| Sep 27, 2010
San Diego has the highest percentage of drivers with lcohol-related driving violations among the nation's 20 largest cities, according to a study released Monday.
According to Insurance.com, San Diego ranks top of the list with most DUI convictions....
| Oct 18, 2010
Illinois has been cutting the number of points required to pass annual achievement exams, allowing children to flub more questions but still be deemed "proficient."
Back in 2006, it took 36 of 56 points — about 64 percent — to pass the fifth-...
| Apr 11, 2010
The monkey tail is dead.
It sounds morbid and sad, but there is no mourning here in Kristi Burton's first-grade classroom at Duffy School. Teacher and students have moved on.
The D'Nealian alphabet's slants and curves, which town children have labored...
| May 25, 2010
| 1:01 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- An Ohio coroner is apologizing for a mix-up that resulted in an infant's body being cremated by mistake.
Franklin County Coroner Jan Gorniak in Columbus said Monday that an employee in her office misidentified two dead children and...
| Mar 18, 2010
The South Los Angeles foster mother under investigation in the fatal beating of a 2-year-old child had been the subject of five previous child-abuse complaints, including one substantiated allegation that she had severely neglected her own biological...
| Mar 21, 2010
Sid Fleischman was a successful suspense novelist and screenwriter whose credits included the screenplay for his novel "Blood Alley" when he decided to write a book that his young children could read so they would understand just what it was he did at...
| Mar 27, 2010
| 7:50 AM
An Ohio Man is behind bars on charges that he had inappropriate contact with a 14-year old Harrisburg teen.
A friend of the 14-year old friend of the girl told her own parents that the teen was in a motel room with an older man.
The parents, acting as...
| May 27, 2010
| 11:41 AM
U.S. drivers say they are talking and texting less while driving then they did a year ago as they become more aware of the risks, according to a new survey.
Four out of 10 drivers who admit to texting behind the wheel say they do it less often than...
| Jun 4, 2010
An e-mail sent by the president of Ohio State to the commissioner of the Big Ten hints that the conference is pursuing Texas as part of its expansion plans.
Ohio State President Gordon Gee told Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany in an April 20 e-mail that...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 11:19 AM
Big Ten CEOs usually meet without fanfare or the threat of a sneak attack by the expansion paparazzi.
But this year will be different.
Though Commissioner Jim Delany has promised Sunday's meeting of Big Ten presidents and chancellors will produce "no...
| Jun 10, 2010
| 8:03 AM
A semi truck hauling beer caught fire on Interstate 70 just west of downtown Thursday morning. The truck caught fire after it crashed. The driver, just barely escaped the burning truck before it exploded.
Firefighters referred to the explosion as a large...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 5:43 PM
COLUMBUS, OHIO (KTLA) -- A Beverly Hills socialite and actress has been sentenced for her role in transporting 14 separate shipments of marijuana from L.A. to Ohio by private jet.
Lisette Lee, 29, was sentenced to 6 years in prison in a scheme that...