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1 student shot; 2nd in custody at NC high school - seattlepi.com
Asheville Citizen-Times1 student shot; 2nd in custody at NC high schoolseattlepi.comALBEMARLE, N.C. (AP) — A student was shot by a fellow student outside a North Carolina High School on Tuesday morning just minutes before classes began, authorities said. The shooting happened around 7:40 a.m. as ...[read more]

Focus of House hearing: 'What's wrong with Secret Service?' - Christian Science Monitor
Christian Science MonitorFocus of House hearing: 'What's wrong with Secret Service?'Christian Science MonitorAhead of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson appearing Tuesday before a House committee, new reports indicate that the recent White House intruder made it deep into the Executive Mansion...[read more]

Colorado Supreme Court Considering Marijuana Use and Employment Today - Ladybud Magazine
SFGateColorado Supreme Court Considering Marijuana Use and Employment TodayLadybud MagazineThe Colorado Supreme Court is hearing a case about whether it is legal for an employee to use medical marijuana on their own time today. In 2010, Brandon Coats was fired from his job with Dish Network after...[read more]

Bill de Blasio, Adam Smith and the Living Wage Movement - Huffington Post
New York TimesBill de Blasio, Adam Smith and the Living Wage MovementHuffington Post"It is but equity that they who feed, clothe, and lodge the whole body of the people, should have such a share of the produce of their own labour as to be themselves tolerably well fed, clothed and lodged." -- Ada...[read more]

Names+Faces: Walmart faults Tracy Morgan for injuries - Detroit Free Press
Detroit Free PressNames+Faces: Walmart faults Tracy Morgan for injuriesDetroit Free PressMega retailer says people injured in the party bus crash weren't wearing seat belts. Loading… Post to Facebook. Names+Faces: Walmart faults Tracy Morgan for injuries Mega retailer says people injured in the p...[read more]

Arkansas Real Estate Agent Beverly Carter Targeted Because She Was 'Woman ... - ABC News
ABC NewsArkansas Real Estate Agent Beverly Carter Targeted Because She Was 'Woman ...ABC NewsThe man accused of kidnapping and killing Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter said today she was targeted because she was "a woman that worked alone." Aaron Lewis, an ex-con, pleaded not guilty toda...[read more]

Mitt Romney Fans Speculation Over Another White House Run - Huffington Post
Business InsiderMitt Romney Fans Speculation Over Another White House RunHuffington PostFormer Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks at Tamarack during the Working for Jobs Rally in Beckley, W.Va., Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Tilley) | ASSOCIATED PRESS. Share · Tweet. Email. Comment. ...[read more]

Republicans Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback face campaign together — and apart - Kansas City Star
Kansas City StarRepublicans Pat Roberts, Sam Brownback face campaign together — and apartKansas City Star“The sun is shining in Kansas,” Gov. Sam Brownback says in a television ad. “And don't let anybody tell you any different.” Sen. Pat Roberts has other ideas. “Kansans are struggling,” an early...[read more]

Suspect in Hannah Graham case tied to other assaulted women, say police - Christian Science Monitor
Fox NewsSuspect in Hannah Graham case tied to other assaulted women, say policeChristian Science MonitorJesse L. Matthew Jr. faces an abduction charge in the missing Hannah Graham case. But police say there's evidence that may link him to the 2009 death of another University of Virginia student. ...[read more]

Parents Charged With Homicide In Starvation Death Of Autistic Son - Huffington Post
seattlepi.comParents Charged With Homicide In Starvation Death Of Autistic SonHuffington Post(Reuters) - Police in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, charged the parents of a 9-year-old autistic boy with homicide on Monday in their son's starvation death in July. Jarrod Tutko Jr. weighed just 16.9 pounds ...[read more]