'Some speak Mayan': Illegal kids swamp public schools

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="V0ZmZubzptSFOBDHKh_Ut94QNT4N5r0i" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Imagine trying to educate a student who cannot speak English or any of the common Spanish dialects, has never spent a day in school in more…

Mystery over Alexander-era tomb in Greece

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — Athens (AFP) - Archaeologists have unearthed a funeral mound dating from the time of Alexander the Great and believed to be the largest ever discovered in more…

Atheists tell high-school team to punt prayers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — A Georgia high school football program may have God on its side, but not the Constitution, according to critics who say prayer and proselytization have no more…

Woman fired because she's 'not black enough'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A biracial woman has won an $10,200 payout after she was fired from her job at the Black Educators Association (BEA) in Nova Scotia, Canada because more…

High-school athlete drinks 4 gallons, dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (13WMAZ) — DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. (AP) - A Douglas County high school football player is dead after drinking too much fluid during practice. Relatives of 17-year-old Zyrees Oliver had more…

Steubenville rapist back on football team

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CLEVELAND.COM) A Steubenville teen convicted of raping a 16-year-old girl at a party in August 2012 has rejoined the high school football team after being released from juvenile more…

Dictionary.com defines homeschooling as 'mindless'

by Drew Zahn -- Dictionary.com, the popular destination for writers seeking definitions and synonyms, contains some scathing commentary on homeschooling. "If you want to keep your kids from reality and turn them more…