| Jun 23, 2011
Sisters Ada and Jocelyn Truong, of Clarksville, both won first place in their age categories in the Howard County Bird Club's 2011 student art contest. Ada, 10, a fourth-grader at Centennial Lane Elementary School, drew an Overbird using pastels. Jocelyn, 11, a sixth-grader at Burleigh Manor Middle School, drew a Yellow Warbler, also in pastels. The two received backpacks with binoculars and field guides.
| Dec 14, 2011
Republicans launched an unprecedented frontal assault against environmental protections and regulations this year, prompting Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.) to call his chamber "the most anti-environment House in history." Here are the 10 most powerful and...