Work continues around storage tanks at Freedom Industries storage facility  in Charleston, W.Va., Monday, Jan. 13, 2014.  The ban on tap water for parts of West Virginia was lifted on Monday, ending a crisis for a fraction of the 300,000 people who were told not to drink, wash or cook with water after a chemical spill tainted the water supply. Gov. Earl Tomblin made the announcement at a news conference, five days after people were told to use the water only to flush their toilets. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

US Senate hearing on W.Va. chemical spill

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A U.S. Senate committee will hear testimony on the West Virginia chemical spill that left 300,000 people without cl…

This undated photo released by the Maricopa County Animal Care & Control shelter, shows shelter personnel holding "Meatball", a 36-pound cat in Phoenix. "Meatball" is temporarily staying in an office at the shelter because he's too large to fit into a standard kennel.  The shelter is trying to place him with a rescue organization that helps overweight cats. (AP Photo/Maricopa County Animal Care & Control)

Arizona shelter has 36-pound cat

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona animal shelter has a rather large cat on its hands. The Maricopa County Animal Care and Control recently received …

FILE - This April 21, 2009 file photo shows historian and author Jon Meacham in New York. Meacham is apologizing for saying on “Morning Joe” that Franklin Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln did not attempt to “rebuild” the country through executive orders, which President Obama advocated earlier this week as an alternative to getting legislation enacted. He wrote in an email Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, to The Associated Press that he was at best “imprecise” and at worst “just plain wrong.”(AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)

Historian apologizes for comments on Obama

NEW YORK (AP) — A Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer is apologizing for saying on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” that Franklin Roosevelt and Abraham L…

Kerry Wiggins, photo courtesy Newport News Police.

Three charged in NN prostitution bust

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Three people were arrested as a result of a prostitution sweep in Newport News Sunday. Harold Eley with the Newpo…