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Chobani pays off student lunch debt for an Idaho school district

Yogurt company Chobani has offered to pay off $85,000 in student lunch debt for the Twin Falls School District. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.    &#...

Chobani pays off student lunch debt for an Idaho school district

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After outrage over district response to student lunch debt, Chobani's founder stepped in Chobani founder Hamdi Ulukaya pledged to cover school lunch debt faced by low-income students in Rhode Island.        ...
19:00, 05/10/2019

After A School District Said It’ll Serve Jelly Sandwiches To Students With Lunch Debt, Chobani Stepped In (CNN) – The schools in Warwick, Rhode Island, can put those sun butter and jelly sandwiches away: Someone is stepping up to pay the massive lunch debt of some of its students. That “someone” is yogurt company Chobani, which is payin...
01:00, 05/13/2019

Chobani Yogurt Company Pays $77,000 Lunch Debt for Warwick, RI Schoolchildren Warwick Public School district faced controversy earlier this week when it announced that students with unpaid lunch balances would be denied hot food. Now, yogurt brand Chobani is stepping up to pay off $77,000 worth of student debts....
16:00, 05/11/2019

CEO tried to pay off lunch debt for students at one school district; school board says no Todd Carmichael wanted to cover the cost of lunch bills of students in one Pennsylvania school district whose parents were behind on lunch bills.        ...
18:17, 07/24/2019

Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt William Thomas Cain/ Getty Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents, threatening to place their children in foster care if school lunch debts are not paid off. The director of federal programs, Joseph Muth, ...
00:17, 07/22/2019

After backlash, school district changes decision to give kids with lunch debt jelly sandwiches The district faced criticism from parents after announcing that students who owed lunch debt would be served sun butter and jelly sandwiches.        ...
14:51, 05/09/2019

Pennsylvania school district threatens foster care in lunch debt collection letter A school district in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents threatening to place their children in foster care if they fail to pay their school lunch debts....
06:00, 07/22/2019

Rhode Island school district walks back decision to give kids with lunch debt jelly sandwiches The district faced criticism from parents after announcing that students who owed lunch debt would be served sun butter and jelly sandwiches.        ...
04:34, 05/09/2019

Ohio boy had school lunch taken away on birthday due to lunch debt AKRON, Ohio (CNN) – The family of an Ohio grade-schooler says he was humiliated by staff who took away his birthday lunch in front of his friends because of a lunch-debt policy. “The lunch lady didn’t say anything, took away my chee...
21:51, 09/09/2019

Rhode Island District Tells Students With Lunch Debt: Only Jelly Sandwiches for You The new policy by Warwick Public Schools drew widespread criticism, with many saying that poorer children should not have to struggle with inadequate nutrition while trying to learn....
00:51, 05/09/2019

School district tries to rehire fired N.H. lunch lady A New Hampshire lunch lady fired in March for feeding a student who did not have money to pay has been offered her job back, but she hasn't accepted the offer....
00:34, 05/19/2019

Mother of Philando Castile gives $8,000 to pay off student lunch debt The mother of Philando Castile presented a Minn. high school with an $8,000 donation to cover unpaid student lunch debts.        ...
00:00, 05/04/2019

'Lunch shaming': school district changes policy for students who owe meal debts A controversial policy that would limit students to a simple sandwich drew widespread criticism against the Rhode Island school districtA Rhode Island school district, facing mounting lunch debts, has reversed a controversial policy announced earlier...
13:34, 05/10/2019

Ohio boy has school lunch taken away over $9 debt Worst. Birthday. Ever. An Ohio boy had his school lunch taken away from him on his ninth birthday because he owed a debt, according to multiple reports. Jefferson Sharpnack, a student at Green Primary School in Uniontown, had picked out a lunch of ch...
09:34, 09/12/2019

How to Help Reduce School Lunch Debt Earlier this month, one Rhode Island school district made headlines after giving some of its students—those with unpaid balances for school meals—cold sun butter and jelly sandwiches (along with milk and veggies) instead of hot meal items, available...
21:17, 06/12/2019

School district warns parents: Pay lunch bill or kids may go into foster care A Pennsylvania school district received backlash after warning parents their children could be removed from their homes and placed into foster care if overdue lunch bills are not paid....
18:00, 07/20/2019

School district sorry for threatening foster care for child lunch debts, takes CEO donation Directors at Wyoming Valley West School District in Kingston, PA apologized "for the tone of the letter that was sent regarding lunch debt."        ...
20:00, 07/25/2019

Rhode Island School District Accused of Punishing Children with Cold Sandwiches for Outstanding Lunch Debts Each of us have fond memories of gossiping with our homegirls or talking hoops with our homeboys over whatever delicious feasts our school cafeterias served up that day. As a teenager, Taco Salad Day was all the fuel I needed for those infamous rap b...
18:34, 05/08/2019

School board rejects CEO’s offer to wipe out lunch bill debt The president of a Pennsylvania school board whose district had warned parents behind on school lunch bills that their children could end up in foster care has rejected a company CEO’s offer to cover the cost, the businessman said Tuesday. Todd Carmi...
00:00, 07/24/2019

School official wants to punish kids with tuna sandwiches for unpaid lunch debt As if school lunches weren’t bad enough. An assistant superintendent in New Jersey has proposed a plan to punish students who have unpaid lunch debt with meals consisting of tuna sandwiches — and nothing else — until they pay off wh...
09:17, 08/16/2019

A Pennsylvania school district is coming under fire for sending letters to parents threatening to put their children in foster care if lunch debts remain unpaid (WBRE) Parents in an Eastern Pennsylvania school district are no longer being threatened with losing custody of their children if they don’t pay their school lunch debt. The change comes after controversy and outrage over a letter sent to paren...
08:00, 07/20/2019

Children Face Foster Care Over School Meal Debt, District Warns A Pennsylvania school district notified parents, whose children had a meal debt of $10 or more, of the potential consequence but officials said the letter was not sanctioned by the superintendent....
00:51, 07/21/2019

School district fires woman accused of duct-taping student The three adults present in a special education classroom in western New York when a 12-year-old had his wrists duct taped together have all resigned or been fired....
22:17, 05/16/2019

Celebrity chef offers job to school cafeteria worker fired for giving student free lunch A celebrity chef says he wants to hire the New Hampshire school cafeteria worker who was fired after giving a hungry student a free lunch. Chef José Andrés — who has his own Spanish TV show and is credited for bringing small-plate-style dining to the...
04:17, 05/21/2019

Vail School District: Student-led petition to get animal costumes banned leads to arrest TUCSON – A student has been arrested in connection to a serious threat at Andrada Polytechnic High School on Thursday. According to a spokesperson with the Vail Unified School District, a group of students regularly come to school wearing cat e...
06:17, 08/24/2019

Texas School District Faces Lawsuit After Staffers Fill in Black Student’s Hair With a Sharpie: ‘That’s Assault’ If ever there was a perfect justification for throwing hands, it’s the discovery that staffers at your 7th grader’s middle school filled in his fade with a Sharpie....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Lambda School's For-Profit Plan to Solve Student Debt The online institution offers a coding education in exchange for a share of post-graduation income. Does this tuition model benefit students—or investors?...
16:17, 08/26/2019

Cornell’s Medical School Offers Full Rides in Battle Over Student Debt All costs — tuition, books, housing and food — will be covered for those who qualify for aid, adding Cornell to a growing list of institutions trying to ease the way for doctors-to-be....
03:51, 09/17/2019

Idaho high school drops Redskins name after four-hour school board debate, two walk-outs, community vitriol Teton High School in Driggs, Idaho, dropped the Redskins mascot after two student walkouts, hours of debate, and contentious period.       ...
00:34, 07/19/2019

District rescinds offer to re-hire N.H. lunch lady A school district has rescinded an offer to re-hire a New Hampshire lunch lady fired after giving a student free food now that the student's mother disputes her....
00:34, 05/26/2019

I wanted to pay my $81,000 in student loan debt as quickly and as cheaply as possible, so I chose the 'debt avalanche' strategy to do it Nirat.pix/Getty Images Between my undergrad and my masters program, I borrowed $81,000 in student loans. When I got serious about paying down my student loan debt after graduation, I considered two popular repayment strategies: the debt snowball and...
01:00, 09/08/2019

Colorado school district says won't tear down Columbine High School, site of massacre Colorado school officials on Wednesday abandoned a $60 million proposal to raze and rebuild Columbine High School in an effort to discourage unwanted attention at the site of one the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history....
02:51, 07/25/2019

Crypto pioneer Justin Sun pays $4.57 million for lunch with Warren Buffett Cryptocurrency pioneer Justin Sun bid a record $4.57 million to have lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett, who famously referred to Bitcoin as "probably rat poison squared."...
19:51, 06/03/2019

N4T School Supply Drive: Flowing Wells Unified School District TUCSON- News 4 Tucson collected school donations for the Flowing Wells Unified School District on Wednesday. An eighth-grade science teacher in the district said that teachers can run out of supplies fast. N4T School Supply Drive: We are at Flowing ...
08:17, 07/25/2019

School district considers tearing down Columbine High School due to increase in 'morbid fascination' Jeffco School District in Colorado is asking the community for their opinion on whether Columbine High School should be torn down and rebulit due to the increase of others 'morbid fascination' with the school, a letter from the district says....
15:00, 06/07/2019

N4T School Supply Drive: Amphitheater Unified School District TUCSON- News 4 Tucson continued its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply Drive Tuesday at Amphitheater Unified School District’s La Cima Middle School.  Leslie Ferre is a teacher at the school and said that she is always looking for supplies....
03:17, 07/24/2019

N4T School Supply Drive: Marana Unified School District MARANA- News 4 Tucson kicked off its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply drive Monday, beginning with Marana Unified School District. Butterfield Elementary School principal Joshua Bayne said that they are looking for donations including backpacks...
09:00, 07/23/2019

Drivers in Idaho keep harassing busloads of immigrants' children on their way to pre-school Francis Dean/Corbis via Getty Images Idaho motorists have reportedly been harassing buses carrying children under the age of five. A nonprofit that owns the buses announced they're going to remove and cover up signs on the buses that read "Migrant a...
22:34, 08/21/2019

Students who owe lunch money in Rhode Island will only get jelly sandwiches until debt is paid Students at a Rhode Island school district who owe money on their lunch accounts will have the sole option of a sunflower butter and jelly sandwich until they are able to pay their balances, the district announced Sunday. Warwick Public Schools, whic...
06:51, 05/08/2019

How to Pack a School Lunch Your Kid Will Actually Eat Kids have been grazing their way through summer, and maybe “lunch” was a series of snacks spread out across the afternoon. But now that it’s time for school, we have to make lunch more defined—pack it into little sectioned containers and stow it in a...
11:17, 08/29/2019

New Hampshire lunch lady fired for giving food to student who couldn’t pay CANAAN, N.H. (WBTS) – A New Hampshire cafeteria worker is speaking out about being fired for allowing a student who could not pay to take food. Bonnie Kimball, a lunchroom employee at Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan, was let go by...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Church pays off almost $2M in medical debt for Michigan families Grand Rapids First is covering 1,899 families’ medical debts — almost $2 million in total — across four Michigan counties.        ...
15:00, 07/02/2019

Analysis: The US knows how to end school lunch shaming School lunch shaming was back in the news last week when a Rhode Island school district prepared to serve a separate cold meal -- sun butter and jelly sandwiches -- to students with lunch debt....
21:51, 05/13/2019

U.S. to states: School lunch changes none of your business As schools begin reopening their doors to children nationwide, the U.S. government has told a federal judge that states have no power to sue over new rules they say make school meals less healthy....
00:51, 08/28/2019

High school student's graduation cap sends people to a list of school shooting victims One high school student decorated her graduation cap with a QR code that led people to a list of high school shooting victims.        ...
00:17, 05/16/2019

Idaho high school football team attends autistic boy's birthday party after only one classmate accepts invitation High school football players in Idaho surprised a 9-year-old boy with autism by coming to his birthday party after only one classmate accepted his invitation....
09:17, 07/24/2019

Help Your Kindergartener Prepare for the School Lunch Rush School’s starting, and for many kindergarteners, one of the major changes they face is lunch time. The lunch routine in kindergarten is nothing like at home, at daycare or in preschool: they have a smaller window of time in which to get their meals u...
08:17, 09/05/2019

Lunch lady fired for giving student free meal refuses offer to be rehired Bonnie Kimball told student ‘tell mom you need money’Termination led to outpouring of support for workerA school cafeteria worker in New Hampshire who was fired for giving a student lunch for nothing has rejected an offer to be rehired. Related: 'Lun...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Racist, anti-gay student flyers challenge Wyoming district CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — School officials in Wyoming’s largest city say they’re making changes after students distributed racist and anti-gay flyers at a junior high school. The leaflets at McCormick Junior High School in March told pre-teen...
20:34, 06/30/2019

With Trump rollback, school lunch could get more white bread NEW YORK (AP) — Is white bread poised to make a comeback on school lunch menus? After complaints about taste and cost, the Trump administration rolled back an Obama-era rule that required foods like bread be made with whole grains. School lunch offic...
19:00, 05/02/2019

She Served $8 School Lunch To Teen Who Couldn't Pay. Then She Was Fired A cafeteria worker in Canaan, New Hampshire, was fired after a supervisor caught her violating her employer's policy. Her offense? Giving food worth $8 to a student with no money in his account....
04:34, 05/17/2019

In the Bronx, an Elite Chef Is Trying to Engineer a Better School Lunch Dan Giusti, who headed the kitchen at Noma in Denmark, has replaced prefab food with freshly made fare. But he still struggles to find skilled help and change students’ tastes....
22:17, 05/14/2019

