Party leaders are likely to find congressional freshmen more independent than usual.
Schools must comply with a state law requiring children in kindergarten through fifth grade to receive 30 minutes of continuous physical education every day.
Retail sales plunge a record 2.8 percent in October, suggesting a dismal outlook for holiday spending.
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has directed state agencies to prepare for the impacts of global warming – particularly rising sea levels – on the state's economy, water supply, and natural resources.
During tough economic times, couples find that financial problems can affect their marriage.
Even without plunging auto and gasoline sales, October's rate was still -0.5 percent – a gloomy sign for holiday shopping.
Far inland, scientists listen for slow, shallow swimmers.
Websites of gardens in warm climates.
Gyms hook up exercise bikes to TVs, laptops, and batteries to let their patrons power the place.