Ore. smokejumpers skydive into illegal pot garden A team of smokejumpers parachuting into a fire in the mountains of Southern Oregon landed in an illegal marijuana garden being prepared for growing season. The six smokejumpers from a base in Redmond found the site Monday evening, when there was a rash of lightning strikes. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
Prosecutors: Prosper High boys had ‘Team Snapback’ sex club McKINNEY — A prosecutor said Tuesday that several Prosper High School boys were part of a club with a reputation for giving girls drugs and forcing them to have sex. But one of the boys told a judge that “Team Snapback” was just a group of friends ... 05/15/2012 - 5:02 pm | View Link
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8212; The museums of the Vatican and Rome’s ancient Jewish community are hosting their first joint exhibit, building on decades of improved Catholic-Jewish relations following centuries of mistrust.
The focus of the exhibit opening in May will be the menorah, the seven-armed candelabrum described in the Jewish Torah and depicted in Jewish, Catholic and secular art over the centuries.
Through figurative art, the exhibit “recounts the multi-millennia, incredible and suffered history of the menorah,” organizers said in a statement Monday announcing the initiative.
Part of the show will explore the legend of a solid-gold menorah that was kept in the first Temple of Jerusalem.
Instrument-laden aircraft are surveying the Colorado high country this month as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up in the world's mountain snows - water that sustains a substantial share of the global population.
It's one thing to go have dinner on Presidents Day. But it's an entirely different thing to do it with a bunch of presidents and first ladies walking around, talking to you as you eat. Thanks to Yours Truly in Mentor, diners from all over get to find out about the entirely different thing thanks to the restaurant's Dinner with the Presidents event, which has been drawing crowds of kids of all ages from near and far for 10 years now.
CBS NewsFifth-grader asks police for help with math homework, and this was their responseCBS NewsWhen Molly Draper found out her 10-year-old daughter, Lena, messaged the local police department on Facebook requesting help with her math homework, she couldn't believe it. Not only that: they actually responded. Lena sent a message to the Marion, 5th-grader seeks math problem-solving help from local Ohio police departmentABC NewsOfficer helps 5th grader solve math problem9NEWS.com5th grader goes to Marion police for homework helpABC6OnYourSide.comCBS 8 San Diego -KXAN.comall 8 news articles »