Leak suggests big bang find was dusty mistake

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New Scientist) Last year's big bang breakthrough has finally bitten the dust. In March last year, researchers using a telescope called BICEP2 at the South Pole made a more…

Grand jury declines to indict 5 students accused of rape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- http://www.nj.com/passaic-county/index.ssf/2015/01/charges_dropped_against_5_accused_in_alleged_willi.html (Star-Ledger) A Passaic County grand jury has decided not to indict five William Paterson University students accused of raping and kidnapping another student on campus, officials said more…

College bans 'Mr.' and 'Mrs.' salutations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Mr. and Mrs. Politically Correct have laid down the law at City University of New York, where gender-specific salutations are now a no-no. School officials sent more…

Dartmouth to ban hard liquor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) With colleges under growing pressure to reduce alcohol-soaked student misbehavior, Dartmouth College said Thursday that it would ban hard liquor on campus, going beyond the more…

China education minister: Reject Western values

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) China's education minister has issued a stern warning against threats to communist ideological purity in higher education, saying Western values must never be permitted to infiltrate more…

Holocaust survivor booted from public schools

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_793051" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Anita Dittman speaks about her life in one of Nazi Germany's concentration camps. She grew up in Germany and was almost 6 years old more…

High school holds 'hijab day' for students

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1207315" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges showed up for a meeting with Somali Muslims in a hijab.[/caption] A Sacramento, California, high school scheduled a "hijab day" more…