News for Monday, August 4, 2008


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Longtime Braves broadcaster Skip Caray dies at 68

ATLANTA (AP) - Skip Caray, a voice of the Atlanta Braves for 33 years and part of a family line of baseball broadcasters that included Hall of Famer Harry Caray, died in his sleep at home on Sunday, the team said. He was 68.

Edwards gets fourth win of the season

LONG POND, Pa. - When it came to crunch time, Carl Edwards had a dominating car.

Anthrax Investigation: Sealed papers describe DNA, other anthrax details

WASHINGTON - It was science that led the FBI to the scientist.

Study: Restaurant kids' meals loaded with calories

WASHINGTON - Parents looking for healthy meal choices for their children are likely to find slim pickings on the menus of the nation's top restaurant chains, according to a report released Monday by a nonprofit public health group.

Zoo officials' plan to send elephant to Mexico stirs debate

DALLAS - Jenny the elephant lazily poked her trunk into a bucket of fruit as her keepers at the Dallas Zoo hosed her during her morning bath, seemingly oblivious to the fact that she could soon be shipped far from her home of 22 years.

Pack prez Murphy says team will welcome Favre back

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Brett Favre is back. It remains to be seen whether he'll still be the leader of the Pack.