Topic: National Opinion Research Center
An elementary school shooting spree in Connecticut, in which 20 children were killed, could focus attention on gun control laws. Polls show Americans are open to limited forms of gun control.
Elizabeth Escalona, a 23-year-old mother of five, was sentenced to 99 years in prison after severely beating her daughter and gluing the girl’s hands to a wall. The sentence is one sign that society – and the courts – are taking child abuse more seriously.
Costco workers in New York won a collective $200 million by guessing the correct Powerball numbers. Chances are many will keep working.
06/02/2011 05:32 pm