents in the...

  • How to pick a college? Data crunchers hope to help

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — For many high school seniors, fall means deciding where to apply for college and maybe visiting a guidance counselor. Data crunchers hope to help. The popularity of social media sites and advancements in the ability to analyze the vast amounts of data we put online...

  • Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    LONDON (AP) — British musician Jack Bruce, best known as the lead vocalist and bass player of the power blues trio Cream, died Saturday at his home, his family and publicist said. He was 71. Bruce was one of the top musicians of the late 1960s, when Cream played its unique psychedelic...

  • Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater. Actor Bruce Willis,...

  • Titans' Greene arrested after parking incident

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene was arrested for allegedly parking in a handicapped space and speeding away when an officer was issuing him a citation. Franklin, Tennessee police Sgt. Charles Warner says Greene surrendered Friday night after being...

  • In Pakistan, a coup that wasn't

    Updated: Sat, Oct 25, 2014

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — It had all the elements of a classic coup: thousands descending on the capital, clashing with police outside parliament and commandeering state TV to demand the ouster of a civilian leader who had locked horns with the military in a country with a long history of...

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