They’re called leggings – popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others. Some schools have banned leggings outright. Others have set limits. Haven Middle School in Evanston, just north of Chicago, took what turned out to be a contentious stand: If you wear leggings, you need to have a shirt or skirt over them that reaches at least down to your fingertips.
Students plan to gather in prayer and in support of one another on the football field of a Pittsburgh-area high school where classes were scheduled to resume a week after a mass stabbing.
Just one tiny misstep at mile 15 of the Boston Marathon last spring ruined any chance of amputee runner Jeff Glasbrenner breaking four hours. He stumbled over a pothole, opening a cut where his running blade attached below his right knee. That bump in the road just may have kept the 41-year-old from being in the midst of the chaos. He was three blocks from the finish when the marathon was halted by the two bomb explosions.
Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is scheduled to be in Alabama next week.
A government office says a South Korean passenger ship carrying about 470 people has sent a distress call off the southern coast after it began leaning to one side.
The developer went before the Irondale City Council to appeal the planning and zoning committee’s denial of that request.
The suspect, Roderick Gholston, allegedly fired two shots into the victim’s vehicle and left before police arrived.
Below freezing temperatures could turn healthy, green pea-sized peaches black.
The scammers allegedly offer to make repairs on your home for a very reasonable price, but when the bill comes that price has risen considerably.
Police have evacuated the area around the Boston Marathon finish line to investigate two unattended backpacks.
Bo Jackson and Alabama Governor Robert Bentley toured a community shelter at Higgins Ferry State Park.
The redshirt freshman is working hard this spring to establish himself in the backfield.
The Auburn cornerback says the move from wide receiver has been a process.
Penny Kakoliris hopes she’ll never have to go through what she’s experienced over the past week ever again.
Lt. Sean Edwards says the shooting scene is located on the 3300 block of Ellis Avenue.
Gov. Robert Bentley’s tax returns show he’s still not receiving any income from being governor, but he and his wife reported an adjusted gross income of $372,687 for 2013.
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An Etowah County woman was arrested for chemical endangerment of a child, according to Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin.