The battle over Gov. Scott Walker’s agenda has attracted millions of dollars from out of state, campaign volunteers from across the country and months of concentrated attention from the two major political parties.
Lawyers are targeting companies whose employees have caused car accidents while using their cell phones. Juries and judges are handing out huge awards and that’s leading many businesses to institute bans on using cell phones while driving.
Voters head to the polls in key races in many parts of the country Tuesday, while in Florida, there is a continuing controversy over voter registration.
Growing up in Harlem in the 1940s, Walter Dean Myers didn’t have it easy. But he managed to become one of the most respected young adult authors in the country and he wants to show kids how he did it.
U.S. officials say they targeted and killed Abu Yahya al-Libi in a drone strike in Pakistan.
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