Furor over frat members' N-word slurs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer nO9DRG56] (CBS NEWS) NORMAN, Okla. - A University of Oklahoma fraternity is being closed and its members suspended by the group's national organization after a video surfaced more…

Treasure from Alexander the Great era found

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Hen Zakai loves exploring darkness. In his spare time, he lowers himself into the underground world of hidden caves to navigate the nooks and crevasses of more…

Public university opens help center for illegals

by Cheryl Chumley -- Illegal immigrants seeking academic counseling, career guidance and other information related to achieving their ambitions have a new Cal State Long Beach resource at their fingertips – a more…

Schoolboy dies from teacher's beating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — An Egyptian schoolboy has died after being beaten by his teacher as a punishment, the country’s education ministry has said. The boy, who was in the more…

Florida officials ban term 'climate change'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMIHERALD) — The state of Florida is the region most susceptible to the effects of global warming in this country, according to scientists. Sea-level rise alone threatens 30 more…

Civil War victory sprang from Christian heritage

by Bill Federer -- The Confederate iron-plated ship Merrimac destroyed two Union boats during the Civil War. The Union responded with the ironclad Monitor. President Calvin Coolidge dedicated a statue to the more…

Honors student slams Common Core test

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Marina Ford is a high-achieving sophomore attending Pinelands Regional High School in Tuckerton, New Jersey. All of her classes are either honors or Advanced Placement. Her more…