Praying mantis species named for Justice Ginsburg

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_3358314" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, left, and her namesake, Ilomantis ginsburgae, right[/caption] Upon examining its genitals and frilly "neckwear," scientists determined a newly more…

'Truly miraculous': Is this the original Alamo?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS) — SAN ANTONIO — City archaeologists recently completed a three-year investigation into a newly discovered, “probable” mission just north of downtown, and it may be more…

2 dead in murder-suicide at UCLA

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer utKDxnVu] Police wearing tactical gear flooded the campus property of University of California, Los Angeles, early Wednesday afternoon, locking down the campus while they combed for a more…

Teacher 'pregnant' with 13-year-old's baby takes fatal action

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3356484" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alexandria Vera[/caption] Alexandria Vera, 24, a middle-school teacher for the Aldine Independent district in Houston, Texas, accused of having sex with her eighth-grade student more…

Texas orders schools to defy Obama's transgender order

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3355554" align="aligncenter" width="602"] Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick[/caption] Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick told superintendents of all public schools in the state via letter that they should more…

Teens face felony for 'whites only' water fountain

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DFW.CBSLOCAL) — A senior prank has likely landed felony charges for five Arlington teenagers. Ryan Westbrook, 17, Ethan Sigmund, 18, Christian Joeckel, 18, Hayden Honoloka, 17 and Cameron more…