States push cursive writing in classrooms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Raleigh News & Observer) The state House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation Thursday requiring North Carolina elementary school students to learn cursive handwriting and to memorize multiplication tables. more…

Parents outraged kids denied lunch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sun Chronicle) As many as 25 students at Coelho Middle School were denied meals or told to throw their lunches away Tuesday because they could not pay or more…

'Entitled' senior sparks firestorm of anger

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A high school senior who wrote an open letter to the Ivy League universities that rejected her has sparked a firestorm of anger, with readers more…

No due process for college rape trials?

by Garth Kant -- A judge or jury can't convict someone of rape without evidence beyond a reasonable doubt. But a college court can. And enough is enough, says a growing number more…

Chuck Norris stands up for parents of autism

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, my child was recently diagnosed with autism. Sadly, like so many others, we mistook a serious disorder for behavioral problems. Can you please raise some awareness about more…

Student body prez registered sex offender

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE) It was no April Fools’ joke. On Monday, April 1, anonymous black-and-white fliers were found pinned to billboards at Riverside City College saying the student more…

Teacher traded candy for sex with girls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WPBF-TV) A West Palm Beach teacher faces sexual battery charges after a girl told police he gave her candy in exchange for sexual acts. West Palm Beach police more…

School takes Jesus portrait down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VnYmRxYTrjFdRXXoiI8znPQyKiBb24xx"] (Associated Press) A Jesus portrait that has hung in a southern Ohio school district since 1947 was taken down Wednesday, because of concerns about the potential more…

McDonald's demands college degree to be cashier

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) With colleges producing more graduates, and youth unemployment at a sky-high 11.5 percent, even landing a job selling Big Macs is getting competitive. Consider: A job more…

Rutgers fires coach over 'gay' slurs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24707254&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (FOX NEWS) Rutgers officials announced Wednesday that it terminated the contract of men’s basketball coach Mike Rice following the more…