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Bill would limit 'seclusion, restraint' in schools

02/12/2014 1:00pm
A Senate committee report released Wednesday raises concerns over whether parents are informed when their children are strapped down, physically restrained or placed in seclusion in school to punish or control them.

Bosnia's failed privatizations key cause of unrest

02/12/2014 1:14pm
In the worst unrest since Bosnia's terrible civil war two decades ago, buildings have been set ablaze and the presidency has been put under siege. But the trouble this time is economic _ not ethnic.

Ex-Detroit mayor's legal bill to public: $813,806

02/12/2014 4:19pm
The public paid more than $1 million for the yearslong legal defense of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his father, according to figures released Wednesday by a federal court.

San Diego gives GOP a win in mayor's race

02/12/2014 6:05pm
A moderate Republican city councilman scored a decisive win in the election for San Diego mayor, offering a dose of good news for a party that has fared poorly in California and in races to lead major American cities.

Arizona AG: I broke no campaign finance laws

02/12/2014 7:02pm
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne said Wednesday he "absolutely never" had illegal communications with the leader of an independent campaign backing him during his 2010 election bid.

Federal offices in DC area to be closed Thursday

02/12/2014 8:32pm
Federal offices in the Washington, D.C., area will be closed on Thursday as a harsh winter storm dumps snow and ice across the region.