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Utah state officials have banned commercial swinging from the Corona Arch rock formation near Moab, calling it a liability.
A priest in Southern California has been charged with sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy while he was the pastor of a Los Angeles-area church.
The mouth to the Nutty Putty Cave in Utah County, Utah, was sealed with concrete after a 26-year-old man died in the cavern, an official said.
Three babies found living in rat-infested squalor with their parents on Chicago's West Side were rescued and turned over to relatives for custody, police say.
Iraqi security forces are scheduled to unveil their first force-wide weapons qualifications standards, a top U.S. military official said.
For recovering alcoholics, New Year's Eve can be the hardest day of the year, says the Michigan Association of Substance Abuse Coordinating Agencies.
Government officials in Britain have told organizers of a traditional nighttime Christmas procession to replace flaming torches with glow sticks.
A somewhat damaged U.S. flag reportedly flying over the Pentagon when it was attacked Sept. 11, 2001, was sold on online auction eBay for $25,000.
Separation talks between the University of Colorado and a professor who likened victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks to Nazis have hit a wall.