PC police ban 'illegal' language

by Chelsea Schilling -- A public university in Maryland is spending thousands of dollars on a "diversity" campaign targeted at students to stop them from using "insensitive" phrases such as "illegal alien," more…

'Isaiah 9:10' director joins WND full-time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – George Escobar, a 25-year media veteran and co-founder of Advent Film Group and the director of the No. 1 bestselling "The Isaiah 9:10 Judgment," is joining more…

Philadelphia plans to close 37 schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PHILADELPHIA — Like many public schools here, University City High School is underused, underfinanced and underperforming. Nearly 80 percent of its 11th-grade students read below grade level in statewide tests more…

Black teachers sue Chicago for discrimination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) The Chicago Teachers Union has sued the nation's third largest school district, saying Mayor Rahm Emanuel's campaign to reform or close underperforming public schools discriminates against African-American more…

Sheriff Joe wants armed posses at schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTVK-TV) PHOENIX -- Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said Thursday that he plans to deploy his armed volunteer posse to protect Valley schools from the kind of violence that more…

No! Not the TSA at schools, too!

by Kathy Shaidle -- Rush Limbaugh Mark Steyn guest hosted for Rush over the Christmas holiday, and warned listeners who might be supportive of the National Rifle Association's suggestion that public schools more…

Florida county weighs armed deputies in schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Alachua County's law enforcement may be temporarily patrolling public elementary schools all day long once classes resume on Jan. 3. The Alachua County Sheriff's Office and more…

Violent twist to student's turtle experiment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Clemson University student Nathan Weaver set out to determine how to help turtles cross the road. He ended up getting a glimpse into the dark souls more…