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Archive: December 12, 2013

PHOTO: 8,468 wreaths will be laid on the graves of servicemen and women at the Great Lakes National Cemetery on Saturday, as part of Wreaths Across America. Photo courtesy of Wreaths Across America Great Lakes Chapter.

HOLLY, Mich. – Remember, honor, and teach – those are the goals of the Wreaths Across America program, through which wreaths will be placed on the graves of veterans at Arlington National Cemetery and at 28 cemeteries across Michigan this Saturday. David Watts coordinates the event for ...Read More

PHOTO: An award-winning Wisconsin farmer urges his fellow farmers to sign up for the Conservation Stewardship Program, which has another open enrollment period right now. Photo credit: Liberty Beat

RICHLAND CENTER, Wis. – Calvin Sebranek's family has been farming near Richland Center since the early 1940s. He recently received awards from the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Department and the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service for his exemplary land stewardship practices ...Read More

Photo: Wednesday the NCAE and NC Justice Center filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the school voucher law. Courtesy: NCAE

RALEIGH, N.C. – Education advocates in North Carolina on Wednesday filed suit against the state, calling the school legislation passed by the General Assembly in the last session unconstitutional and saying it will undermine student success by undercutting public schools. They're referring t ...Read More

PHOTO: Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will address the future of the Colorado River in Las Vegas on Friday. Photo courtesy of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

LAS VEGAS – U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will address the future of the Colorado River at a meeting in Las Vegas Friday. Jewell is scheduled to speak at the Colorado River Water Users Association 2013 Annual Conference at Caesars Palace. Scott Huntley, public information manager wi ...Read More

PHOTO: A year after the Sandy Hook tragedy, Indiana mothers continue their work to encourage stronger gun safety laws. Photo courtesy of Moms Demand Action.

INDIANAPOLIS – Moms from Indiana and across the country are marking the one-year anniversary of the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut. Formed by an Indiana mom in the wake of the mass shooting that left 26 dead, including 20 first graders, Moms Demand Action now has mo ...Read More

PHOTO: Stacey Violante Cote, attorney at Center for Children’s Advocacy, says interviews of homeless youth in Connecticut shows a range of dangerous behaviors. Photo courtesy of Cote.

HARTFORD, Conn. – Invisible No More is the name of a presentation in Hartford today of the first-ever study of runaway and homeless youth in Connecticut. The research team interviewed 98 young people between 14 and 24 years of age. Most were found in youth shelters. Stacey Violante Cote, a ...Read More

BOULDER, Colo. - This Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting that took the lives of 20 young children and six adults at the Connecticut elementary school. Weeks ago, investigators announced they still have no motive for the shooting, which appeared to be premeditated. W ...Read More

PHOTO: AARP has a new calculator for out-of-pocket health care costs in retirement. AARP Arizona’s Cynthia Fagyas says such costs can easily top $200,000 for a retired couple. CREDIT: AARP Arizona.

PHOENIX, Ariz. - Only one-third of older Americans are saving for retirement health-care expenses, according to a recent survey by AARP. Those out-of-pocket costs could easily top $200,000 for a retired couple. Cynthia Fagyas, AARP Arizona, said AARP has just launched a free on-line calculator to ...Read More

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