Colorado School District Mulls Random Drug Tests

A Colorado Springs school district is considering random drug tests of high school students in district extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs and musical groups.

Trial Looms for U.S. Suspect in Alleged Jihad Plot

Armed with a handheld video camera, a Georgia university student drove with a friend in April 2005 to Washington, D.C., and captured scenes of the Capitol, the Pentagon and other locations.

Natasha Richardson Leaves Bulk of Assets to Liam Neeson

Late actress Natasha Richardson remembered a Queens costume designer, a London employee and her half-sister by setting aside a chunk of cash for each in her will — but she left the bulk of assets to husband Liam Neeson, according to her estate papers

Washington Wonders Next Batch of 'Real Housewives'

Maybe you thought residents of our nation's capital were too focused on the economy or North Korea to worry about the casting of a cable reality show. Well, think again.

Nations Brace for Cuba Fight

Possibility of Cuba's re-entry into Organization of American States will be hot topic at group's meeting this week

Apology Demand for 'Latina' Comment

GOP Sen. Graham says Supreme Court pick Sotomayor isn't racist, but should apologize for 2001 remark

Mich. State Troopers Lose Jobs for Hunting While on Duty

Two state troopers from the Cheboygan post have lost their jobs for poaching deer while on duty.

Ex-Priest Delivers First Sermon With Episcopal Church

A popular Miami priest nicknamed 'Father Oprah' said Sunday that 'church is about forgiveness' during his first sermon since leaving the Roman Catholic Church after photographs surfaced of him kissing his girlfriend on the beach.

Orlando Tops Cleveland, Will Face Los Angeles in NBA Finals

Dwight Howard dominated inside for 40 points, Rashard Lewis added 18 and the overlooked Magic wrecked the Kobe-LeBron dream finals with a 103-90 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 6 to win the Eastern Conference championship Saturday night.

Police: Chicago Woman Fatally Crushed by Garage Door

Chicago police are investigating the death of a 33-year-old woman who was apparently crushed by her garage door on the city's South Side.