White bread can return to school lunch under Trump The Trump administration rolled back a rule that required only whole-grain rich foods for school meals. And some fear schools will go back to serving more refined grains with less fiber, undoing progress in getting students used to whole grains. (May...
03:51, 05/03/2019

Parkland dad uncovers how district enabled deranged student-turned-shooter After the deadly Feb. 14, 2018, mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS in Parkland, Fla., national media focused largely on a handful of student activists, leaving it to victims’ parents to unravel why the slaughter happened. Andrew Pollack, wh...
14:19, 09/09/2019

Parkland dad: Massacre was avoidable, if district hadn’t enabled deranged student After the deadly Feb. 14, 2018, mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS in Parkland, Fla., national media focused largely on a handful of student activists, leaving it to victims’ parents to unravel why the slaughter happened. Andrew Pollack, wh...
04:17, 09/09/2019

6-year-old boy dies while standing in lunch line at Bronx school A 6-year-old boy died at his Bronx school Friday after suffering breathing problems while standing in line for lunch in the cafeteria, police and sources said. Cops were called to PS/MS 5 Port Morris on Jackson Avenue around 11:40 a.m. for an unrespo...
21:51, 06/14/2019

With Trump rollback, school lunch could get more white bread, less whole grains In Vermont, the relaxed rule means white rice will be served with beans again. In Oregon, macaroni and cheese may return.        ...
04:00, 05/04/2019

Celebrity chef Jose Andres praises 'hero' cafeteria worker fired for giving lunch to a student The story of a New Hampshire cafeteria worker who was fired after providing a free lunch to a student who couldn't pay has caught the attention of celebrity chef Jose Andres....
09:00, 05/20/2019

When does school start? First day of classes by district TUCSON — Grab your notebooks, pens and backpacks – school is back in session! News 4 Tucson has gathered a list of school district start dates in hopes to reduce your back to school stress. Whether you are a parent, teacher or student, you shou...
04:51, 07/17/2019

Student Debt In terms of American exceptionalism, student loan debt stands out. No other country imposes the kind of costs on college and university students that the U.S. does, and nowhere else do loans cover so much of those costs. Experts think that the roughl...
22:51, 06/26/2019

Amphitheatre School District needs to hire bus drivers TUCSON – Most schools in Southern Arizona start back up in about a month, which means districts are working to fill positions. One job that is hard to fill is the bus driver position. At Amphitheatre (Amphi) School District bus drivers transpor...
19:51, 07/09/2019

Black student robbed of salutatorian because district feared white flight, lawsuit alleges Mississippi student Olecia James' lawsuit claims the honor of salutatorian went to a white student whose grade score appeared to be lower than hers.        ...
22:34, 05/02/2019

Pay Lunch Debts Or Your Kids Face Foster Care, US School Warns Parents Dozens of American parents were warned that their children could be taken from them and placed in foster care if they didn't settle the kids' school meal debts....
08:00, 07/23/2019

CEO tries to play hero, pay for students' late lunch bills: School board says no Todd Carmichael, CEO of Philadelphia-based La Colombe Coffee, offered pay late lunch bills of families that were threatened with foster care.       ...
02:51, 07/24/2019

District attorney said his kids will go to school after Colorado shooting The district attorney for Douglas County reassures parents and said he will send his kids to school after the Colorado shooting.        ...
17:51, 05/08/2019

School district to randomly test some students for nicotine A Nebraska school district will test students for nicotine, amid a growing “epidemic” of e-cigarettes in one of its schools. Fairbury Public Schools, a three-school district of roughly 930 students about 50 miles southwest of Lincoln, approved the me...
19:51, 06/18/2019

School district changes cold sandwich policy after backlash WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island school district has reversed its decision to serve cold sandwiches instead of hot lunches to students whose families owe lunch money. Warwick schools said this week it would serve sunflower butter and jelly sandwic...
23:00, 05/09/2019

School District Serves Free Meals Through Summer SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Children in Scott County can eat breakfast and lunch for free at some Scott County Schools throughout the summer. Breakfast is available from 9-9:30 a.m. at Southern and Lemons Mill Elementary schools. Lunch is avai...
00:51, 06/07/2019

Q&A: what you need to know about America's student debt crisis Bernie Sanders has a radical plan to wipe out undergraduate and graduate debt for all Americans. Here is what’s at stakeGoing to university in the US is expensive – costing an average of over $34,000 a year in tuition and fees at private universities...
09:00, 06/25/2019

How I learned to love my $95,000 student debt About 45 million Americans have student loan debt, and it can be crushing – but I don’t regret the program I paid thousands a semester forIf you think about your student loans in the usual manner – “crushing”, “demoralizing”, a “financial tragedy of ...
14:51, 08/15/2019

In a School District Where Technology Rules, Grades Fall. Parents Ask Why. Over the last decade, American schools embraced technology, spending millions of dollars on devices and programs. Now some parents question how much it’s helping....
19:00, 09/03/2019

Pennsylvania school district's typo costing it nearly $900G, report says A typo is saving homeowners in one Pennsylvania county about $32 each in property taxes but is costing the school district about $895,000, according to a report. ...
11:34, 08/21/2019

Keep Paying Your Loans Until Student Debt Actually Gets Canceled It’s an exciting time for Democrats who want to be president, with so many of them running at this early stage that we’re having two debates this week to accommodate 20 leading candidates. Twenty!...
18:17, 06/25/2019

This woman paid off over $222K in student debt. This is how she did it. Caitlin Boston completed the final payment on her student debt totaling over $222,000. And she celebrated with a hilarious dance shared on YouTube.       ...
02:34, 08/23/2019

Buried in Student Debt? Here's How to Play Catch-Up A combination of factors—the shadow of the 2007-09 recession, mounting student debt and a changing job market—are hindering millennials’ financial progress. In response to readers’ requests, here is a three-part guide....
12:00, 05/31/2019

More people will soon be able to use their vacation days to pay off student debt What’s more valuable — getting out of debt or getting away? Soon more workers will have the opportunity to make that calculation. PTO Exchange, a platform that allows employers to give workers the ability to put the monetary value of their vacation d...
13:17, 05/17/2019

Parents chime in about the student debt crisis Folks, in my weekday column I chided parents for allowing their kids to take on too much college debt. Student debt, as you probably know, is becoming a presidential campaign issue. I argued that adults were part of the student debt crisis because th...
16:34, 07/07/2019

New York school district launching nation’s first facial recognition program A western New York school district will become the first in the country to launch a facial recognition system that it says will keep kids safe in the wake of mass shootings across the country. The Lockport City School District is set to launch the fi...
23:51, 05/30/2019

Parents Sue Minnesota School District Saying It Did Nothing to Protect Their Kids From Rampant Racism A group of parents have hit their almost lily-white school district with a civil rights lawsuit, charging it turned a blind eye to rampant instances of egregious racist abuse and bullying of their children....
21:51, 09/06/2019

Nebraska School District Will Test Students for Nicotine Over Vaping Worries The new policy reflected growing concerns about the public health threat of e-cigarettes. “We are really wanting this to be a preventive, proactive measure,” the superintendent said....
23:51, 06/17/2019

Texas school district to begin drug testing students as young as 12 A school district in the Texas Panhandle will begin drug testing students as young as 12 who are interested in playing sports or participating in other extracurricular activities....
03:00, 07/25/2019

'I could actually plan my life': What student debt forgiveness would mean for borrowers When Elizabeth Warren released her sweeping student loan forgiveness proposal, many borrowers imagined how their lives would transform with less debt....
15:34, 05/04/2019

Drowning in student loan debt? You may have to ditch your dream job The very student debt that’s taken on to allow someone to pursue their ambitions later morphs into a burden that requires them to ditch those plans.       ...
21:34, 07/10/2019

Sanders to propose eliminating all $1.6T of student debt in US: report Bernie Sanders, the 2020 hopeful, is set to announce on Monday a policy proposal that would eliminate all $1.6 trillion of American student debt, according to a report....
06:51, 06/24/2019

A stranger paid off a student’s debt so she could walk in her graduation Joe Belanger/Shutterstock Karen Moore, a woman from South Carolina, wanted to do something good for her community. She called the principal of her alma mater, asking if there were any outstanding debts. As it turned out, one student owed money to a ...
02:34, 06/08/2019

Program to Relieve Student Debt Proves Unforgiving More than a decade after Congress set up a way to erase student debt for people who hold public-service jobs, the system is in disarray. Around 73,000 people have applied for debt forgiveness as of March 31 of this year, but just 864 have had their l...
07:51, 05/08/2019

How Couples Can Talk About Their Finances, Including Student Debt Don’t avoid that awkward conversation about finances—especially debt—with a new significant other. A group of experts has some suggestions for millennials on this edition of the WSJ’s “Secrets of Wealthy Women” podcast....
06:34, 06/01/2019

This company is helping pay down its employees' student debt. 'They are creating value for us' Chegg has a new program that will give its employees up to $5,000 a year to help pay off student debt. "If they borrowed money and they are creating value for us, we want to help them," says CEO Dan Rosensweig....
00:34, 06/07/2019

Student debt is keeping doctors from rural areas Burdensome student loan debt is discouraging aspiring doctors from setting up their own practices, exacerbating the decline of primary care doctors in rural and impoverished communities....
08:51, 06/21/2019

Andre Bent: Family pays tribute to university student stabbed to death after attending rap show in Maidstone The family of a university student who was stabbed to death after attending a rap concert paid tribute to him today as four men were appearing in court charged with violent disorder....
08:17, 08/28/2019

New York school district's facial recognition system sparks privacy fears Plan for cameras to track students in Lockport’s schools called ‘unprecedented invasion of privacy’ and ‘colossal waste of money’A school district in western New York is launching a first-of-its-kind facial recognition system, generating new privacy ...
07:34, 05/31/2019

Here’s How 2020 Democrats’ Student Loan Debt Proposals Compare Elizabeth Warren and Julían Castro want to help pay off student loan debt. Bernie Sanders wants to forgive it entirely. Student loan forgiveness has become a hot topic in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary, with two of the top liberals p...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Sanders is right: Republican tax cuts cost more than forgiving student debt Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has joined the Democratic presidential candidate in making a contrast with the 2017 lawA 2016 plan for free college tuition didn’t go far enough for Bernie Sanders. In this election cycle, the candidate for the Democratic pre...
13:51, 06/30/2019

Sanders, Dems tout bill to cancel student debt Sen. Bernie Sanders and House progressives unveils legislation to cancel all student debt, going farther than a signature proposal by Sen. Elizabeth Warren as the two jockey for support from the party's liberal base. (June 24)    ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Jeremy Hunt pledges to cancel student debt for entrepreneurs Conservative leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt has said he wants to cancel student debt for those who start up their own businesses and employ others....
22:00, 06/27/2019

Kamala Harris has a student debt forgiveness plan, but it's complicated Borrowers will have a lot of boxes to check before they can get the $20,000 in student debt forgiveness on the table in Kamala Harris' newly released plan....
23:17, 07/31/2019

How the 2020 presidential election may help you shake off student loan debt Student loan debt promises are heating up in the Democratic presidential race. Should the government offer a hand in paying off your student loans?       ...
19:51, 07/25/2019

Without student debt, Morehouse graduates will have more options, from careers to homes Here's how billionaire Robert F. Smith's promise to pay off student loans for nearly 400 Morehouse College graduates could change their lives....
21:34, 05/20/2019

Speaker stuns 2019 Morehouse grads, to pay off student debt ATLANTA- A billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement Sunday that he would pay off their student loans- estimated at up to $40 million. Robert F. Smith, this year’s...
01:00, 05/20/2019

About half of student loan borrowers think they’ll be in debt forever Over half of student loan borrowers think they’ll be in debt forever. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard has the story.       ...
23:00, 09/11/2019

US Billionaire's Gift To Graduates Fuels Student Debt Debate When the American billionaire Robert Smith announced to students graduating from historically black Morehouse College that he would pay off their student loans, he put himself at the center of one of......
11:51, 05/22/2019

Graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt ATLANTA (AP) — A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 2019 class at Morehouse College. Robert F. Smith made the announcement Sunday morning in front of nearl...
18:17, 05/19/2019

Soaring Student Debt Opens Door to Relief Scams Soaring student debt has been fertile ground for companies that promise to help stretched borrowers by navigating a maze of federal programs. But some services are outright scams and others make promises that are illegal....
17:17, 08/26/2019

The Givling trivia app claims to help people with student debt. But is it a scam? Billed as a community that crowdfunds the payoff of people’s student debt, the Givling app has attracted borrowers hoping for financial relief.       ...
16:17, 06/21/2019

Half of public school kids in Bronx District 9 fail state math test The numbers are damning. More than half of public school kids in the Bronx’s District 9 who took a pivotal state algebra exam last year failed the test — while just 2% notched scores in the top tier, according to state data. Those figures stand in co...
07:51, 07/03/2019

Public school district in New York starts using facial recognition to stop mass shootings Lockport City School District began testing the Aegis system on Monday. It's an early warning system to inform staff of threats like guns on campus.        ...
21:17, 05/30/2019

Borrowers left in lurch as U.S. mismanages student debt relief: lawsuit Millions of teachers and other public sector workers have been denied relief of their student loan debt under government programs because of mismanagement by the U.S. Department of Education, a lawsuit filed on Thursday charged....
20:17, 07/11/2019

Here's Every Democratic Presidential Candidate's Plan to Solve Student Loan Debt Student loan debt is poised to be a hot topic throughout the 2020 Presidential campaign season, especially with early moves from Democratic candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, who announced detailed plans right off the bat. But those are ...
17:51, 07/25/2019

College grad flees US to avoid crippling student loan debt A Pennsylvania man who was saddled with crippling student debt after graduating from college — but with no job in sight after four years — bought a one-way ticket to China to leave his financial woes behind, according to a report. “I had to esc...
22:17, 06/12/2019

