Teacher has sex with elementary-school boy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KNBC-TV) A former elementary school teacher admitted Thursday to having sex with a young student, reversing her not guilty plea from the day before. Malia Brooks, 32, pleaded more…

Sesame Street explains 'P' is for prison

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) It's brought to you by the letter P — for prison. PBS's "Sesame Street" is moving from ABCs and counting numbers to offering its young more…

Principal threatens valedictorian's Navy career

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xibnRkYzof8Jo2pqN8dvJm9-vS46Djb5"] A Texas high school principal reportedly threatened to torpedo a student's future in the United States Naval Academy over the student's expression of faith during a more…

NYU boots blind Chinese dissident Chen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) NYU isn’t letting a pesky thing like human rights stand in the way of its expansion in China. The university has booted a blind Chinese more…

Poll: New college grads not ready for work

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Kansas City Star) Fifty-three percent of U.S. employers plan to hire 2013 college graduates this year. The rest aren't hiring largely because they don't have jobs to offer. more…

Ultra-violent horror film shown to 6th-graders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL) — A French teacher has landed himself in hot water after allegedly showing a class of 11-year-olds the notoriously ultraviolent horror movie ‘Saw.’ It’s only the more…

Illinois school breaks record for twins

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — An Illinois middle school has broken the Guinness Book of World Records for having the most sets of twins in a single grade - two dozen more…

Affirmative action support at historic low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) As the Supreme Court prepares to once again weigh in on the issue of affirmative action, a record-low number of Americans support such programs, according to more…

Secret NSA mind reading at U.S. university?

by Aaron Klein -- Does the National Security Agency run covert facilities at the University of Maryland or any other U.S. university? There is information that one such facility may be involved more…