By ANGELA K. BROWNAssociated Press
SPRINGTOWN, Texas (AP) - Like many schools in Texas, "spare the rod and spoil the child" might be considered the motto at Springtown High School.
But when two teenage girls there reportedly suffered bruises after being paddled by male assistant principals,
By SAMANTHA CRITCHELLAP Fashion Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - When you are a hot young starlet in Hollywood, you often get what you want. For Nikki Reed, that meant goose-bump calfskin, and for Chloe Grace Moretz, it was a menswear-inspired design. They are two of the celebrities to work with footwear
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado judge has ordered authorities to collect a palm print and DNA sample from the Aurora theater shooting suspect.
Arapahoe County District Judge William B. Sylvester issued his order Tuesday. Prosecutors argued Thursday that they needed the print from 24-year-old
By EMERY P. DALESIOAP Business Writer
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A nuclear power partnership of General Electric Co. and Tokyo-based Hitachi Ltd. received federal approval Tuesday to build the first plant to enrich uranium for use in commercial reactors using a classified laser technology.
By IVAN MORENOAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - A gay couple from New Jersey is suing a group that used their engagement photo in an attack mailer against a Republican Colorado state lawmaker who supported civil unions this year.
The Southern Poverty Law Center said it will file a federal lawsuit
By JAY REEVESAssociated Press
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - A former college professor who killed three people and wounded three others during a faculty meeting wanted to go to death row and had to be convinced by her parents to accept a plea deal that spared her life, her lawyer said Tuesday.
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: On Monday, September 24, 2012, Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputy T. Jones responded to J.C. Penney's in the Spokane Valley Mall on a trouble unknown call. When Deputy Jones arrived on scene Loss Prevention Officers said they had a
UPDATE: The Washington State Department of Health reports a teenage boy between the ages of 13-18 was diagnosed with salmonella.He got sick 6 weeks ago, and his symptoms were bad enough he saw a doctor and was then diagnosed. Donn Moyer of the Washington DOH says the boy had the same strain of
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The United States and the U.N.'s new Syria mediator grappled for a new strategy Tuesday toward stopping 18 months of brutal government crackdowns and civil war in the Arab country as President Barack Obama again called for the end of Syrian
By SAMANTHA HENRYAssociated Press
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Jury deliberations started Tuesday in the case of an Illinois man accused of taking trade secrets from his job with a New Jersey-based defense contractor and presenting them at two conferences in his native China.
Federal prosecutors in New