Democratic candidate Barack Obama on Saturday backed away from rival John McCain’s challenge for a series of joint appearances, agreeing only to the standard three debates in the fall.
The “small world theory,” embodied in the old saw that there are just “six degrees of separation” between any two strangers on Earth, has been largely corroborated.
AP – One Cincinnati landlord is so exasperated by street crime outside his building that he’s posted a large sign announcing “Drugs & Sex For Sale 24/7.”
At age 18, Joey Logano is already enjoying NASCAR’s spotlight, but Lee Spencer says he’s just one of the sport’s new young stars.
Swimmer Jessica Hardy withdrew from the U.S. Olympic team Friday, four weeks after testing positive for a banned substance at the Olympic trials. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced Hardy’s decision, saying she did so “in the best interests of the team.” The 21-year-old from Long Beach, Calif., could have contested the drug test results before the American Arbitration Association and potentially…
Aviation.com – Much has been written in the past few months about how a regulation called “Rule 240” used to require an airline to rebook you on another carrier when it canceled your flight – and whether or not the rule still exists.