The 18-year-old runner sets records, wins state titles, and next week, she's headed to nationals in New York.
But when Montgomery runs, her legs go totally numb. She has multiple sclerosis, a disease that causes nerve damage and interference in communication between her brain, spinal cord and legs.
When she was 14, she fell during a soccer game.
This week, Watson talks with host Arun Rath about a phenomenon emerging at the Disneyland. Packs of Disney fans have started meeting up at Disneyland with matching gear and group names — like The Neverlanders and Walt's Misfits. Disney gangs? Not quite.
Two local judges had been enforcing a zero-tolerance policy for bad behavior by kids. Even minor offenses, like fighting in school or underage drinking, could mean hard time in a juvenile detention facility.
Federal prosecutors alleged the judges were actually getting kickbacks from those private detention facilities.
Fifth-grader Sophia Hoffman and seventh-grader Kush Sharma became celebrities after they essentially broke the bee in February, as Maria Carter of member station KCUR reported Friday.
An international search is underway for a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that's been missing for more than 24 hours.
During World War II, Even Filmmakers Reported For Duty: A new book looks at how the military and Hollywood directors teamed up during the war.
His proteges include the spider that bit Peter Parker in Spiderman, the giant mosquitoes in Jurassic Park, and the bugs in numerous other films, commercials and music videos.
Crimea's parliament has set a date of March 16 for a public vote on seceding from Ukraine. The region's new leader says pro-Russian forces now control all access to the region. Russia denies its forces are active in Crimea — something the U.S.
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, C.P.E.
With dozens of supporters, Mayor Juan Manuel Sanchez Gordillo of Marinaleda marched into the local supermarket in a neighboring town.
"Aren't you all hungry? Let's go shopping!" he yelled as they piled food into metal carts.
Despite the late start, the vast majority arrive with solid reading and math skills.
Last week, Blizzard Entertainment, the developers behind the hugely popular role-playing game, tweaked some of the racial attributes in World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor, the game's latest expansion.
Many walk right past a small information table about the Affordable Care Act.
The table is the brainchild of Megan Franks, a health and fitness professor at Lone Star. She knows that young people may be key to the success of Obamacare.
For those with their eye on the Oval Office, it's also an early audition before a key audience.
It's the annual Conservative Political Action Conference — CPAC for short — where there's always talk of the next presidential election.
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In the past, Mengestu says, his novels have dealt with the rupture and sense of loss that accompanies migration.