Forbes: Harvard only 7th-best college in country

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Inisder) Williams College is the best college in America, according to Forbes' annual Top Colleges ranking, which this year placed Harvard University at number seven. Forbes — more…

Prof who assaulted pro-lifers pleads no contest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CampusReform) A University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB) professor has pleaded no contest to three charges after allegedly stealing signage from a pro-life group and assaulting a more…

1st-grade teacher arrested on sex charge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WAPT) — NATCHEZ, Miss. —A first-grade teacher at Adams County Christian School in Natchez has been arrested, police said. Stephanie Adams, 39, was arrested Monday and charged with more…

School to keep 'Rebels' name

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — A Richmond area high school will keep its Rebels team name after a student-led protest called attention to plans by the administration to field a new more…

Most serious charges tossed in massacre plot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STAR TRIBUNE) — A district judge on Monday dismissed the most serious charges against John LaDue, the Waseca teenager accused of secretly plotting a school massacre this spring, more…

American teens can't understand paycheck

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — Fewer than 30% of U.S. teens understand their paycheck, according to the financial literacy portion of a test administered by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and more…

Girls' track coach arrested for 'relationship'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCFCOURIER) — WATERLOO | A former teacher and coach has been arrested for allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a student. Waterloo police arrested Daniel Paul Ankrum, 32, more…

Sinkhole opens up inside high school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL) — DELTONA, Florida — Workers have determined a hole on the Deltona High School campus is a small sinkhole. Brian Pohl, the Volusia County branch more…

Super gets pay docked for copying speech

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTONGLOBE) — The superintendent of the Newton public schools was docked one week’s salary by the city’s school board Thursday for his failure to credit Governor Deval Patrick more…