How Fire Chiefs and Traffic Engineers Make Places Less Safe
Of all the urbanism specialists with tunnel vision, fire chiefs, fire marshals, and traffic engineers are probably the most dangerous.
Amid controversy, Sioux City school district parts ways with top budget chief
SIOUX CITY | Severing ties with its top budget chief under a cloud of controversy, the Sioux City School Board approved a deal Monday that ends John Chalstrom’s employment. Read more: Amid controve…
Easter Egg Tips, Tricks, and Ideas With Parents’ Editor-in-Chief Liz Vaccariello
Hosting family, friends, and children for an Easter egg hunt or Easter brunch should be a snap. You throw deviled eggs on the table, dye some eggs with a pre-packaged kit, hide some chocolate-filled plastic eggs around the yard, and call it a day.
How To Prove a Parent is Unfit In Tennessee
While the determination of an unfit parent varies from state to state, read this post to learn how you prove a parent is unfit in Tennessee.
COPA chief wants to eliminate 24-hour wait before cops involved in shootings make statement
Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham wants a 72-hour waiting period before officers are required to give their statements.
How Islamic Are Islamic Terrorists?
According to experts, the fundamentalist jihadists who carry out murderous attacks are Muslims whose beliefs are rooted partly in longsta...
John Krasinski Wishes More Parents Were Honest About How Hard It Is
Does What Happened to This Journalist at the US-Canada Border Herald a Darker Trend?
The recent abusive border search of a Canadian photojournalist should serve as a warning to everyone concerned about press freedom these days. Ed Ou is a renowned photographer and TED senior fellow who has traveled to the United States many times to do work for The New York Times, Time magazine, and other media outlets. Last month, Ed was traveling from Canada to the U.S. to report on the protests against the Dakota Access pipeline in Standing Rock, North Dakota, when he was…
Is my kid vaping? If so, what? And how do I help them quit? Here are tips for worried parents
If you find your teen is vaping, what should you do? Here are tips and FAQs about vaping, THC and how to help your child stop
An Idiot’s Guide to Islam in America
A memo to the president-elect about the people he fears.
Why the resurgence of beheading in Islam?
How To Divorce Like A Grown-Up (And Co-Parent Like One, Too)
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New York City Parent: How “Reformers” Rig the Game So They Always Win
One of the regular commenters on the blog signs in as NYC Public School Parent. She wrote the following: The ed reformers have set up a game with rules in which they always win. If 100% of students…
What is 'Islamic State'?
Islamic State (IS) is a radical Sunni Islamist militant group that has seized large swathes of territory in eastern Syria and across northern and western Iraq.
A Shocking Number of Parents Don't Tip Their Babysitters (Even a Little!)
The average hourly rate is steeper than you might think.
Former Clanton police chief sentenced to 10 years
By J.R. Tidwell / Editor Former Clanton Police Chief Brian Stilwell was sentenced Aug. 28 to 10 years in prison for his conviction of an ethics violation and fraudulent use of a credit card. According to a press release by the office of Attorney General Steve Marshall, “Circuit Judge Ben Fuller ordered the prison sentence …
Clinton explains why she won't say 'radical Islam'
Hillary Clinton explained on Sunday that she won't use the term radical Islam because it sounds like we are declaring war against a religion. It doesn't do justice to the vast number of Muslims in our country and around the world who are peaceful people, Clinton said in an appearance on ABC's This Week.
What is the significance of Friday prayers in Islam?
Last Friday, Muslims were killed while praying at two mosques in New Zealand. For Muslims, Friday is the day of gathering, the most important prayer day of the week.
Marks & Spencer stores chief quits before starting
Marks & Spencer's newly appointed stores boss has turned his back on the role before his first day, Retail Week can reveal.