Obama orders feds: Help college kids pay off loans

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1054335" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama's newest executive order gives college students more rights over their loan repayments.[/caption] President Obama announced a series of executive actions Tuesday aimed more…

High school now scans faces at door

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KSDK) — ST. LOUIS - A St. Louis city high school is one of the first in the nation to have a new kind of security. Facial recognition more…

Study guide: Clarence Thomas a fascist like KKK

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — The latest version of a top-selling study guide for the Advanced Placement European History exam explains the French Revolution with a chart which identifies Supreme Court more…

Pennsylvania founded as 'holy experiment'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1774825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] William Penn[/caption] Admiral Sir William Penn fought the Dutch navy in the First Anglo-Dutch War, 1652-54. He captured Jamaica from the Spanish in 1655. more…

Google venture: Live to be 500

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — “If you ask me today, is it possible to live to be 500? The answer is yes,” Bill Maris says one January afternoon in Mountain View, more…

Furor over frat members' N-word slurs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9vNzh1czoUlUnBj1TTgO_dzXbPQIPUmu" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CBS NEWS) NORMAN, Okla. - A University of Oklahoma fraternity is being closed and its members suspended by the group's national organization after a video more…

Treasure from Alexander the Great era found

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Hen Zakai loves exploring darkness. In his spare time, he lowers himself into the underground world of hidden caves to navigate the nooks and crevasses of more…

Public university opens help center for illegals

by Cheryl Chumley -- Illegal immigrants seeking academic counseling, career guidance and other information related to achieving their ambitions have a new Cal State Long Beach resource at their fingertips – a more…

Schoolboy dies from teacher's beating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — An Egyptian schoolboy has died after being beaten by his teacher as a punishment, the country’s education ministry has said. The boy, who was in the more…