Trivia app Givling offers to help people pay off student debt. It cost one woman $42,000 to win The Givling app has attracted a large and loyal following of borrowers hoping for relief from decades of monthly loan payments. It might be making their situations worse....
14:51, 06/21/2019

Employers’ New Perk for Millennials: Extra Help Repaying Student Loan Debt Like millions of her peers, Nicole Read graduated with thousands of dollars of debt. Unlike most of them, she’s getting direct help from her employer to pay it back. The 26-year-old’s job at event organizer Live Nation Entertainment in Be...
04:51, 08/08/2019

Derogatory student loan debt is growing at 'stunning' pace, Fed report says The total amount of household debt in the United States has grown for the 20th consecutive quarter and student loans have become the most prevalent type of "severely derogatory" debt, new statistics show....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Cancer patients with student debt are supposed to get a break. The government isn't giving it President Trump signed a bill last year allowing people with cancer to press pause on their federal student loan payments throughout their medical treatment and then for six months afterward....
19:17, 06/29/2019

Bernie Sanders calls for canceling $1.6 trillion in student loan debt U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders proposed a plan on Monday to cancel $1.6 trillion in student loans and pay for it with a tax on Wall Street, elevating the issue in the 2020 debate and going beyond proposals from his Democratic White House ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Past-due student loans, credit card debt could weigh on U.S. growth More people in the United States appear to be struggling to keep up with their credit card and student loan debt, which could put pressure on one of the strongest drivers of economic growth....
20:18, 08/13/2019

Democrats' student debt forgiveness proposals may resonate more in blue states Voters in blue states stand to have more student debt forgiven under Democrats' proposals than those in red states, according to an analysis by CNBC...
09:34, 06/29/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils plan to eliminate $1.6tn in student loan debt Democratic presidential candidate proposes to pay for plan, which would cost $2.2tn over next decade, through a tax on Wall Street Bernie Sanders on Monday introduced legislation to eliminate the entire $1.6tn in student loan debt owed by 45 million ...
20:17, 06/24/2019

FHR, StuLo offer local student loan debt relief program According to the Federal Reserve and New York Federal Reserve, more than 44 million borrowers across the U.S. collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. / Getty Images TUCSON – Family Housing Resources, Inc. (FHR) announced Wednesday a new ...
09:52, 09/20/2019

Pittsburgh School District Under Fire After Active Shooting Drill Gunman Wears Arabic Garb The Penn-Trafford School District is in deep shit after their active shooting drill training video hit the Internet, featuring the “shooter” adorned in traditional Arabic garb....
21:51, 05/17/2019

Sanders calls for wiping out $1.6 trillion in student debt by taxing Wall Street Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., proposed a plan Monday to eliminate all $1.6 trillion in student debt held by Americans by levying a tax on Wall Street banks....
18:51, 06/24/2019

Elizabeth Warren will introduce legislation to cancel student loan debt for most borrowers Elizabeth Warren isn't waiting for the election to push forward her sweeping plan to erase the majority of the country's outstanding student debt....
06:34, 06/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Past-due student loans, credit card debt could weigh on U.S. growth More people in the United States appear to be struggling to keep up with their credit card and student loan debt, which could put pressure on one of the strongest drivers of economic growth....
20:18, 08/13/2019

Kamala Harris revealed a new proposal to wipe student debt, but people aren't so sure it's possible AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall California Sen. Kamala Harris sparked confusion on Twitter Sunday when she announced a program for student loan debt forgiveness. Harris tweeted out a specific point that would forgive debts for "Pell Grant recipients wh...
05:17, 07/31/2019

Billionaire pledges to pay student debt for 2019 class at historic black college Robert Smith made pledge to eliminate students’ debt estimated at $40m at Morehouse College, Martin Luther King’s alma materA billionaire technology investor and philanthropist said on Sunday his family would wipe out the student debt of the entire 2...
20:51, 05/19/2019

AOC makes student loan payment, reveals college debt during congressional hearing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made a student loan payment on Tuesday — and also revealed how much she still owes — while attending a congressional hearing on college debt. “I literally made a student loan payment while I was sitting...
13:17, 09/11/2019

Bernie Sanders Unveils Education Plan to Eliminate Student Loan Debt Senator Bernie Sanders, along with Representatives Ilhan Omar and Pramila Jayapal, would cancel all student debt and eliminate tuition at public and community colleges....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Instacart unveils new benefits for contractors: Insurance, student loan debt assistance, and more Instacart announced new benefits intended to address criticism of its independent contractor policies: insurance, student loan debt assistance, and more.Read More...
00:34, 08/22/2019

Betsy DeVos Sued for Running Student Debt Relief Program Into the Ground Education Secretary Betsy DeVos oversees something called the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, which was created in 2007 and aims to incentivize public service by discharging the enrollee’s student loans after 10 years....
04:17, 07/12/2019

Thousands of students sue Betsy DeVos, claiming she's denying them student debt forgiveness More than 150,000 former students of for-profit colleges filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday, claiming the agency is depriving them of student debt relief....
17:51, 06/25/2019

Billionaire pledges to pay off student loan debt for Morehouse College class of 2019 Robert F. Smith surprised the nearly 400 graduates of the historically black, all-male college during his commencement address.        ...
01:34, 05/20/2019

Warren unveils new bill that aims to wipe out student loan debt for millions WASHINGON, D.C. (CNN) – Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced a student loan debt forgiveness bill Tuesday. The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate’s measure would wipe out $50,000 worth of debt for households earning less than $100,000 a y...
03:17, 07/24/2019

Nipsey Hussle's Daughter Emani Pays Tribute to Late Dad at Elementary School Graduation Nipsey Hussle's daughter Emani paid tribute to her late father as she graduated from elementary school this weekend. The 10-year-old gave the rapper and his ex and her mother Tanisha......
05:00, 06/24/2019

California mother sues Los Angeles school district, alleging son suffered brain damage after bullying attack A California mother is suing a Los Angeles school district, alleging that her son's middle school didn't do enough to protect him from being bullied.        ...
14:51, 08/15/2019

California mother sues Los Angeles school district, alleges son suffered brain damage after bullying attack A California mother is suing a Los Angeles school district, alleging that her son's middle school didn't do enough to protect him from being bullied.        ...
23:51, 08/15/2019

Billionaire pledges to pay off $40 million in student loan debt for Morehouse College class of 2019 Robert F. Smith surprised the nearly 400 graduates of the historically black, all-male college during his commencement address.        ...
16:51, 05/20/2019

Billionaire’s gift to wipe out Morehouse student loans highlights debt ‘crisis,’ advocates say For Morehouse College graduate Keith Anderson, the surprise announcement by billionaire tech investor Robert F. Smith to pay off his entire class’ student-loan debts was nothing short of extraordinary. While scholarships helped Anderson, a phys...
17:00, 05/21/2019

Judge lets New York pursue student loan debt relief fraud case A federal judge said New York's attorney general may pursue a lawsuit accusing Debt Resolve Inc and nine other defendants of involvement in a scheme to induce thousands of struggling student loan borrowers into paying for debt relief services they co...
23:34, 07/03/2019

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18:34, 06/25/2019

Watch Bernie Sanders talk insurance, student debt, and police brutality with Cardi B If you’re in need of a political pick-me-up (and who isn’t nowadays), Cardi B’s new interview with Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is worth a watch. Regardless of who you’re rooting to vote for in the 2020 election, this interview bet...
21:52, 08/18/2019

51 attorneys general urge Betsy DeVos to forgive disabled veterans' student loan debt A group of bipartisan attorneys general from 51 states and territories on Friday wrote to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging the Department of Education automatically forgive the student loan debt of eligible veterans who became disabled through ...
08:51, 05/27/2019

DeVos cancels Obama-era rule forcing colleges to prove students could repay their student debt Education Secretary Betsy DeVos issued the final repeal of an Obama-era rule aimed at holding low-quality education programs accountable by forcing them to prove their graduates were able to repay their loans....
19:51, 07/01/2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders pushes free college and student debt forgiveness — and finds the field crowded Since Sanders emphasized the issues in his first presidential run, many Democrats have embraced similar proposals, potentially diluting support for him....
21:17, 08/24/2019

Robert F. Smith gift to Morehouse highlights burden of student loan debt: Three fast facts Robert F. Smith's Morehouse gift highlights the financial burden carried by many American graduates. Here are three fast facts about student loan debt        ...
20:00, 05/20/2019

Virginia college wants wizardry school’s $70K debt to vanish WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — The College of William & Mary says the masters of a wizardry school need to make a $70,000 debt disappear. The Virginian-Pilot reports the college says Learn Larp, LLC hasn’t fully paid its $110,000 bill for hosting an ...
14:00, 06/17/2019

Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg calls for national service plan that offers student debt relief Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg introduced on Wednesday a new plan that provides financial incentives such as student debt relief in exchange for service....
20:00, 07/03/2019

The best student laptops: all the best options for school School isn’t cheap. Books, tuition, accommodation and even food can add up. But, you shouldn’t have to spend thousands of dollars on the best laptops for students. In fact, student laptops will be budget-minded devices that have great s...
23:51, 05/02/2019

Bill Bennett on Bernie Sanders' plan to cancel student loan debt: The government 'largely created this mess' As 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls unveil their plans to combat the student loan crisis, Former Education Secretary Bill Bennett has argued against the concept of eliminating college debt....
18:51, 06/24/2019

19 school supplies to brighten a student's day in 2019 This article originally appeared on Android Central and has been inducted into our Back to School guide Ahh, school days. The time when students are busy cramming for tests and studying for essays. Students often don't have the time to take care...
00:17, 08/31/2019

Princess Charlotte Is the Most Confident Student on Her First Day of School Princess Charlotte has officially kicked off her first day of school and nothing has ever been so royally adorable. On Thursday morning, the 4-year-old arrived at Thomas's Battersea......
16:34, 09/05/2019

A School for Scandal Is a Haven for Student Journalists As part of an investigative journalism program at the University of Southern California, a student found dozens of new sexual abuse allegations against a former campus doctor....
02:34, 09/09/2019

José Andrés: Fired cafeteria worker is 'hero' for giving lunch to student who couldn't pay José Andrés suggested Bonnie Kimball should work for his company. Kimball will not return to her old job, despite an offer of work and backpay.        ...
23:34, 05/18/2019

School receptionist sent inappropriate photos to student: cops MORGANTON, N.C. — Authorities in North Carolina have accused a school receptionist of sending inappropriate pictures to a student. Citing court records, news outlets reported Thursday that 51-year-old Leigh Perkins Greene was indicted Monday on charg...
00:17, 08/17/2019

North Carolina student drowns in lake near school GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina high school student has drowned in a lake across the street from his school. Assistant Chief Dwayne Church of the Greensboro Fire Department tells news outlets that three students were swimming Friday afternoo...
03:17, 05/19/2019

Student killed, 8 hurt in Colorado school shooting Authorities say an 18-year-old male student was killed in a shooting at a suburban Denver school. The death appears to be separate from the eight people who were treated at hospitals. (April 7)        ...
07:51, 05/08/2019

Student drowns during after-school dip with friends in North Carolina A high school student from North Carolina drowned on Friday — with reports claiming that he spent more than an hour underwater — after going for a swim with his friends in a private lake. “Our hearts are heavy with grief for the family and frie...
10:00, 05/18/2019

Every Student Graduating at One Compton High School is Going to a 4-Year University (NBC4)-A Compton high school just reached an incredible milestone, and now the students are making history. The entire first graduating class at Compton Early College High School has received acceptance letters to multiple four-year universities in C...
12:51, 05/04/2019

Florida college student, suspended over gun photo, sues school A Florida woman is suing a technical college after she was suspended indefinitely when a photo of her posing with a hand gun at a shooting range on social media was reported to school leaders. ...
03:51, 06/01/2019

Ex-school nurse admits to having sex with student, offering him $2K in hush money A former elementary school nurse in Missouri admitted to having sex with an underage student multiple times — and offering him $2,000 in hush money, according to a report. Tina Maria Sumner pleaded guilty on Friday to two counts of statutory ra...
19:54, 08/12/2019

OVPD arrest student after threat towards local high school ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – A 15-year-old is under arrest after an investigation into a threat made towards Canyon Del Oro High School. Wednesday morning, OVPD received reports of a threat made over the internet telling students to not attend school th...
11:34, 08/22/2019

School investigating video of teacher’s aide sitting on student’s lap A Utah school district launched an investigation this week after a video of a female teacher’s aide sitting on a male student’s lap surfaced on social media....
22:17, 05/02/2019

Teacher ‘traumatized’ remembering screams of student in school lab fire All she remembers is her victim’s screams. In a deposition read aloud at the civil trial against Beacon High School chemistry teacher Anna Poole, she describes the moment a lab demo caused a fireball that engulfed 10th-grader Alonzo Yanes, who is now...
00:51, 06/14/2019

Heroic efforts saved Sunnyside High School student TUCSON – 16-year old Martin Huerta is a typical teenager. He goes to Sunnyside High School, has a lot of friends and loves Lebron James. But his life changed forever on December 16. Huerta and his friend were driving quads down west Valencia Ro...
12:17, 05/03/2019

De Blasio tangles with student activist over school diversity efforts An irritated Mayor Bill de Blasio pointedly defended his school diversity efforts on WNYC Friday after a teen caller questioned his sense of urgency. Phoning in to the Brian Lehrer show, student Tiffani Torres chided de Blasio directly for not taking...
23:00, 06/07/2019

New Jersey school librarian accused of seducing teen student This is not your average Harlequin romance. A New Jersey middle-school librarian is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old student — and will head to trial for the alleged misconduct during class hours. Kimberly Pinkham, 38, appea...
08:17, 08/09/2019

