Roman busts to be featured as part of OU art exhibit

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A new exhibit at the University of Oklahoma's Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art will feature 20 Roman Emperor busts that have never been displayed in the United States.

The second phase of the...

Ohio's roads will be crowded over holiday weekend

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio motorists can expect to have plenty of company on the roads this Labor Day weekend.

The AAA Auto Club says 1.5 million Ohioans are expected to be among the 35.3 million people in...

State encourages tourists to head to Lake Powell for holiday

PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — State environment officials say tourists heading to Lake Powell for the Labor Day holiday need not worry about the quality of the water following a mine spill.

The Arizona Department of...

Colorado Springs worshippers with disabilities search for acceptance in pews

By: Stephanie Earls and Stephen Hobbs The Gazette

Fifty million Americans have some form of disability and those numbers continue to grow as the population ages, the number of children with autism and attention deficit disorders grows, and soldiers return home...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Sept. 6, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

RELIGION CALENDAR

Music/Drama

FRIDAY

"I'd Like to Buy an Enemy" - 7 p.m., Beth-el Mennonite Church, 4625 Ranch Drive. With homemade pie auction to benefit peace work;...

Supporters withdraw push for marijuana ballot measure

DENVER (AP) — Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels withdrew the measure Thursday while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns the measure...

Jerusalem-based artist's collages convey political turmoil

NEW YORK (AP) — Artist Andi Arnovitz manipulates ancient Islamic motifs into vibrant collages that convey the Iranian nuclear threat and other regional political turmoil.

Thirty-three pieces by the...

US: Military, diplomatic families can leave Turkey base area

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of military and diplomatic family members near Incirlik air base in southern Turkey are being told they can leave the country, U.S. officials said Thursday, citing increased worries about...