Short skirt sends SC student home

...Head reports Carey Burgess took to Facebook, saying a school staff member told her Tuesday that her khaki skirt was "too short" and gave her the suspension. By 2 p.m. Wednesday, Burgess' post, along with a picture of the outfit she says...

Airbnb, Homeaway say they welcome fair, simple regulation

...said Holly McHaggee, president of the Innkeepers.Usually, the problem is that local officials are reluctant or too short-staffed to enforce existing rules on these new properties as they come on the market, she said.The committee heard...

Five cities, including Los Angeles, set to bid on 2024 Olympics

...forward with their checkbooks." Canada said it would consider future bids for the Olympics."We realize that time was too short for such a detailed project to get the necessary support in just a few weeks following the successful Pan Am Games...

IndyCar drivers' risk again called into question

...many key players in the paddock.The 2016 schedule has yet to be released and owners have complained that the season is too short. The series doesn't seem viable with an offseason stretching nearly seven months. By comparison, NASCAR will have a dozen...

Study shows chronic fatigue among air traffic controllers

...recommendations were the result of a 2006 accident in which a regional airliner crashed while taking off from a runway that was too short in Lexington, Kentucky. Forty-nine of the 50 people on board were killed. The air traffic controller who cleared...

Kathryn Shutters

...knew you had returned home after you had passed through this world, We were blessed by your presence but the time was too short and we stand waiting with our arms unfurled, Love ~ The Shutters Family

Lawn-care basics: how much to cut, irrigate, fertilize

...the most common lawn-care mistakes:? Don't cut too short. Take only a third of an inch off the top. "Shorter...means you're scalping the lawn ? mowing the grass too short."A healthy-looking lawn can mean more dollars in...

US, Canada unveil rules targeting oil train safety

...with White House budget officials.The American Petroleum Institute said Friday the timeline for tank car retrofits was too short and doesn't recognize limits on shop capacity available to get the work done. API President Jack Gerard said the regulations...

Omaha coach Dean Blais returns to Frozen Four mix after a decade

...the realization he missed not only his family in the upper Midwest but also the game at the college level."Life's too short. I realized it wasn't for me," he said.Blais this week will be in his fourth Frozen Four as a head coach, this...

Youth fishing teams get into the holiday spirit

...Savannah, Ga. 31410-0771 ? The spotted sea trout bite has been pretty good, although many of the fish have been too short to keep. Mud minnows and live shrimp continue to be the best baits. The sounds are holding whiting ranging in size from...