Rescues, not firefight prove emotional for firefighters

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/05bcf2a33e6f4aa4903ef81048677f89 CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Casey Peck had never prayed so hard. His fire engine was trapped with dozens of cars and panicked people as an inferno roared through the Sierra Nevada foothills town of Paradise on Thursday, hot enough to peel the firetruck’s paint and melt its hoses, blowing relief valves designed …

Imelda Marcos convicted of graft, court orders her arrest

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/ddd8994857004ea3b947921ba7fb0a44 MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court found former first lady Imelda Marcos guilty of graft and ordered her arrest Friday in a rare conviction among many corruption cases that she’s likely to appeal to avoid jail and losing her seat in Congress. The special anti-graft Sandiganbayan court sentenced Marcos, 89, to …

Missouri diocese abuse inquiry names 33 priests, brothers

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/a051f54b8ae94790b414b2e76aa95ca2 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Thirty-three priests or religious brothers in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City, Missouri, have been “credibly accused” and/or removed from the ministry over sexual abuse of minors, the bishop of the central Missouri diocese said Thursday. Bishop W. Shawn McKnight released a complete list of the …

The Latest: Shooter received honorable military discharge

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a Southern California bar that killed 12 people (all times local): 12:50 p.m. U.S. Defense Department spokeswoman Jessica Maxwell says the former Marine who killed 12 people at a Southern California bar and grill received an honorable discharge. The Marine Corps has said 28-year-old …

Unknown British soldier buried before WWI 100th anniversary

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/3aa6ebf1b935487a9eb6d70886516841 YPRES, Belgium (AP) — British authorities have given an unknown soldier who died during World War I a full military burial, just days before ceremonies marking the centenary of the end of World War I. Sunlight filtered through the autumn leaves as the British honor guard carried a lone coffin through the …

Food Lion to Offer 10 Percent Discount for Active and Retired Military

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/7dc9ff982601470e8401befd8ff24b62 SALISBURY, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 7, 2018–In honor of Veterans Day on Sunday, Nov. 11, Food Lion stores will offer a 10 percent discount on Monday, Nov. 12, to active and retired military personnel to show the grocer’s support and appreciation for those who are serving or have served in the United States Armed …

Yale's One-Day Medical School & FabOverFifty.com Informed Women About Symptoms

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/ebb2ac7f9e3c4dcaa5d0b0df7c55380e NEW HAVEN, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 7, 2018–As approximately one third of a woman’s life is spent post-menopause, doctors from Yale University hosted Yale’s “One-Day Medical School: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Menopause but Were Too Afraid to Ask” event on October 25, 2018 to provide essential health education for women 45+. …

Democrat Mills to be Maine's 1st female governor

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/7d6b6d65e7c84bf78e93397250d5339b PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Democratic Attorney General Janet Mills won the race to succeed firebrand GOP Gov. Paul LePage on Tuesday, becoming the first woman to serve as governor in Maine. The former lawmaker and prosecutor defeated Republican businessman Shawn Moody and independent state treasurer Terry Hayes, who conceded Tuesday. Mills pledged …