Catholic school officially ends paddling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Religion News Service) — NEW ORLEANS — A Catholic high school that was the country’s last refuge of corporal punishment has ended a legal struggle over control of more…

Autistic boy stuffed into bag

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LEX18) — LOUISVILLE (AP) - The Kentucky mother of an autistic boy who says he was stuffed in a duffel bag for misbehaving in class has pulled her more…

High-school diploma violates Disability Act?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — Employers are facing more uncertainty in the wake of a letter from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission warning them that requiring a high school diploma more…

Columbia University offers 'Occupy 101'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Does getting pepper-sprayed count as extra credit?Columbia University is offering a new course on Occupy Wall Street next semester — sending upperclassmen and grad students into the field more…

Damages paid already total $600,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PHILADELPHIA — A suburban Philadelphia school district has settled another lawsuit over its alleged spying on students through laptop webcams. A lawyer says Joshua Levin has settled his more…