New law tackles football practice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO BEE) Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation limiting full-contact football practice for California teenagers, his office announced Monday. The legislation comes amid increasing concern about brain injuries more…

Video: Princeton prof caught in lawn-sign caper

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNBC-TV) PRINCETON -- The Princeton University professor accused of stealing 21 lawn signs for a local computer business was recorded on multiple occasions taking the signs, the business more…

Trailblazers let homeschoolers play sports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CITIZEN-TIMES) — ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Mary Dorris’ children had aged out of recreation league sports and, being home-schooled, they didn’t have school teams to join. But they had more…

$100 million for Obama's minority-youth project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) President Obama will announce on Monday that 60 of the nation’s largest school districts are joining his initiative to improve the educational futures of young African-American more…

District seeks boy's records in bullying lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JOPLIN GLOBE) CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — Attorneys for the Carl Junction School District want to see all of the Facebook messages, photographs, videos and other electronic communication saved more…

Officials turn blind eye to Shariah in schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Children were taught that all Christians are liars and attempts were made to introduce Sharia law in classrooms as part of an alleged 'Trojan Horse' takeover more…

Unused shopping malls eyed as housing for illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick (D) detailed Friday his plan to temporarily provide shelter to undocumented children who have illegally entered the United States. Patrick is working more…

University faculty votes to apportion grades by race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) Earlier this year, the University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty senate adopted a new Framework for Diversity and Inclusive Excellence, which, according to the campus’s Board of Regents, more…

Boy, 12, arrested for stealing bus … twice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WMBB-TV) Before noon Wednesday Parker Police were dealing with their second stolen Bay District school bus in just under a month. The call came in to Parker Chief more…