New version of SAT makes 1,600 perfect again
The perfect score will again be 1,600. What's more, the essay will be optional, students will no longer be penalized for wrong answers and…
Student sues parents over college
A northern New Jersey honor student is suing her parents for financial support and to force them to pay for her college.
8 y.o. helps pay off student lunch debt
You hear a lot about bullying and other social problems in schools. But it takes just one student to make a difference.
New labels to highlight calories, sugar
Those "Nutrition Facts" labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.
Suit filed against for-profit college
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says it has filed a lawsuit against a large for-profit college chain alleging that it pushed…
Live Zuckerberg address at 9 a.m.
Mark Zuckerberg will talk about the digital divide Monday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Spelling bee runs out of words
They're going to need more words.
AP courses grow in popularity
Columbus McKinney is taking his fifth Advancement Placement course at Woodrow Wilson High School in Washington, undeterred even though he…
Teachers dress down to protest low wages
Some teachers at a suburban Washington school are dressing more like their students in an effort to bring attention to the low salaries of…
Man-in-undies sculpture causes stir
A remarkably lifelike sculpture of a man sleepwalking in nothing but his underpants has made some Wellesley College students a bit…
Black History Month: Harriet Tubman
Black History Month is a celebration of notable contributions to society by those of African descent. Celebrated in the U.S., Canada and the…
Shootings continue despite security
Despite increased security put in place after the massacre at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, there's been no…
The origins of daylight saving time
The long-awaited, painfully dreaded time change is finally here and with it comes the well-known phrase, "spring forward" -- but while you're…
Ukraine vows not to give up a 'centimeter'
Ukraine's prime minister vows to not give up 'a single centimeter' to pro-Russia forces.
Ukraine defies Russian aggression
Although tensions between Russia and Ukraine continue to grow, Ukraine is willing to show defiance against President Vladimir Putin's aggression.
Stage collapses during high school performance
A stage at a Southern California high school collapsed during a student event and dozens were rushed to hospitals.
Missing Malaysian jet: Details about passengers
The 227 passengers on the missing Malaysia jet include Americans, Chinese, Australians, Indians and more.
Jet missing in Malaysia: The final minutes
The missing Boeing 777 jet may have turned back before vanishing, Malaysia's air force chief said Sunday.
Calif. lawmaker wants to ban orcas from shows
SeaWorld said Friday that a state lawmaker who authored a bill to ban its company from using orcas in its shows is associated with "well…
CA to release some startup security deposits
New corporations and LLCs in California are no longer required to pay security deposits and will release many of the deposits collected.
Governor delcares California Arbor Day
Governor Jerry Brown issued a proclamation Friday declaring March 7, 2014, as Arbor Day in the State of California.
Worst Traffic Cities: No. 1 is
A look at the worst 20 metro cities for traffic and the average total hours wasted.
Obama signs renewal of drought info system
The White House says President Barack Obama has signed into law a reauthorization of the National Integrated Drought Information System.
Plane to Sacramento makes emergency stop
The FBI says a Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Sacramento, Calif., made an emergency landing in Oregon because of an unruly passenger.