Khloe Kardashian Goes to Prom With a High School Student Superfan Friday was prom night for Khloe Kardashian! The 34-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star accompanied a superfan named Narbeh to his prom at Hoover High School in Glendale,......
12:17, 06/02/2019

Security guard may have wounded student during Colorado school shooting A private security guard may have fired at an officer racing to the Colorado school shooting — and even wounded one of the students, according to a local report citing multiple law enforcement sources. Authorities are investigating shots fired by the...
21:51, 05/09/2019

Burned high school student: I take my glasses off to hide from the stares The Beacon High School student who was horrifically burned in a class chemistry experiment gone awry in 2014 testified Friday that he takes off his glasses to avoid seeing strangers’ stares. “I tried not to look at people directly in the ...
21:17, 06/21/2019

Student Journalist Uncovers High School’s Use of Prison Labor Spencer Cliche, a high school senior in Massachusetts, conducted a monthlong investigation into his school’s use of prison labor to reupholster auditorium seats....
11:17, 06/28/2019

Few Talked About Race at This School. Then a Student Posted a Racist Slur. When white students at a Minnesota school posted a slur to Snapchat, black classmates demanded action. Their efforts led to uncomfortable conversations about race....
11:00, 06/07/2019

Flamingo euthanized after elementary school student hits it with rock A flamingo at an Illinois zoo was euthanized after an elementary school student threw a rock into the wading bird’s exhibit this week — accidentally hitting it, according to local reports. The incident occurred when the young visitor skipped a ...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Student ‘geek squads’ maintain school devices, help teachers BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — IPads and laptops are as common as paper and pencil in many of the nation’s classrooms. So are the cracked screens, stuck keys and dead batteries that go with them. For some districts, the solution is student “geek sq...
10:17, 05/10/2019

Crippling student debt crisis is a 'disgrace,' J.P. Morgan chief Jamie Dimon says JP Morgan chief Jamie Dimon says we need to “fix the broken parts” of student lending in the United States.       ...
23:51, 06/26/2019

A college grad flees U.S. to avoid student loan debt: 'I had to escape this prison' Loan payments rolled in and Chad Albright still couldn't find a job. He felt crushed by his debt. So instead of paying it off, he left the country.        ...
20:17, 06/11/2019

Crippling student debt crisis is a 'disgrace,' says JP Morgan chief Jamie Dimon JP Morgan chief Jamie Dimon says we need to “fix the broken parts” of student lending in the United States.       ...
17:34, 06/26/2019

Georgetown student sues school over U.S. college admissions bribery scandal A Georgetown University undergraduate enmeshed in the U.S. college admissions scandal sued the school on Wednesday to block it from revoking his academic credits or expelling him, after his father pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit fraud....
18:00, 05/15/2019

One student arrested in connection to shooting threat at Tortolita Middle School TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has arrested one student after an investigation into a threat a student made about “shooting up the school.” In a letter sent out by Tortolita principal, Rex Scott, he emphasized t...
09:34, 05/15/2019

Bronx middle school teacher allegedly raped 13-year-old student A Bronx middle school teacher is accused of raping a 13-year-old student four times and then attempting suicide by threatening to jump off a highway on the same day the alleged crime was reported to police, sources told The Post. Jonathan Pol, 28, a ...
23:34, 05/29/2019

Student drowns in private lake across from high school in North Carolina A ninth grade student in North Carolina has been pronounced dead after it was revealed he drowned while swimming with classmates on Friday afternoon....
22:00, 05/19/2019

High school student’s racist prom proposal sign condemned BELLVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school student’s prom proposal sign referencing black people picking cotton has been condemned by school officials as hurtful and inappropriate. A photo that shows the boy holding the sign with a girl standin...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Cops search for autistic student missing from Stuyvesant High School A 21-year-old student with autism was reported missing from Stuyvesant High School Friday morning — bringing a flurry of police cars, helicopters and harbor units to the area to find him, police sources said. The student — described as a slender, bla...
23:00, 05/24/2019

Kentucky high school teacher charged with raping 15-year-old student A high school science teacher in Kentucky was busted for having sex with a 15-year-old boy in her car and at her home over summer break, authorities said. Kendall Burk, 23, has been removed from Grant County High School in Dry Ridge after being charg...
21:17, 08/23/2019

Bronx middle school teacher charged with raping 13-year-old student A Bronx middle school teacher who allegedly forced himself on a 13-year-old student has been charged with rape, police said Thursday. Jonathan Pol, 28, a teacher at the Mott Hall Community School, was arrested at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday at a Jacobi Hospi...
19:17, 05/30/2019

Black student group criticizes Harvard Law School after anonymous messages Harvard Black Law Students Association says school, which failed to determine who sent offensive emails and texts, ‘woefully failed to act’An association of black students at Harvard Law School says the university “woefully failed to act” after four ...
00:17, 07/28/2019

Student at elite school smeared as racist over Instagram post: suit A Manhattan couple is suing the elite Spence School, saying the Upper East Side all-girls academy bought into a “Mean Girls”-like scheme by a pair of classmates to brand their daughter a racist, humiliating her in front of her entire grad...
09:00, 05/31/2019

Classmate: Student killed in Colorado school shooting lunged at gunman HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (KUSA) — Kendrick Castillo, 18, was shot and killed at STEM School Highlands Ranch on Tuesday, his father confirmed to NBC News. The Douglas County coroner is expected to officially release the identity later Wednesday. Nui Gia...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Denver school shooting: Hero student died to protect his friends One of the suspects in the Colorado school shooting has appeared in court, as it emerged that the student who lost his life sacrificed himself to save his classmates....
05:17, 05/09/2019

Lawsuit Claims School Bus Driver Dragged Biracial Student On Purpose According to a CNN report, Brenda Mayes, a Utah mother, is suing a former driver for dragging her son from a bus approximately 150 feet. The lawsuit cites the driver’s “racial animus” and intent to harm....
09:00, 05/12/2019

City trying to dodge $60M payout to burned Beacon High School student The city wants to avoid paying the almost $60 million it owes to a Beacon High School student who was badly burned in a chemistry experiment gone awry — by arguing he wasn’t nearly as disfigured as other accident victims who have received small...
03:51, 08/30/2019

Student sues Long Island school over off-campus party beating A Long Island high school student who had his nose broken, teeth knocked out and face cut in a beating by several other classmates off campus, filed a $10 million notice of claim against his school district for failing to protect him from the bullies...
10:17, 06/12/2019

High school paper publishes feature about student’s porn career A California high school newspaper has published a feature about a senior who has started a porn career after the school district backed down from threats to stop the story. The Bruin Voice posted “Risky business: starting a career in the adult enter...
19:34, 05/04/2019

NYPD names Bronx high school student ‘Police Commissioner for a Day’ She went from high school student — to police commissioner. At least for a day. Beyonce Dennis, an 18-year-old senior at Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists, was chosen for the honorary role Wednesday from more than 100 students, all of...
04:17, 06/13/2019

High school student skips graduation party to help homeless families A Houston high school student skipped out on her own graduation party — to celebrate a homeless shelter for women and children. Leanne Carrasco, who graduated from Waltrip High School on Saturday, marked her personal milestone the next day by serving...
00:51, 06/05/2019

Study draws incredible link between school bus exhaust and student test scores As educators have known for a long, long time, there’s no magic solution to improving academic performance across an entire student body. Experienced teachers and an engaging curriculum go a long way, but external factors often play just as big...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Catholic School Principal Arrested at a D.C. Strip Club While on Student Field Trip In an incident that shocked communities Friday, Michael Comeau, a school principal and recipient of the prestigious Milken award for educators, thought it was a good idea to get belligerently drunk, hit up the strip club, then refuse to pay…all while...
22:51, 06/02/2019

Sheriff says 18-year-old male student was killed in shooting at suburban Denver school HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Sheriff says 18-year-old male student was killed in shooting at suburban Denver school....
03:51, 05/08/2019

Southern Arizona high school student accused of possessing 3,200 fentanyl pills PHOENIX (KPNX) — Three teenagers in southwestern Arizona were arrested early Wednesday for alleged drug possession, with one of them accused of having more than 3,200 fentanyl pills. Noemi Hernandez-Madrigal and Alessandra Cardenas-Hernandez, both 18...
04:17, 06/07/2019

Spence School says judge shouldn’t mete out discipline in suit over ‘racist’ student The tony Spence School says it’s not right for a judge to be making educational and disciplinary decisions that should be settled by a principal, according to their response to a suit by the family of a student who says she was unfairly labeled...
20:34, 07/19/2019

Junior High School Student Wins $46,000 Game Tournament, Doesn't Get Any Money During the Tokyo Game Show, legendary Street Fighter player Momochi forfeited tens of thousands of dollars in prize money because he doesn’t have a pro-gaming license in Japan. He wasn’t the only one who lost out on money. The winner of the Puzzle &a...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Wisconsin high school football coach under scrutiny after clothes-lining student When two students ran onto the field in the middle of a high school football game in Wisconsin, an assistant coach clothes-lined one to the ground.       ...
10:00, 09/17/2019

Rabbi at Bronx private school tricked student into sending him nude photos: FBI An associate principal at a top Jewish private school in the Bronx was busted for allegedly manipulating a 14-year-old student into sending nude photos of himself, feds said. Rabbi Jonathan Skolnick, who worked at Salanter Akiba Riverdale Academy in ...
01:00, 09/18/2019

Texas high school student shines in viral 'good morning y'all' video "Good morning, y'all!" That's how Nicolas Cuadra, an 18-year-old in San Antonio, Texas, started his classmates' day — each and every morning for his final semester of school at Ronald Reagan High....
18:34, 06/17/2019

Pre-School Student Takes Grenade To Class Found On Firing Range In Sweden A young child sparked panic at his Swedish pre-school when he brought in a grenade he found on a military firing range to show his friends, local officials said Wednesday....
23:00, 09/11/2019

University of Tennessee gives scholarship to bullied student who designed homemade school shirt The Florida fourth-grader who was bullied for his original T-shirt design showing off University of Tennessee spirit has been offered a full scholarship there, the university said Thursday....
07:34, 09/13/2019

Nicholas Sparks tried to ban an LGBTQ+ club and student protest from his school, like a villain in a book And now for a bit of news as predictable as his novels: Per an extensive report from The Daily Beast, prolific heteronormative romance bro Nicholas Sparks- who also co-founded and runs the Epiphany School of Global Studies in North Carolina - is curr...
22:51, 06/13/2019

Watchdog group protests baptisms of student athletes at Alabama high school In a video of Alabama student athletes being baptized on school property, the members of a football team appear to be enthusiastic participants in the religious ritual....
19:34, 06/20/2019

Student busted brazenly cheating during test at elite Bronx high school David Suker, a teacher proctoring the exam, spotted the brazen teen “texting and looking at his iPhone while taking the exam” and reported it to Department of Education officials....
05:17, 06/23/2019

Kindergarten teacher at Baptist school accused of sexually assaulting teen student BURBANK, Ill. — Cook County prosecutors say a suburban Chicago kindergarten teacher supplied alcohol to a 15-year-old student and had sex with him while he was underage. Jordan Baptist School teacher Shannon Griffin also allegedly sent nude images to...
11:34, 07/04/2019

Beto O'Rourke pushes student loan forgiveness for public school teachers Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke announced a plan to forgive 100% of student loan debt for all public school teachers, as part of a far-reaching plan for massive investment in public education....
14:34, 07/08/2019

The 'after' picture of student loans: Credit card debt, smelly cars, pawn shops to make ends meet Debtors with student loans feel more financially insecure, engage in riskier money behaviors and have more trouble paying bills.       ...
15:51, 06/25/2019

Former University of Oregon football star tackles armed student at Portland high school "When confronted with the test the universe presented me with, I didn’t see any other choice but to act," tweeted Keanan Lowe, a school security guard who also coaches football and track....
03:51, 05/19/2019

Ben Higgins Defends Girlfriend Jessica Clarke After Hater Compares Her to a High School Student Ben Higgins is not here for your critical comments about his girlfriend. The former Bachelor star, who went public with Jessica Clarke earlier this year, is defending the Ole Miss alum......
04:17, 08/14/2019

Colorado school didn't have resource officer during shooting that left 1 student dead, 8 others injured The STEM School Highlands Ranch was without a school resource officer last week when two suspects opened fire, killing one student and leaving eight others injured....
21:51, 05/12/2019

Student killed in STEM School shooting identified, adult suspect appears in court Parents and the Douglas County coroner on Wednesday identified the student killed in a shooting at a Highlands Ranch, Colo., school as Kendrick Castillo....
01:00, 05/09/2019

Florida quarterback Jalon Jones accused of sexual assault by female student at school Florida freshman quarterback Jalon Jones has been accused of sexual battery by a female student at the school. Jones has entered the transfer portal.        ...
04:34, 05/03/2019

MS-13 member accused of kidnapping Tennessee high school student after refusing to join gang An MS-13 member has been accused of kidnapping a Tennessee high school student and beating him because he allegedly refused to join the violent gang....
00:02, 09/18/2019

Long Island high school coach accused of sexually abusing student: cops The 25-year-old junior varsity baseball coach was arrested on Friday for allegedly sexually abusing a 16-year-old female Islip High School student, according to Suffolk County Police....
23:00, 05/04/2019

Morehouse graduation speaker pledges to pay off student loans for school's class of 2019 Billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith pledged to pay off the student loan debt of the Morehouse 2019 graduates.        ...
01:34, 05/20/2019

School officials laughed as they colored in black student's hair with marker, lawsuit says Three administrators at Berry Miller Junior High told the Texas student that his hair violated dress code policy. The teen's parents are suing them.        ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Chobani Turns to Fair-Trade Program to Help Struggling Dairy Industry The yogurt company is teaming up with Fair Trade USA to create a label that would signal that the milk it used came from farms that treated workers and cows humanely....
11:51, 07/02/2019

