In July 2011, a Texas mom spent the night in jail after a neighbor called and told police that children were playing outside unsupervised. Tammy Cooper was arrested on child endangerment charges. Now, she’s suing.
A school system in Florida might decide to bring back paddling. Though seldom used, corporal punishment is legal in schools in 19 States, including Florida. Some parents are in favor of the idea, but others disagree with the practice.
A false flag may be on the horizon, one that will be used to throw the United States into full-on military conflict with Iran. Any aggression, such as acts of terror, toward the United States in coming months will likely be blamed on the Iranian government.
Earlier this week, President Barack Obama dropped by the set of Barbara Walters’ henhouse cluckfest “The View.” During his sit-down with the gals, Obama once again blamed the catastrophic violence overtaking the Mideast on the so-called “movie” “Innocence of Muslims.”
After years of bristling under the rule of a monarchy, Americans were loath to create another monarchy. Antifederalist Philadelphiensis warned that the U.S. Constitution was creating an executive with even more power than a king.
On Wednesday, a group of eight House GOP committee chairmen demanded that the Administration of Barack Obama issue a new briefing about the events that unfolded in Benghazi, Libya, that left U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens dead.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (UPI) — Coyotes living in cities don’t stray from their mates and couples stay together for life, which may help them thrive in urban areas, U.S. researchers say. […]
WASHINGTON (UPI) — An important weather satellite monitoring the U.S. East Coast has shut down, necessitating activation of a spare satellite to take its place, officials said. After several days […]
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Following the news is one way Americans learn about politics but it is not sufficient, by itself, enough to create political knowledge, U.S. researchers say. A study […]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (UPI) — A river turtle species, once one of the most wide-ranging in the United States, still suffers from past harvesting and declining water quality, researchers say. University […]
GREENBELT, Md. (UPI) — NASA says its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter is acquiring stereo images of the moon in high resolution to provide 3-D views of the surface. A team of […]
OTTAWA (UPI) — Infants as young as 6 months old would benefit from eating meat, poultry and fish, a group of Canadian health organizations announced Tuesday. Under the auspices of […]
SAN DIEGO (UPI) — Parents can make a big difference by helping to instill healthy behaviors in their children, a U.S. health and wellness company says. Dr. Mary Jane Osmick, […]
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (UPI) — People with low levels of vitamin D were associated with a higher risk of heart attack and early death, researchers at the University of Copenhagen said. […]
OTTAWA (UPI) — The Canadian government made the street drug known as bath salts illegal Wednesday, putting it in the same category as heroin and cocaine, officials said. Federal Health […]
GAITHERSBURG, Md. (UPI) — Communications company Verizon has joined the Lockheed Martin Cyber Security Alliance to counter cybertreats to U.S. information technology infrastructure. The alliance, composed of leading companies in […]
WASHINGTON (UPI) — U.S. retail sales receipts rose 0.6 percent in the week ending Saturday compared with the previous week, a trade association in Washington said. The International Council of […]
DEARBORN, Mich. (UPI) — U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co. said it would trim its workforce in Europe to cut costs during the region’s economic downturn. “When you look at the […]
WASHINGTON (UPI) — Sales of new single-family homes dropped marginally July to August, the U.S. Commerce Department said Wednesday. Sales fell 0.3 percent from a revised July rate of 374,000 […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (UPI) — Bank of America said it was closing down its 10 childcare centers, which are run by Bright Horizons, a Massachusetts company. The move is part of […]
MANHATTAN, Kan., (UPI) — The president of Kansas State University said he wants the school to be known nationally as Kansas State, instead of the traditional informal K-State. President Kirk […]
TRENTON, N.J., (UPI) — A poll of New Jersey voters indicates 45 percent support a bill requiring pets to be restrained during car trips, with 40 against. The Fairleigh Dickinson […]
CLERMONT, Fla., (UPI) — A Florida library said a Babe Ruth-autographed postcard discovered by volunteers sorting through donations appears to be authentic. Terry Moherek, president of the Cooper Memorial Library […]