Tim Russert's widow speaks out: Maureen Orth, the wife of the late Tim Russert, is speaking out for the first time since her husband died suddenly of a heart attack last Friday to People. The Vanity Fair journalist said the last thing she said to Tim before he left Rome to return to D.C. was, "I want to give you a hug; maybe I'll never see you again." She said she just had a feeling.
Massachusetts teens may be graduating early: A new proposal by Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick would allow kids to graduate high school two years early at age 16. The governor reportedly does not believe students should be confined by the traditional grades 1-through-12 school model.
Father gets life in prison after baby died from cocaine overdose: A Texas court gave a 26-year-old father a life sentence after his teething 8-month-old son sucked his coke-tainted fingers while the father napped. The baby later died from a cocaine overdose.
Celebrity exes air dirty laundry: The Internet is buzzing today about the vile voice mail Charlie Sheen left for ex Denise Richards, in which he called her the n-word. MTV's Road Rules alum Kendal Sheppard is also making news after ranting about her baby's daddy, Desperate Housewives' Josh Henderson, on her MySpace page. Stay tuned for more tomorrow in our exclusive feature, When Exes Get Even in Public.