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Elderly people take a nap at a day care center in Shanghai, China. (AP Photo/File)

5 things to know about China’s new aged care law

(AP) – Elderly parents in China can now sue their grown children for both financial and emotional support. The changes in the law in China reflect an increasingly urgent dilemma across the world: As populations […]

10/14/2013

A sales person pulls out an iPhone 5s for a customer.  (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

New iPhones to launch in more countries on Oct. 25

  CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple says that its new iPhones will go on sale in Italy, Russia, Spain and more than 25 other countries on Oct. 25. The phones also will be available in […]

10/09/2013

OJ Simpson appears in court in Las Vegas (AP Photo)

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: 1. WHAT’S WITHIN THE NSA’S POWER Congressional testimony reveals that the agency can snoop not just on a […]

08/01/2013

Marc Anthony, left, with co-hosts Kelly Ripa, center, and Michael Strahan on "Live with Kelly and Michael," Thursday, July 18, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Disney-ABC Domestic Television, Jeff Neira)

Marc Anthony reminds people he’s American, too

  NEW YORK (AP) — Apparently, some people need to be reminded that Marc Anthony is an American. The New York-born singer of Puerto Rican descent touted his roots on “Live with Kelly and Michael” […]

07/18/2013

Aging stickball players in NY (AP Video on YouTube)

Aging NYC stickballers keep street game alive

NEW YORK (AP) — They run with a little less speed, hit with a little less power and worry less about shattering nearby windows, but a graying crew of stickball enthusiasts is keeping the urban […]

07/12/2013

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Strawberry Fields Forever

Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of theCalifornia Strawberry Festival in Oxnard on Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19 from 10am-6:30pm. It’s at the Strawberry Meadows of College Park, 3250 S. Rose Ave. Use the Strawberry […]

05/17/2013

Members of the FBI evidence response team carry out the front screen door from a house where 3 missing women; Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight where found alive in Cleveland, Ohio. (AP Photo)

Block where women found a friendly, careful place

CLEVELAND (AP) — The block where horror happened has many faces. On one end, magnificent stained-glass windows rise two stories up a handsome brick church. At the other end, truck bays open into a bleak […]

05/08/2013

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Southland students compete in national Science Bowl

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Teams of students from two Los Angeles Unified School District schools and Irvine’s University High School will compete starting today in the 23rd annual U.S. Department of Energy National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C.

04/25/2013

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It’s time to ‘spring forward’ with daylight saving

WASHINGTON (AP) — Daylight saving time has arrived. If you haven’t done it already, remember to set your clocks an hour forward.

03/10/2013

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Remember to set clocks for daylight saving time

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s the weekend to spring ahead for daylight saving time. Most Americans will get an hour less sleep but will gain an hour more of evening sunlight in the coming months.

03/09/2013

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Remember to set clocks for daylight saving time

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s the weekend to spring ahead for daylight saving time. Most Americans will get an hour less sleep but will gain an hour more of evening sunlight in the coming months.

03/08/2013

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IRS cracking down on ID theft, tax fraud

MIAMI (AP) — With tax filing season heating up, an aggressive Internal Revenue Service crackdown is targeting the growing problem of criminals who use stolen identities to seek tens of thousands of dollars in fraudulent tax refunds.

02/07/2013

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