Punishing black woman's speech causes ruckus

by Bob Unruh -- A Christian employee of a university who was punished for publicly expressing a personal opinion is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review her case. Crystal Dixon, a  more…

Harvard dean quits over secret emails

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- Months after a secret e-mail search controversy at Harvard College, Evelynn M. Hammonds announced on Tuesday that she will step down as dean on July 1, according more…

Professors: Put Obama on Mount Rushmore

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE DAILY CALLER) According to a survey of George Washington University professors, some 30 percent generally endorse the eventual addition of President Barack Obama’s face to the Mount Rushmore more…

Prayers at graduation irk atheists at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ARTICLES.CENTRALKYNEWS) — STANFORD — Despite the opposition of at least six students, Lincoln County High School kept to its tradition of student-led prayer during its graduation ceremony Friday. more…

Trial opens over firing of pregnant teacher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A trial was getting underway Tuesday in a Catholic school teacher's lawsuit alleging the Archdiocese of Cincinnati violated anti-discrimination laws by firing her after she became more…

Teen bomb plotter 'suffers rare OCD'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — An Oregon teen accused of planning to bomb his high school suffers from a rare form of obsessive-compulsive disorder, his family said. "My heart goes out more…

'Innocent tweet' gets student suspended

by Garth Kant -- A high-school student in upstate New York has been suspended and accused of trying to incite "a social media riot" after he suggested budget cuts for his public more…

Ponce de Leon 'never sought Fountain of Youth'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SMITHSONIANMAG) — Half a millennium ago, in 1513, the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León departed Puerto Rico for the verdant island of “Bimini”—an uncharted land in what more…