Education

Shanahan tells Naval Academy graduates to change status quo

May 24, 2019

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan says the new graduates of the U.S. Naval Academy should change the status quo and "set the standard on preventing sexual harassment and assault" among ranks

Texas 8th-grader wins National Geographic contest

May 23, 2019

Nihar Janga, an eighth-grader from Austin, Texas, with an already impressive array of awards, has taken top honors in the 31st annual National Geographic GeoBee, an elite test of geographic knowledge

Bolton: Coast Guard to help reassert US leadership in Arctic

May 22, 2019

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton has told 240 new Coast Guard Academy graduates they will help lead the way in "reasserting American leadership in the Arctic"

The Latest: Philadelphia mayor fends off 2 in primary

May 22, 2019

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney is poised to keep his job after fending off two challengers in the city's Democratic primary

Oregon hunts for bodies at ex-asylum seen in 'Cuckoo's Nest'

May 21, 2019

Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on a campus of the former psychiatric hospital where the movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" was filmed

Virginia gov's yearbook: Probe of racist photo completed

May 21, 2019

Investigation completed into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam when he was a student decades ago; findings to be released Wednesday

Senate GOP leader would raise age for buying tobacco to 21

May 20, 2019

The Senate's top Republican is introducing legislation to raise the minimum age for purchasing tobacco from 18 to 21

Vaccine rates rise on long-wary 'hippie' island near Seattle

May 20, 2019

An idyllic island near Seattle known for its counterculture lifestyle and low immunization rates is seeing an increase in the number of children vaccinated for measles and other diseases

Temple memorial to Florida shooting victims is set ablaze

May 20, 2019

A temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting is burned to the ground in a symbolic gesture of healing

Oprah gives $500,000 to high school after-school program

May 19, 2019

Oprah Winfrey announced she's giving $500,000 to an initiative at a New Jersey high school that's aimed at keeping kids off the streets

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