Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors

An Afghan security guard opened fire on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital, killing three American physicians and wounding a U.S. nurse, officials said. The shooting was the latest in a string of deadly attacks on foreign civilians in the Afghan capital this year.

Woman threatens suit over conjugal visit policy

Channah Israel argued that allowing intimate visits between prisoners and their loved ones is a humane policy and a smart one.

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Senate’s newest class speaks out on foreign policy

WASHINGTON — Fresh voices in the U.S. Senate are speaking loudly on foreign policy, a new generation of Republicans and Democrats who reflect a war-weary nation cautious about America’s next moves.

Party a century in the making for Wrigley Field

Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at the famed ballpark, Wrigley was the scene of a joyous birthday bash on Wednesday afternoon.

Acclaimed chef brings his unique south Indian fare to Santa Fe

Paulraj Karuppasamy is catering private parties and special events, as well as hosting one-off, pop-up dinners at restaurants throughout town, under his budding catering company, Paper Dosa.

Jemez Pueblo man puts family’s Native heritage on national stage

The Oak Canyon dance group has been performing locally and in neighboring states, such as Arizona and Colorado, for the last 18 years.

Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont lawmakers have passed the country’s first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods, underscoring a division between powerful lobbyists for the U.S. food industry and an American public that overwhelmingly says it approves of the idea.

Capital High theater students stage dark comedy

Capital High School’s theater department will present Ives’ Variations on the Death of Trotsky as one of four comic one-act plays in its upcoming production, All in the Timing, directed by Robert Tode and his wife, Laura-Love Tode.

The risks and rewards of cruising families

My husband and I are raising a child while traveling aboard our 40-foot sailboat Ceilydh. The world has two types of responses to our parenting choice: “Lucky kid!” and “That’s crazy!”

Big riders mean big horses on Western trails

BOISE, Idaho — Wranglers in the West who have for decades cashed in on the allure of getting on a horse and setting out on an open trail say they have had to add bigger horses to their stables…

Ready to update?

Although we’re only into the second decade of the 21st century, any mid-20th-century predictions that our homes would now resemble something close to that of George and Jane Jetson just haven’t materialized.

Justices skeptical, concerned in Internet TV case

WASHINGTON — Grappling with fast-changing technology, Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can protect the copyrights of TV broadcasters to the shows they send out without strangling innovations in the use of the internet.

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