Are college grads ready to enter the workforce?
More than 1.6 million college students are expected to get a bachelor's degree this year. But will they get jobs?
Purdue to test how plants grow in space
An experiment by Purdue University scientists will test how plants grow in response to various levels of gravity.
States see Common Core benefits, downsides
As many states work to integrate the Common Core State Standards Initiative into their curriculum, or develop their own framework, benefits…
Education experts debate Common Core's value
A closer look at Common Core and the debate around it.
NY student accepted at all 8 Ivy League schools
A 17-year-old Long Island student has applied to and was accepted at all eight Ivy League schools.
Study: White & Asian kids have better future
A new report says that in every region in America, white and Asian children are far better positioned for success than black, Latino and…
Father gets restraining order to protect his son
A fed-up father has asked a judge for a restraining order against a 9-year-old boy accused of verbally and physically assaulting his son at…
Big Bang discovery: 'Spectacular'
In a major scientific discovery on Monday, physicists say they have found direct evidence of the aftermath that came after the Big Bang…
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.
WH: 'No comment' on Justin Beiber petition
The White House has two words for those who want President Barack Obama to deport Justin Bieber: No comment.
Sunken South Korea ferry boat death toll at 32
South Korean coast guard officials say they've found three more bodies from the sinking of a ferry, raising the death toll to 32.
Obama asks families to draw strength from Easter
President Barack Obama is encouraging Americans to draw strength and inspiration from the Easter and Passover holidays.
Prof.: 'Game of Thrones' pic got me suspended
A New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over an online photo containing a quote from "Game of Thrones" that he says a school official…
Woman finds body while hunting for Easter eggs
A Tennessee woman says she made a grisly discovery while hunting for Easter eggs in her back yard with her 3-year-old son: a dead body.
'Fowl' Discovery: Bird leg found in spinach bag
A Wadsworth woman who eats a salad nearly everyday and makes spinach smoothies has lost her appetite for her favorite vegetable after making…
Cafe employees experience a 'holy' breakfast
A group of Southern California residents experienced the holiest of breakfast meals on Good Friday when they found the "face of Jesus" on…
Man who opened fire outside mall in OC sentenced
A man who fired dozens of bullets outside an Orange County shopping mall the day after a deadly school shooting in Connecticut has been…
OC man convicted of hiring hit…
An Orange County man accused of hiring hit men to murder his wife so he could avoid a costly divorce has been convicted of murder.
California rail line fined for worker deaths
Workplace safety officials fined a San Francisco Bay Area commuter rail line $210,000 on Thursday over the deaths of two of its workers on tracks.
Woman heads back to Boston Marathon to honor dad
In less than a month, Tori Parks was present for an American tragedy and lost her father.
Baby dies after forgotten in car, police say
An infant boy died Wednesday after being left in a hot car by his father, who reportedly forgot he was there when he went to work, according…