DENVER (AP) — A federal judge has ruled the Dr. James Dobson Family Institute is not subject to abortion-related requirements under the Affordable Care Act.
Services set for cyclist killed on nationwide charity ride
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Services are set for a Maine cyclist who was struck and killed on a Mississippi highway while making a cross-country charity ride to raise money for children with cancer.
James Dobson, of Lebanon, Maine, started in New Hampshire on Oct. 1 from the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. He was 44 days into his "Positive Vibes Tour" on his recumbent bike near Hattiesburg, Mississippi, when he died. The crash remains under investigation.
Man on cross-country recumbent bike trip struck, dies
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a man making a cross-country trip on a recumbent bicycle to raise money for children with cancer was struck and killed on a Mississippi highway.
James Dobson, of Lebanon, Maine, started in New Hampshire on Oct. 1 for the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. His goal was to ride 60 miles daily, to San Diego.
Police: 2 FIU football players shot, assailant at large
MIAMI (AP) — Two FIU football players were shot Thursday afternoon, and police said they were looking for who was responsible for what they called a drive-by attack.
Opa-locka (Florida) police chief James Dobson identified the players as running back Anthony Jones and offensive lineman Mershawn Miller. Jones was shot in the face and back, while Miller was shot in the arm. Both players were taken to Ryder Trauma Center, Jones getting airlifted there and Miller taken by ambulance.
New Hampshire man brings good vibes in cross-country ride
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — James Dobson is setting out for round-trip around the country to raise money for children with cancer in what he's calling the Positive Vibes Tour.
In fact, it will be his second Positive Vibes Tour, though the first one on a recumbent bicycle and the first one where he is raising money for a charity.
Police: Shooting leaves 1 dead, another injured
MIAMI (AP) — Police say a shooting at a Florida intersection at the start of rush hour left a man dead and another injured.
The Miami Herald reports the shooting happened in Opa-locka on Thursday.
BETTY MARIE ADKINS DOBSON, 67, of Genoa, W.Va., formerly of Logan, W.Va., wife of James Dobson, died April 9 at her residence. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Morris Funeral Home.
5 murder trials scheduled for 2018 in Boulder County
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Five homicide trials are scheduled to take place in Boulder County in 2018. District Attorney Stan Garnett says that is the most he has seen during his tenure.
OPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old student is recovering after another student stabbed him in the stomach during an argument in the parking lot of a South Florida high school.
Local news outlets are reporting the incident happened Tuesday morning outside North Park High School in Opa-locka, which is northwest of Miami.
This election year is a difficult to decide who to vote for as president with the two choices we have, but in studying both of the candidates and the party that they are associated with, I believe we only have one choice.