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Woman Trades Keys for Bicycle

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Last September Janet Penkaty traded in her car keys for a tandem bicycle and she says it changed her life.

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Study Finds Minorities More Likely To Be Paddled

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Paddlings, swats, licks. A quarter of a million schoolchildren got them last year, and a study says Blacks, American Indians and kids with disabilities got a disproportionate share of the punishment.

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Fay Could Yet Become a Hurricane

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Tropical storm Fay is continuing its erratic path, with its center moving offshore and back into the Atlantic south of Melbourne, Florida.

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Biden: I'm “Not the Guy”

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Barack Obama's running mate will join the Democratic hopeful at a rally in Illinois on Saturday.

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Prosecutors Charge Father in Baby's Electrocution

Posted: 08/20/2008 - Prosecutors filed a felony child abuse charge against the father of an 11-month-old baby police say died when he was electrocuted after grabbing a clock with exposed wires

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Pet Owners Say Water in Dog Park Too Dirty

Posted: 08/19/2008 - Hanna, a black lab, swims across the dog pond to get her tennis ball. Haley, a boxer mix, can only watch from the sidelines. Alexis Whitely, Haley's owner, says, "either drain the water and leave it out or clean it up." Whitely, says, Hanna, got sick after playing in the pond water, at the dog park, for five days straight.

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Robot Gives Birth: Simulation Saving Lives

Updated: 08/19/2008 - The miracle of life is taking on new meaning at one Western Slope Hospital. Nurses and EMT's are using a new simulator to practice delivering babies and as 11 News Reporter Jessica Zartler explains, it may help save lives.

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MSC President Wants to Lower Drinking Age

Updated: 08/19/2008 - College presidents are calling on lawmakers to consider lowering the drinking age. The college presidents say current laws are actually encouraging dangerous binge drinking on campus and that's why they have formed the Amethyst Initiative.

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California Fines 18 Hospitals

Posted: 08/19/2008 - California has fined 18 hospitals for state health code violations, including some that resulted in patient deaths. Mishaps included an improperly inserted tube and a ventilator that wasn't turned on.

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Fay Causes Street Flooding, but No Hurricane

Posted: 08/19/2008 - Tropical Storm Fay swept ashore near Naples, Florida, this morning but no major damage has been reported. There's some street flooding in Naples, where many businesses are going without storm shutters or other window protection.

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