Students stand on, flip off American flag in class

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2954254" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Students stand on the American flag at Richland Township high school in Johnstown, Pennsylvania[/caption] Officials at a Pennsylvania high school are on the defensive more…

New York high school holds World Hijab Day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Officials at the World [High] School of Inquiry in Rochester, New York, spent a week this month fielding dozens of calls from parents angry about a "World Hijab more…

Disney cruise ship picks up Cuban rafters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)A Disney cruise ship stopped on its way to the Cayman Islands to pick up 12 suspected migrants southeast of Cuba, the U.S. Coast Guard said Sunday. Disney more…

Peyton Manning cited in sex-assault lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TENNESSEAN) — A sweeping lawsuit filed by six former female students against the University of Tennessee last week argues its athletics department has long condoned a "hostile sexual more…

Holder, Lynch, Johnson for Supreme Court justice?

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1684875" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch[/caption] President Obama has said he will push forward a nominee for deceased Justice Antonin Scalia "in due time," and more…

Ex-Obama official pens poison letter to Scalia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOREIGN POLICY) Prepare yourself for pious proclamations of sorrow. Justice Antonin Scalia, stalwart conservative voice on the U.S. Supreme Court since 1986, is dead! Flags will be at more…

Death in office rarity for modern Supreme Court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- A black-draped chair on the Supreme Court bench once signaled that a justice had died, but those somber memorials have been increasingly uncommon at the more…