Dogs smarter than people think

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOSANGELES.CBSLOCAL) — Researchers at Yale are using cognitive interactive studies to learn more about how dogs’ minds work. Laurie Santos, director of the Yale Canine Cognition Center, explains more…

Early sports star changed a nation for Jesus

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1703155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Billy Sunday[/caption] A baseball star, Billy Sunday played for the Chicago White Stockings in the 1880s and later the Philadelphia Phillies. Born during the more…

Sparks fly as 'divest-from-U.S.' activist hit with reality

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="c5OGdlczr0y1WcrF7kBG8q8yYlHnk7jS" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] "If you really want to divest from the United States, why don't you just move to Cuba or Iran?" "When you hang up, are you more…

Video: Teacher torments 'ugly a--' student

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) When an Illinois teacher joined students and began bullying a teen because of his size, the stunned 15-year-old kept his composure and managed to more…

Lincoln 'top president,' Obama far down list

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Although it has been celebrated officially since 1879, Presidents’ Day serves essentially two purposes: a patriotic excuse for retail discounts and an irresistible occasion to engage more…

Hey America, your history counts!

by Bob Unruh -- President's Day is for sales: Mattresses, cars, televisions, clothes, games and more, right? Get a good deal on a lawn mower, upgrade that big-screen entertainment center, lock up more…

School bus flips with team inside

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KOMONEWS) — SHORELINE, Wash. -- Nine people were taken to a local hospital after a school bus crashed and rolled over in Shoreline Saturday night. The bus was more…

'Top teacher' winner quits due to Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1696955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Stacie Starr reacts to winning the Top Teacher contest (Bruce Bishop/ Chronicle-Telegram[/caption] Honored as the "Top Teacher" by ABC's "Live with Kelly and Michael" more…

School bans use of 'R-word' on campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) The students gathered in the historic Sandy Spring Friends Meeting House, a white clapboard building that forms the heart of the Quaker school. Normally, this was more…