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Principal cancels Pledge of Allegiance
Students at a high school in Nebraska did not recite the Pledge of Allegiance last week. The decision was made by the school's principal. He decided to skip the pledge due to the partial shutdown of the federal government. The federal government has been partially shut down ...
Students at a high school in Nebraska did not recite the Pledge of Allegiance last week. The decision was made by the school's principal. He decided to skip the pledge due to the partial shutdown of the federal government. The federal government has been partially shut down ...
Students at a high school in Nebraska did not recite the Pledge of Allegiance last week. The decision was made by the...
- Posted on October 15, 2013
Zoo gets baby hippo
It’s a baby — a big one — although no one knows yet if Gulf Breeze Zoo’s newest Nile hippopotamus is a boy or a girl. Zoo officials have not gotten close enough to examine the 65-pound newborn. “As long as everything looks good — baby is nursing, mom is h...
It’s a baby — a big one — although no one knows yet if Gulf Breeze Zoo’s newest Nile hippopotamus is a boy or a girl. Zoo officials have not gotten close enough to examine the 65-pound newborn. “As long as everything looks good — baby is nursing, mom is h...
It’s a baby — a big one — although no one knows yet if Gulf Breeze Zoo’s newest Nile hippopotamus is a boy or...
- Posted on October 11, 2013
Wanna race roaches?
Cockroaches are the subject of nightmares for some people. But for one Wisconsin company, they're a sport. Batzner Pest Management held its 13th annual "Running of the Roaches" in New Berlin. Nine Madagascar hissing cockroaches ran three heats on the custom-built 8-f...
Cockroaches are the subject of nightmares for some people. But for one Wisconsin company, they're a sport. Batzner Pest Management held its 13th annual "Running of the Roaches" in New Berlin. Nine Madagascar hissing cockroaches ran three heats on the custom-built 8-f...
Cockroaches are the subject of nightmares for some people. But for one Wisconsin company, they're a sport. Bat...
- Posted on October 11, 2013
Would you swim in a tank full of sharks?
Sharks might have a bad rap with some people. But officials at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium insist it's the sharks that usually face danger when they cross paths with humans. Hoping to shift public perception, the Tacoma zoo is debuting an attraction where people can sw...
Sharks might have a bad rap with some people. But officials at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium insist it's the sharks that usually face danger when they cross paths with humans. Hoping to shift public perception, the Tacoma zoo is debuting an attraction where people can sw...
Sharks might have a bad rap with some people. But officials at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium insist it's the shar...
- Posted on October 11, 2013
School canceled for good weather
Have you ever longingly looked through a classroom window and gazed upon a delightful day that beckoned you outside? Then Len McWilliams is your kind of principal. The headmaster of a school in Georgia says he plans to cancel classes because of great weather. Principa...
Have you ever longingly looked through a classroom window and gazed upon a delightful day that beckoned you outside? Then Len McWilliams is your kind of principal. The headmaster of a school in Georgia says he plans to cancel classes because of great weather. Principa...
Have you ever longingly looked through a classroom window and gazed upon a delightful day that beckoned you outside? ...
- Posted on October 11, 2013
Want to ride with Superman? Move to Ohio
Ohio fans of the Man of Steel now officially can have the Superman logo on their wheels. Ohioans can get a license plate with the iconic "S'' insignia and the phrase "Truth, Justice and the American Way." It went on sale Monday. Relatives of Superman creators Jerry Siegel an...
Ohio fans of the Man of Steel now officially can have the Superman logo on their wheels. Ohioans can get a license plate with the iconic "S'' insignia and the phrase "Truth, Justice and the American Way." It went on sale Monday. Relatives of Superman creators Jerry Siegel an...
Ohio fans of the Man of Steel now officially can have the Superman logo on their wheels. Ohioans can get a lic...
- Posted on October 9, 2013
School cancels Halloween
Officials at a suburban Philadelphia elementary school have decided to cancel a Halloween parade and other Halloween celebrations. The school cited a ban on promoting religious beliefs. Parents received a letter from the principal at Inglewood Elementary School in Lansdale o...
Officials at a suburban Philadelphia elementary school have decided to cancel a Halloween parade and other Halloween celebrations. The school cited a ban on promoting religious beliefs. Parents received a letter from the principal at Inglewood Elementary School in Lansdale o...
Officials at a suburban Philadelphia elementary school have decided to cancel a Halloween parade and other Halloween ...
- Posted on October 9, 2013
Dog crashes half marathon, wins medal
An Indiana dog who became an Internet sensation after crashing a half marathon has won a medal. The chocolate Labrador retriever named Boogie ran most of the 13.1 miles in Saturday's Evansville event and then was taken to Animal Control. Owner Jerry Butts says that th...
An Indiana dog who became an Internet sensation after crashing a half marathon has won a medal. The chocolate Labrador retriever named Boogie ran most of the 13.1 miles in Saturday's Evansville event and then was taken to Animal Control. Owner Jerry Butts says that th...
An Indiana dog who became an Internet sensation after crashing a half marathon has won a medal. The chocolate ...
- Posted on October 9, 2013
A great day for surfing – except for the shark
Jay Scrivner was waiting for waves off the Northern California coast near his hometown of Eureka on Sunday morning. He had been surfing for about two hours when a nine-foot great white bit his thigh and board. "Sometimes you have a feeling that the water is weird," Scrivner ...
Jay Scrivner was waiting for waves off the Northern California coast near his hometown of Eureka on Sunday morning. He had been surfing for about two hours when a nine-foot great white bit his thigh and board. "Sometimes you have a feeling that the water is weird," Scrivner ...
Jay Scrivner was waiting for waves off the Northern California coast near his hometown of Eureka on Sunday morning. H...
- Posted on October 8, 2013
Could one diamond be worth $30 million?
A white diamond the size of a small egg sold for $30.6 million at a Hong Kong auction Monday night. That was more than the previous record of $26.7 million for a white diamond. The "flawless" white 118-carat oval diamond was mined and cut two years ago. The stone weig...
A white diamond the size of a small egg sold for $30.6 million at a Hong Kong auction Monday night. That was more than the previous record of $26.7 million for a white diamond. The "flawless" white 118-carat oval diamond was mined and cut two years ago. The stone weig...
A white diamond the size of a small egg sold for $30.6 million at a Hong Kong auction Monday night. That was more tha...
- Posted on October 7, 2013
The $100 bill gets a redesign
The new $100 bill comes out today. It has an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters. The $100 bill is the last bill to get a make-over in a process that began in 2003 with the $20 bill. The government redesigned the greenbacks with subtle colors and ot...
The new $100 bill comes out today. It has an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters. The $100 bill is the last bill to get a make-over in a process that began in 2003 with the $20 bill. The government redesigned the greenbacks with subtle colors and ot...
The new $100 bill comes out today. It has an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters. Th...
- Posted on October 7, 2013