A teachers’ strike in the Millville Area School District means there’s no school today, or until further notice. The teachers have reportedly been working without a contract for more than 2 and a half years, and WNEP says the district and teachers couldn’t come to an agreement at a meeting last night. Apparently some sticking points are raises, an increase in healthcare costs, and professional development incentives.
Americans are becoming more pro-life because pro-lifers have more babies than pro-choicers, a new study finds. Looking at data from the General Social Survey from 1977 to 2010, Northwestern University sociologists J. Alex Kevern and Jeremy Freese found evidence that the higher fertility rates of those who are pro-life compared to those who are pro-choice contributed to Americans becoming, on average, more pro-life than they would have been if the fertility differential did not exist.
A truce in the Gaza Strip between Israel and Hamas collapsed Tuesday after the Palestinian militant group fired rockets at Israel, which retaliated by launching air strikes at terrorist targets.
Barcelona FC has just acquired the rights to Sao Paulo's right-back Douglas Pereira. The deal has already been agreed upon but Pereira won't be arriving in Barcelona until the 2015-16 season.
Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls was an expansion for Blizzard's Diablo 3 title and was released for the PC March 25 this year. A console port for the Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One was released August 19 and is titled Ultimate Evil Edition.
"19 Kids & Counting" star, and newlywed, Jill Duggar is pregnant with her first child, the reality star revealed.
Dear Islamic State of Iraq and ISIS. Our leadership felt bad about all of the tough press you've been getting lately and – given our talent for ruining Gaza while enjoying endless love from the media – we thought we'd share some pointers with you.
Sony has the Xperia phone line while LG has only released one of their best to date, the G3. How do the products of these two companies fare against each other?
"Game of Thrones" Season 4 is over, and now fans and viewers are now looking forward to Season 5, which will most likely be a year away. Season 5 will be based mostly on the contents of books four and five of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" series.
A man was charged in the fatal stabbing of his 1-year-old niece Tuesday. Arthur Hapgood of Waterbury, Connecticut is accused of viciously lacerating the young girl while he was babysitting her Monday night, and now authorities have set his bail at $2.5 million.
"Nashville," the American musical drama television series, will premiere its third season on Sept. 24 on ABC.
Michael Brown's funeral has been set for Monday, Aug. 25 in St. Louis, Missouri, his family's attorney announced; it will be a public funeral with national figures taking part in order to remind people why there are protests being held in Ferguson.
The terror group ISIS released a video Tuesday that seemingly shows the brutal beheading of American journalist James Foley, which included the group demanding President Barack Obama end military operations in Iraq. in Iraq.
While protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, fill the streets in the name of justice, local churches are filling pews in order to restore peace to a city divided by the fatal police shooting of an unarmed teenager.
Recently I spent some time watching Shark Week on television. Being fascinated with large predatory fish, I've watched many shark programs throughout the years. And I've reached one conclusion: the "liberal" response one is accustomed to when the topic of Islam and Islamists come up—that they are misunderstood, that we need to respect their ways and be tolerant, that it's our fault we get attacked—has become so embedded in the Western psyche that it now colors our understanding of the animal world as well.
I want to take advantage of the words of Rahm Emanuel when he said, "You never let a serious crisis go to waste," as we are enduring several crises here presently in the world today. It's like a buffet of blood, riots, and death leaving gluttonous journalists never hungry for negative content. However, rather than join in the glass is half empty crowd, I decided there has to be something good coming out of all the turmoil of today.
The adoption of a sliding scale of human dignity is a dangerous process. If those with Down syndrome are less worthy of life because of their diminished faculties, what about those suffering from Alzheimer's, or Parkinson's, or the regular deterioration that comes with aging? No one is safe. All become at increased risk of disposal as time exacts its toll.
One of the mysteries of biblical prayer is that the Lord is honored and pleased when His children persist in prayer and don't give up. And if you stop and think about it from heaven's perspective, it makes a lot of sense.
In the final episode of the latest season of "Real Housewives of Orange County," the women came back from an exotic vacation in Bali, but instead of being rested and rejuvenated, they brought back more issues, and the Housewives are more divided than ever.
On last Sunday's episode of "Real Housewives of New Jersey," Teresa and Rino Aprea threw a party at their restaurant, and everyone was invited, except for Jim and Amber. At the restaurant, Melissa was claiming that she no longer wants to be in the middle of the twins and Amber's conflict.