Students leave schools over Ferguson, NYC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xjbnZjcjoUIpENC9VgkGUE8uU9STrKyv" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (BOSTONGLOBE) — Hundreds of Boston public school students walked out of class Tuesday to protest recent grand jury decisions not to indict white police officers more…

Electric cars actually make air dirtier

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="AydGdicjonXxj9Eo6UFrDcetwAQwXd6w" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON (AP) — People who own all-electric cars where coal generates the power may think they are helping the environment. But a new study finds their more…

Boy-genius investor made it all up

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="4wbGdicjrRI5JcToK2F8qNzNHa2ua7tH" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (OBSERVER) — It’s been a tough month for factchecking. After the Rolling Stone campus rape story unraveled, readers of all publications can be forgiven for more…

Teachers busted mocking own students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NJ.com) — Parents of Edison special education students are furious in the wake of accusations that Edison schoolteachers participated in an online chat that insulted the types of more…

Student making $72 million 'fails smell test'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FINANCE.YAHOO) — Based on his press clippings 17-year-old high school senior Mohammed "Mo" Islam has already achieved a level of market mastery beyond most investor’s wildest dreams. The more…