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Twin accused of killing his brother is laid to rest beside him

Wasel Ali was born first and buried first, six years ago in a cemetery outside Baltimore. His identical twin Wael was born second and buried...

GED Test-Takers Rushing to Meet Dec. 31 Deadline

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans who passed part, but not all, of the GED test are rushing to finish the high school equivalency exam before...

Biology Teacher Fired After Students Shared Needles During Class Project

SPRING LAKE, N.C. –  A Harnett County teacher has been fired after school officials said she allowed biology students to prick themselves with lancing...

Health Insurance Website Stumbles on Launch

Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent   WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Last week, President Barack Obama said what many people who visited healthcare.gov to browse and buy affordable health...

Educators Advised to Remove Racial Bias from Disciplinary Procedures

ATLANTA — In order to end persistent racial disparities in school suspension rates, educational leaders must make a conscious effort to root out racial bias...