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Man sentenced for taking Peter Frampton's luggage

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A man who acknowledged stealing the luggage of 1970s rocker Peter Frampton at Denver International Airport has been given a 60-day suspended jail sentence followed by two years of probation.

'Touched by an Angel' producer back in series TV

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

In the decade that "Touched by an Angel" executive producer Martha Williamson has been away from series TV, much has changed. A new golden age has brought more daring shows, from "Mad Men" to "House of Cards" to "Breaking Bad," and more ways to see them.

Golden eagle found in Wyo. tied for second-oldest

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A golden eagle that was apparently electrocuted near Sheridan was more than 30 years old, which ties the record for second-oldest in the species that has ever been tagged in North America, Wyoming wildlife officials said.

Va. Beach mulls arena that could lure NBA, NHL

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

The Virginia Beach metropolitan area is one of the largest in the country without a major professional sports team, and numerous attempts to lure one here have repeatedly left sports fans in the area disappointed.

Range showdown draws armed supporters to Nevada

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

To self-described militia members sleeping in wind-whipped tents, drinking camp coffee and patrolling rocky hillsides with military-style weapons, protecting Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his family from an overreaching federal government is a patriotic duty.

NASA's space station Robonaut finally getting legs

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

Robonaut, the first out-of-this-world humanoid, is finally getting its space legs.

Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

Range showdown draws armed supporters to Nevada

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A week after a tense standoff between gun-toting states' rights advocates and federal Bureau of Land Management police, self-described militia members are still protecting Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his family.

Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.

Boston prepares for huge wave of marathon visitors

| |Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

With an expanded field of runners and the memory of last year's bombings elevating interest in one of the world's great races, the 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area.