PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - A jury in New Jersey has awarded a black professor who claimed she was harassed and discriminated against because of her race and religion more than $2 million in punitive and compensatory damages.
BOSTON (AP) - When colleges pick their graduation speakers, many strive to put a celebrity behind the podium. It can bring prestige. It can bring publicity. And it can bring a steep bill.
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A northern Virginia school district says a high school teacher violated safety protocols during an open-flame chemistry lab demonstration that injured the teacher and five students last year.
PENN HILLS, Pa. (AP) - A state audit shows a school district's long-term debt has increased from $11 million to $167 million in five years, and criminal investigations are being urged, the state auditor general announced.
WEST ORANGE, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey school is so proud of two of its most famous alumni that it's taking their name.