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…

Eat, drink, be nice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) It's dinnertime, and 6-year-old Joaquin Hurtado is staying in his seat. He hasn't stood up, run around the table or wrestled with his little brother. more…

School gunman's DNA to be studied

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) Geneticists have been asked to study the DNA of Adam Lanza, the Connecticut man whose shooting rampage killed 27 people, including an entire first grade class. The study, more…