The Boy Scouts of America’s National Council has voted to ease a long-standing ban and allow openly gay boys to be accepted as Scouts.
Institute of Medicine calls for increased physical activity in schools, and not just in gym class.
The number is unclear, but it was just last month the company twice asked for workers to volunteer for early retirement.
Get ready for another busy hurricane season, maybe unusually wild, federal forecasters say.
A former Clearwater teacher was sentenced today for having an affair with a student.
Mary J. Blige and her husband have been hit with a $3.4 million tax lien in New Jersey.
Oklahoma City police have corrected a damage estimate from the tornado that swept through an Oklahoma City suburb.
The Kansas City Royals have optioned relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera to Triple-A.
The Kansas Legislature’s annual session will go into overtime because of disagreements on tax issues among Republicans.
A Kansas City, Kan., man has been indicted on charges of threatening the city’s police chief and other law enforcement officers.
Seven people have been released from an Emporia hospital after an ammonia leak at the city’s Tyson Foods plant
The head of NASA is visiting the Jet Propulsion Laboratory where engineers are working on a proposed mission to lasso a small asteroid and d…
A prosecutor in Las Vegas compared two men accused of killing a high school student who refused to let go of his iPad with wild animals ambu…
President Barack Obama was interrupted three times by a woman who shouted about drones and detainees in Cuba as he delivered a speech on nat…
A Virginia man who was once one of the nation’s most prominent swimming coaches has been sentenced to seven years in prison for sexually abu…