The Seattle Times
Explosion and massive fire rip through New York's East Village
It was one of the first truly spring-like days in the city, damp but warm, and the intersection of Second Avenue and Seventh Street in New York's East Village was typically busy just after 3 p.m. on Thursday. Late lunchers lingered over their meals at Sushi Park ...
19 Injured in New York City as Apparent Gas Explosion Results in Multiple ...
Fire levels NYC apartment building
Utility: Inspectors found faulty work before NYC blast
San Francisco jail guards forced inmates to fight: public defender
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Several guards at San Francisco's main county jail orchestrated "gladiator-style" fights between inmates, placed bets on the outcomes and threatened those who disobeyed, the city's public defender said on Thursday. The report ...
San Francisco Jail Deputies Forced Inmates Into 'Gladiator-Style' Fights: Public ...
San Francisco Jail Inmates Forced Into 'Gladiator-Style' Fights, Public Defender ...
Deputies Said to Taunt Prisoners
Sea otter rescued in California oil spill dies of shark bite
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A sea otter that became an ambassador for her species after a remarkable recovery from an oil tar soaking off the coast of Northern California has been killed by a shark. "Olive the Oiled Otter" made headlines in 2009 when she ...
New York Daily News
Fresno deputy police chief arrested on federal drug charges
New York Daily News
Deputy Police Chief Keith Foster, 51, was arrested for conspiracy to distribute and/or possess with the intent to distribute oxycodone, heroin and marijuana, the FBI said in a statement. FRESNO, Calif. — Fresno's deputy police chief was among four people ...
Fresno Deputy Police Chief Keith Foster Arrested on Federal Drug Charges
Fresno deputy police chief arrested on drug charges
Fresno Deputy Chief Arrested On Federal Drug Charges
San Francisco Chronicle
Common Core merits discussion, minus the scorn
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The Common Core State Standards, now generally known as Common Core or the Nevada Academic Content Standards, have generated about as much controversy as any educational initiative ever has. Stirred by a relentless stream of anecdotal horror ...
I've grown to appreciate the Common Core