Visa overstays get short shrift in border security debate

SAN DIEGO (AP) — More than 20 years had elapsed since the U.S. government estimated how many people entered the country legally and overstayed their visas. The updated numbers, finally published in January, were sobering.

  • Written by ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press

A founder of the New Orleans girl group The Dixie Cups dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Joan Marie Johnson, one of the founding members of the New Orleans girl group The Dixie Cups, who had a No. 1 hit in 1964 with "Chapel of Love," has died at a hospice in New Orleans. She was 72.

  • Written by MARK KENNEDY, AP Entertainment Writer