Hosted by True Colors Theatre Company artistic director and Tony winner Kenny Leon, the National August Wilson Monologue Competition anointed three deserving young winners May 2. High schoolers Ireon Roach from Chicago and Damaris Vizvett...Show More Summary
Connecticut high school history teacher Jahana Hayes grew up in a housing project, surrounded by "poverty and violence, high crime and low expectations," in the words of President Barack Obama. It was the teachers in Hayes' life whoShow More Summary
Source Horn said the gang is highly organized and even has a national chairman, a board and board members. To enforce discipline among Gangster Disciples and adherence to the strict rules and structure, members and associates were routinely fined, beaten, and even killed, for failing to follow rules, Horn said. Show More Summary
"I don't give a fuck about that shit," Wiz Khalifa said with Snoop Dogg's co-sign on his tour bus before their joint National Concert Day performance in New York City on Tuesday. The pair hit the road together for their High Road Tour this summer, the always pro-weed artists share their...
The recent findings from National Center for Health Statistics indicating that the suicide rate in America has reached a thirty-year high have prompted a wave of alarm. What is driving this disturbing upward trend? Why are our current...Show More Summary
The United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner has put out a statement ahead of President Obama's visit to Flint, Michigan regarding ongoing human rights violations following the nearly two-year poison water scandal. It...Show More Summary
The majority of the Russian nationals believe that mass political or economic protests are highly unlikely in Russia in the near future, a poll revealed on Wednesday.
SILICON VALLEY—Rohit Ghai can read your mind. The president of EMC’s Enterprise Content Division possesses a high emotional intelligence and an intimidating resume. Ghai has worked in tech at offices across the nation and the globe since completing his computer science education in the early ’90s. Show More Summary
Photo: National Renewable Energy Laboratory Perhaps it was on the rooftop of a superstore in a suburb of my home state of Massachusetts. Maybe it was on a high school in New Jersey, or a home in a small North Carolina town. It could have been a solar carport project in California, believed to be the largest of its kind. Show More Summary
In a fantastic piece that it’s highly recommended for news junkies and those interested in the media, National Review senior editor Jonah Goldberg took on MSNBC’s Morning Joe and their infatuation with Donald Trump as “unwatchable” and full of “condescending snootiness” that rivals the cast of Mean Girls.
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame on Monday revoked all awards bestowed upon former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert after he admitted in court to sexually abusing students years ago when he was a high school wrestling coach. The organization’s board of governors unanimously voted for the...
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been stripped of all honors from the National Wrestling Hall of Fame after admitting in court that he sexually abused several boys he coached on the Yorkville (Illinois) High wrestling team in the 1960s and 1970s. The Board of Governors' ethics committee...
It's that dreadful time of year again. For high school and college students alike, AP exams and finals are just around the corner, which can only mean one thing: more stress for everyone. As schools all over the nation begin to wrap up their years, students and educators are going to be pushed to their breaking points. Show More Summary
In a headline straight out of a Willy Wonka fever dream, Bloomberg declared that the United States "is sitting on a mountain of cheese."Our great nation apparently had an inventory of 1.2 billion pounds at the end of March, the highest in 30 years. More than half of the supply ... More »
Anna Wintour has tried so hard to land the Duchess of Cambridge on the cover of American Vogue. Instead, Her Royal Highness chose to mark the collaboration between the National Portrait Gallery and British Vogue, celebrating the magazine's...Show More Summary
Today's Headlines Bloomberg: Yen Seen Climbing for JPMorgan as U.S. Puts Japan on Watch List. As if the yen’s surge to an 18-month high wasn’t causing Japanese officials enough trouble, they now have to contend with the nation being on a U.S. Show More Summary
South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham launched into highly charged anti-Trump rhetoric on Sunday morning during an appearance on CBS’s Face The Nation. He attacked the GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump, saying that the only person Trump could beat in the general election was Lucifer, the Prince of Darkness himself. Show More Summary
Members of the Granada Hills Charter High School’s national Academic Decathlon championship team will be honored during a welcome rally at the school on Monday. The rally will take place at 8 a.m. at the San Fernando Valley school’s flagpole, officials said. The school is located at 10535 Zelzah...
Reigning champion Granada Hills Charter High School won the 2016 U.S. Academic Decathlon on Saturday, the fifth time in the last six years the San Fernando Valley campus has claimed the title. The school scored 54,195.1 out of a possible 60,000 points to win the overall competition in Anchorage....
Same-sex couples in Colombia are officially out of legal limbo, as the nation's high court enacts a ruling first alluded to earlier this month.