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Mom who gave birth on flight didn't know she was pregnant

May. 05, 2021 20:42 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — Lavinia “Lavi” Mounga had no idea a baby was coming when she went into labor on a flight from her home in Utah to Honolulu last week. “I just didn't know I was pregnant, and then this guy just came out of nowhere,” Mounga said during a video...

Nurses, doctor help 'lucky' mom who gave birth on flight

May. 03, 2021 02:46 AM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — A doctor and a team of neonatal medical professionals were in the right place at the right time — helping a Utah woman deliver her baby onboard an hourslong flight to Hawaii. Lavinia “Lavi” Mounga was traveling from Salt Lake City to Hawaii on...

Young boy dies with COVID-19 after family travels to Hawaii

Apr. 27, 2021 21:27 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — A child who traveled to Hawaii with his vaccinated parents has died after contracting COVID-19. The Hawaii Department of Health said Tuesday the boy is under 11 and had known underlying conditions. “While we mourn all victims of...

Distillery to build family-friendly destination in Kentucky

Apr. 16, 2021 04:34 AM EDT

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky distillery startup is planning to build a 300-acre campus that will employ about 126 workers, the governor's office said. Log Still Distillery is investing $24 million in a second phase of its project to revive a historic site in Nelson...

Balloon release honors teen killed during family vacation

Apr. 04, 2021 13:46 PM EDT

SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Dozens of shiny red and black balloons floated up from behind a funeral home on Preston Highway Saturday evening, a memorial to 14-year-old Lucas Dale Likes. With the sun shining from just above the horizon, friends and family members...

Harden has triple-double, Irving 27 as Nets edge Wolves

Mar. 29, 2021 22:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden had 38 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds, tying the Nets' single-season record with his 12th triple-double in just 32 games, and Brooklyn held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 112-107 on Monday night. Kyrie Irving added 27 points in his...

North Carolina boy, 4, drowns in swimming pool in S Carolina

Mar. 29, 2021 14:12 PM EDT

BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — A 4-year-old North Carolina boy drowned after his body was found in a pool at a rental home in South Carolina, authorities said. Beaufort County Coroner David Ott said Aanay Sojitra of Cary, North Carolina died at Memorial Health Medical Center in...

Irving to miss Nets' road trip to tend to family matter

Mar. 22, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving will miss the Brooklyn Nets' three-game road trip this week while dealing with a family matter. The Nets said Monday that Irving would not accompany the team for games Tuesday at Portland, Wednesday at Utah or Friday at Detroit. ...