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World's biggest pope? Massive statue of John Paul II lifted into place in Poland

A 46-foot-high statue of Pope John Paul II was installed at the Miniature Park in Czestochowa, Poland, on Sunday. The monument, which is reputed to be the world's largest statue of the former pope, is set to be formally unveiled on April 13.<p>John Paul II was beatified in a ceremony at the Vatican on …

Georgia town not alone in using gun law as 'deterrent'

KENNESAW, Ga. — The exception-riddled mandatory gun-ownership law just passed by the town of Nelson, 33 miles to the north, is modeled on a similar law enacted more than three decades ago by the city of Kennesaw.<p>In 1982, Kennesaw was a city of about 5,000, "a rural population of Southern …

Kansas Lawmakers Mulling Details Of Bill That Could Quarantine People With HIV/AIDS

The Kansas legislature is near making into law a bill that critics say could allow officials to quarantine and isolate people living with …

How North Dakota Reached Its Extreme Abortion Tipping Point

Winston Ross reports from Fargo on how state lawmakers passed four of the nation’s most restrictive bills.<p>As they do each year on Good Friday, a …