Seminary divests from fossil fuels

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) New York's Union Theological Seminary voted unanimously to become the world’s first seminary to divest from fossil fuels, taking with it the school’s $108.4 million endowment and more…

Computers now hacked without Internet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF ISRAEL) — Cutting off the Internet won’t keep you safe from long-distance hackers, Ben Gurion University researchers discovered. Using a technique called air-gap network hacking, all more…

1st-grader brings heroin, 20 taken to hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FhbzM5bjqSSHRk6Z3pfEeERu_VxIsii9" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (NBCPHILADELPHIA) — The mother of a 6-year-old girl and her boyfriend face charges after the girl allegedly brought heroin to her Philadelphia elementary school. Marie more…

Defeat for terrible teachers in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) A court ruling on Tuesday striking down job protections for teachers in California deals a sharp blow to unions — and will likely fuel political movements across more…

Homeschooled prodigy, 10, heads to college

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KXTV-TV) SACRAMENTO - While most 10 year olds are wrapping up their fourth-grade education and talking about how they'll spend the rest of their summer, one Sacramento child more…

School uses duct tape to censor yearbooks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ARIZONA DAILY INDEPENDENT) — When the students of Sabino High School opened up their new yearbooks they were surprised to find little patches of black and yellow duct-type more…

Gunman kills student in school shooting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) TROUTDALE, Ore. - A student victim is dead and the male gunman is also deceased after shots were fired Tuesday at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, more…

Florida governor OKs in-state tuition for illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TALLAHASSEE Florida (Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott, who promised a crackdown on illegal immigration four years ago, signed legislation Monday allowing children whose parents came to the more…

Female hurricanes 'deadlier than male storms'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="E5OWE4bjowJzajdxL2i4PMqWCEdU-Ae6" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) — Apparently sexism isn't just a social problem -- if you're in the path of a hurricane, gender bias might actually kill you. A more…

Plot to radicalize students to Islam exposed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Five Muslim-dominated Birmingham schools were placed in special measures today to 'protect children from extremism' following a bombshell report into a Trojan Horse plot to radicalise more…