King, Messiah: New baby names suggest high hopes Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys. They're just a little behind Major, the boy's name that jumped the most spots on the Social Security Administration's annual list of popular baby names. More
Meet the Muslim-American Leaders the FBI and NSA Have Been Spying On ... - Campus Watch NSA also used ethnic slurs during surveillance - Catholic Online 07/11/2014 - 4:21 am | View Link
Speech of Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, to the Sadtu ... - Individual.com It is no secret that school ... that we eliminate dysfunctional schools ... even though we are outraged that the ... advanced by poverty ... 07/10/2014 - 10:56 am | View Link
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5 apps parents should delete from kid's phones Most of the millions of apps for Androids and iPhones are harmless, but several new apps promising to hide your identity are creating chaos in local high schools. On April 16 ... are usually graphic and sexual. Secret is an iPhone app that lets you ... 05/8/2014 - 7:03 am | View Link
Southold parents take issue with Common Core, reading materials Southold Elementary School parent Denis Noncarrow is so outraged about ... After New York adopted Common Core, the state published lesson plans for teachers to help students achieve the new standards. The state doesn’t mandate schools to use these ... 10/23/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Parents Outraged Over NYC's School Suicide Note Assignment Like Us on Facebook According to The New York Post, outraged parents of York Prep students consider ... the May Boatwright character from the best-selling movie and film “The Secret Life of Bees,” the paper added. More specifically, it asked students ... 06/12/2013 - 3:52 am | View Link
Teachers, parents angry at NRA's guns-in-schools proposal Superintendent Hank Grishman of the Jericho, N.Y., schools on Long Island said he is outraged by the idea ... We care about the President, so we protect him with armed Secret Service agents. Members of Congress work in offices surrounded by armed Capitol ... 12/21/2012 - 8:17 am | View Link
Bailey Magnet students, parents outraged after secret JPS plan revealed 16 WAPT News has learned Friday about a secret Jackson Public Schools plan that is causing outrage among students and parents. Under a new rezoning plan, Bailey Magnet High School will be closed and the middle-school APAC students will be moved into that ... 04/27/2012 - 10:46 am | View Link
Thousands of young children are buying coloured wristbands ... Thousands of young children are buying coloured wristbands every week. But parents have no idea of their true disturbing meaning... By Sadie Nicholas 08/1/2014 - 2:58 am | View Website
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Investigation: Improper photography statute challenged ... If you own a cell phone you probably take pictures with it but did you know Texas has a law on the books that says you cannot take improper photos? You can go to jail ... 07/30/2014 - 3:32 pm | View Website
Berkeley Parents Network: Anger & Aggression in School ... 5-year-old with rage attacks - bipolar? April 2005 I have a strong suspicion that my 5-yo son is bipolar. My mother was severely bipolar most of her life ... 07/30/2014 - 5:02 am | View Website
An Army Reserve center in Kentucky will be renamed in honor of an officer from southwestern Pennsylvania who was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq.
The 81st Regional Support Command will honor U. S. Army Maj. Michael L. Mundell during a ceremony Sunday at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
Police in southern New Jersey say a man under indictment for theft may have staged an accident with one of his boats.
The Press reports a flier circulated among law enforcement agencies says the 45-year-old Biddle is believed to have staged the accident.
The Los Angeles Angels placed left-hander Tyler Skaggs on the 15-day disabled list Friday because of a strained forearm and recalled left-hander Michael Roth from Double-A Arkansas.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia hopes Skaggs will pitch again this season, but says the injury "might take a little bit of time" to heal
 it adds more pressure to calls from bird advocates to modify the design of the glassy building.
The Vikings say the team and the authority overseeing the stadium have agreed to implement lighting procedures to prevent bird collisions.
There are reports of injuries after a San Francisco light-rail train collided with a big rig truck in the city's Bayview neighborhood.
Fire officials tell the San Francisco Chronicle about 40 people had injuries that could be treated at the scene of the Friday afternoon crash. Two people had more serious injuries.
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency spokesman Paul Rose tells the newspaper none of the injured required transportation to the hospital as of 2:15 p.m., about 45 minutes after the crash.
Information from: San Francisco Chronicle, http://www.sfgate.com