Sue Hefner

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4-Year-Old Thinks Heroin Is Candy, Distributes Hundreds of Packets at School

A 4-year-old girl took hundreds of packets of heroin to her day care center and began passing it out, thinking it was candy, Delaware State Police …

Day Care

Australians to help look for historic ship in US

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Nearly 250 years ago, Capt. James Cook ran aground on Australia's Great Barrier Reef during a voyage to the South Pacific to …

Biden backs Garcetti plan to boost minimum wage to $13.25 by 2017

Vice President Joe Biden joined Los Angeles politicians Tuesday to throw his support behind Mayor Eric Garcetti's plan to raise the minimum wage.<p>"No one in America should be working 40 hours a week and living below the poverty level -- no one," Biden said in opening remarks before a roundtable …

Doctor says Gitmo practices ill-advised

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is applying ill-advised procedures as a form of punishment for hunger strikers at Guantanamo Bay prison, a medical …

Marijuana Police Accidentally Raid Man's Okra Garden

Police flying in helicopters looking for marijuana plants last week tracked down a man who they believed was illegally growing cannabis. Yet they …

Plane Crashes While Battling Fire At Yosemite National Park

The plane was a Grumman S-2 Tracker, CBS Local reported. The plane is flown by a single pilot, with no additional crew, AP reports.<p>"We just don't know the position of the aircraft or the condition of the pilot," a spokesman for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection told AP.<p>The …

State parks team with Google to attract a new generation of visitors

Three months ago, a group of Google contractors began walking the trails of California parks wearing electronic equipment that jutted above their heads and sprouted cameras from metal globes.<p>They traversed San Francisco Bay Area beaches, hiked through the redwoods of Big Sur and trudged to the top …

San Francisco

'It's all changed': Nevada reacts to gay marriage ruling

As he stood inside Reno's First United Methodist Church on Tuesday, Nicholas Martin-Kearney relived his wedding day.<p>His hands were shaking following the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals' decision to strike down Nevada's law banning gay marriage. He said his emotions matched that of his wedding day …

Israeli library's manuscripts tell unique stories

JERUSALEM (AP) — These are treasures that Israel doesn't allow anyone to check out of its national library.<p>Kafka's Hebrew vocabulary notebook. The …