GOP assails Michelle O's 'god-awful' lunches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Congressional Republicans are renewing their fight to roll back first lady Michelle Obama’s prized nutrition standards for school meal programs. As Congress prepares to reauthorize more…

$15 million payout after students molested

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RrMWhwdTqVyp3v9oFLQHZ7RZb-13MVpg" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (NEWSWEEK) — Four families took a settlement of $15 million this week from the Evergreen School District in San Jose, California. The parents alleged the more…

Teacher hates 'white people,' outs lesbian student

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2123785" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kelly Hendrix[/caption] A Jacksonville, Florida, teacher has been suspended without pay for 15 days for allegedly making racially offensive and sexually charged comments to more…

Father of rocket science deep believer in Creator

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2118845" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Wernher von Braun[/caption] Wernher von Braun died June 16, 1977. He was considered the father of rocket science and modern space flight. He developed more…

'Sexist' joke leaves Nobel laureate 'hung out to dry'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="poYTFwdTqJLpkjyg-h2rVVNYxnJ-3lk5" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTONPOST) — The outrage toward Tim Hunt built like a tsunami. On Tuesday, the Nobel Prize-winning scientist climbed on a conference stage and delivered an more…

Rachel Dolezal sued school because she was white

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xuMHVvdToLc93mUHchOaezGyYHgjfCV5" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTONPOST) — When Rachel Dolezal Moore was studying in the master of fine arts graduate program at Howard University, she was obviously immersed in black more…

Climate data: U.S. in 10-year cooling trend

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JuODJvdToHwRHPxtFLJGEDjjOVf9djyl" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYCALLER) — Data from America’s most advanced climate monitoring system shows the U.S. has undergone a cooling trend over the last decade, despite recent claims more…

Seniors break into flash mob at graduation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FycndudTp2Eut5K_iTbnNZAFor2a_trI" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WMUR) — PORTSMOUTH, N.H. —The graduating class at Portsmouth High School bid a special farewell to the school. The class of 2015 broke into a more…

NAACP's Rachel Dolezal resigns post

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="F5bXVudTqMRFAYdGa9qODM1cVwIzlWOR" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Rachel Dolezal, the Spokane, Washington, chapter president of the NAACP who was outed by her parents for lying about being black, resigned her post Monday more…

Common Core killing kindergarten?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON GLOBE) LAST SPRING, Susan Sluyter quit teaching kindergarten in the Cambridge Public Schools. She’d spent nearly two decades in the classroom, and her departure wasn’t a happy more…