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A Restraining Order Can Be Just A Videoconference Away

Mon, 2015-01-05 11:36

A New Jersey hospital has partnered with local courts to protect injured victims of domestic violence. A videoconferencing system lets patients file for restraining orders from their hospital beds.

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In Latest Sign Of Strain, Lebanon Demands That Syrians Get Visas

Mon, 2015-01-05 11:05

The more than 1 million Syrian refugees have placed a tremendous burden on Lebanon, a country of just 4 million people.

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Sandwich Monday: The Pretzel Dog

Mon, 2015-01-05 10:56

For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try the Pretzel Dog from Auntie Anne's. It's a hot dog, wrapped in soft pretzel and meditations on life and death.

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Report: St. Louis Rams Owner Plans New Stadium In LA

Mon, 2015-01-05 10:32

The Los Angeles Times reports Stan Kroenke and the Stockbridge Capital Group plan to build an 80,000-seat NFL stadium — which could see the team return to the city where it spent almost five decades.

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U.S. Charges 2 Americans Over Attempted Coup In Gambia

Mon, 2015-01-05 09:41

The men allegedly bought weapons and shipped them to Gambia. Court documents say they planned to ambush the president's convoy, but when that plan fell through they decided to storm the State House.

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