Board apologizes for 'grotesque' Holocaust assignment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) At an emergency school board meeting Wednesday night, Rialto School District officials apologized for an eighth-grade critical-thinking writing assignment that asked students to consider whether the Holocaust was created more…

Barnes & Noble to expand college stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS.N) is turning to its college roots to boost its top line. The U.S. bookseller, which opened in 1965 as a university bookstore in more…

Principal tells parents: Boy student now girl

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) A boy at Robinson Elementary School in Raytown, Mo. will now officially be recognized as a girl by teachers and administrators. The student, Adam, will now go by more…

Harvard hosts 're-enactment' of satanic mass

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="pxZW10bTqR6iFOOYADJcRmG7b9U_xSjL" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNSNews.com) – A Satanic Black Mass reenactment is scheduled to take place at the Queen’s Head Pub in Memorial Hall at Harvard University on May 12, more…

Silence greets Sandy Hook skeptics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CONNECTICUT POST) — NEWTOWN -- They came and they spoke, but their words fell flat with a respectful but thoroughly disgusted audience. A dozen or so self-described skeptics more…

Middle names mean more than you think

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PACIFIC STANDARD) — Want to be thought of as an intelligent, erudite, high-status individual? New research suggests a remarkably simple way to project such an image: Use your more…

Teacher breaks up horrific fight, gets fired

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="g4cndzbTpzjBx9LzlC6R_vp7p546MoJJ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (MYFOXDETROIT) — DETROIT (WJBK) - A Detroit teacher has been fired after a cell phone video surfaced of her breaking up a fight between two more…

Mandated $10 commencement fee to hear Pelosi

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUSREFORM) — The University of California - Berkeley makes its students pay to attend their own graduation ceremony. Students who do not purchase the $10 tickets by Wednesday more…

Girl, 15, raped in school hallway at 8 a.m.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DELMARVANOW) — SALISBURY, Maryland — After Parkside High School dismissed for the day on Tuesday, a student said it was shocking to hear there’d been a rape there more…

Boys hold NFL-style 'prom draft'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Sitting around a bowl, a group of Newport Beach high school boys took turns plucking folded papers with numbers written on them. The lower their number, more…