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  • Colorado 4A High School Wrestling Pairings

    First-round pairings for the Colorado Class 4A state high school wrestling tournament, which will be held Thursday, Feb. 20, at Pepsi Center:


  • Students are moved to an on-campus stadium at Roosevelt High School after a school shooting, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Honolulu. A 17-year-old student was shot by police in a counselor's office after he pulled a knife and cut one of the officers.  The student was taken to a local hospital. State Department of Education spokeswoman Donalyn Dela Cruz said the boy showed up Tuesday morning at the school and officials there recognized him as a runaway who was not registered for classes, and called police. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

    Hawaii school to open day after officer shot teen

    A Hawaii high school is expected to resume normal operations Wednesday after a police officer shot a 17-year-old runaway on campus, prompting a lockdown and canceling classes.


  • Police respond to the campus of Roosevelt Hight School, after a shooting, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Honolulu.  A police officer shot a 17-year-old runaway in the wrist at the high school after the teen cut one officer with a knife and punched two others, authorities said.  State Department of Education spokeswoman Donalyn Dela Cruz said the boy showed up Tuesday morning at Roosevelt High School. Officials there recognized him as a runaway who was not registered for classes, and called police.  Maj. Richard Robinson, commander of the Honolulu Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division, said the boy lunged at officers who arrived at the public high school near downtown Honolulu and tried to take him into custody. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

    Officer shoots teen after attack at Honolulu high school

    Authorities say a police officer shot a 17-year-old runaway in the wrist at a Hawaii high school after the teen cut one officer with a knife and punched two others.


  • Officer shoots teen at Hawaii school after scuffle

    A police officer shot a 17-year-old runaway in the wrist Tuesday morning at a Hawaii high school after the teen cut one officer with a knife and punched two others, authorities said.


  • **FILE** Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee testifies in support of same-sex marriage before the state House Judiciary Committee at the Statehouse in Providence, R.I., on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. (Associated Press)

    Rhode Island Gov. Chafee becomes a Democrat

    Republican-turned-independent Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee has again switched his political affiliation — this time to the Democratic Party.


  • Winston S. Churchill, AP Photo.

    TYRRELL: Churchill and company

    The year 2012 is about to expire. It was a blank in my judgment -- poof! -- and it is gone. We have the same sorry vacuity in the White House, bereft of a clue as to how to run the government.


  • Roosevelt’s movable feast sparked outrage in year of ‘Franksgiving’

    The year was 1939, and American businesses, still reeling from the previous year's recession, decided they wanted an extra week of Christmas shopping. The solution? They asked President Roosevelt to move Thanksgiving up a week. Roosevelt complied — and confusion and outrage ensued.


  • Teddy mascot finally wins Nats' Presidents Race

    Teddy wins! Teddy wins!


  • BOOK REVIEW:'Freedom's Forge'

    Some time ago, a TV personality coined the phrase "the greatest generation" to describe those of us who were schooled during the Great Depression, beat the veteran armies of Japan and Germany to a pulp in a worldwide war and turned our industry into a war machine the likes of which the world had never seen. But he was wrong. Our generation was just as ignorant, clumsy and befogged as any of its predecessors, but it was American and - at least to us - that made all the difference.


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