In the past two years, Detroit has closed 59 schools and cut 30 percent of the school system's workforce. But the district is still staring at a deficit of more than $300 million, and thousands of students continue to flee every year."
A federal grand jury in Virginia is scheduled to hear testimony on Wednesday from witnesses in one of the government's biggest criminal investigations of a national security leak.Prosecutors are trying to build a case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, whose website has embarrassed the U.S.
The state of Arizona is taking the fight over its controversial immigration bill to the U.S. Supreme Court.Gov. Jan Brewer asked the high court Monday to overturn a lower court ruling that put key parts of measure on hold.SB 10-70 enjoys widespread support in Arizona.
It takes a lot to prepare for a wedding and even more when you're marrying royalty.Because Kate Middleton is a commoner she needed to get herself an official coat of arms before she could marry Prince William.So, Middleton and her family went to see Thomas Woodcock, Garter Principal King of Arms at
Hundreds of veterans are returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with disabilities that make it hard or impossible for them to get a job. Many are eligible for disability benefits, but with a wait time that can last months or even years, the veterans are at risk of serious financial trouble.The U.S.