Florida county weighs armed deputies in schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Alachua County's law enforcement may be temporarily patrolling public elementary schools all day long once classes resume on Jan. 3. The Alachua County Sheriff's Office and more…

Violent twist to student's turtle experiment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Clemson University student Nathan Weaver set out to determine how to help turtles cross the road. He ended up getting a glimpse into the dark souls more…

'Bubble Boy' bill passes Congress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) If there's one thing Jenny Gardner is afraid of, it's hospitals. She has a primary immunodeficiency disease, also known as the "bubble boy" disease, which renders more…

DUI after driving on AA co-founder's lawn

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Vermont State Police say a man faces a drunken driving charge after driving onto the lawn of a historic home once owned by the co-founder of more…

Was there once a church in Mecca?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) The commandment "Make yourself no graven image" has long been strictly followed in the Arab world. There are very few statues of the caliphs and ancient more…

Hillary Clinton to return to work

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Examiner) On Dec. 27, 2012, it was announced that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will return to work sometime next week after taking some time off due to more…

Gallup: Record 74% oppose handgun ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Gallup.com) In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., Gallup finds 58% of Americans in favor of strengthening the laws covering the sale more…

Arafat's widow: 2000 war of terror was premeditated

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) Yasser Arafat's widow, Suha, admitted that the late leader of the "Palestinian" people had decided long before former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's contentious visit more…