'Sex Week' interruptus after taxpayer revolt

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="VpMnljYTorOtzmuT1BmlSLI8o87Gj39l"] The University of Tennessee hasn't pulled the plug on Sex Week, but it has cut some of the purse strings. UT Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek announced more…

Federal award to 'promote understanding of Islam'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Rockland County Times) Rockland Community College (RCC) has been named the recipient of the “Muslim Journeys Bookshelf Award,” receiving books, films and access to online resources about Islamic more…

Video: Driver boots girl off school bus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Tampa Tribune) Prosecutors have released a video taken from a school bus camera that shows a driver using her foot to push a special-needs student from the vehicle. more…

Students charged for sex at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Tampa Tribune) Two Fivay High School students face criminal charges after one of them reportedly had sexual intercourse with a girl in the school's media center while the more…

NPR touts armed police on school campuses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NPR) Ever since the Newtown, Ct., school shooting, there's been a raging debate over how to keep America's schoolchildren safe. National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre proposed stationing more…

CDC: 1 in 50 schoolkids has autism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) — A government survey of parents says 1 in 50 U.S. schoolchildren has autism, surpassing another federal estimate for the disorder. Health officials say the more…