Hank Aaron likens Republicans to KKK

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Hank Aaron's march to history ended 40 years ago today, when his 715th home run vaulted him past Ruth as baseball's all-time home run leader. Yet more…

Babysitter tattoos kids while mom away

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSADVANCE) — A Campbell County judge on Monday certified charges to a grand jury against a mother and her boyfriend in connection with the tattooing of two children more…

Premiums skyrocketing under Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) Health insurance premiums are showing the sharpest increases perhaps ever according to a survey of brokers who sell coverage in the individual and small group market. Morgan more…

Teacher fired for refusing to unfriend students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="8yeXR1bDoPsuBoCuYzUATEzZOqtyhxSZ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (BOSTON.CBSLOCAL) — At 79 years old, Carol Thebarge, a long-time substitute teacher, is out of work. It’s not because she’s retiring but because of a more…

NASA camera captures bright light on Mars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1pcnV1bDqLkS7jOTPAqCwXHNqXdz8a46" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) A NASA camera on Mars has captured what appears to be artificial light emanating outward from the planet's surface. The photo, beamed millions more…

Army releases details of Ft. Hood rampage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) KILLEEN, Tex. — In a little more than eight minutes, Specialist Ivan. A. Lopez fired at least 35 rounds at his fellow troops at Fort more…

Smart cars being tipped over in San Fran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS) How many goofballs does it take to tip over a Smart car? Andrew Smith sure wants to know. Early Monday morning, just past 1, more…

Obama's female staffers paid less than men

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — President Obama on Tuesday will call attention to what he has said is an “embarrassment” in America: the fact that women make, on average, only more…

Kissing congressman asks for forgiveness

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE QUACHITA CITIZEN) UPDATED: Congressman Vance McAllister issued a statement Monday afternoon "asking for forgiveness" after The Ouachita Citizen first reported McAllister was captured in a video recording passionately kissing and more…