When NY court named for ex-judge, another bristles

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

An upstate New York courthouse is being named for a recently retired judge, but another jurist is saying, "Objection!"

Alleged fraudster visits Austrian police, arrested

|Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A German sought by authorities for alleged fraud has been arrested in Austria — after dropping into a police station to ask officers whether he was under investigation.

Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.

Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation

| |Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Rhode Island's Bryant University is asking students to resist the urge to take selfies with its president while receiving their diplomas.

Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation

| |Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Rhode Island's Bryant University is asking graduates to resist the urge to take selfies with its president when receiving their diplomas to prevent the already long ceremony from dragging on.

Professor: 'Game of Thrones' pic got me suspended

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

A New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over an online photo containing a quote from "Game of Thrones" that he says a school official perceived as a threat.

Mysterious humming sound at times in Olympia

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Some Olympia residents say they have been awakened in the overnight hours by a mysterious humming sound.

Penn State police: 3 posed nude at Nittany shrine

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Penn State police say three male students who reportedly posed nude for a photo at the university's Nittany Lion Shrine face school discipline.

Urine sample request in Port Angeles only a prank

|Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

The Port Angeles School District is telling students not to bring urine samples to school.

Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off

|Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

A Tacoma zoo says a Eurasian eagle owl named Forrest that is trained to fly during performances of its outdoor theater got spooked and flew off into a nearby park.