Pledge stopped to remind kids of shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONALREVIEW) — Last week, Principal Pat Jones, worried that by the fact that some of his students didn’t know the federal government had been shut down, announced that more…

Sandy Hook demolition team sworn to secrecy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Contractors demolishing Sandy Hook Elementary School are being required to sign confidentiality agreements forbidding public discussion of the site, photographs or disclosure of any more…

2 arrests made in death of bullied girl

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Two girls have been arrested in the death of a 12-year-old central Florida girl who authorities say committed suicide after being bulled online more…

Supreme Court returns to affirmative action

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Michigan’s attorney general told Megyn Kelly Monday he is confident the Supreme Court will uphold his state’s controversial voter-approved amendment that outlaws any consideration of race more…

Transgender law faces repeal threat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Californians could face another divisive, expensive battle over lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights now that a coalition of conservative groups has hired the veteran more…

'Gay-pride' flag OK, Confederate flag banned

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KIRO-TV) Maple Valley, Wash. — Two 11th-grade students at Tahoma High School were suspended for wearing Confederate flags to school. A school district spokesperson said the two juniors more…

Teacher who posed for Playboy gets sacked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) The Daily Caller’s favorite Spanish teacher, Cristy Nicole Deweese, told Inside Edition late last week that she has been fired by the Dallas Independent School District. Deweese, 21, more…

Education honcho abandons Common Core townhalls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUFFALO NEWS) State Education Commissioner John King on Saturday canceled appearances at four upcoming PTA-sponsored community meetings, following a barrage of criticism from raucous parents and teachers Thursday more…

Class assignment: Decide who lives, who dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) A classroom of 14 and 15-year-old Illinois high school students was assigned the task of deciding the fate of ten fictional characters in an exercise that more…