Speed Reads

Only in America

Only in America: The crime of waiting for the bus

Three New York teens get arrested for loitering while waiting at a bus stop — and more in our collection of strange revelations about the nation

Three New York teens were arrested for loitering while they were waiting for their bus. A Rochester, N.Y., police officer told the boys, who were waiting to be taken to a basketball game, that they were acting disorderly and obstructing the sidewalk. The boys' basketball coach is outraged. "They did what they were supposed to do and yet they got arrested," he said.