Education

Column: Pet rabbits can be a blessing

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

A pet rabbit has provided an education and family fun.
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Katy ISD acting superintendent Ken Gregorski named lone finalist for job

7 hours ago   |   ABC

The board of trustees voted 4-3 to appoint acting superintendent Ken Gregorski as the district's permanent leader.
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Child abuse climbs after Friday report cards, study finds

7 hours ago   |   ABC

Child abuse increases the day after school report cards are released - but only when kids get their grades on a Friday, a study in Florida suggests.
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Vigil held for 23-year-old Chicago student slain in Missouri

10 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A vigil was held Monday for a former Chicago student who was gunned down in Missouri where he was going to college. Friends and family gathered at the Perspectives...
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A C-Suite Job Opened Up. Do You Have Any Women To Recommend?

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

Like many leaders I've found success is a product of three things: education, experience, and a powerful network. For women, the last might be the most important when it comes...
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Trump Officials Plan to Rescind Obama-Era School Discipline Policies

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

A school safety commission created after the Parkland school massacre contends that the policies, intended to protect minority children, eased up too much on discipline.
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US sportswear traced to factory in China's internment camps

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

HOTAN, China - Chinese men and women locked in a mass detention camp where authorities are "re-educating" ethnic minorities are sewing clothes that have been imported all year...
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Ballston Spa district defends lack of follow up on absent murder victim

11 hours ago   |   Times Union

BALLSTON SPA - Emma Jones did not show up to classes at Ballston Spa Middle School Thursday or Friday last week. Each day her absence was noted by the district, and a phone...
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School hosts 'Adulting Day' to teach students skills like paying bills, changing a tire

12 hours ago   |   ABC

Along with physics, Spanish and algebra, high schoolers in Kentucky now have a new course on the curriculum: Adulting.
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SUNY Schenectady allies with Cazenovia College for education degrees

12 hours ago   |   Times Union

Students at SUNY Schenectady will, starting in 2019, be able to get four-year teaching degrees thanks to an agreement with Cazenovia College that was reached on Monday.
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'Devastating tragedy': Two Chicago officers fatally struck by commuter train...

'Devastating tragedy': Two Chicago officers fatally struck by commuter train while on duty

Two newly appointed police officers were investigating a shooting near the train tracks. Read more ...

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

The board said Monday it reached its decision after finding that Moonves failed to cooperate fully with investigators looking into sexual misconduct allegations against him. Read more ...

Miss Universe Has Its First Trans Contestant - While Miss USA Stirs Criticism

Miss Universe Has Its First Trans Contestant - While Miss USA Stirs Criticism

"I'm showing that trans women can be whatever they want to be: a teacher, a mother, a doctor, a politician and even Miss Universe," Miss Spain Angela Ponce said recently. Read more ...

Two Chicago officers struck, killed by commuter train

Two Chicago officers struck, killed by commuter train

The incident, which occurred shortly after 6 p.m. near East 103rd Street and South Dauphin Avenue, shut down the Metra's South Shore Line trains in both directions. Read more ...

Dow falls more than 500 points as investors worry about economy

Dow falls more than 500 points as investors worry about economy

The U.S. stock market sinks deeper into the red following sluggish economic reports on Monday and bad news from a couple of blue-chip giants. Read more ...

Ex-Trump adviser Roger Stone admits to InfoWars lies, settles $100M suit

Ex-Trump adviser Roger Stone admits to InfoWars lies, settles $100M suit

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone has settled a $100 million lawsuit accusing him of publishing lies on the far-right InfoWars website. The Wall... Read more ...

Curry becomes 5th Warrior with 15,000 regular-season points

Curry becomes 5th Warrior with 15,000 regular-season points

OAKLAND, Calif. - Stephen Curry had 20 points and seven rebounds while adding another accomplishment to his long list, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Memphis... Read more ...

Henrique, Getzlaf help Ducks win again, beat Penguins 4-2

Henrique, Getzlaf help Ducks win again, beat Penguins 4-2

John Gibson, a Pittsburgh native, stopped 28 shots for Ducks Read more ...

Forrest leads No. 11 Florida State past Southeast Missouri

Forrest leads No. 11 Florida State past Southeast Missouri

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Trent Forrest scored a career high 23 points and freshman Devin Vassell added 16 as No. 11 Florida State recovered from a sluggish first half and beat... Read more ...

Man, woman killed when pickup truck strikes horse-drawn buggy

Man, woman killed when pickup truck strikes horse-drawn buggy

Tragic. A 72-year-old man and a 66-year-old woman riding in a horse-drawn buggy in Minnesota were killed when the buggy was struck from behind by a pickup truck. Read more ...