Maryland college student brings stepdad to tears with collage of notes he left her in middle school A college student brought her stepfather to tears this Father’s Day in Maryland when she gifted him a framed picture of the two of them surrounded by all the inspirational sticky notes he left her when she was growing up....
15:17, 06/19/2019

University of Illinois student no longer enrolled after allegedly leaving noose in elevator: school official A University of Illinois student charged with a hate crime for allegedly leaving a noose inside a campus elevator this week is no longer enrolled at the school, a university spokesman said Wednesday....
21:00, 09/05/2019

Oregon school coach Keanon Lowe, a former football star, tackles student wielding shotgun _____ A high school coach and former college football star is being hailed for helping to avert a potential tragedy by tackling a student wielding a shotgun at a high school in Portland, Oregon. Keanon Lowe, a former star wide receiver for the Univer...
21:34, 05/18/2019

University of Tennessee turns bullied elementary school student's t-shirt design into official apparel The young University of Tennessee fan that was bullied last week for the homemade shirt he wore to his school’s collegiate day was shown an outpouring of support that has since inspired the university to make his design into an official piece of appa...
04:17, 09/08/2019

Ex-Oregon football star Keanon Lowe tackles armed student inside high school PORTLAND, Ore. — A former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed student at a Portland, Oregon, high school before anyone was injured. Keanon Lowe, a football and track coach and a security gu...
10:00, 05/18/2019

California high school newspaper runs story about student’s porn career after winning free speech battle A California high school student newspaper has published a feature story about a local 18-year-old’s fledgling career in the porn industry after winning a free speech battle against a group of district officials its advisor says “have lost their mind...
21:00, 05/03/2019

One Morehouse College student's $100,000 in debt, vanished. 'God has smiled on me,' he says after billionaire Robert F. Smith's speech Elijah Dormeus was graduating from Morehouse College in Atlanta when he learned billionaire Robert Smith would pay off his $100,000 in student loans.        ...
14:51, 05/21/2019

Ex-Oregon football star stops armed student at Oregon school A former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed student at a Portland, Oregon, high school before anyone was injured....
09:51, 05/18/2019

Principal, school superintendent bring student's graduation to dying mom's hospital room Noah Siets walked down the hospital corridor to his mother's room in his cap and gown, as "Pomp and Circumstance" played from an iPhone.        ...
06:00, 05/24/2019

'Deeply offensive' blackface video of California high school student sparks backlash Videos circulating on social media show a California high school student in blackface using a racial slur.        ...
15:51, 06/04/2019

Idaho fires coach Don Verlin following investigation Idaho has fired basketball coach Don Verlin after he was placed on administrative leave following a consultant's report that found potential NCAA violations       ...
03:00, 06/15/2019

Idaho wildfire burns near top U.S. nuclear research lab A wildfire in Idaho has forced one of the United States' top nuclear research labs to cut back personnel Wednesday, as the flames burned near the facility....
17:17, 07/24/2019

First American settlers may have been in Idaho 16,500 years ago, study says Scientists claim they've discovered artifacts in Idaho indicating that humans were living there about 16,500 years ago, providing new evidence that early settlers found their way inland by traveling along North America's Pacific Coast....
10:17, 08/30/2019

Former Idaho governor candidate under investigation in 1984 slaying Steve Pankey, a former candidate for Idaho governor, recently revealed he is under investigation in the 1984 slaying of a Colorado girl.        ...
21:18, 09/14/2019

Esto brevis: How Idaho accidentally let all of its regulations expire It’s not often that government ineptitude fuels progress. But Idaho can thank its bickering state legislature for providing it with a revolutionary opportunity....
01:17, 05/19/2019

Suspect in Utah shooting found in Idaho after 2-day manhunt Idaho police captured a man Friday afternoon suspected of shooting and killing a motorist in northern Utah earlier this week after a two-day manhunt....
11:00, 05/25/2019

Idaho men's basketball coach put on administrative leave The University of Idaho men's basketball coach has been placed on administrative leave following a consultant's report that found potential NCAA violations        ...
19:00, 05/29/2019

Former Idaho Governor Questions Cobalt Mine Acquisition An Australian company’s acquisition of an Idaho cobalt mine is being challenged by the state’s former governor, who wants the U.S. government to scrutinize the deal for possible hidden Chinese links....
16:34, 07/26/2019

Artifacts in Idaho may be earliest evidence of humans in America Scientists say they’ve found artifacts in Idaho that indicate people were living there around 16,000 years ago, providing new evidence that the first Americans entered their new home by following the Pacific coast....
17:51, 08/30/2019

Idaho court: Officer didn’t see misdemeanor? Arrest not OK BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Supreme Court says law enforcement officers can’t arrest someone for a misdemeanor unless they have a warrant or actually saw the crime being committed. The unanimous ruling made Wednesday has advocacy organization...
03:34, 06/13/2019

Idaho State hires Harrison to work in sports information POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Haley Harrison, the Idaho State softball player who went public with her mental-health issues, has been hired by the school’s sports information department. The school announced Tuesday she will serve as assistant direct...
03:51, 06/26/2019

Fire near Idaho’s nuclear research facility prompts evacuation A fast-moving brush fire in eastern Idaho on Tuesday prompted an evacuation of “non-essential employees” from several of the state’s nuclear research facilities....
04:00, 07/24/2019

Green Beret from Idaho ID'd as 3rd US soldier killed in Afghanistan in under two weeks The identity of the third American soldier to die in Afghanistan in under two weeks was disclosed Friday — a day after President Trump confirmed a plan to withdraw at least some troops from the South-Central Asian nation once U.S. forces are assured ...
11:17, 08/31/2019

Wendy’s worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy’s restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her. Police tell KNXV-TV 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez ...
14:51, 05/21/2019

Idaho Lottery attempting scratch-off ticket Guinness record The Idaho Lottery announced it is attempting a Guinness World Record for the largest number of people scratching scratch tickets at the same time in the same place....
21:00, 07/19/2019

Wendy's worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy's restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her....
16:51, 05/21/2019

U.S. measles outbreak spreads to Idaho and Virginia, hits 1,022 cases The United States' worst measles outbreak in a quarter-century spread to Idaho and Virginia last week as public health authorities on Monday reported 41 new cases of the highly contagious and sometimes deadly disease....
17:17, 06/10/2019

Idaho artifacts show human presence in Americas 16,600 years ago Artifacts including stone tools and animal bone fragments found in Idaho dating back about 16,600 years represent what may be the oldest evidence of humans in the Americas and offer insight into the routes people took as they spread into the New Worl...
14:51, 08/30/2019

Idaho music event canceled amid immigration enforcement fear A music festival in southern Idaho has been canceled because organizers say they feared potential raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.        ...
18:00, 07/21/2019

Garth Brooks will perform second show in Boise after call from Idaho Gov. Brad Little Country superstar Garth Brooks will perform a second concert in Boise, Idaho, after tickets to his first show sold out in less than an hour — and fans have the governor to thank....
19:17, 05/23/2019

Humans arrived in Americas earlier than thought, new Idaho artifacts suggest Stone tools recovered from an archaeological dig in western Idaho suggest humans were living in the region at least 16,000 years ago, 1,000 years earlier than previously thought....
16:17, 08/30/2019

Tech and media moguls arrive in Sun Valley, Idaho for 'the summer camp for billionaires' Media and tech moguls are arriving for Allen & Co.'s Sun Valley conference in Sun Valley, Idaho. It's jump-started many media deals. Here's who's there....
17:51, 07/10/2019

Idaho man quit his high-paying job to build beds for kids who sleep on the floor TWIN FALLS, Idaho (CNN) – A simple project to help a family in need stopped Luke Mickelson in his tracks. In 2012, he and his family were inspired to build and donate a bunk bed after learning there were local children who slept on the floor. C...
21:00, 05/07/2019

Idaho teen girl abducted from her job found safe in Arizona, suspect in custody Police believe Miguel Rodriguez-Perez abducted 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez from her job at a Wendy's restaurant in Jerome, Idaho on Sunday, police said.        ...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Idaho mayor says 'NO WAY, NO CHANCE' to PETA's request to rename Chicken Dinner Road The mayor of a small Idaho town said there was "NO WAY, NO CHANCE" he would consider a request from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to rename a street called Chicken Dinner Road to a more poultry-friendly one. ...
00:34, 07/07/2019

AMBER ALERT: Missing 17-year-old Idaho girl, supect phone pinged in Kingman TUCSON – The Arizona Department of Public Safety has issued an AMBER alert for 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez. She was last seen at 2816 South Lincoln in Jerome, Idaho. She was described as possibly wearing a Wendy’s restaurant uniform an...
12:17, 05/21/2019

Authorities find car in Surprise linked to Idaho AMBER Alert involving kidnapped teen (KPNX)– Authorities are looking for 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez, who was kidnapped by 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez in Jerome County, Idaho on Sunday from the parking lot of the Wendy’s where she works, police say. Authorities say...
12:17, 05/21/2019

Idaho police arrest couple after finding children in cockroach-infested home: report An Idaho couple is facing multiple charges after investigators said they found four children living in a home infested with thousands of cockroaches – both dead and alive – and hundreds of spiders, according to a police report....
03:00, 08/22/2019

Idaho governor balks after 9th Circuit puts state on hook for convict's gender surgery Idaho’s Republican governor vowed Friday that his state would not pay for the gender reassignment surgery of a convicted sex offender after an appeals court ruled the state was responsible for providing the $20,000 to $30,000 procedure....
20:51, 08/24/2019

‘I thought it was a joke’: Idaho mayor rejects PETA’s request to rename Chicken Dinner Road CALDWELL, Idaho (KTVB) — Caldwell Mayor Garrett Nancolas said on Facebook he thought a request from PETA to the change the name of Chicken Dinner Road “was a joke.” Earlier this week, KTVB reported the animal rights organization sent a letter to the ...
02:00, 07/06/2019

Idaho girl, 9, has half her skull removed after her head was impaled by rebar when she fell from a tree: reports A 9-year-old girl from Idaho had half her skull removed after her head was impaled by a piece of rebar when she fell out of a tree Monday, reports say. ...
22:17, 08/01/2019

Line drive to the head leaves Idaho baseball pitcher with skull fracture, brain bleeding, family says An Idaho high school baseball pitcher remains hospitalized with a skull fracture after taking a line drive to the head during Game 2 of the 5A district 3 championship series....
15:00, 05/10/2019

Go Ahead and Eat Lunch at 11 a.m. It feels a little sad to be waiting outside a restaurant at 10:55 a.m., hungry and feeling like you have failed at planning your meals like a normal human being. But the 11 a.m. lunch is clearly a craving for many of us, and I’m here to tell you to e...
20:34, 05/21/2019

Bear Breaks In For Lunch A Rhode Island woman had a very close encounter with a large black bear in the town of Narragansett Tuesday. Brenda McCloskey said she had just finished up working on a property in the Camp Varnum area, when she spotted the bear near the back of her ...
05:34, 05/30/2019

Colorado school officials ask voters to consider tearing down, rebuilding Columbine High School Twenty years after infamous U.S. massacre, Columbine High School faces scrutiny of another kind: Whether it should be torn down and replaced.        ...
16:34, 06/07/2019

School uniforms are on the rise — even for toddlers — and it’s changing back-to-school shopping Walmart, Target and Amazon are selling their own brands of polo shirts, pleated skirts and khakis, while Old Navy has “uniform hubs” in all 1,100 of its U.S. stores....
20:34, 08/22/2019

How to talk to your kids about school shootings, like the one at Colorado's STEM school After the shooting at STEM school Highlands Ranch in Colorado, we revisit how to talk to your kids about school shootings.        ...
17:51, 05/08/2019

Carter's late TD run seals Idaho's win over Cent. Washington Aundre Carter ran for a 27-yard touchdown with 1:35 left to help Idaho seal a 41-31 victory over Central Washington       ...
17:51, 09/08/2019

Ars on your lunch break: There’s hope, and we’ll all be fine… probably Enlarge / This robot doesn't want to murder you or give you weaponized SARSbola! It just wants to vaccinate you! (Probably!) (credit: Donald Iain Smith / Getty) Today we’re presenting the fourth and final installment of my conversation with Naval R...
19:00, 06/20/2019

TFD receives special lunch for their service TUCSON – Even though city offices are closed, first responders are active in keeping the community safe. This Labor Day, Olive Garden prepared and delivered meals to show their gratitude to the Tucson Fire Department. TFD firefighter Taylor Par...
08:51, 09/03/2019

5 ways to make the most of your lunch break Red Bull has a new initiative for getting you out of the office during those 60 precious minutes of 'you time', so drop that desk sandwich and get active…...
14:51, 05/24/2019

6 best NYC lunch spots for cheese lovers Cheese lovers have plenty of lunch options in NYC. We've visited six restaurants and tried everything from a fondue burger to a cheesy taco shell. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. See Also:7 Indian street foods you need to eat before you d...
05:17, 07/31/2019

Ars on your lunch break: The fate we might be making for ourselves Enlarge / Suck it, Skynet. Today we’re presenting the second installment of my conversation with Naval Ravikant about existential risks. Naval is one of tech’s most successful angel investors and the founder of multiple startups—including seed-sta...
19:17, 06/18/2019

‘End of an era’: Four Seasons serves last ever power lunch The souffle has set on the Four Seasons Restaurant, with the legendary 60-year-old Manhattan institution serving its final “power lunch” on Tuesday. Diners who flocked to the famed eatery for the last lunch described the closure as “the e...
02:34, 06/12/2019

You can get this cellulite treatment on your lunch break Not long ago, reducing fat without diet and exercise meant a tummy tuck or liposuction, and neither surgery could de-pucker stubborn cellulite or tone muscles. But new noninvasive body contouring treatments with zero recovery time are springing up li...
18:00, 09/04/2019

