Workers have begun demolishing Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, where a gunman killed 20 children and six adults. Newtown elected officials voted unanimously in May to raze the school and build a new one on the property. (Oct. 2...
Students at Danvers High School in Massachusetts created a makeshift memorial in honor of their slain math teacher Colleen Ritzer. Student Philip Chism has been charged with murder in her death. (Oct. 24)
With growing concern over the danger of concussions within the sport of football, helmet maker Riddell unveils technology that allows high school coaches to track player head impact through sensors inside the helmet. (Oct. 23)
Authorities say the student who opened fire on a Nevada middle school campus, wounding two students and killing a teacher, got the weapon from his home. (Oct. 22)
A shooting at a middle school in northern Nevada has left two people dead and two boys in critical condition, rattling parents, teachers and students as they showed up for the start of the school week. (Oct. 21)
West Point cadets traded in their traditional uniforms for a chef's white coat and hat in an exchange program with the Culinary Institute of America. The two institutions share similarities, including discipline, focus and leadership traini...
A Libyan charged in the deadly 1998 al-Qaida bombings of U.S. embassies in Africa pleaded not guilty Tuesday to terrorism charges in federal court in New York. (Oct 15)
Army Staff Sgt. Catherine Threat was furloughed from her civilian duty at a Wisconsin Army base, but it didn't keep her from taking on a new mission. She traveled to Chicago to help patrol the streets to keep school students safe. (Oct. 7)
A public university in southeast Alabama has opened a faith-based dorm community where daily Bible studies are common and beer drinking is strictly forbidden. (Oct. 7)
So many kids at a Connecticut middle school are repeating a commercial catchphrase that teachers and adminstrators have had to take action to keep it from becoming a major distraction. (Oct. 7)