Teacher who raped girl, 14, gets only 30 days

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A Montana teacher who admitted to raping a troubled 14-year-old student who later committed suicide has been given just 30 days in jail after a judge more…

Homeschool band still playing after 10 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AIKEN STANDARD) — When the community joined together in a day of prayer in the mid-1990s, one attendant paid special attention to the event’s trumpeter. Linda Coffin, mother more…

Football coach suspended for helmet slap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) Weston Cypress Bay football coach Mark Guandolo has been suspended by Broward County schools for two weeks a day after television cameras caught him slapping the more…

Common Core adopted by 45 states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The Common Core State Standards have been adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia with the goal of better preparing the nation's students for college more…

Author: Don't spend on 'worthless degree'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ljeGN5ZDoHFge9mp8K_m5Ulvwpq1FIAx"] Just imagine. Spending $50,000 and four years on a college degree, and then finding out the resulting qualifications are more or less useless. That's one of more…

Back to school with armed guards, door buzzers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25083871&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (HARTFORD COURANT) — Eight months after the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown left 26 people dead, more…

Student posts Nazi flag on college campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — An Oberlin College student acknowledged posting anti-Islam fliers and racist cards around the campus of the historically liberal Ohio university earlier this year, saying he meant more…

Fraternity suspended over Facebook posts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) Florida International University has suspended its Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity chapter after a “private” Facebook page maintained by the group became very public. An anonymous email more…