Probably Awesome! The Kid Who Left High School To Go To Hockey School In Like Canada Or Vermont Seems To Be In Some Sort Of Pre-NHL League Now While we don’t know enough about how the hockey world works to be 100% sure, here’s some news that seems like it’s pretty great: The kid who left high school to go to hockey school in, like, Canada or Vermont seems to be in some sort of pre-NHL leagu...
17:17, 05/21/2019

Colorado school shooting updates: STEM school to be closed this week after 1 dead, 8 injured One student is dead and eight others injured after two students opened fire at a suburban Denver STEM school on Tuesday. Here's the latest news.        ...
17:51, 05/08/2019

One high school fired a gay teacher. Another school protected one. They are married to each other Joshua Payne-Elliott alleges in lawsuit that archdiocese interfered with his contractual and employment relationship with his school.        ...
19:00, 07/11/2019

School officials consider tearing down, rebuilding Columbine High School Colorado public education officials are mulling a plan to tear down and replace Columbine High School — saying the site remains “a source of inspiration” for potential gun violence, 20 years after the massacre that killed 13 people. Jason Glass...
18:17, 06/07/2019

Lincoln Co. School Board Votes To Close Elementary School LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lincoln County School Board voted to close McKinney Elementary School Thursday night. The change will be effective at the start of the next school year. This story is developing....
01:34, 05/10/2019

Stephen Colbert on Trump: 'Old school racism minus the school' Late-night hosts continued to discuss the US president’s racist tweets and his attempts to prove that they were not racistLate-night hosts spent a second night disparaging Donald Trump over his racist Twitter attack on four Democratic congresswomen o...
18:17, 07/17/2019

A high school football player in Amite City, Louisiana died Tuesday night, following a practice at his school (WDSU) A 15-year-old football player in Amite City, Louisiana died this week after a late-night practice at his high school. Coaches and teammates say Terrance Allen was walking back to the locker room around 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Tuesday, whe...
12:17, 06/21/2019

Incredible Heroism: This Would-Be School Shooter Wasn’t Able To Get To The Gun He Brought To School Because Two Goth Kids Were Making Out In Front Of His Locker All Day A heartbreaking tragedy was narrowly avoided today thanks to an incredible act of heroism by two high school students: This would-be school shooter wasn’t able to get to the gun he brought to school because two goth kids were making out in front of h...
22:34, 07/25/2019

11 Tasty Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner Tasty Recipes To Try At Home: From breakfast to dinner and even desserts, we have curated the best of tasty recipes to try at home and relish with family and friends. From upma, pancakes to butter......
14:17, 06/05/2019

Ars on your lunch break: Let’s talk about the extinction of humanity Enlarge / It looks so peaceful up there. (credit: alxpin / Getty) Welcome back to Ars on your Lunch Break! It’s been a while since we’ve done this, so I’ll start with a brief orientation. This series is built around the After On Podcast—which itsel...
03:17, 06/18/2019

Yankees avoided old school-new school clash — this time Which task required more effort by J.A. Happ on Wednesday? A. Throwing 64 pitches over 5 ¹/₃ innings to lead the Yankees to a 5-3 victory over the horrid Orioles in the opening game of a doubleheader. B. Talking in a postgame news conference for 3 ¹/...
08:17, 05/16/2019

Former Colorado school custodian becomes elementary school principal A former Colorado custodian is skyrocketing up the educational ladder, landing a gig as elementary school principal this year, according to a new report....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Who Cancels Lunch With Warren Buffett? A Chinese Tycoon Did, but Why? Justin Sun denied reports that he had postponed a charity lunch with the investing guru after attracting regulatory scrutiny. In China, where executives sometimes vanish, such reports are not unusual....
21:17, 07/24/2019

The scary reason millennials are skipping their lunch breaks Millennials are skipping their lunch break because they're worried it might make them look like bad employees.       ...
22:51, 06/07/2019

How bitcoin entrepreneur lost his $4.6M lunch with Warren Buffett A Chinese bitcoin entrepreneur with ties to Jack Ma issued a long, groveling apology on Thursday for “excessive self-promotion” after he bragged about a planned lunch with Warren Buffett. Justin Sun, the 29-year-old founder of a cryptocurrency startu...
00:51, 07/26/2019

Yeti's new cooler is the lunch bag you never knew you needed — here's why it's worth $80 You might think that Yeti's new Daytrip cooler ($80) comes with a steep price tag for what is essentially a lunch bag, but there is something to be said for higher-priced items that last. I dragged, dropped, and tossed the Yeti Daytrip through mud, b...
23:34, 07/23/2019

PM Modi Has Birthday Lunch With Mother, Seeks Her Blessing Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his mother Heeraben, who lives near Gandhinagar in Gujarat, and sought her blessings this afternoon to mark his 69th birthday....
12:51, 09/17/2019

Lotto winner's 'endless lunch break' begins An Australian father said he was pretty sure he'd quit his job after winning the $96 million prize Tuesday in the Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot, according to the Australian lottery website The Lott....
07:51, 08/28/2019

Four Seasons Restaurant is closing. Is the power lunch dead? The famed Four Seasons Restaurant in New York, which for decades was a go-to spot for power brokers to hobnob over lunch, will shut its doors on Tuesday....
06:17, 06/10/2019

The Real Reason Why You Must Stop Eating Lunch At Your Desk Afternoon lunches have all but disappeared, sucked into some malevolent black hole created by corporate downsizing, email culture and the endless stupefaction of the internet. I would like to suggest......
14:34, 08/22/2019

According to our capitalist overlords, you're broke because you eat lunch | Jamie Peck In an article published in USA Today, the newspaper claimed that Americans are indulging in too many ‘nonessential’ expenditures ... like having a midday mealWe live in what feels like permanently lean times. Forty-two per cent of American adults are...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Punk hellraiser Lydia Lunch: 'I'm chronically misunderstood – but I get off on it' The runaway, singer and counter-culture icon is hitting 60 – and is as incendiary as ever, touring and raging against polluters and politicians in a rip-roaring bookLydia Lunch turned 60 this year, but age has done little to dim this counterculture i...
20:17, 07/10/2019

Four Seasons, NYC’s famed power lunch spot, closing again NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s famed Four Seasons Restaurant is closing less than a year after it reopened in a new location. The New York Times reports that the midtown Manhattan restaurant known as the original power lunch destination will close ...
20:17, 06/08/2019

Anonymous Bidder To Pay $4.57 Million To Have Lunch With Warren Buffet An anonymous bidder has agreed to pay a record $4,567,888 at an annual charity auction to have a private lunch with WarrenBuffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc....
21:34, 06/01/2019

2nd Test Live: Hanuma Vihari Takes India To 336/7 At Lunch On Day 2 WI vs IND 2nd Test Day 2 LIVE Score: Hanuma Vihari brought up his third Test half-century after Rishabh Pant lost his wicket on the first ball of second day....
19:17, 08/31/2019

High-Protein Diet: 4 Delicious Paneer Recipes You May Have For Lunch Paneer or cottage cheese is an excellent source of protein that you can add to your diet. Did you know 100 grams of paneer contains 11 grams of protein?...
18:51, 07/31/2019

Crypto Promoter Wins Bidding War for Lunch With Warren Buffett Blockchain entrepreneur and cryptocurrency promoter Justin Sun won the charity auction to have lunch with billionaire investor and bitcoin skeptic Warren Buffett....
23:51, 06/03/2019

Warren Buffett's charity lunch with cryptocurrency entrepreneur postponed Cryptocurrency entrepreneur Justin Sun has postponed his $4.57 million charity lunch with Warren Buffett due to ill health, according to a tweet from Sun's TRON Foundation....
10:34, 07/23/2019

Yogi Adityanath Hosts Lunch For Newly Elected BJP Lawmakers From UP Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday hosted a lunch for all newly elected MPs of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from the state....
16:00, 05/29/2019

British PM Johnson faces tough Brexit lunch with Macron British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Thursday try to convince France to reopen Brexit negotiations less than a day after President Emmanuel Macron bluntly ruled out any further talks on the divorce deal....
09:34, 08/22/2019

Brooklyn soldier slams Mykonos hotspot over $937 lunch bill A US Army soldier from Brooklyn is warning tourists to avoid a hotspot in Greece, saying he and his friends were ripped off to the tune of $937 for a light beachside lunch in Mykonos. The soldier, a member of New York’s 69th Infantry Regiment, detail...
23:00, 05/24/2019

BJP Bengal Candidate Asked to Explain Lunch With Trinamool Leader A BJP Lok Sabha candidate seen with a Trinamool Congress leader on Monday has been asked by his leadership to explain the meeting in a showcause notice....
09:51, 04/30/2019

1st Test Live: KL Rahul, Ajinkya Rahane Take India To 68/3 At Lunch WI vs IND 1st Test Day 1 Live Score: Kemar Roach gave India two early blows as he dismissed Test specialist Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara cheaply....
18:34, 08/22/2019

Lalu Yadav Relents, Has Lunch After 2 Days Following Poll Shocker Stunned by the rout of his Rashtriya Janata Dal in Bihar and Jharkhand in the Lok Sabha election, Lalu Prasad had given up lunch after the declaration of poll results on May 23 for two days....
12:34, 05/27/2019

BJP Candidate In Trouble For Lunch With Trinamool Leader Claims "Plot" A BJP candidate in trouble after meeting with a Trinamool Congress leader has alleged that he was tricked and the media had been called before his arrival to create a false impression. Anupam Hazra,......
21:17, 04/30/2019

Give kids free lunch (and breakfast) | Bhaskar Sunkara It’s our collective responsibility to make sure that every child in America is adequately nourished. No child should be paying for food at schoolJust when you thought American capitalism couldn’t get meaner, it started snatching food away from hungry...
22:00, 09/03/2019

New Jersey woman found dead at her home during lunch break A 26-year-old New Jersey woman was found dead in her apartment — after neighbors recalled hearing faint screams and furniture moving, according to reports. Carolyn Byington had left work to go home for lunch on Monday but never returned, prompting co...
19:00, 06/14/2019

A Sarkozy lunch, PSG and beIN sports: questions for Platini over Qatar 2022 Why was Michel Platini detained by French investigators? What are they looking for? And could Qatar lose the 2022 World Cup?France’s Parquet National Financier, which investigates serious financial crime, has since 2017 been looking into possible Fre...
07:34, 06/19/2019

Ilhan Omar Wants Schools to Stop Humiliating Kids Who Can't Afford to Pay for Lunch A few weeks ago, The Hill circulated a piece about a nine-year-old boy who used his allowance to pay off everyone in his class’s lunch debts. The story was pitched as “heartwarming,” but it was not, because debt shouldn’t even exist for third graders...
04:17, 06/20/2019

Summer Diet: Try These 4 Interesting Protein-Rich Lunch Ideas For Kids Most school-going kids get influenced and also happen to influence other kids very easily. Packing a protein-rich lunch for them will not only set an example for all their classmates but will also......
15:17, 06/20/2019

New Jersey woman, 26, found murdered at home after taking lunch break Neighbors of a New Jersey woman found murdered in her apartment Monday evening have told police they heard screams the day she died, according to a report....
23:51, 06/13/2019

Warren Buffett charity lunch fetches record $4.57 million winning bid An anonymous bidder has agreed to pay a record $4,567,888 at an annual charity auction to have a private lunch with Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc....
18:00, 06/01/2019

Crypto Promoter Justin Sun Postpones Charity Lunch With Warren Buffett Cryptocurrency investor Justin Sun, who paid a record $4.6 million in a charity auction to have lunch with Warren Buffett, abruptly postponed his meeting with the billionaire investor this week citing a health condition....
15:00, 07/23/2019

Warren Buffett's charity lunch postponed after cryptocurrency promoter falls ill The cryptocurrency entrepreneur Justin Sun postponed his $4.57 million charity lunch with Warren Buffett after falling ill with kidney stones, according to a statement from a foundation he backs....
23:00, 07/23/2019

Realme launches in Europe to steal Honor’s and Xiaomi’s lunch money The fight for the entry-level segment of the European smartphone market heated up today, as Realme, a sister-company to OPPO and OnePlus, waded into the fray with the launch of its flagship device, the Realme 3 Pro. Specs-wise, the Realme 3 Pro is a ...
21:51, 05/20/2019

Soldier Who Survived Pulwama Terror Shares Lunch With Boy. See CRPF Video A soldier who survived the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama was seen feeding a child in Srinagar by the side of a street where he was deployed. A video of the act was shared by the Central......
13:00, 05/14/2019

Bagged lunch sparks inmate fight in courthouse holding cell INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A dispute over a banana and a cookie apparently sparked a fight between two inmates in a holding cell at a Pennsylvania courthouse. Authorities say 18-year-old Ryshawn Crawford and a 35-year-old man were at the Indiana County cour...
14:51, 06/11/2019

'Lunch on the go' habit generates 11bn items of packaging waste a year More people in UK are eating lunch on the go, report finds, in turn generating more wasteBritain’s growing “lunch on the go” habit is generating nearly 11bn items of packaging waste a year, much of which is not recycled, a survey has found.Workers ar...
09:00, 05/14/2019

Trump Trips Up In Tweet About French President Emmanuel Macron Lunch Did Donald Trump really have lunch with someone impersonating France's President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday? No -- but the US president did accidentally tweet that he had....
11:51, 08/25/2019

Malaika Arora's Tricolour Lunch Is Sure To Make The 'Desi' In You Drool (See Pics) Malaika Arora indulged in a delectable lunch on the occasion of Independence Day. With her dosa, Malaika paired chutneys of three colours inspired by our national flag-saffron, white and green....
15:51, 08/16/2019

