- Sisters diagnosed weeks apart fight breast cancer together Updated: May-31-16 3:14 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Two Utah sisters grew up in the same bedroom, went to the same college, worked for almost a decade at the same company and have visited over 50 countries side by side. Now every three weeks, they sit together in matching chairs and chat as their bodies are pumped full of chemotherapy drugs.
- Travel delay scuttles Jackson ceremony with sister city Updated: May-31-16 1:11 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Jackson leaders say they are still forming a partnership with a city in West Africa.
- Trio of siblings reunited at Jackson senior center Updated: May-31-16 11:30 am
JACKSON, Michigan - Three siblings in their 90s are once again living under the same roof at a senior living center in Jackson.
- The Latest: Slain officer's sister recalls brother's virtues Updated: May-27-16 12:43 pm
CHARLTON, Massachusetts - The Latest on the funeral of Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino Jr. (all times local):
- Preakness win behind them, Desormeauxs prepare for Belmont Updated: May-22-16 12:30 pm
BALTIMORE - Bonded by their prowess for getting the most out of race horses, siblings Keith and Kent Desormeaux have a relationship that can best be described as professional.
- Brother of Brussels bomber wins European taekwondo gold Updated: May-21-16 2:53 pm
MONTREUX, Switzerland - Mourad Laachraoui, the brother of one of the Brussels airport suicide bombers, keeps enhancing his Olympic taekwondo prospects after winning his third gold medal this year.
- Emilio Navaira's brother says autopsy shows clogged artery Updated: May-19-16 2:10 pm
SAN ANTONIO - The brother of Tejano star Emilio Navaira (nah-VY'-rah) says the Grammy winner may have suffered a fatal heart attack shortly after returning from a jog.
- Sisters meet after 70 years Updated: May-15-16 3:05 am
ASTORIA, Oregon - Tears of love and elation filled Marti Johnston's eyes when she saw her big sister, Patricia Kibby, among the passengers disembarking from the cruise ship Norwegian Jewel as it unloaded on a recent morning in Astoria.
- 2 brothers who go to Ann Arbor school get perfect ACT scores Updated: May-12-16 2:00 am
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - Two brothers who go to an Ann Arbor high school have gotten perfect scores on the ACT.
- Judge: Texas businessman, late brother committed tax fraud Updated: May-11-16 3:55 pm
DALLAS - A federal bankruptcy judge has ruled that a prominent Texas businessman and his late brother committed tax fraud in setting up overseas trust funds that helped them avoid paying billions in taxes.
- Identical twins share top honors at college graduation Updated: May-10-16 6:45 am
MIAMI - Shonda and Shalisha Witherspoon don't just look alike. The 25-year-old identical twins shared top honors in their graduating class at Florida International University in Miami.
- Sister: Chinese activist may be seriously ill and needs care Updated: May-06-16 8:23 am
BEIJING - The sister of a prominent imprisoned Chinese political activist said Friday she fears her brother is seriously ill and is urging the authorities to allow him access to better medical treatment, in what an international rights group said is the latest example of China routinely denying political prisoners adequate care.
- 3rd Nigerian sister valedictorian at Dillard U in Louisiana Updated: May-06-16 12:48 am
NEW ORLEANS - A Nigerian woman is following her two older sisters as valedictorian at Dillard University in New Orleans.
- Senate approves bill asking DCF to keep siblings together Updated: May-05-16 12:42 pm
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Senate has advanced legislation that calls for keeping siblings together after they are placed in the custody of the state's child welfare agency.
- Boy: Sister, stranger went into hills; she never came back Updated: May-04-16 12:14 am
SHIPROCK, New Mexico - When the stranger approached Ian and Ashlynne Mike at the school bus stop, the boy was wary. But his older sister got lured into the van, and he didn't want her to go alone, so he went, too.
- 'Blues Brothers' cartoon show tuning up for a television gig Updated: May-03-16 3:08 pm
NEW YORK - "The Blues Brothers" could be coming to TV as a prime-time animated comedy series.
- 2 missing Dallas brothers, ages 9, 10, safely return home Updated: May-03-16 9:42 am
DALLAS - Dallas police say two young brothers last seen leaving their home on foot have safely returned to their residence.
- 2 NY brothers who served in Afghanistan awarded Bronze Stars Updated: May-01-16 12:01 pm
NEW YORK - Two brothers from suburban New York City have each been awarded a Bronze Star for their service in Afghanistan.