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HOUSTON - Teenagers are throwing themselves on cars and property and recording it in a new trend spreading around the web. One Houston man was left with a big bill after several teens damaged his car. James McHugh's BMW has part of its hood smashed in as the result of teenagers...
Remember tax reform being an area where Republicans and the White House could come together after the bruising Democrats got in the midterms? Never mind. The White House previewed its tax messaging coming in the State of the Union on Tuesday — heavy on tax breaks for children...
LISTEN AND DISCUSS: Do you support free lunch and dinner programs for students? LOS ANGELES – The second largest school district in the U.S. is doubling the number of students served free dinner, with the idea of eventually offering it at every Los Angeles school. It's a growing...
Duke University has abandoned its plan to transform the bell tower on the Methodist school’s neo-gothic cathedral into a minaret where the Muslim call to prayer was to be publicly broadcast. “Duke remains committed to fostering an inclusive, tolerant and welcoming campus for all...
LOS ANGELES – The second largest school district in the U.S. is doubling the number of students served free dinner, with the idea of eventually offering it at every Los Angeles school. It's a growing trend: Nationwide, the number of students served dinner or an after-school...
The Obama administration is proposing new rules aimed at making food served at day-care centers healthier that would ban on-site frying and qualify tofu as a meat alternative. The proposal, published by the Agriculture Department in the Federal Register on Thursday, requires day...
A transgender couple raising two sons are preparing for the day they will have to sit their children down and tell them that it was their father who gave birth to them. That's not all either, as that same day the boys will also learn that it was their mother who got their father...
Here are a few clips of today's show from some callers who had something to say about this story...... A Papa John’s pizza delivery driver in Georgia is worried she will lose her job after she shot an armed robber in self-defense Sunday night. The employee was making a delivery...
A Papa John’s pizza delivery driver in Georgia is worried she will lose her job after she shot an armed robber in self-defense Sunday night. The employee was making a delivery in Decatur when she says she was ambushed by a man wielding a gun. “She arrived at the location and a...