Today in History

Today is Monday, April 29, the 119th day of 2013. There are 246 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 29, 1913, Swed…

Dead basking shark washes ashore in RI

WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — A 28-foot-long dead basking shark has washed ashore on a Rhode Island beach. The Day of New London (Conn.) reports tha…

Musical of ‘Rocky’ heading to Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s been a knockout in Germany. Now Sylvester Stallone hopes a musical based on his beloved boxing film “Rocky” will also b…

Manchin: Gun bill to be reintroduced

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the architects of failed gun control legislation says he’s bringing it back. Sen. Joe Manchin on Sunday said he wou…