Gator ate puppy in front of Orlando pet owner
The hunt is on in Orlando for an alligator that devoured a pit bull puppy.
Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?
Safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths as states liberalize their…
Scott to begin 2-week bus tour on tax proposals
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is beginning a two-week, 28-city campaign bus tour to promote proposed tax cuts as part of his re-election…
Marine overcomes amputation, becomes deputy
Robert Smith did not let an amputation derail his dream of becoming a sheriff's deputy.
Manatees may lose endangered species status
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is reviewing whether the manatee should be reclassified as a "threatened" species, which would…
Colleges find teachers need teaching, too
Teaching centers generally provide services, such as one-on-one consultations aimed at helping professors improve their classroom performance.
Can success of Ice Bucket Challenge be replicate
Philanthropy expert Beth Kanter, the Los Gatos-based author of "Measuring the Networked Nonprofit," says she imagines that staff at…
What kind of prison might the inmates design?
Some of their models are fanciful, individual cells with Internet connections and even outdoor decks
More emphasis is being put on early education
Experts on early childhood education have reached a broad but hardly unanimous consensus about what best helps the youngest children learn
More women discover the thrill of motorcycles
More than ever, researchers say, women are riding motorcycles.