Charter schools are one option in the growing "school choice" movement. Funded by taxpayer money, these schools are growing nationally, though some states have yet to pass related laws. Find out what sets them apart from traditional public and pri
What makes you tick, who you know, where you go, even where you might end up. The information you share in your profile is a snippet of what Facebook and its partners really know about you. Kevin Roose, a technology columnist for The Times, explains.
For the first time in nine years, staff at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute celebrated the birth of a male western lowland gorilla. The baby is named Moke, which means “junior” or “little one” in the Lingala language.
Hear the pilot of Southwest flight 1380 communicate with air traffic control after one of the engines of the plane catches fire. The flight, which was heading from New York City to Dallas, made an emergency landing in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
President Trump issued a memorandum authorizing deployment of National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border. Since Congress created the Border Patrol in 1924, U.S. presidents have sent National Guard troops to assist with operations at the border.
An Atlanta charter school has apologized for a black-history program in which second graders recited Paul Lawrence Dunbar’s poem “We Wear the Mask” while holding up blackface masks. It sparked outrage from parents and on social media
Model Fabio appeared on 'Tucker Carlson Tonight' on March 29, 2018 where he was asked to talk about the state of California. Some of his comments not only surprised the host, but many social media users.
The following contains three excerpts of correspondence between Learjet and American Airlines airbus flights and air traffic control from a recording provided by the FAA. The incident happen Feb. 24, 2018 between 3:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m.
To avoid possible statutory rape charges, then 15-year-old Brittany Koerselman married 21-year-old Jeremie Rook because she was pregnant. They traveled from Iowa to Missouri, where 15-year-olds can marry with consent from just one parent.