School to keep 'Rebels' name

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — A Richmond area high school will keep its Rebels team name after a student-led protest called attention to plans by the administration to field a new more…

Most serious charges tossed in massacre plot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STAR TRIBUNE) — A district judge on Monday dismissed the most serious charges against John LaDue, the Waseca teenager accused of secretly plotting a school massacre this spring, more…

American teens can't understand paycheck

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — Fewer than 30% of U.S. teens understand their paycheck, according to the financial literacy portion of a test administered by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and more…

Girls' track coach arrested for 'relationship'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCFCOURIER) — WATERLOO | A former teacher and coach has been arrested for allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a student. Waterloo police arrested Daniel Paul Ankrum, 32, more…

Sinkhole opens up inside high school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL) — DELTONA, Florida — Workers have determined a hole on the Deltona High School campus is a small sinkhole. Brian Pohl, the Volusia County branch more…

Super gets pay docked for copying speech

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTONGLOBE) — The superintendent of the Newton public schools was docked one week’s salary by the city’s school board Thursday for his failure to credit Governor Deval Patrick more…

Ohio State teaches Christians are dumber than atheists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CampusReform) An Ohio State University (OSU) class has apparently determined another fundamental difference between Christians and atheists: their IQ points. An online quiz from the school’s Psychology 1100 more…

Ohio State University fires marching-band director

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessInsider) The director of the Ohio State University marching band has been fired following a disturbing report that he allowed and oversaw a deep-seated culture of sexual harassment more…