The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 31 Jan 2015 00:23:41 EDTSat, 31 Jan 2015 00:23:41 EDT't sell nurse practitioners short"The nurse practitioner will see you now." It's a common welcome for patients in offices around the country. When most people hear the word nurse, they think of comfort, trust and caring.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTAbortion bill: Right end, wrong means thousands descended on Washington last week for the annual "March for Life," the Republican House of Representatives was busy watering down an antiabortion bill that restricted abortions after 20 weeks, except in cases of rape or incest, with...Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTGOP can't outbid for middle class's too easy to label President Obama's State of the Union as more tax-the-rich and redistribution. We know that. Rather than name-calling, Republicans must draw a clear line in the sand between their worldview and Obama's.Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTHollywood's 'Sniper' smearing Eastwood's movie "American Sniper" dominated the box office race over the long Martin Luther King weekend with a gross of $103.5 million. That's more than twice as high as the previous January opening weekend record.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTBoehner's dangerous gamble, that widely admired virtue so sadly rare in our nation's politics, has been - since 1948, when President Harry Truman, rejecting the counsel of his own Cabinet secretaries, recognized the newborn nation - the hallmark of Unites...Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT