D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has selected a new deputy mayor for education.
The public opening of "Elephant Trails" at the Smithsonian's National Zoo Saturday marks a major expansion for the Asian elephant exhibit.
Accusations of racism, anti-Semitism fly in suburban NYC school board clash
Hugo Chavez supporters, protesters clash in march in Venezuela
Chicago teachers begin learning which schools the city plans to shutter under contentious plan
Baylor's Brittney Griner has become so much than just a girl who can dunk for defending champs
Seminole track stars Ronell Mance and Stephen Newbold suspended after early morning shooting
Parents of 6-year-old girl killed in Newtown school massacre victim met with gunman's father
Congress spares military's tuition assistance program from budget cuts
Dominion Resources' charitable foundation is offering $1.3 million in education grants.
The Allegany County Board of Education is asking for $500,000 for enhanced school security.
New report says US mining, energy industries face workforce shortage as Baby Boomers retire
A special committee recommends significant changes to Fairfax County Public Schools' "zero tolerance" discipline program.
Stephen King, wife pledge $3 million to help overhaul century-old library in Maine hometown
Alabama: Longtime athletic director Mal Moore stepping down amid health problems
University of Tulsa announces the hiring of Derrick Gragg as new athletic director
Former roommate of UCF plotter says they rarely interacted but he's surprised by what happened
Conn. offer of aid for gun maker pulled days after Newtown killings; company's sale an issue
Oxford University librarian 'sacked' for allowing students to film Harlem Shake in library
Education secretary Arne Duncan to speak about gun control at Loch Raven High School