Quarterback flagged for pointing upward to God

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2558865" align="aligncenter" width="602"] A referee at a Syracuse, New York, high school calls a penalty after the quarterback in the end zone raises his finger to the more…

Sword-wielding man attacks teacher in Sweden

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 0wEhJ0qE] A masked man entered a school in the south-western section of Sweden Thursday and unleashed an attack on a teacher with a sword. The teacher, not more…

Only man ever elected governor of 2 states

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2546185" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sam Houston[/caption] At age 16, after his father died, Sam Houston ran off to live with the Cherokee Indians on the Tennessee River. He more…

Election results 'not diverse enough' for principal

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2556145" align="aligncenter" width="599"] Everett Middle School principal Lena Van Haren[/caption] A San Francisco principal was so distraught over the number of white and Asian kids winning a more…

Feds spend $1.5 million studying 'freshman 15'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREE BEACON) The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has spent over $1.1 million studying the “freshman 15,” trying to determine whether friends influence their college peers to eat more…

Ahmed the 'clock boy' to leave U.S. for Qatar

by Douglas Ernst -- Baseball and apple pie apparently don't cut it after meeting with dictators accused of war crimes. Ahmed Mohamed of Irving, Texas, became a celebrity after a "suitcase-clock" he more…