Amber Woodson was sworn in as New Haven's first African American full-time officer on November 1, 2015.

New Haven police officer turns tragedy into history

The first African American full-time New Haven police officer wanted to become an officer from an early age after tragedy struck her family. She never thought she’d make history because of it.

File Photo. An Amish buggy with an orange triangle makes its way home after a trip to the store in this May 27, 2003 file photo taken in Millheim, Pa. (AP Photo/Pat Little, File)

No dropping: Law mandating horse poop bags rankles Amish

Amish residents of a western Kentucky town are fighting back against an ordinance requiring large animals to wear collection bags to catch their droppings, arguing that the law unfairly singles out their community.