The barn could have collapsed. As Hurricane Irene made its steady march toward New Jersey, Angela Howard zipped on a jacket and worked through the rain. She needed to bring fences and horse jumps indoors. The larger pieces of equipment - too big to move - had to be tied down with cords and weighed down with buckets before the winds picked up and the deluge began. There wasn't much time left.
Sixteen students have been suspended from a Fishtown elementary school following a series of "minor incidents," school district officials confirmed Friday.
BALTIMORE (AP) - A Maryland girl who disappeared after her mother was found dead last week has been located following a nationwide search, authorities say.
Officials and parents at two charter schools that the state has ordered to close at the end of June said the action came before changes instituted this school year could be proven effective, and vowed a challenge.
NEWARK, N.J. - A former Philadelphia radio personality charged with attempting to transport a 7-year-old girl to the U.S. Virgin Islands for sex pleaded not guilty yesterday while his lawyer raised the possibility that entrapment would be claimed as a defense.