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PG & E Blackout brings closed schools, closed shops and spoiled food

SANTA ROSA, California – Thaddeus Palmese runs a restaurant and is scheduled to celebrate three weddings this weekend. From Thursday afternoon he had no power. 46-year-old Palmese was one of more than 2 million people in California struggling with PG & E's unprecedented decision to cut off power supplies in much of the state's forest fires. The blackouts in the …

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Illinois to offer Cardinals license plate to aid schools | Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White says on Illinois license plate featuring the St. Louis Cardinals wants to be in support of public schools. The plates with the Cardinals "Birds on Bat" logo wants to be available for purchase after Labor Day. Fans want to be able to order random number, personalized or vanity plates. White …

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With growing Chinese control, some US schools drop Confucius Institutes: NPR

In this photo from 2011, then-Chinese President Hu Jintao visits the Confucius Institute at Walter Payton College Preparatory High School in Chicago. China has founded more than 100 Confucius Institutes at US schools offering language and cultural programs. However, at least 13 universities have discontinued the program due to a law raising concerns about Chinese espionage. Chris Walker / AP …

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Chinese Muslims: In the schools in Xinjiang, children have been separated from families

Media playback is not supported on your device. Media Title John Sudworth of the BBC meets Uyghur parents in Turkey who say their children are missing in China. China purposely separates Muslim children from their families, their beliefs, and While hundreds of thousands of adults are imprisoned in huge camps, according to the latest findings, a fast-paced campaign to build …

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Which schools could end up in the NCAA Crosshair?

The NCAA took the unusual step on Thursday to provide insights into the infraction process, in a flood of cases related to the federal basketball investigation. In particular, the NCAA said in a statement: "At least six Division I basketball programs will be informed by the NCAA of the allegations in the coming months. The statement confirmed the comments of …

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Floods in Houston: Heavy rainfall overnight in local schools

A downpour kept buses and parents away from the streets in Cleveland, Texas, forcing Southside Elementary to leave students inside, said Susan Ardvell, a spokeswoman for Cleveland's school district, told CNN. "In Cleveland we have many lying areas," said Ard. "We can not drive buses." More than 100 Faculty members and staff stayed at the school to sleep in shifts …

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Colorado schools are reopening as the FBI investigates the teen suspect's past

The death of a Florida-based teenager allegedly obsessed with the Columbine shooting and planning to launch their own attack in Colorado did not end the investigation into the 18-year-old. The young woman acted alone and the Denver schools were ready to reopen their doors. The body of Sol Pais was discovered in the mountains outside Denver with a self-injured gunshot …

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Denver schools close when the FBI hunts a "Columbine-obsessed" woman

Image Caption Getty Images Caption Jefferson County's schools were closed to a threat in December Schools throughout Denver, Colorado, are closed on Wednesday as authorities search for an "extremely dangerous" woman. 18-year-old Sol Pais is reportedly obsessed by the massacre of Columbine High School in 1999, in which two teenagers were murdered, 12 students and one teacher. The 20th anniversary …

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Deer Park Fire: Schools shut down as firefighters fight in chemical storage facility

All employees of International Terminal Company are billed and no injuries were reported, the company said. The authorities reopened Highway 225 early Monday and lifted a restraining order for the residents of Deer Park, the city's Office of Emergency Management said. Previously, the residents had been told to stay indoors with the windows closed, and turn off the central cooling …

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Ocasio-Cortez burns public schools in NYC at Queens Town Hall

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recalled how her public school teachers believed she needed "education" because she grew up at home speaking Spanish. The new lawmaker who spoke to Heights People for Public Schools on Saturday in a Jackson-organized city hall said, "As a kid, I first spoke Spanish. … and I went to a school where nobody looked like me. I …

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