WW II veteran to graduate 68 years after leaving college

Like so many American soldiers returning home from World War II, Bob Barger started working a new job and going to college.

New study shows increase youth suicide attempts

Performance anxiety or social pressures could be factors, according to researchers.

Florida high school gingerly resumes classes after shooting

Students and teachers hugged and cried Wednesday as they returned under heavy police guard to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for the first time...

Student walkout over guns poses balancing act for schools

As schools around the country brace for student walkouts following the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida, principals and superintendents are scrambling to perform a delicate balancing act: How to let thousands of students exercise their First Amendment rights while not disrupting school and not pulling administrators into the raging debate over gun control.

Scientists harvest 1st vegetables in Antarctic greenhouse

Scientists in Antarctica have harvested their first crop of vegetables grown without earth, daylight or pesticides as part of a project designed to help...

Study: Students who practice religion faithfully do best in school

The study shows that some of the gaps in achievement are not solely related to a lack of funding or economic disparity, but a lack of habits and positive social belief.

Guns in schools? 2 Columbine survivors are split on issue

Patrick Neville was outside, sneaking off to smoke with friends, and avoided the outburst of gunfire at Columbine High School nearly two decades ago,...

Thousands of teachers in Arizona, Colorado to protest

Teachers to protest at state capitols in Arizona and Colorado.

Teachers channel momentum from strikes into midterm races

As they packed up their protest signs and returned to the classroom to finish out the school year, thousands of teachers turned their attention to a different fight: the midterm elections.

Striking Arizona teachers win 20 percent raise, end walkout

Walk-out on the job may cause some to get fired, but AZ teachers got a 20% raise.