Author: Caroline Biscotti

Child Protection Services ordered to pay $127K to Texas parents

Child Protection Services ordered to pay $127K to Texas parents

Gavel (Thinkstock) HOUSTON — A Texas judge has ordered Child Protective Services to pay more than $127,000 for wrongfully removing a couple’s children and allegedly lying to the court about the removal. The Houston Chronicle reports that a Harris County Judge Mike Schneider on Thursday announced sanctions against Child Protective Services, requiring the agency to come up with new training […]

Coronado outlasts Faith Lutheran in state quarterfinals

Coronado outlasts Faith Lutheran in state quarterfinals

Corando‘s Emily Wickens (17) runs towards the ball while being covered by Faith Lutheran‘s McManns (20) during the state quarterfinal game at Faith Lutheran High School in Las Vegas, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Caroline Brehman/Las Vegas Review-JournalFaith Lutheran celebrates after scoring against Coronado during the state quarterfinal game at Faith Lutheran High School in Las Vegas, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. […]

Josue Ruiz, Alfredo Diaz send Coronado past Eldorado

Josue Ruiz, Alfredo Diaz send Coronado past Eldorado

Coronado‘s Alfredo Diaz (13) scores against Eldorado‘s Emiliano Garcia during the state quarterfinal game at Faith Lutheran High School in Las Vegas, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Caroline Brehman/Las Vegas Review-JournalCoronado celebrates their win over Eldorado during the state quarterfinal game at Faith Lutheran High School in Las Vegas, Thursday,Nov. 8, 2018. Caroline Brehman/Las Vegas Review-JournalCoronado‘s Alfredo Diaz (13) scores against […]

CCSD trustees set priorities for upcoming legislative session

CCSD trustees set priorities for upcoming legislative session

Clark County School District administration building in Las Vegas (Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Changing the way Nevada funds its schools remains the top priority for the Clark County School District in the upcoming legislative session, part of a platform that trustees adopted Thursday. The district, which hired Strategies 360 as its lobbyist, will petition the new Legislature to increase the […]

Michelle Obama shares pain, joy, unloads on Trump in new book

Michelle Obama shares pain, joy, unloads on Trump in new book

Michelle Obama blasts President Donald Trump in her new book, recalling how she reacted in shock the night she learned he would replace her husband in the Oval Office and tried to “block it all out.” In her book “Becoming,” set to come out on Tuesday, Nov. 13, she denounces the president for bragging to a TV host in 2005 […]

Letter shows fearful Albert Einstein long before Nazis’ rise

Letter shows fearful Albert Einstein long before Nazis’ rise

An undated photo of Albert Einstein. (AP) JERUSALEM — More than a decade before the Nazis seized power in Germany, Albert Einstein was on the run and already fearful for his country’s future, according to a newly revealed handwritten letter. His longtime friend and fellow Jew, German Foreign Minister Walther Rathenau, had just been assassinated by right-wing extremists and police […]

Deadly terror attack brings Melbourne to standstill

Deadly terror attack brings Melbourne to standstill

This image made from video shows police on street corner after a shooting in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. Police shot a knife-wielding man Friday after he fatally stabbed one person and injured two others in the center of Australia‘s second-largest city, police said. (Australian Broadcasting Corporation via AP)This image made from video shows white sheet covering object on […]