De Blasio supports national gun control walkout at high schools

Mayor de Blasio said on Thursday that he’s on board with the city’s public high school students skipping class to join a national gun control walkout on March 14. Hizzoner said he’d be a hypocrite if he discouraged the protest barely a week after he introduced new proposals to

School offers grief counselors after student dies from flu

Grief counselors will be available Tuesday for students and staff of a New Jersey public school after the death of a young girl who’d been suffering from the flu. Elizabeth schools chief Olga Hugelmeyer announced that counselors would be at Nicholas LaCorte–Peterstown School No. 3. to help friends and

Another New Jersey child dies from the flu

A public-school student in Elizabeth, NJ, has died after suffering from the flu, officials said Sunday. The death was announced by Superintendent Olga Hugelmeyer, who confirmed the child had been diagnosed with influenza but was unable to say if the virus was ultimately responsible for the student’s death. “It is

NYU student paid his tuition with bitcoins profits

College tuition can be a tough nut to crack. Students in pursuit of their dreams often rely on hard work and student loans to get them through the lean years, when they have to pay for college and living expenses. But some New York Unversity students are paying for their

NYU student paid his tuition with bitcoins profits

College tuition can be a tough nut to crack. Students in pursuit of their dreams often rely on hard work and student loans to get them through the lean years, when they have to pay for college and living expenses. But some New York Unversity students are paying for their

Student suspended for threats to kill immigrants

A President Trump-loving Michigan college student was suspended after a video showed him on campus in a Trump T-shirt brandishing a knife and threatening to kill undocumented immigrants. The incident happened Tuesday at Wayne State University in Detroit, where the pro-immigrant rights group By Any Means Necessary had set

Florida shooting – School football coach Aaron Feis ’fighting for life after throwing himself in front of his students to shield them from gunman’s bullets’

A FOOTBALL coach is reportedly fighting for life after he "threw himself in front students" to shield them from bullets when an ex-pupil went on a gun rampage. Coach Aaron Feis was critically injured when Nikolas Cruz, 19, stormed Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida on Wednesday and killed 17

Teacher accused of biting 4-year-old student’s finger

WALKERTOWN, N.C. — Authorities in North Carolina are investigating a parent’s report of a teacher biting her 4-year-old daughter. Dominique Davis tells the Winston-Salem Journal she contacted Middle Fork Elementary School staff after noticing dried blood on her daughter’s hand Jan. 24. She says school officials said her daughter

Cambridge University admits it has ’a significant problem’ with sexual misconduct after getting 173 complaints in nine months

CAMBRIDGE University admitted it has “a significant problem” with sexual misconduct after getting 173 complaints in nine months. Most of the complaints were alleged student-on-student behaviour (119), with seven made by staff against co-workers and two against staff by students. It follows the launch of its anonymous reporting system introduced