Someone should be sent back to class for this mistake -- on the pavement outside the Marta Valle High School in Manhattan, "school" is mis-spelled. The word "crossing" above it is also missing an "i". The mistake has been set in stone since the summer of 20-10. The city blames a utility provider. It was finally put through spell check Tuesday.
This Colorado teen can lift more than twice her body weight. Thirteen-year-old Abbey Watson holds eight world records, and 23 American and state records. She started weight training three years ago, after her dad brought her along to the gym. She's now got her sights set on the Olympics
China is welcoming the year of the dragon with performances re-enacting the ancient tang dynasty. The rituals were held at the site of an imperial palace, featuring actors portraying an emperor and empress, and their entourage of generals, ministers and foreign envoys. The shows will go on for days, and will include singing and dancing, and circus and acrobatic performances. The dragon is the mightiest of the zodiac signs, believed to bring strength and good luck.
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