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

Danish angling bonanza: 80,000 trout set free by accident

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) —€” Danish anglers are rushing to a western Denmark fjord to catch some of the up to 80,000 farmed rainbow trout that have been accidentally released into Danish waters, hoping to keep them from upsetting the area's ecological balance.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS