MIDDLETON, Idaho (AP) - Officials at Middleton Heights Elementary didn't set out to confront gender stereotypes when they started splitting up the boys and girls. But that's exactly what happened, with the rural Idaho public school now among dozens nationwide being
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The insanity defense takes center stage as the trial begins Monday for a Florida teenager accused in the brutal 2010 attack on a girl outside a middle school.
Defense lawyers say 17-year-old Wayne Treacy suffered from post-
By HOWARD FENDRICHAP Tennis Writer
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - A Grand Slam title drought did indeed end in Sunday's historic and riveting Wimbledon final, only it was Roger Federer's lengthy-for-him gap between trophies that came to a close, rather than Britain's 76-year wait for a
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH and JESSIE L. BONNERAssociated Press
MIDDLETON, Idaho (AP) - Robin Gilbert didn't set out to confront gender stereotypes when she split up the boys and girls at her elementary school in rural southwestern Idaho.
But that's exactly what happened, with her Middleton
By WAYNE PARRYAssociated Press
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) - Don't call him Pauly.
Mike Maldonado has got the blowout hairdo, the gym-rat biceps, and the tan that makes you wonder: Is it real or spray-on?
He's also got women swooning
By DAVID MERCERAssociated Press
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - A Chicago man who spent more than 30 years behind bars before DNA evidence helped overturn his conviction in the rape and killing of a 3-year-old girl was released from prison late Friday, just hours after prosecutors
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City police responding to a gas leak at an apartment in the Bronx found two young children dead and a woman with lacerations to her wrists.
Police said Friday that the 5-year-old boy and 4-month-old girl were killed in an apparent murder-