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Spacewalk No. 2: Astronauts Doing More Hubble Work

Posted: 05/15/2009 - CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Atlantis' astronauts headed out for another spacewalk Friday, this time to give the Hubble Space Telescope some new, badly needed gyroscopes and batteries.

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Consumer Prices Flat, Industrial Production Dips

Posted: 05/15/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Consumer prices were flat in April, while industrial production fell by the smallest amount in six months - further evidence that the recession's grip is slowly easing.

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Phelps Finishes 2nd in Heat in Return to Pool

Posted: 05/15/2009 - Michael Phelps is back. The Olympic champion finished second Friday morning in the last preliminary heat of the 200-meter freestyle at the Charlotte Ultraswim, his first meet since winning eight gold medals in Beijing.

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GM Dealers Expect Word on Plans to Cut 1,100 Shops

Posted: 05/15/2009 - DETROIT (AP) -- A day after Chrysler LLC told a quarter of its dealers that it won't renew their contracts, owners of General Motors Corp. dealerships are awaiting word on whether they will be next.

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NY Air Crash Raises Many Safety Concerns

Updated: 05/15/2009 - After three days of testimony about pilot fatigue, failed flying tests and cockpit warning systems, the uncle of a victim of crashed Flight 3407 summed up his frustration: "No one had to die. The behavior was beyond unprofessional."

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JC Penney 1Q Profit Slides on Pension Expense

Posted: 05/15/2009 - J.C. Penney Co. said Friday that its first-quarter profit tumbled 79 percent on a hefty pension expense. While the quarterly results managed to beat analysts' estimates, the department store chain said it will miss Wall Street's full-year forecast.

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Obama Chooses NY Doctor to Head CDC

Updated: 05/14/2009 - With Kathleen Sebelius wrapping up her 3rd week as Health and Human Services Secretary, President Obama will name Dr. Thomas Frieden to work with her, from the Centers for Disease Control.

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13 at 4: Alma Comes Together to Help Accident Victim

Posted: 05/14/2009 - Chad Schmitz's friends and family plan a big benefit bash after his spinal injury in a January car accident. His cousin, Jesse Gehrt, talked about it with Ralph Thursday on "13 News at 4."

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Civil Rights Documentary Screened in Topeka

Updated: 05/14/2009 - The Topeka Human Relations Commission and YWCA R.A.C.E. Committee held a screening of the civil rights documentary "Brick by Brick" Thursday night.

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Pretrial Hearing Set in Topeka Church Arson Case

Updated: 05/14/2009 - 19-year old Trevor Jones faces one count of arson and two counts of criminal desecration for an April 2006 fire at Hillside Church and incidents at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. A pretrial hearing is set for June 22nd.

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Spotting Sodium in Your Diet

Updated: 05/29/2009 - Only about ten-percent of the sodium we eat comes from adding it at the table or cooking. The rest is hidden in all the processed foods we find.

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Shawnee Co. Judge Considering Fate of TPD Officer's Case

Updated: 05/14/2009 - In a teleconference Thursday, no attorneys involved in the Jason Judd case requested oral arguments to further respond to a motion to dismiss, so Judge Nancy Parrish will use the written briefs already filed. Judd is charged with aggravated battery for an off-duty shooting.

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'Slumdog' Child Star's Home Bulldozed As Part of Mumbai Slum Cleanup

Updated: 05/14/2009 - MUMBAI, India (AP) -- The 10-year-old child star of "Slumdog Millionaire" was awakened Thursday by a policeman wielding a bamboo stick and ordered out of his home. Minutes later it was bulldozed along with dozens of other shanties in the Mumbai slum he calls home.

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NYC Closing Schools for Another Swine Flu Outbreak

Updated: 05/14/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City has closed three schools in response to a swine flu outbreak that has left an assistant principal in critical condition and sent hundreds of kids home with flu symptoms, in a flare-up of the virus that sent shock waves through the world last month.

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