How did U.S. govern itself before Constitution?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3004304" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Drafting the Articles of Confederation, 1781[/caption] What was the government in the United States before the U.S. Constitution was written? It was the Articles more…

30 high-school girls in massive fight over boy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PITTSBURGH.CBSLOCAL) — A large police presence was called to a school in the Hill District Monday morning. According to officials at the scene, a large fight broke out more…

Student loans comprise 37% of U.S. assets

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3003264" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The more college students take out loans, the more the federal government benefits. (Credit: StudentLoans.gov)[/caption] The U.S. Treasury Department's recently released report on government more…

Teen in custody after school shooting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) Four students were injured after a 14-year-old allegedly walked into the lunchroom at Madison Junior/Senior High School in Middletown, Ohio, and started firing, authorities said today. more…

Bet you didn't know this about Leap Day

by Bill Federer -- Feb. 29th is Leap Day. It was invented in 45 B.C. when Julius Caesar replaced the many calendars used throughout the Roman Empire based on the moon's lunar more…