Tag: school

40 years to ex-Christian radio host for child porn

    GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. — A former Christian radio host in Grand Rapids has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison for sexual exploitation and child pornography. Grand Rapids federal Judge Robert Holmes Bell says John Balyo’s acts were “repulsive.” He’s a former morning host at WCSG, a popular Christian station heard throughout […]

Teacher tried to stop Washington state shooting

TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school. First-year social studies teacher Megan Silberberger intervened in the attack Friday at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, teachers union president Randy Davis said. […]

Does the Constitution Still Matter? Americans right and left tend to give up on the Constitution whenever it gets in the way of policies they like.

 Does the Constitution still matter? When it was written, Ben Franklin said the Founders gave us a republic, “if you can keep it.” Few people thought the republic would last another 227 years, but it has. The Constitution’s limits on government power helped create the most free and prosperous country on earth. But now, some […]

Delay in Dallas Ebola Cleanup as Workers Balk at Task

Delay in Dallas Ebola Cleanup as Workers Balk at Task The Sam Tasby Middle School in Dallas, attended by one of the children exposed to Thomas E. Duncan, the Ebola patient. The school has been thoroughly cleaned. By KEVIN SACK and MARC SANTORA OCTOBER 2, 2014 DALLAS — More than a week after a Liberian […]

Texas Ebola patient made contact with school-aged children after hospital sent him home — two days before they quarantined him

Texas Ebola patient made contact with school-aged children after hospital sent him home — two days before they quarantined him MEG WAGNER Today, 11:30 AM Health officials are monitoring a possible second Ebola patient a day after a man at Dallas’ Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital was diagnosed with the virus. America’s first Ebola patient was […]