Now you can hunt on Chuck Norris' 1,000-acre ranch

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_2017015" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris (center) with children of Kickstart Kids[/caption] Would you like to hunt for trophy exotics at action star Chuck Norris' beautiful 1,000-acre Texas more…

Citadel denies uniform exception for Muslim

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Citadel, one of the country's oldest military schools, has denied an incoming Muslim student's request to wear a hijab, saying it would interfere with its more…

1st-grader with no hands wins penmanship contest

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3280914" align="aligncenter" width="603"] A first-grade girl with no hands won a national handwriting contest. (Credit: WTKR)[/caption] Anaya Ellick, a first grader from Chesapeake, Virginia, just won first more…

This little state has a big history

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3277084" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys in council[/caption] New France began in 1535 when French explorer Jacques Cartier sailed seeking a sea route more…

Teachers: Smartphones harm kids' ability to talk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Parents’ immersion in smartphones has left some neglected children starting primary school unable to hold conversations, new research warns. Almost a third of children starting school more…

Obama moves to open colleges to ex-convicts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Obama administration is trying to make it easier for ex-convicts to go to college. The U.S. Department of Education released a resource guide Monday to more…

School yearbook calls Muslim girl 'Isis'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — A high school yearbook is supposed to be a keepsake, but for a Muslim student in Rancho Cucamonga it will be a painful reminder of being more…

Monster tornado gives teens epic prom photo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MASHABLE) — Enough with the promposals, guys. How about a prom with some real drama, some fireworks to make the night really memorable? One Colorado couple has you more…

Penn State admits 1st Sandusky claim in 1971

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) Penn State's legal settlements with Jerry Sandusky's accusers cover alleged abuse dating to 1971, which was 40 years before his arrest, the university said Sunday, providing more…