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An out-of-control student got into a violent confrontation with his teacher after his phone was confiscated during class. The ninth grade student was in the middle of a lesson being taught by his physics teacher at John F. Kennedy High School in Paterson, New Jersey, when he...
The restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday is being accused of discriminating against male bartenders and servers because the company hired only women for summer positions at its Park City, Utah, location. According to The Oregonian, a federal lawsuit filed last week by the Equal...
LISTEN AND DUSCUSS: Did the school do the right thing by denying the chuldren with gay parents? NASHVILLE — A non-denominational Nashville private school recently turned down prospective students because their parents are gay , drawing criticism from alumni and gay advocates...
NASHVILLE — A non-denominational Nashville private school recently turned down prospective students because their parents are gay , drawing criticism from alumni and gay advocates while causing an uproar on social media. Brian Copeland of Nashville and Davidson Academy had...
HOUSTON – A Former Spring Branch ISD teacher was sentenced Wednesday after she pleaded guilty to sexual assault of a child and improper relationship with a student. The judge sentenced Kathryn Murray to two years in lockup, but since she has been in the Harris County Jail since...
LISTEN AND DISCUSS: Do you believe that Islam is a religion of peace? Muslim Physician Qanta Ahmed talks about the essence of true Islam and how it is being distorted by what the media has compiled. Although ISIS claims Islam as their religion, their form is very barbaric. Ahmed...
WASHINGTON — Justice Department lawyers will recommend that no civil rights charges be brought against the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo., after an F.B.I. investigation found no evidence to support charges, law enforcement officials said...
Hillsborough deputies arrested a man who spotted someone with a gun, followed him into a Walmart, and tackled him. The problem? The man with the gun had a concealed weapons permit, and the man who rushed him didn't call 911 or alert store security. According to the sheriff's...
House Republicans on Wednesday dropped a bill that would have banned abortions after 20 weeks, abandoning legislation that at one time seemed certain to pass the chamber but fell victim to intra-party disputes over concerns that the law would alienate women voters. The failure...