Is your takeout lunch bowl covered in toxic 'forever chemicals'? | Joe Fassler Compostable bowls are considered eco-friendly, but they are covered in chemicals that persist indefinitely and are linked to troubling health effectsFor years, disposable bowls have been a stalwart ally of the fast-casual restaurant. Beige, earthy-lo...
10:17, 08/16/2019

How to make the perfect packed lunch – for toddlers, millennials and the middle-aged From Mini Babybels to liquid meal replacements to restaurant-quality dishes, lunchbox preferences are a generational thingIt is that time of year when, if you are stupid like me, you are thinking about packed lunches for children, having failed to pu...
15:18, 09/12/2019

Normally sedate charity lunch with Warren Buffett is turning into bizarre affair this year Justin Sun, a Chinese cryptocurrency entrepreneur who paid a record $4.57 million to dine with Warren Buffett, abruptly apologized for his "out-of-control, excessive self promotion."...
22:51, 07/25/2019

Warren Buffett charity lunch in limbo after crypto promoter issues apology Chinese cryptocurrency entrepreneur Justin Sun issued a lengthy public apology on Thursday for the manner in which he promoted his $4.57 million charity lunch with Warren Buffett, raising questions over whether the event will go ahead....
13:17, 07/25/2019

Warren Buffett lunch commands record $3.5 mln as charity auction nears homestretch The cost of a private lunch with Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc , sat at a record $3,500,100 on Thursday afternoon, with a day to go in an annual charity auction. Bidding began on Sunday at $25,000 in t...
21:51, 05/30/2019

TRON’s Justin Sun confirms he’s a ‘big-mouthed over-marketer’ in Warren Buffett lunch apology Justin Sun, the founder of cryptocurrency platform TRON, has issued a public apology after postponing a highly publicized charity lunch with billionaire Warren Buffett. And it seems Sun is finally becoming aware of his “over-marketed hype.” Sun issue...
14:34, 07/25/2019

Through the looking glass: Pete Buttigieg and Al Sharpton's lunch is the latest surreal election scene The Rev and the mayor dined at Sylvia’s, Sharpton’s go-to spot to fix Democratic presidential hopefuls with his inscrutable gazeThe 2020 Democratic primaries are taking place next year, but the contest to be the presidential nominee is already throwi...
16:17, 05/01/2019

High-Protein Diet: Low-Carb Minced Chicken Salad Recipe For Lunch This recipe that you may add to your high-protein diet is a combination of good amounts of protein from the chicken mince and a rainbow of essential micro-nutrients like minerals and vitamins....
13:17, 08/28/2019

Everything tennis icon Roger Federer eats and drinks for breakfast, lunch, and dinner Getty Images Roger Federer remains an elite competitor at the highest echelons of world tennis. But to stay on top of his game at 38 years old, he has to eat right. For Federer, that means cheese. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
01:17, 08/09/2019

This is everything tennis champion Rafa Nadal eats and drinks for breakfast, lunch, and dinner Getty Images Rafa Nadal, a clay court master, is struggling to assert his dominance this year. But the Spaniard is on the cusp of a first competition final since the beginning of the year. In order to be the best he can be, he has to eat right. And ...
22:00, 05/11/2019

Diamond District robbers tried to get away in a cab, sources say The armed robbers who stole an estimated $4 million in jewelry from a store in Manhattan’s Diamond District tried to get away in a taxi – but several cabbies refused to stop for them, law-enforcement sources said Tuesday. Detectives learn...
22:51, 08/27/2019

Why Teachers In This UP District Take Selfies Before Class Flooded with complaints about absent teachers in primary schools, officials in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district have introduced a new attendance rule. To mark their attendance, teachers will now......
22:51, 07/17/2019

Warren Buffett lunch commands record $3.5 million as charity auction nears homestretch The cost of a private lunch with Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, sat at a record $3,500,100 on Thursday afternoon, with a day to go in an annual charity auction....
23:51, 05/30/2019

Weight Loss: Try This High Protein And Fibre-Rich Lunch Recipe To Shed Belly Fat If you have been on a weight loss journey for a while or just started one, you must have come across various fad diets and suggestions as to how to lose weight fast....
14:34, 04/29/2019

Moonday Mornings: Justin Sun reportedly invited Donald Trump to Warren Buffett lunch Every Monday, we round up important cryptocurrency and blockchain news that you might’ve missed while you’ve been out socializing/spending time with your loved ones/inhaling macaroni and cheese while you binge-watch some Netflix bullshit. Here’s this...
16:00, 09/09/2019

Neo-Nazi Appointed District Mayor in Germany Stefan Jagsch, the deputy state leader of an extreme-right party, was appointed because no one else wanted the job. He’s also the only one who does email, said a member of the board....
11:00, 09/10/2019

New York City now has a Wu-Tang Clan District _____ (CNN) – The Wu-Tang Clan will live on forever in New York City’s streets. The city has designated a section of Staten Island, the borough otherwise known to Wu-Tang fans as Shaolin, as the Wu-Tang District to celebrate the legendary...
23:17, 05/05/2019

Poll: AOC disliked, distrusted, unwanted in her own NY district She’s a star on the national political stage, but Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is viewed skeptically back in her Queens and Bronx 14th Congressional District, according to a new door-to-door survey....
08:51, 06/18/2019

The Queens District Attorney Race Is a Mess The nail-biter of a race for Queens District Attorney has dragged out for over a week since last month’s New York primary. The big news coming out of the race was what looked like a win for Tiffany Cabán, a young, extremely progressive Latinx attorne...
09:51, 07/04/2019

Texas district to drug test students age 12 and up A school district in Texas will begin drug testing students as young as 12 years old who are interested in playing sports or other extracurriculars.        ...
20:00, 07/25/2019

Former JTED employee charged with stealing $12K from district PIMA COUNTY- A former employee of the Pima County Joint Technical Education District is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from students and parents. Tyler Jeffrey Buntrock reportedly stole $12,000 from Pima JTED. A district spokesperson said t...
08:34, 05/23/2019

Pastis NYC reopening is très bon for the Meatpacking District Break out les ballons, lovers of Keith McNally’s classic downtown bistro Pastis — its long-awaited, just-opened second coming is better-looking, more comfy and less chaotic than the original a few blocks away. French favorites cost barely peanuts mor...
03:34, 06/12/2019

NYPD has identified 2 possible Diamond District thieves Two of the three bandits wanted for pulling off a brazen $4 million jewelry heist in Manhattan’s Diamond District are known to the NYPD — and investigators believe they’ve ID’ed them through facial recognition technology, police sources t...
17:51, 08/29/2019

When the Safety Net Pays for Itself A new study finds government programs for adults often lead to more government spending, but programs for low-income children return taxpayer dollars over time....
17:00, 07/22/2019

College Still Pays Off, but Not for Everyone Investing in a college degree still pays off for most students in the form of higher salaries and wealth. But for a growing number of students, it’s no longer a guaranteed path to prosperity....
03:00, 08/10/2019

Opposition seeks redo of Istanbul district votes won by AKP ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s opposition is appealing to the country’s top electoral body for an annulment of local election results in Istanbul’s 39 districts after the authority annulled its victory in the city’s mayoral ra...
13:17, 05/08/2019

Amsterdam: Male sex workers occupy red light district Traditionally home to female and transgender prostitutes, activists hope the neighborhood's famous windows can be opened up to all sex workers. The equality campaign is part of Amsterdam's Gay Pride festival....
06:17, 08/04/2019

Anthony Weiner complained about sex offenders in district before scandal Here’s another thing that gets a rise out of Anthony Weiner: other perverts. Long before the former Queens congressman earned himself a rap sheet for trading X-rated messages with a 15-year-old girl, he was getting hot and bothered about sex offender...
05:00, 05/28/2019

The Latest: District being sued over Trump pics ‘confident’ WALL, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit over pro-Trump photos in a school yearbook (all times local): 2 p.m. The leader of a New Jersey school district being sued for suspending a yearbook adviser over altered pro-Trump photos says she is confident...
20:34, 05/07/2019

Quarter of district's Hispanic students were absent the day after ICE raid More than 25% of a Mississippi school district's Hispanic or Latino student population missed classes a day after immigration authorities rounded up hundreds of undocumented workers at food processing plants in the state, a school superintendent said...
22:34, 08/09/2019

Morgenthau, iconic ex-Manhattan district attorney, has died Former Manhattan District Attorney Robert M. Morgenthau, who spent more than three decades jailing criminals from mob kingpins and drug-dealing killers to a tax-dodging Harvard dean, has died...
13:51, 07/27/2019

Yemeni officials say troops retake key district from rebels Yemeni security officials say forces loyal to the internationally recognized government have recaptured a key district in the southern Dhale province....
11:51, 05/18/2019

Baseball, Softball District Final Scores and Highlights Highlights to be posted after LEX 18 News at 11. Baseball 43rd District Championship Tates Creek 7, Lafayette 5 The win was captured in the bottom of the 6th inning, when Tates Creek Senior Colin Burgess hit a grand slam after the team was trailing ...
05:17, 05/23/2019

District investigates California teachers in photo of noose PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California school district has placed four teachers on administrative leave after a photo surfaced showing the group smiling as one held a small noose in a classroom. Palmdale School District Superintendent Raul Mal...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Marriott sued by District of Columbia over resort fees The District of Columbia sued Marriott International Inc on Tuesday, claiming that mandatory resort fees at its hotels are illegal and deceptive, the attorney general's office said....
00:34, 07/10/2019

Georgia district attorneys refuse to enforce new abortion law A number of district attorneys in counties around Atlanta said they will not prosecute women for getting an abortion under Georgia’s recently passed restrictive “heartbeat” abortion law​, according to a report on Monday. The Georgia...
19:51, 05/20/2019

Churchgoer robbed at knife-point in Financial District A churchgoer was robbed at knife-point of her purse in the middle of the day in the Financial District, police said Tuesday. The 39-year-old woman walked into Our Lady of Victory Church on Williams Street just after 12:30 p.m. Friday when she felt a ...
22:17, 06/04/2019

District attorney says Meek Mill should get new trial, judge PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The district attorney of Philadelphia is calling for a new trial for rapper Meek Mill before a new judge. The brief submitted Wednesday by District Attorney Larry Krasner says former Judge Genece Brinkley’s court “abus...
21:51, 05/22/2019

Amsterdam mayor considers closing red-light district City’s first female mayor aims to tackle human trafficking, fraud and money launderingAmsterdam’s first female mayor is considering closing down the city’s famous red-light district due to the conditions endured by the sex workers behind its windows....
14:17, 07/04/2019

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown dead at 86 Queens District Attorney Richard Brown has died, his office said Saturday. He was 86. He was at a health facility in Redding, Conn., surrounded by his wife, two daughters, his son and two granddaughters, one of whom is a cadet at West Point. Brown ha...
19:17, 05/04/2019

It's so hot that teachers are pleading for fan donations in Baltimore. The district is against it Baltimore's teacher union is calling for fans to be donated to schools amid heatwave, but the district says electrical infrastructure can't handle it.        ...
07:19, 08/15/2019

Another Diamond District jewelry shop was robbed: cops A man swiped a diamond watch worth $43,000 from a Midtown jewelry store Thursday, police said. The thief was browsing at the jewelry shop Flawless on West 47th Street near Sixth Avenue at about 1 p.m. when the heist occurred, officials said. “A guy c...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Seven U.S. states, District of Columbia sue to block SEC rule change Seven U.S. states and the District of Columbia on Monday sued to block rules adopted by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that would allow brokers to recommend products that benefit them as long as they disclose the conflict....
06:00, 09/10/2019

Walking tours in Amsterdam's Red Light District in jeopardy Tours of Amsterdam's Red Light District are scheduled to end in 2020. But the Prostitution Information Center says that's a bad idea and is fighting the ban....
13:34, 06/01/2019

NCP Announces 5 Candidates For Beed District For Maharashtra Elections The exodus of senior leaders from the party seems to have pushed Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party or NCP to announce candidates early to give them more time to prepare for the upcoming......
14:02, 09/18/2019

Jewish district inspires Tom Stoppard in 'personal' new play Playwright will return to West End with Leopoldstadt, based in old Jewish quarter of Vienna Tom Stoppard, whose four Jewish grandparents and much of his family from his parents’ generation died in Nazi concentration camps, is returning to the West En...
07:51, 06/26/2019

The No. 1 job in America pays over $108,000 a year As unemployment falls to a 49-year low in April, there’s probably never been a better time since the Great Recession to brush up on your skills — and look for another job. Companies are always keen to use intel to improve efficiency and learn more ab...
23:51, 05/06/2019

'Clearly a racist act': After biracial boy dragged by school bus, school settles lawsuit The teen's mother sued the school district in May, alleging a bus driver intentionally closed the door on her 13-year-old biracial son's backpack.        ...
00:34, 07/20/2019

Chicago School Professor Fights ‘Chicago School’ Beliefs That Abet Big Tech The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That’s starting to change....
03:34, 09/16/2019

19 states, District of Columbia, sue Trump administration over migrant detention Attorneys general for 19 states and the District of Columbia sued President Donald Trump's administration on Monday to block a sweeping new rule to indefinitely detain migrant families seeking to settle in the United States....
04:17, 08/27/2019

The moment armed thieves strike in Diamond District heist Dramatic new video of the brazen midday holdup of a jewelry store in Midtown’s Diamond District reveals the moment an armed trio takes workers hostage. The nearly half-minute of additional surveillance footage of the heist — released by c...
06:17, 08/27/2019

Drexel Heights Fire District receives $400K grant TUCSON – Drexel Heights Fire District is using new equipment thanks to a Federal Emergency Management Agency. The fire district received $400,000 from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant allowed them to purchase ten new cardiac monitors. The c...
03:34, 05/15/2019

Amsterdam's first woman mayor plans to overhaul red-light district Amsterdam's first female mayor launched plans on Wednesday to overhaul the city's red-light district and its window displays, in a bid to protect sex workers from gawking tourists....
19:00, 07/03/2019

