California paternity-rights bill on hold

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — A California bill sparked by a custody dispute involving “The Lost Boys” actor Jason Patric that would allow c…

The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks

The iBookstore’s Official Book Charts for the week ending Aug. 12, 2013: 1. “The Cuckoo’s Calling,” by Robert Galbraith & J.K. Rowling (Litt…

Iowa Veterans Home gets federal grant

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Veterans Home is set to receive a federal grant of more than $600,000. Rep. Bruce Braley announced the fund…