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  • Disney measles outbreak that sparked vaccination debate ends

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — An outbreak of measles that popped up at Disneyland in late December soon spread to six other U.S. states, Mexico and Canada. Health officials suspect an infected traveler, who caught the virus overseas, visited the theme park and exposed others. The outbreak sickened 147...

  • Civil rights bus tours planned of historic Topeka sites

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A rolling tour of Topeka's civil rights history is planned for next week. Buses will depart at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. on April 25 from the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, which is housed in a former all-black Topeka school. It tells the story of the landmark...

  • Large measles outbreak traced to Disneyland is declared over

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — California health authorities on Friday declared an end to a large measles outbreak that started at Disneyland and triggered a national debate about vaccinations. Disease detectives for months raced to contain the highly contagious disease, which surfaced at Disney theme...

  • Meadows Museum celebrates 50th anniversary with exhibit

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    DALLAS (AP) — An exhibit of art from a Spanish couple considered among the world's top collectors will be the cornerstone of the Meadows Museum's 50th anniversary celebration. The exhibit featuring the private collection of Juan Abello and his wife, Anna Gamazo, opens Saturday at the museum on...

  • More everything! When airline food makes news

    Matt Patterson | Published: Fri, Apr 17, 2015

    One of my favorite Seinfeld episodes is when Jerry finds himself in first class on a long flight. It lays bare the difference between economy and first class in a funny, yet painfully true way. And that was in the late 1990s.  Let’s just say things haven’t improved much since then....

  • Clouds delaying some flights into Philadelphia by 41 minutes

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Low clouds and foggy conditions are delaying some flights into Philadelphia International Airport. The Federal Aviation Administration says inbound flights that haven't taken off yet Friday are being held up by an average of 41 minutes. Inbound flights already in the air...


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