Flowers decorate a fence outside of Fort Hood's east gate on Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Killeen, Texas, in honor of those killed and wounded in the Fort Hood shooting on April 2. (AP Photo/ Tamir Kalifa)

Army: Fort Hood suspect had requested leave

The Fort Hood soldier suspected of killing three people and wounding 16 others last week began his eight-minute rampage on the sprawling Texas Army post after an argument related to taking leave, military investigators said Monday.…
Teachers (KSN File Photo)

Teachers concerned about due process

While many teachers are happy with the funding decisions, last minute amendments taking away due process has many concerned about the long term implications. …
In this Thursday, April 3, 2014 photo provided by CBS, David Letterman, host of the “Late Show with David Letterman,” waves to the audience in New York, after announcing that he will retire sometime in 2015. (AP Photo/CBS, Jeffrey R. Staab)

NBC boss isn’t worried about Letterman successor

With Jimmy Fallon doing so well as "Tonight" show host, NBC's boss expressed no fear Monday about who will replace David Letterman upon the late-night comic's planned retirement from CBS.…
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David "Big Papi" Ortiz, left, takes a selfie with President Barack Obama, holding a Boston Red Sox jersey presented to the president during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, where the president honored the 2013 World Series baseball champion Boston Red Sox. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Olympians say selfies were banned at White House

Some of America's Olympic athletes say they were asked to keep their cellphones in their pockets last week when they visited the White House and met with President Barack Obama.…
After fouling Wisconsin guard Traevon Jackson in the final minute, Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison (5) reacts with teammates including guard Aaron Harrison (2) during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

NCAA finalists illustrate many ways to make a run

Kentucky reached the brink of an NCAA title with five freshman starters, including the cool right hand of Aaron Harrison and his decisive 3-pointers in three straight games.…
A video screen shows a replay of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s (88) car during a wreck at the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Monday, April 7, 2014, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)

Earnhardt Jr. out of Texas race after fiery wreck

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wound up with his first last-place finish in seven seasons Monday after driving his car into the rain-saturated infield grass before it shot across the track and slammed into the wall in a fiery crash.…