Scott Roeder, who was sentenced to 50 years without parole for shooting George Tiller to death in 2009, says in an audio-only interview that the tactic would strip Planned Parenthood of its funding “without waiting for the states and federal government to do it.”
An effort by a transgender student to use the girls bathroom has split Hillsboro High School, with some of her peers walking out in protest and others holding a counter demonstration to show their support. Lila Perry said she wants to be treated like other female students.
The Royals dealt with a chickenpox outbreak as they completed a weekend series against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. Kansas City outfielder Alex Rios and All-Star reliever Kelvin Herrera both have been infected with the virus and could miss at least two weeks of action, team officials told The Star.
Farmers markets in the Northland are a bustling place on select days, as buyers flock to buy fresh produce and local growers come to share their crops. And some of them will continue to sell until late October.
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Most American have hearts that are aging faster than they are, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. Based on risks associated with smoking, being overweight or having high blood pressure or diabetes, average American adults have hearts about 6.6 years older than their chronological age.
Rowan County clerk Kim Davis is refusing to surrender in a battle over who can and can’t be wed. She invoked “God’s authority” Tuesday as she defied a series of federal court orders and once again denied marriage licenses to same-sex couples.