By SARAH PARNASSAssociated Press
American children do much better identifying the correct answers to simple scientific tasks than using evidence from their experiments to explain those answers.
The National Assessment of Educational Progress, often called the
By LISA CORNWELLAssociated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - A man who says he was charged with disorderly conduct after using the word "crippled" to promote a comedian with muscular dystrophy claims Cincinnati police violated his free speech rights, and the comedian agrees
By Kate Stanhope,
Jersey Shore viewers have seen her GTL, fall in love and get arrested -- but one thing fans won't see from star Snooki is the upcoming birth of her first child.
"When I get married, yeah, we could work out something to film the ceremony for the show," the 24-year-old
SEATTLE (AP) - Washington state authorities say they have positively identified the remains of a woman killed by the Green River Killer, one of the nation's most prolific killers. The King County Sheriff's Office said Monday that remains found in Auburn, Wash., in 1985
By MAE ANDERSONAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Barnes & Noble said Tuesday that its fiscal fourth-quarter loss narrowed as the company continues to invest in its Nook e-reader business and adjust to the evolving book business.
Facing tough competition from
By SARAH DiLORENZOAP Business Writer
BRUSSELS (AP) - European leaders are locked in a fierce debate over how to solve the debt crisis that is killing off growth on the continent, including whether to ease up on the terms of Greece's bailout deal.
By ZINIE CHEN SAMPSONAssociated Press
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The vice rector of the University of Virginia's Board of Visitors resigned Tuesday, saying he wanted to help quell the turmoil surrounding the abrupt ouster of President Teresa Sullivan.
By FREDERIC J. FROMMER and JOSEPH WHITE and PETE YOSTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Barry Bonds. Guilty on a technicality. At least that's how much of the public sees it. It's all that came out of a seven-year investigation into baseball's home run king
By GENARO C. ARMAS and MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky's wife smiled as she took the witness stand on Tuesday to defend him against charges he sexually abused boys in their home and on Penn State's campus, and jurors also heard police