U.N. chief promotes 'deceptive' computer

by Stewart Stogel -- NEW YORK – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has decided to lend his name and prestige to a controversial computer project in India. In a highly publicized news more…

Kids driven to school are slower learners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — It is common sense that children who walk or cycle to school have a lower risk of obesity than those shuttled to and fro by car. more…

College nixes sale of 'Christmas' trees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX News) - A North Carolina community college has been accused of violating the First Amendment rights of students after they told a club they could not use more…

Schools teach Boston Tea Party was act of terror

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON.CBSLOCAL) — The most historical instance of protesting against taxation without representation is now being taught in Texas schools as a terrorist act. As recently as January of more…

Student gets 12 years for making lethal drugs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GRAND FORKS HERALD) — A federal judge Monday sentenced Wesley Sweeney, 18, to 12½ years in prison for his confessed role in providing synthetic hallucinogens that led to more…

Student detonates 'Mythbusters' bomb at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FLORIDATODAY) — A Florida Institute of Technology student is accused of detonating a homemade device that he said he learned how to make by watching the Discovery Channel more…

Feds: Teachers hire stand-ins to take tests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — It was a brazen and surprisingly long-lived scheme, authorities said, to help aspiring public school teachers cheat on the tests they must pass to prove they more…