She’s not a disabled dog. She’s a ski machine!

Girl Scout sets new sales record The Girl Scouts have a new sales leader. An Oklahoma City girl broke the organization's decades-old sales record. But her margin of victory was slim. It was barely more than the thickness of a Thin... - Posted on March 27, 2014
Baby gorilla meets her mom for first time A 12-day-old baby gorilla is finally in her mother's arms. She was sick when she was born. So zoo officials took care of her before releasing her to her mother. But now the baby gorilla is O... - Posted on March 27, 2014
My, what a long tongue you’ll have! The Denver Zoo has a newborn southern tamandua. A tamandua is a type of anteater. The baby is named Cayenne. She was having some trouble. But now she is OK. Her condition improved af... - Posted on March 25, 2014
“Friend-less” boy joins pro hockey team A Michigan boy said he didn't want an 11th birthday party because he had no friends. But now he is getting a new gig. Professional hockey player. Colin and his family were surprised ... - Posted on March 21, 2014
Easter Egg hunt? There's an app for that! New York City is getting ready for an old-fashioned Easter egg hunt. But this hunt will have a 21st-century twist. You'll need a smartphone app to find the eggs. Nearly 275 egg sculptures wi... - Posted on March 20, 2014
Cat rescued after 3 days atop a 60-foot pole A cat has been rescued near Las Cruces, New Mexico. She had been stranded atop a 60-foot power pole. She was stuck up there for three days. She survived a rainstorm and gusty winds while atop the p... - Posted on March 20, 2014
Do students still need to learn handwriting? If most writing is done on keyboards, do we need to learn handwriting? At least one state has plans to make it the law. South Carolina wants to require schools to teach handwriting. Students... - Posted on March 20, 2014
Family getting help for “bad” cat Last week, a cat trapped its owners in their bedroom. But the family is not giving up on their 22-pound pet. Instead, they are getting it medical attention and therapy. Two days before, poli... - Posted on March 16, 2014
New coin throws currency a curve The United States Mint in San Francisco will soon produce an unusual coin. The coin will honor the national pastime – baseball. Like so many great baseball pitchers, the new coin will fea... - Posted on March 16, 2014
She’s not a disabled dog. She’s a ski machine! A special wheelchair with attached skis has made it possible for a disabled dog to play in the Wisconsin snow. The dog belongs to Shiela Lund, of Milton, Wisconsin. She owns a 10-year-old border co... - Posted on March 14, 2014