China eclipses U.S. as biggest trading nation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — China surpassed the U.S. to become the world’s biggest trading nation last year as measured by the sum of exports and imports of goods, official figures more…

Paterno family blasts 'rush to injustice'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — The family of late Pennsylvania State University head football coach Joe Paterno released a report Sunday that slammed a university-funded study last year that found that more…

Teacher pours pencil shavings in boy's mouth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DFW.CBSLOCAL) — Marquis Jay pulls out a pencil sharpener and shows the amount of shavings inside, “She poured the pencil shavings in my mouth.” The 8th grader at more…

Dad pays daughter to stay off Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Every person has their price, and for a 14-year-old Boston girl, her price to quit Facebook is $200. Paul Baier and his daughter entered into a more…

LAPD to re-examine killer cop's firing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fugitive ex-Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner's claim in an online "manifesto" that his career was undone by racist colleagues conspiring against him comes at more…

China steps up buying in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) The deals getting the green light so far are smaller. Last week, U.S. regulators approved the Chinese acquisition of a U.S. battery maker despite political more…

Church to host concealed-handgun training

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AMARILLO GLOBE-NEWS) Calvary Baptist Church in Dumas will host a concealed handgun license class March 2, and although a house of worship is an unconventional locale for a class more…

Video: Girls arrested in school-bus beating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTSP-TV) PASCO COUNTY, Florida - A beef between two Mitchell High School students turned into a beating on a school bus that was caught on camera. "You can more…

Assisted suicide on legal agenda in states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) HARTFORD, Conn. -- A push for the legalization of physician-assisted suicide is under way in a half-dozen states where proponents say they see strong support for allowing doctors more…

Millennials 'most stressed-out' generation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) I’m stressed, you’re stressed, your partner is stressed, even our pets are stressed. But according a new survey from the American Psychological Association, the most stressed generation of adults more…