(CNN) - Soda makers want to cut the number of calories you're drinking each year. The big three -- Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper -- have all pledged to reduce the number of beverage calories Americans are consuming by 20% over the next decade.
For the first time in the North Central Missouri College coaching tenure of Steve Richman, his Pirates came into a game ranked in the Top 20 in the nation. Last night, a higher ranked unbeaten squad challenged the Pirates at the Ketcham Community Center.
The Milan High School basketball teams are starting their seasons this week in the Novinger Tournament. Both teams lost in quarterfinal play, but the Milan boys did rebound with a Wednesday night consolation win over Atlanta.
OTHELLO, Wash. (AP) - A Washington state teacher acknowledged ordering an 8-year-old student to unclog a toilet with his bare hands, and the boy's parents say the educator deserves more than a reprimand.
Patricia Culbertson, 53, of Nevada, waived her right to a grand jury and pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge David P. Rush to a federal information that charges her with bank fraud and filing a false tax return.
Just over one week into the regular season, the Princeton High School varsity basketball teams are headed in opposite directions. The boys are 2-0, with the girls searching for their first victory of the season.
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The leader of a violent gang that controlled life inside one of America's most notorious jails testified that he directed guards motivated by sex and money to smuggle in drugs and cellphones and facilitate attacks on inmates who challenged his authority.