High school strikes 'Huckleberry Finn'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A suburban Philadelphia school is removing "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" from its 11th grade curriculum because of the book's prevalent use of the N-word. After a forum more…

This is turning point when states lost power

by Bill Federer -- "The national government was itself the creature of the states. ... Yet today it is often made to appear that the creature, Frankenstein-like, is determined to destroy the more…

'Star Wars' shirt with space gun banned by school

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2739635" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Seventh-grader Colton Southern was told to cover up his "Star Wars" shirt because it featured a fictional space gun. (Photo: KTRK-13 ABC screenshot)[/caption] "Star more…

Paris teacher 'made up' ISIS stabbing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Paris (CNN)A teacher who claimed to have been stabbed by a masked man at a kindergarten on Monday "made up the attack," the Paris prosecutor's office told CNN. more…

Did 'acute laryngitis' kill George Washington?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2234395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington kneeling in prayer[/caption] He caught a chill riding horseback several hours in the snow while inspecting his Mount Vernon farm. The next more…