| Aug 13, 2011
| 12:10 PM
A Holland woman has been arrested in Colorado after leaving the state with her two children in July.
Holland Police told FOX 17 NEWS that Wendi Sue Carpenter was taken into custody Friday morning in Colorado Springs, Colo. The children -- 11-year-old...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Chicago Public Schools website doesn't have this fantastic page, nor do the websites for the New York City Department of Education, the San Diego Unified School District or the Dallas Independent School District.
You won't find a similar page for...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Dr. James Patrick Connaughton, a psychiatrist who was the founder and first director of what became the Johns Hopkins Children and Adolescent Mental Health Center, died Sunday of pancreatic cancer at his Cloisters home in the Woodbrook neighborhood of...
| Sep 25, 2011
Pikes Peak has a punctuation problem.
The mountain outside Colorado Springs is named for Zebulon Pike, the explorer who in 1806 was dispatched by President Jefferson to chart the region.
Even though almost everyone omits the apostrophe, Pike's is...
| Sep 25, 2011
The Manitou & Pike's Peak Railway, (800) 745-3773, http://www.cograilway.com operates year-round from its station in Manitou Springs, Colo. Tickets are $34 for adults and $18.50 for children ages 3-12. Open year-round.
The Pikes Peak Highway, (719) 385-...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 9:13 PM
Alexander Teich has had his share of memorable games at the Naval Academy during his four years in Annapolis. At the top of the list was his performance last year against Notre Dame, when Teich rushed for 210 yards -- becoming the first Navy fullback to...
| May 15, 2011
The popularity of the movie "Water for Elephants" provides an excuse for this parade of powerful pachyderm facts:
1. African and Asian elephants are different species. The African savanna elephant is taller and heavier, has bigger ears and a concave...
| May 14, 2011
| 8:51 PM
Can a concert tour be born out of frustration?
Steve Green uses the word, then nearly takes it back.
"I don't know if it's the right word, but we're longing not to lose a genre of music," says Green, joining with three other veterans of Christian...
| May 15, 2011
| 10:32 PM
Carp's three homers power Rainiers past Zephyrs
Mike Carp blasted three home runs, powering the Tacoma Rainiers to an 18-6 rout of the New Orleans Zephyrs on Sunday afternoon.
Carp hit a three-run shot off Zephyrs starter Dallas Trahern in the top...
| May 23, 2011
| 4:54 PM
Monday, severe weather zoomed through the metroplex. Nickel and dime-sized hail slammed nearly every corner of the area. That left drivers searching for cover.
"Hopefully, I'm not making anyone mad, but I don't really care," laughed one driver, hiding...
| May 27, 2011
| 10:34 AM
SAN BERNARDINO (KTLA) -- A woman who had never flown a plane before was forced to take the controls after her 70-year-old pilot-husband passed out in mid-air.
The pair, who have not been identified, were flying a small Cirrus propeller plane from San...