Carson steps down as commencement speaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson told Andrea Mitchell Friday that he is prepared to refrain from speaking at the university's School of Medicine commencement ceremony, after more…

Girl suspended for butter knife in lunch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JrOWhrYToQtr93xmh86dyIZ4G3PNy-iz"] ATTLEBORO, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – From a toy gun to a butter knife, a new controversy has arisen over an item a student brought to a local school Wednesday. more…

Major school choice victory in Indiana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Heritage Foundation) It's hard to overstate what an outstanding victory for school choice Indiana's Supreme Court issued yesterday. Indiana's highest court ruled unanimously in Meredith v. Pence that more…

Conservative student 'bullied' by teachers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Freedom Works) As a 15 year old, I never imagined my activism in politics would translate into controversy for me at school. My name is Benji Backer and more…

University prof's Christian speech protected

by Bob Unruh -- University of North Carolina-Wilmington professor Mike Adams isn't particularly reticent about his conservative viewpoint. For example, in his Townhall.com column only a few weeks ago, he poked fun more…

Teacher talks 'orgasms' in biology class

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) An Idaho biology teacher is reportedly being probed by a state commission after parents complained he used the word “vagina” during a lesson on the human more…

Military tuition assistance restored

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Stars & Stripes) The military's tuition assistance programs will resume soon, but no one knows when. Last week, Congress rolled back plans to halt all new enrollments to more…

Politically correct curriculum sinks school performance

by John Griffing -- Standardized student test scores at Texas schools using the controversial CSCOPE curriculum are dropping significantly. For the last few months, WND has provided in-depth coverage of the self-described more…

$10,000 prize to disprove Bible's creation account

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_348487" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Did life on Earth originate from God as recorded in the Bible, or is it just an accident?"][/caption] A California creationist is offering a more…