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Ruling impact on birth-control coverage mixed
Despite high court's ruling in favor of Hobby Lobby, etc., companies are likely to continue providing coverage for birth control.
Colorado leaders seek gay marriage resolution
Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Republican Attorney General John Suthers asked a federal court Wednesday to issue an injunction declaring Colorado’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.
Guatemalan boy left for better life, died alone
11-year-old Gilberto Ramos left for the United States for a dream of earning money to help treat his mother's epilepsy. But a month later his body was found in the Texas desert.
Buses with migrant families rerouted amid protest
Homeland Security buses carrying migrant children and families were rerouted Tuesday to a facility in San Diego after American flag-waving protesters blocked the group from reaching a suburban processing center.
TV food star's new show delayed after online tiff
Adam Richman's show has been postponed indefinitely, but the Travel Channel didn't explain why. "Man Finds Food" was to debut Wednesday.
Northern California wildfire burns at 3,800 acres
By early evening, the Butts Fire in remote Pope Valley grew to 3,800 acres from 3,200 acres, forestry officials said.
The South prescribes more painkillers, CDC says
In 2011, drug overdose deaths reached 41,000, and 41 percent of them involved prescription painkillers.
Judge strikes down Kentucky's gay marriage ban
A total of 13 gay marriage cases are pending in state and federal appeals courts. Those rulings all are on hold pending appellate court decisions.
Measles outbreak complicates 2 big Amish events
The outbreak, with more than 360 cases, started after Amish travelers to the Philippines contracted measles this year and returned home to rural Knox County, where it spread due to a lower rates of vaccination among the Amish.
Hospital: Referee punched during soccer game dies
John Bieniewicz was punched after indicating he would eject a player from the game at Mies Park. A 36-year-old Dearborn man is charged in the attack.
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