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20 students accused in college-exam scandal in NY

November 23, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Joshua Chefec, left, Adam Justin, background center, and George Trane, right, are escorted from of the Nassau District Attorney’s office, in Mineola, N.Y. Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011. Thirteen more current and former high school students from Great Neck, on New York’s Long Island were charged Tuesday in a widening college entrance exam cheating...

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Obama in NH: I’m tax -cutter, GOP should go along

November 23, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama speaks about jobs, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, at Manchester High School Central in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — President Barack Obama dashed into politically important New Hampshire Tuesday,...

Romney to run his first TV ad of presidential race

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks to employees at BAE Systems in Nashua, N.H., Monday, Nov. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is turning President...

Britain wins 5 International Emmys

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Producer Nigel Lythgoe poses with the Founders Award at the 39th International Emmy Awards, on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams) NEW YORK (AP) — Christopher Eccleston and Julie Walters garnered the main acting awards as British...

Was Calif. police use of pepper spray justified?

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, photo Occupy University of California, Davis, protesters including David Buscho, far left, react after being pepper sprayed by police who came to remove tents set up on the school’s quad Friday in Davis, Calif. Two...

Super failure: Deficit-cutting panel gives up

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Debt supercommittee co-chair Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., speaks outside her office on Capitol Hill as the work of the debt reduction panel ends in failure, in Washington, Monday, Nov. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) —...

Case of accused White House shooter is rare

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the U.S. Park Police shows an undated image of Oscar Ortega. U.S. Park Police have an arrest warrant out for Ortega, who is believed to be connected to a bullet hitting an exterior window of the White House Friday and was stopped by...

What next? Lawmakers look to undo the back-up plan

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 13, 2011 file photo Supercommittee co-chairs Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, left, and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., right, confer as the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction meets to hear testimony about the national debt from...

Obama threatens to veto changes to $1.2T in cuts

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama makes a statement at the White House after the congressional debt supercommittee failed to reach an agreement on debt reduction on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) WASHINGTON (AP) — President...

Missing girl’s mom arrested on child abuse charges

November 22, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriffs Office, Jerice Hunter, mother of missing 5-year-old girl Jhessye Shockley is photographed Monday, Nov. 21, 2011. Sgt. Brent Coombs said Monday that Jerice Hunter was arrested on child abuse charges...