Fasten your seatbelt

by Joke of the Day -- Error. Editor's note:Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

Schools marred by testing scandals in 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — A decade ago, Hopeville Elementary School was one of the worst performing schools in Waterbury, Conn., 30 miles west of Hartford. So when Michael Puffer, an more…

Bullied girl's family gets $225,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTONGLOBE) — The family of Phoebe Prince, the South Hadley teenager who took her life allegedly in response to a barrage of bullying, received $225,000 from the town more…

MIT to offer free, online courses to all

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SMARTPLANET) — The disruption of higher education just got very interesting. It appears that the disruptors — private, online universities — are being disrupted at their own game. more…

Degree of frustration with cost of college

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — As tuition costs skyrocket and graduates walk away saddled with ever-rising amounts of debt, American colleges now face a choice: Remain a part of the more…

Anti-Semitism claims against UC Berkeley dismissed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AL ARABIYA) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by two Jewish students who claimed the University of California, Berkeley, fostered an atmosphere of anti-Semitism by more…

Class reunion

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Animal magnetism

by Joke of the Day -- Exercise their options. Editor's note:Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum more…