The McGuffey Reader vs. globalism

by Bradlee Dean -- "The only foundation for a useful education in a republic is to be laid in religion. Without this there can be no virtue, and without virtue there can more…

Democrats divided over student-loan bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Senate Democrats are increasingly divided over the bipartisan student loan rates bill blessed by leadership last week. The bill is expected to come up for a more…

College girl stranded in ocean for 16 hours

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Nwa2FrZDr2N-gTQw1CzUxZvk07ZS0Tis"] (NBCPHILADELPHIA) — Even for the most experienced swimmer, it's a nightmare scenario. Stranded in the middle of the ocean with no food and the blistering sun more…

Lookie here! College scans students' eyeballs

by Chelsea Schilling -- A public university in in Rock Hill, S.C., has announced it is implementing a new eye scanner system that collects and records data about the features of students' more…

Video: High-school freshmen brutally hazed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24965796&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=332&width=590" height=332 width=590 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Last week KDKA reported that several parents showed up at Upper St. Clair Police headquarters to more…

Has global warming stopped?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Huge amounts of heat – equivalent to the power of 150 billion electric kettles – are being continuously absorbed by the deep ocean, which could explain more…

Boys wear skirts to class in protest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A headteacher got his knickers in a twist when a group of boys ditched their trousers for skirts to help beat the heatwave that is currently more…