Teacher 'body slams student' over cookie

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON.COM) A Pawtucket, R.I., junior high school teacher is facing misdemeanor charges this week after allegedly assaulting a student for eating a cookie in his classroom. Slater Junior more…

Abortion celebrated as 'life-sustaining act'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CollegeFix) Abortion – the "life-sustaining act" of the ages. That's the theme behind an exhibit currently on display at the University of Michigan dedicated to defending and glamorizing more…

Senator warns of student-loan bubble

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NPR) Each year, the federal government provides more than $150 billion in grants and loans to help students pay for college. And while a bachelor's degree has become more…

School sued over 6th-grader's Facebook posting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE) Riley Stratton remembers all too well the day Minnewaska school officials brought her into a room, with a police officer present, and demanded she cough more…

Grad school is debt machine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) The rapidly swelling cost of student loan debt is not being inflated simply by unaffordable undergraduate and associate degrees as 40 percent of the $1 trillion more…

2nd-grader jailed for punching teacher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WPEC-TV) JENSEN BEACH, Fla. -- Police arrested a second-grade boy who repeatedly punched a teacher and then threatened to kill her, according Martin County Sheriff's Office. The problem more…

Big surprise for woman who had sex with boy

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_689689" align="alignright" width="329" caption="Rachelle Heenan"][/caption] They had sex during school events, in assorted hotels and even in the woman's car. Now, the male student is suing his more…

California sued over coed-bathrooms vote

by Bob Unruh -- A lawsuit filed Tuesday aims to put the fate of California's "coed bathroom bill" before voters this fall. The suit filed by the Pacific Justice Institute on behalf more…