A national legal panel that works to standardize state laws wants to simplify child custody rules for military service members, whose frequent deployments can leave them without clear legal recourse when family disputes erupt.
Q: My stepson refuses to work nor does he seem to want to. He continues to take advantage of his mother and she just keeps on giving. Food, clothing, room and board. I got a friend of mine to offer the ungrateful kid a job that he turned down. I'm sick of watching his mother do everything for him. I would love to give her an ultimatum but I don't have a job and rely on her myself. How do I get him to start acting his age and take some responsibility?
After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding gay people, angering critics who hoped that relentless protest campaigns might lead to change.
Q: Could you please tell me if there are any plans to build a bus stop shelter for the people waiting to get picked up from the Public Transportation System. I notice that so many people are waiting in the HOT sun / rain or the COLD blowing snow (namely mall area).
An Iraq war veteran wanted in the shooting deaths of his ex-girlfriend and her pregnant sister in Michigan fatally shot himself in a remote West Virginia cabin after seeing federal marshals closing in on him, authorities said Wednesday.
The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning through 9 p.m. today across the Register's circulation area. It will be mostly sunny this morning. Then becoming partly cloudy. Hot with highs in the upper 90s.
Through a labyrinth of hallways deep inside a 1960s-era building that has housed research that dates back to the early years of U.S. space travel, a group of scientists in white coats is stirring, mixing, measuring, brushing and, most important, tasting the end result of their cooking.