How a dapper crook and his pals pulled off a $4M Diamond District heist Dramatic video released by the NYPD on Monday shows the moment a dapper robber pulled out a pistol during a $4 million heist in a Diamond District jewelry store that’s a favorite of rappers — and gang members, police sources said. The bandit, clad in...
06:17, 08/27/2019

Shake Shack opening sprawling restaurant in theater district The theater district is getting a Shake Shack. The hamburger and crinkly fries outfit will open on the West 53rd Street side of 1700 Broadway at the northwest corner of Seventh Avenue. The space is down the block and across Broadway from Stephen Colb...
08:00, 08/14/2019

Dozens Killed as Taliban Bombs in 4 Humvees Rip Through Afghan District Insurgents rammed the vehicles full of explosives into a compound that the government had moved once after militant fighters took over its original location....
16:51, 06/30/2019

Bankura District Magistrate Removed After BJP-Trinamool Congress Clashes The Election Commission today ordered the removal of Bankura District Magistrate Uma Shankar, following clashes between Trinamool Congress and BJP workers in the West Bengal constituency during the......
22:51, 05/12/2019

Hong Kong protesters occupy major shopping district A large group of protesters has taken over a major street in a Hong Kong shopping district, setting up barricades to block off the area and defend it against police...
12:51, 07/28/2019

Two Killed As Heavy Rains Continue To Lash Nashik District Two persons, including a teenage girl, were killed in rain-related incidents in Maharashtra's Nashik district which was lashed by heavy showers for the fourth consecutive day Friday, disrupting normal......
10:51, 06/28/2019

Report On PM's Barmer Speech Sent To Poll Body: District Authorities The district polls authorities in Rajasthan's Barmer on Monday said a factual report has been submitted to the Election Commission following allegations by the Congress that Prime Minister Narendra......
12:00, 04/29/2019

German district president found dead with gunshot wound Walter Lübcke was discovered in his garden with a gunshot wound to his head, according to a local media report. Police said there was no indication of suicide and that they were looking for a perpetrator....
18:17, 06/03/2019

Armed men tied up employees in ‘massive’ Diamond District heist The Wild West came to Midtown on Sunday when at least three armed bandits — one of whom wore what witnesses described as a cowboy hat — bound workers in a massive jewelry-store heist, according to police. The crooks coolly posed as customers at Avian...
03:51, 08/26/2019

Hong Kong protesters move to luxury shopping district Demonstrators in Hong Kong have moved en masse to a luxury shopping district after riot police used tear gas to clear out an area they were previously occupying, as the 2-month-old protest movement showed no signs of easing...
15:51, 08/04/2019

97 Dead In Bihar Floods, Sitamarhi District Worst-Hit With 27 Deaths Five more people have died in the Bihar floods, pushing the number of dead up to 97 on Saturday, as over 69 lakh people were affected in 12 districts, the state's disaster management department said....
04:34, 07/21/2019

Amsterdam sex workers lukewarm about plans to reform Red Light District Mayor Femke Halsema is seeking to place new restrictions on the neighborhood to combat the excesses of mass tourism. The women of De Wallen, however, are concerned about their livelihood and their safety....
23:34, 07/04/2019

In North Carolina Do-Over Vote, a Reliable Republican District Is Up for Grabs The election in the Ninth Congressional District on Tuesday will in many ways be the first test of the political terrain heading into 2020, and of the two parties’ dueling strategies....
08:34, 09/09/2019

9 killed in mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio entertainment district AP Photo/John Minchillo Early Sunday police responded to another mass shooting in Ohio less than 24 hours after a massacre in El Paso that killed 20. Local media site WHIO reported the shooting occurred near Ned Peppers Bar on East Fifth Street in D...
23:51, 08/04/2019

Trump, Republicans try to keep grip on North Carolina congressional district One of the most expensive special elections for the U.S. Congress takes place on Tuesday in North Carolina, with both major parties watching to see whether President Donald Trump's Republican Party can keep its grip on a long-held seat....
15:34, 09/10/2019

Maharashtra Minister Stops For Selfie During Tour Of Flood-Hit District Maharashtra water resources minister Girish Mahajan's tour of flood-devastated Sangli district has landed the BJP MLA in an embarrassing position, after a video released by news agency ANI showed him......
14:17, 08/09/2019

North Carolina’s 9th District Is Holding a Special Election. Here’s What to Watch. Voters in a Republican-leaning congressional district will choose on Tuesday between Dan McCready, the Democratic candidate, and Dan Bishop, the G.O.P. candidate....
16:17, 09/10/2019

GOP strategist calls Elijah Cummings’ district ‘most dangerous’ in America GOP strategist Kimberly Klacik on Saturday accused Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., of hypocrisy for his apparent concern for conditions the U.S.-Mexico border while seeming to neglect his own district....
15:17, 07/28/2019

Hong Kong shopping district shrouded in tear gas, demonstations Police in Hong Kong fire tear gas at pro-democracy protesters in the Tsim Sha Tsui district - famous destination for tourists and shoppers, after protesters defied orders to cancel a rally, blocked intersections and surrounded police stations across ...
03:34, 08/11/2019

Amsterdam’s first female mayor plans to revamp red-light district In what would be the most radical revamp of the sex trade there since the Dutch legalized prostitution nearly two decades ago, Femke Halsema suggested stopping the practice of sex workers standing on display in window-fronted rooms entirely....
01:00, 07/04/2019

Employees tied up in ‘massive’ New York Diamond District heist The Wild West came to Midtown on Sunday when at least three armed bandits — one of whom wore what witnesses described as a cowboy hat — bound workers in a massive jewelry-store heist, according to police....
09:51, 08/26/2019

Terrorist Killed In Encounter In Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam District A terrorist has been shot dead by security forces in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. The operation is taking place at Chadoora area....
07:00, 06/30/2019

District Attorney: Missing Pennsylvania 2-year-old found dead Police found the body of missing 2-year-old Nalani Johnson in an Indiana County park, days after police charged Sharena Nancy with her disappearance....
20:00, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Marriott sued by District of Columbia over resort fees The District of Columbia sued Marriott International Inc on Tuesday, claiming that mandatory resort fees at its hotels are illegal and deceptive, the attorney general's office said....
22:00, 07/09/2019

Former Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau dies aged 99 Morgenthau spent more than 30 years jailing criminals, from mob kingpins and drug-dealing killers to a tax-dodging Harvard deanFormer Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau, who spent more than three decades jailing criminals from mob kingpins...
16:00, 07/22/2019

For Spain, Investment Pays Off at the World Cup Dozens of countries have embraced women’s soccer in recent years. Few have done so quite as completely as Spain, which faces the United States on Monday....
00:17, 06/24/2019

That ETF That Pays You to Invest Is Probably Not a Good Idea You’ve heard of no-fee ETFs. But what about an ETF that pays you to invest in it? Sounds too good to be true, right? But it’s exactly what Salt Financial introduced last week....
20:34, 05/21/2019

Market Pullback Pays Off for VIX Wagers Traders betting on a spike in Wall Street’s fear gauge were the big winners from Tuesday’s market turmoil after the Cboe Volatility index rose nearly 34%....
01:00, 05/09/2019

Colorado to cap insulin co-pays at $100 a month Colorado Gov. Jared Polis reportedly signed a bill last week that caps insulin co-payments at $100 per month. The legislation is a win for diabetes sufferers as the price of insulin keeps rising. The price tripled between 2002 and 2013, according to ...
14:00, 05/26/2019

Who Pays the Trump Tariffs? We Do, These Americans Say Escalating tariffs between the U.S. and China have fueled a debate over who is actually paying—but the answer isn’t straightforward because the person paying the tariff doesn’t necessarily bear its burden....
19:34, 05/15/2019

Colorado is the first state to cap co-pays for insulin Colorado enacts new law to make insulin co-pays more affordable for people who suffer from diabetes. The move comes among soaring costs.        ...
22:51, 05/25/2019

Amsterdam’s Mayor Proposes Changes to City’s Red Light District to End Window Displays (THE HAGUE, Netherlands) — The windows where scantily clad sex workers stand to attract customers in Amsterdam could be closing for good. The city’s mayor proposed fundamental changes Wednesday to the network of narrow alleys and canal si...
19:00, 07/03/2019

Northwest Fire District trains with EMILY for swift water rescues TUCSON – Monsoon storms are not over yet and that’s why the Northwest Fire District continues to train for swift water rescues. This time with the use of “EMILY,” The Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard. It uses drone-like...
15:51, 08/17/2019

DRDO Drone 'Rustom-2' Crashes In Farm In Karnataka's Chitradurga District An unmanned aerial vehicle or UAV belonging to the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) crashed during a trial in an agriculture field in Karnataka's Chitradurga district on Tuesday....
08:34, 09/17/2019

How Wild Electoral Fraud in North Carolina’s Ninth District Was Uncovered A North Carolina special election set for Tuesday will allow the ninth district to finally choose a representative after the 2018 election was tainted by fraud....
04:51, 09/07/2019

Toxic Water Plagues This Uttar Pradesh District, But It's No Poll Issue It's been two decades and four Lok Sabha elections, but 50-year-old Sumariya Devi is yet to see politicians showing any interest in eradicating the curse of fluorosis that plagues her village in East......
20:51, 05/14/2019

AOC reshapes Democratic Party from 'safe district,' Peggy Noonan writes Peggy Noonan, the Wall Street Journal columnist, penned a column published Thursday that examined Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's influence and effort to shape the Democratic Party -- and call out moderates-- from a "completely safe district."...
08:17, 07/12/2019

Democrat in Competitive California District Joins Call for Impeachment Inquiry Representative Katie Porter is one of the first to endorse impeachment proceedings among House Democrats who are expected to face tough re-election campaigns....
02:34, 06/18/2019

Creep busted for attacking, trying to rape elderly woman in the Financial District Police arrested a man Sunday night for allegedly trying to rape an elderly woman after brutally attacking her in lower Manhattan earlier this month. Clarence Bradley, 23, was busted on charges of attempted rape, robbery and public lewdness for approa...
09:17, 07/15/2019

Nodal Officers At District Level For Women Safety, Says Yogi Adityanath Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said that nodal officers will now be appointed at the district level to ensure the safety of the women....
01:34, 09/08/2019

Cops identify man suspected of trying to rape elderly woman in Financial District Police have identified the man wanted for trying to rape an elderly woman in Manhattan earlier this month. Clarence Bradley, 23, allegedly approached the 73-year-old while she was walking on Greenwich Street near Morris Street in the Financial Distri...
07:51, 07/14/2019

Virginia to use new Democrat-friendly district map after SCOTUS ruling in gerrymandering case The Virginia House of Delegates will have to adopt redrawn legislative districts after the Supreme Court shot down their challenge of a lower court ruling claiming the old map was illegally drawn according to race....
21:34, 06/17/2019

In Recaptured Afghan District, Shattered Forces Show Hints of a Rebound Afghan forces recaptured the district of Khwaja Umari, which fell last year to the Taliban. It is a sign that younger leaders are making gains against the militants....
23:00, 06/22/2019

Citigroup, Deutsche Bank leaving vast Financial District spaces Citigroup plans to leave 111 Wall St. entirely by the end of the year — an impending 900,000-square-foot vacancy that will leave FiDi with two huge empty office towers to fill. A bank representative told The Post, “We will exit 111 Wall St. by the ti...
07:00, 06/18/2019

Antonio Brown allegations not being investigated, Pennsylvania district attorney clarifies Sexual assault allegations made against New England Patriots star Antonio Brown are not being investigated, a Pennsylvania district attorney’s office clarified Wednesday -- a day after the bombshell lawsuit against the mercurial wide receiver emerged...
15:51, 09/12/2019

Voters in Pennsylvania’s 12th District head to the polls in special election Republican state Rep. Fred Keller is favored to best Penn State professor Marc Friedenberg (D) in the heavily Republican district, to which President Trump paid a visit Monday night....
18:00, 05/21/2019

German district president found dead with gunshot wound — report Walter Lübcke was discovered in his garden with a gunshot wound in his head, according to a local media report. Police reportedly found no weapon at the scene....
06:51, 06/03/2019

NY District attorneys protest lack of funding for criminal justice reform The head of the District Attorneys Association of New York slammed Gov. Cuomo and the Legislature for leaving prosecutors in the lurch — saying they approved an overhaul of criminal justice laws without providing adequate funding. Albany approv...
02:00, 07/09/2019

Number Of Deaths In Assam Floods Reaches 81, Water Re-Enters One District The number of deaths in the Assam floods touched 81 on Saturday with the death of one more person in Barpeta district, as water re-entered Sonitpur district bordering Arunachal Pradesh, an official......
20:17, 07/27/2019

President Trump Attacks a Majority-Black District in Maryland and Its Representative WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Saturday denigrated a majority-black district represented by a congressional nemesis as a “disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess,” broadening a campaign against prominent critics of his admi...
23:51, 07/27/2019

In a Trump district, a freshman House Democrat works on repeating his success Rep. Antonio Delgado is intent on ‘being everywhere’ in his sprawling New York district, one of 14 that flipped from Obama to Trump and is crucial to Democrats keeping the majority in 2020....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Public gatherings banned in Kasese District in Uganda after Ebola outbreak Uganda has banned public gatherings in Kasese District, a part of the country where an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus has been confirmed, Emmanuel Ainebyona, a health ministry spokesman, told Reuters....
16:00, 06/13/2019

NYPD makes show of force in Diamond District days after $4M heist The NYPD made a massive show of force in Manhattan’s Diamond District on Tuesday afternoon – infuriating a business owner who wondered where the cops were when his store was robbed of an estimated $4 million worth of jewelry two days earl...
22:51, 08/27/2019