Major blaze ravages Glasgow School of Art’s Mackintosh building (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Firefighters are battling a massive blaze that has engulfed the famous Glasgow School of Art Mackintosh building, which had been undergoing a multi-million restoration project following a devastating fire in 2014. “There is a fire at the Mackintosh Building. The fire brigade are currently on scene,” posted the Glasgow School of Art’s Twitter account.  Authorities […]

Why Nigerian-Americans Strive So Hard at School

Late last year, the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York opened an exhibit that, at first, seemed legitimately African. To Wander Determined featured portraits of two aristocratic families: the UmuEze Amara, one of the oldest noble clans of Nigeria, and the Obafemi, a minor house of traders and ambassadors. A placard explained: “ […]

Half of Afghan children miss out on school due to fighting, poverty & discrimination – UNICEF

Almost four million kids in Afghanistan are unable to attend school classes because of security and poverty issues, as well as discrimination against girls in the country, a new report by the UN agency for children reveals. Some 3.7 million children aged between seven and 17 are deprived of their right to education in Afghanistan, […]

WATCH: Shocking moment two yachts COLLIDE during high school prom

The viral video was captured last week during a New Jersey high school prom. While docked in Hoboken, a chain reaction in the water ended up pushing the larger boat into the smaller one. In the video, the large boat is full of people on the very top deck. Suddenly, it pushes into the smaller […]

‘Beyond insane and sick’: Parkland parents lash out at school shooting simulator

Parents of students murdered in February at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, have lashed out at a new video game that lets gamers play the role of a school shooter, stalking through classrooms to rack up kills. “Active Shooter” is billed as a “SWAT simulator’, and will be released on Steam, an online […]

Student and teacher injured, suspect in custody after shooting at middle school in Noblesville, Indiana, police say

The Indianapolis Star/Robert Scheer via Associated Press A student is in custody after a shooting at a middle school in Noblesville, Indiana. One student and one teacher were taken to nearby hospitals with gunshot wounds, though their conditions remain unclear. A teacher “swatted” the gun out of the shooter’s hand when he entered a classroom, […]

Shots fired: Teacher & teen injured at Indiana middle school (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

An Indiana middle school went into lockdown on Friday after a student opened fire, injuring a teacher and a fellow pupil. Noblesville Police Department has confirmed that a teacher and child suffered gunshot wounds during an active shooter situation at West Middle School, near Morse Reservoir. The duo were taken to Noblesville Methodist Hospital, where […]