A student effort to come up with a special menu for Black History Month backfired at Carondelet High School in Concord.
There's no longer an excuse for not fitting in a short exercise class, no matter what time, or where in the world you happen to be. Online fitness companies are offering every kind of class whenever we want it. (Jan. 6)
People celebrating the new year in New York's Times Square mostly said they were wishing for world peace. Others had more personal concerns and some seemed to be most concerned with enjoying the moment. (Jan. 1)
The endangered foxes of California's Catalina Island have been brought back from the brink of extinction by an intensive vaccination and monitoring program. (Dec. 26)
A South Pole Santa known as 'Pancho Claus' has become a fixture in Texas cities, bringing a Feliz Navidad to low-income families and at-risk kids. In Houston, it's Richard Reyes who dons the red suit and fedora to spread holiday cheer. (Dec...
Claire Davis, 17, died Saturday afternoon, her family said. She was shot at point-blank range on December 13 while sitting with a friend at Arapahoe High School in suburban Denver. (Dec. 22)
The school district in rural Wenatchee, Washington has created a program that uses mariachi music to connect with children of farmworkers and give them exposure to college campuses. (Dec. 20)
Dozens of students' parents in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca got into violent clashes on Thursday with teachers from the National Education Workers Coordinating Committee, the smaller of the country's two main teachers unions. (Dec...
A marine facility in the Florida Keys is offering college students a unique opportunity to help aging animals. The 36-week program is the only one in the U.S. that teaches hands-on training and care of marine mammals. (Dec. 18)
Here's the latest news for Monday, December 16th: Judge deals NSA defeat on bulk phone collection; Harvard buildings evacuated because of report about explosives; Mega Millions jackpot climbs; Harry Styles wins court order against paparazzi...