What spark led to American Revolution?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2737915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Boston Tea Party[/caption] The French and Indian War ended in 1763 with the French losing Canada and all their land east of the Mississippi more…

Verdict for teen accused of raping, killing teacher

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2743405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Colleen Ritzer (Family photo)[/caption] A Boston jury has found a 16-year-old teenager guilty of killing his teacher in 2013. Philip Chism was charged as more…

Football coach banned for prayer goes on offense

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2535575" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Joe Kennedy, Bremerton High School football coach in Washington, is standing strong on his right to pray.[/caption] The Washington school district that suspended a more…

Gleeful ISIS gloats over L.A. bomb scare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VOCATIV) ISIS supporters took to social media to gloat about the disruption caused by “credible” bomb threats made against the Los Angeles school system on Tuesday. The threats more…

Los Angeles schools closed after 'bomb threat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Officials have closed all Los Angeles Unified School District campuses Tuesday morning after receiving a "credible threat" of violence involving backpacks and packages left at campuses. Authorities more…

High school strikes 'Huckleberry Finn'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A suburban Philadelphia school is removing "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" from its 11th grade curriculum because of the book's prevalent use of the N-word. After a forum more…

This is turning point when states lost power

by Bill Federer -- "The national government was itself the creature of the states. ... Yet today it is often made to appear that the creature, Frankenstein-like, is determined to destroy the more…