Al Gore: Punish climate-change deniers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ECOWATCH) — For the third time in the last few years, Al Gore, founder and chairman of the Climate Reality Project, spoke at the festival on Friday. Naturally, more…

Teacher 'digs nails deep into young girl'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer FTN0n21f] (WSVN) — MIAMI — An elementary school teacher in Miami is behind bars after, authorities said, he attacked a student during class. Twenty-five-year-old Frederick Mena, a teacher more…

Students sickened by hash-laced brownies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ORLANDO SENTINEL) — Students at a Volusia County high school were sickened after consuming hash-laced brownies a Spruce Creek High School student brought to school today. A many more…

Professor: Porn belongs in classroom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — A leading sexologist in Denmark has called for pornography to be shown in the classroom, claiming that starting a debate about the industry could help more…

Parents protest 'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' performance

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1800965" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A police officer and his wife expressed outrage over a "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" school performance for Black History Month.[/caption] A Virginia policeman and more…

108 inches: Boston breaks snowfall record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — BOSTON (AP) — Boston's miserable winter is now also its snowiest season going back to 1872. The official measurement of 108.6 inches at Logan International Airport more…

Invasion stopped by 'providential' tornado

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1793375" align="aligncenter" width="600"] James Madison[/caption] Called the "Chief Architect of the Constitution," he wrote many of the Federalist Papers, which helped convince states to ratify the Constitution. more…

Students' social media accounts monitored

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Buzzfeed) The world's largest education company, Pearson, has been "monitoring" the social media accounts of students while they take their PARCC Common Core tests, journalist Bob Bruan reported more…

High-school website hacked by ISIS backers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WPRI) — PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island — Classical High School’s website has been targeted by hackers who claim to support the terror group ISIS. The school’s homepage appears untouched. more…

Orwellian nightmare unleashed on schoolkids

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1233565" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Technology is increasingly being used by schools to gather data on students, testing not just their knowledge of subjects like reading, math and science more…