College student sues over scalding shower

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CENTRE DAILY TIMES) — WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — A former tenant who claims he was scalded in a shower in his unit in the State College apartment complex known more…

Prof kills entire family, keeps teaching job

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_494995" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Professor James St. James/Photo: Milliken University"][/caption] Administrators at a private university in Illinois are standing by a psychology professor, despite his own admission that more…

Digital media to overtake TV this year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EMARKETER) — Average time spent with digital media per day will surpass TV viewing time for the first time this year, according to eMarketer’s latest estimate of media more…

$22,000 a year preschool opens in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS) — The Harker School, the 120-year-old private school that's evolved into a science-technology powerhouse, opens its doors next month to preschoolers -- as long more…

College assigns freshmen lesbian-sex book

by -NO AUTHOR- -- American colleges and universities long have been criticized for indoctrinating young people with values that contradict how they were raised by their parents, but at least one school more…

That whale fossil is how old?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When scientists at a Maryland museum announced the discovery of the fossil of a whale skull on the banks of the Potomac River in Virginia, they calculated the more…

Busybody politics

by Thomas Sowell -- It is hard to read a newspaper, or watch a television newscast without encountering someone who has come up with a new "solution" to society's "problems." Sometimes it more…

Vicious: Blacks pummel white child on bus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="l2MmlzZDpZad1aX5eO_ztzTNR3uYnN8c"] A cell-phone video captures the 13-year-old boy's screams for help as he's pummeled with fists and kicked by three bigger, older youths who "ganged up" on more…

Mandatory hair tests for alcohol abuse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYHERALD) — St. Viator High School in Arlington Heights will begin randomly testing all students for alcohol consumption starting this fall, adding to the school's drug testing policy more…

Boy, 12: I was cheated in Final 'Jeopardy'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="I0MWlzZDpCtKxDE2xcZnjftYiTXytjXb"] (DAILYMAIL) — Young Jeopardy! contestant Thomas Hurley III has learned the hard way the importance of proper spelling after he correctly named the emancipation proclamation as more…