Residents of four Colorado towns will vote on fracking bans Tuesday. Oil and gas production is growing in the western states, and what happens in Colorado is being closely watched in other shale-rich states.
Rushing to the scene of emergencies and disasters, Passarelli and her Soup Ladies nourish the helpers.
Baby Veronica case: The Oklahoma Supreme Court returned the custody of "Baby Veronica," back to her adoptive, non-Native American parents. The trial raised questions of tribal sovereignty versus federal law when the child's biological father, a Cherokee, tried to regain custody of his daughter from her adoptive parents.