New push to force sex ed on Christian schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An activist group in Scotland that promotes secularism is arguing that all schools – including church-sponsored classes – must subject children to a secularist's view of sex education. more…

Scientists mystified by lack of sunspots

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — Something is up with the sun. Scientists say that solar activity is stranger than in a century or more, with the sun producing barely more…

Teen girl persuades friends to be prostitutes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="13Mmg0aDqngx7tj88Q3FXTYHNyh4GSfW" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KHOU) — LEAGUE CITY, Texas—Authorities have charged a League City student with soliciting her “easily manipulated” friends into prostitution. The girls performed sexual acts on more…

University of Michigan prez denies being drunk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DETROIT FREE PRESS) By now, you might have heard University of Michigan president Mary Sue Coleman’s somewhat odd, eeelooonggaaaated speech during halftime of the Michigan vs. Nebraska game Saturday. It’s more…

7th case of meningitis at Princeton

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY.COM) State health officials have declared a meningitis outbreak at Princeton University after another potential case of the disease surfaced over the weekend. The New Jersey Department of more…

Christian college class prez: I'm an atheist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A student from a Christian university in Oregon ditched the privacy of the confessional and went public about his faith, writing in the school newspaper: "I more…

Record number of foreign students in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels. more…

Students pull gun on intruder, face expulsion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KAYU-TV) SPOKANE, Wash. - Two Gonzaga students are facing possible expulsion from the University after they pulled a weapon in self defense as a six time felon attempted more…

Out-of-fuel satellite plunges to Earth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1sYmczaDqiaDhUdTczSvp5kweC4WTExD" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (BBC) — The European Space Agency's (Esa) Goce satellite has re-entered the Earth's atmosphere, burning up in the process. Early estimates suggested any surviving debris more…

College job application has 'queer' option

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hweTMzaDqxLLfa11DMUMz7_UmslFuaIN" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DENVER.CBSLOCAL) — A word on job applications at Colorado College has sparked a controversy. The word “queer” appears in the voluntary gender section responses of more…