State looks to kill school property tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Pennsylvania Senate's majority leader said Tuesday that he is planning a vote early next week on legislation to end the collection of school property taxes and replace more…

College closes amid search for gun-carting student

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2647675" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Washington College[/caption] Washington College authorities announced the closure of its Maryland campus to allow police unfettered access to search for a student who allegedly more…

Revenge of 'Clock Boy': Feds demand school's records

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2461895" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Ahmed Mohamed[/caption] Ahmed "clock boy" Mohamed of Irving, Texas, may have moved to Qatar, but the Obama administration is keeping his memory alive and more…

This is the definition of character

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1891575" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Thomas Jefferson[/caption] Commenting on the "liberty to worship our Creator" Thomas Jefferson wrote to Captain John Thomas of the Newhope Baptist Church, Nov. 18, more…

Students: Dump Dr. Seuss for social justice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUSREFORM) — This Monday afternoon, a normally quiet meeting room in Dartmouth’s College Hall was filled with students debating whether the New Hampshire Ivy league should change the more…

1st-grader 'tried to stab' teacher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC 13) SANFORD, NC -- A 1st grader will be charged for attempting to assault a teacher in Sanford, the Lee County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday. Deputies said more…

Ohio teachers increasingly pack heat on job

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Dozens of school districts in Ohio now allow teachers who have conceal-carry permits to pack heat on the job. In several cases, boards of education have more…

She was 1 of world's greatest monarchs

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2639295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Queen Elizabeth I[/caption] "Bloody Mary," daughter of Henry VIII, reigned five years, during which time her government sentenced 300 people to death. On Oct. more…

Teacher arrested for running illegal strip club

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WMCACTIONNEWS5) — MEMPHIS, Tennessee — A Shelby County Schools teacher is accused of operating an illegal adult strip club and promoting prostitution. Police arrested 44-year-old Walter McCrimmon Saturday because more…