Grieving borrowers must repay student loans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some student loan borrowers who had a parent or grandparent co-sign the note are finding that they must immediately pay the loan in full if more…

Woman gets light sentence for sex with student

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OREGONLIVE) — Denise Keesee cried throughout her sentencing Monday in Washington County Circuit Court. She sobbed. She bawled. Her chin quivered hard. She dabbed a tissue at her more…

Kids 'no longer care' about winning or losing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Britain risks losing its competitive edge because a generation of children is no longer interested in winning on the sporting field, according to research. Figures show more…

Family sues school over 'God' in pledge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) FREEHOLD, N.J. — A family is suing the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District and its superintendent, seeking to have the phrase "under God" removed from the Pledge of more…

Supremes uphold affirmative action ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's affirmative action ban, ruling that the state has the right to determine whether racial preferences can be considered in college more…

2,000 cameras watch Penn State campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CENTRE DAILY TIMES) —STATE COLLEGE —  Walking through Penn State’s HUB-Robeson Center, mechanical engineering student Rebecca Schmiedel didn’t think about the security cameras watching her. “I kind of more…

Expert: Your fingerprints may not be unique

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Fingerprint evidence linking criminals to crime scenes has played a fundamental role in convictions in Britain since the first forensic laboratory was set up in Scotland more…

Catholic high school loses fight to stay open

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Just six months ago, Denise Catapano said, things were looking up at Bishop Ford Central Catholic High School, a 52-year-old institution known around Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, more…

Embryos created that were clones of 2 men

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SMH) — Scientists have replicated one of the most significant accomplishments in stem cell research by creating human embryos that were clones of two men. The lab-engineered embryos more…

Majority in U.S. doubts Big Bang theory

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — WASHINGTON – While scientists believe the universe began with a Big Bang, most Americans put a big question mark on the concept, an Associated Press-GfK more…