President Barack Obama marked the 60-year anniversary of a landmark ruling that ordered the desegregation of US schools, citing a "long struggle to stamp out bigotry and racism."
More than half of Sikh children in US schools endure bullying with over two-thirds of turbaned Sikh children among its worst victims, according to a new national report.
Bitter cold and high winds surging down from the Arctic pushed wind chills to dangerous levels across the upper Midwest on Monday, forcing officials to close schools and warn drivers off roads, and slowing public transit and river traffic.
All schools in Monterey Park, a city beside Los Angeles, were evacuated on Thursday morning after police received an anonymous phone call threatening a shooting in an unknown campus.
US authorities are probing some 29 letters that have been packed with suspicious white powder.
Oprah Winfrey said on Monday she would give a total of $6 million to six educational organizations that help to turn around troubled U.S. schools.
Day in Pics: 21st October
Showbiz World - October 21, 2014
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