Common Core adopted by 45 states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The Common Core State Standards have been adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia with the goal of better preparing the nation's students for college more…

Author: Don't spend on 'worthless degree'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ljeGN5ZDoHFge9mp8K_m5Ulvwpq1FIAx"] Just imagine. Spending $50,000 and four years on a college degree, and then finding out the resulting qualifications are more or less useless. That's one of more…

Back to school with armed guards, door buzzers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25083871&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (HARTFORD COURANT) — Eight months after the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown left 26 people dead, more…

Student posts Nazi flag on college campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — An Oberlin College student acknowledged posting anti-Islam fliers and racist cards around the campus of the historically liberal Ohio university earlier this year, saying he meant more…

Fraternity suspended over Facebook posts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) Florida International University has suspended its Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity chapter after a “private” Facebook page maintained by the group became very public. An anonymous email more…

N.Y. sues Donald Trump for 'phony' university

by -NO AUTHOR- -- ALBANY, New York (AP) — New York's attorney general sued Donald Trump for $40 million Saturday, saying the real estate mogul helped run a phony "Trump University" that more…

Obama: Law school should be 2 (not 3) years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — President Obama urged law schools on Friday to consider cutting a year of classroom instruction, wading into a hotly debated issue inside the beleaguered legal academy. more…

'Web prophet' maps past to predict future

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Prophecy may still be restricted to those qualified to appear in the Bible, but modern technology has given us the next best thing – the more…

Military teaches colonists were 'extremists'

by Bob Unruh -- The colonists who came to the New World and built the foundations of what now is the United States were "extremists," and discussions that include mention of "individual more…