West Virginia teachers continued their strike for a second day Wednesday, descending on the state Capitol in droves to watch whether lawmakers circle back to an education bill that had been tabled a day before.
A Muslim civil-rights group is calling for a congressional investigation after its lawsuit revealed the federal government has given access to its terrorist watchlist to more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities.
The ACLU has put a Kenosha, Wisconsin high school on notice after parents complained that cheerleaders were given awards for “Big Boobie” and “Big Booty” at a banquet. School officials allegedly called it joking.
Ade Tramble wanted to hire a hitman to kill a witness set to testify against him in court, an Illinois sheriff’s office said. The inmate was actually talking to an undercover detective with the Gang Task Force.
Neil Clem, 28, of Ward, led the Lonoke County Sheriff’s Office on a car and foot chase, Arkansas police said. He said he “was watching Cops (TV show) earlier and I have a warrant so I thought it would be fun.”
A Hillsborough County sheriff’s deputy was called to round up a herd of runaway goats in Riverview, Florida, on February 14. Cpl Kaleikini responded to a call about the loose goats in Lake St Charles and helped the goats find their way home.