Sexy Schoolgirl 5k race cancelled following outcry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Charlotte News & Observer) Organizers of the controversial Sexy Schoolgirl 5k race announced Thursday that they’ve cancelled the event in the wake of “community controversy.” The Hillsborough Street more…

Want to teach at Gitmo? Pentagon now hiring

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Live within “commuting” range of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba? Want to “work for an exciting educational organization?” Great news! The Pentagon is hiring. The Defense Department put more…

Mysterious space signal baffles astronomers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE WEEK) — NASA's Chandra X-ray observatory has found a mysterious X-ray signal that astronomers are speculating could signal the presence of dark matter some 240 million light more…

Gun activists aim to sue over blocked websites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUNS) — The Second Amendment Foundation is promising a lawsuit against a Connecticut school if it does not address inconsistencies with its firewall, which restricts access to pro-gun more…

White House misspells Ronald 'Regan'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONTIMES) — The White House press office misspelled the name of President Ronald Reagan twice in an email announcing President Obama’s Wednesday schedule. “Later in the evening, the more…

States pulling the plug on Common Core

by Leo Hohmann -- If you want to know which Republican governors harbor presidential aspirations, in 2016 or beyond, a good way to find out might be to look at their stance more…