9/11 families get $80 million in scholarships

NEW YORK (AP) — A private fund says it has awarded $80 million in college scholarships to children, spouses and domestic partners of Sept. 11 victims.Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund said...

DATE: Sept. 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Tough task for those compensating ill 9/11 workers

NEW YORK — Sheila Birnbaum is known in legal circles across New York as the “queen of torts” for her prowess in sorting out complicated cases. But she may be up against her most daunting task to...

DATE: Sept. 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

9/11 museum offers guide to aid commemorations

NEW YORK (AP) — The Sept. 11 museum at ground zero is offering a hand on planning commemorations elsewhere as the anniversary of the terror attacks approaches.The National September 11 Memorial &...

DATE: Sept. 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Sept. 11 — 11th anniversary

It’s been 11 years since the devastating terrorist attacks on the United States.Inside are stories from the Associated Press and its Sept. 11 content package.

DATE: Sept. 10, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Gunman in custody in theater massacre

AURORA, Colo. — A gunman wearing a gas mask and black SWAT gear hurled a gas canister inside a crowded movie theater during a midnight showing of the new Batman movie Friday and then opened fire,...

DATE: July 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

‘Geotourism’ plan years in development

It’s no secret the Four Corners is a treasure trove of history and culture. But many sites are isolated and receive little publicity, and finding them can be a challenge.A new partnership between...

DATE: May 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Vietnam vet awarded Medal of Honor

Man killed in action in 1970 WASHINGTON (AP)– President Barack Obama is awarding the Medal of Honor to a Pennsylvania Army specialist killed in combat in 1970 while serving as a rifleman in...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

2,116 seat belt tickets issued in rural campaign

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Department of Transportation says a campaign to enforce seat belt laws in rural areas resulted in 2,116 seat belt citations from April 1-8.The citations included 98...

DATE: April 24, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Tim Tebow traded from Broncos to Jets

NEW YORK (AP) — Tebowmania is headed to Broadway.Quarterback Tim Tebow was traded Wednesday to the Jets from the Broncos. Denver general manager Brian Xanders said the Broncos would receive fourth-...

DATE: March 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Steve Jobs told us what we needed before we knew

SAN FRANCISCO — Steve Jobs saw the future and led the world to it. He moved technology from garages to pockets, took entertainment from discs to bytes and turned gadgets into extensions of the...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2011 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Woman charged in death of her newborns given bond

GALLATIN, Tenn. (AP) A young Tennessee woman charged with murdering her newborn twins could be released from jail if she can come up with a $250,000 bond.Supporters of 25-year-old Lindsey Lowe...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

18 Utah National Guard members given Purple Hearts

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Eighteen members of the Utah National Guard have been awarded Purple Hearts for injuries suffered during a recent deployment to Afghanistan.Maj. Gen. Brian Tarbet says during...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

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