Asperger's dropped from revised psychiatric diagnosis manual

The term "Asperger's disorder" is being dropped and substituted with DMDD in the first major rewrite of the diagnostic guide in nearly 20 years.


Christmas lighting displays can be nightmare for neighbors

Christmas lighting displays might impress many holiday visitors across the region, but they often raise the ire of neighbors fighting for their right to peace and quiet and unfettered access to their homes.

Police: Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher kills girlfriend, self

Police did not release a possible motive for the murder-suicide. Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend, Kasandra M. Perkins, 22, had a 3-month-old daughter.

WORLD NEWS IN BRIEF: Egyptian president calls for referendum on constitution

Some of the world's latest news includes the Egyptian president calling for a referendum, a Miami airport bus crash and Internet services being restored to Syria after a two-day blackout.