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Teacher Fired After Telling Kids to Beat Up Another Student

Teacher Fired After Telling Kids to Beat Up Another Student

By Erika Watts April 14, 2014

A middle school teacher in St. Lucie County, Florida was fired just over a year after being accused of ordering a group of students to beat up another student. The attack was caught on a surveillance video, which shows the …

Kindergartner Praying Controversy Headed To Court? Kindergartner Praying Controversy Headed To Court?

The controversy surrounding whether or not an Carillon Elementary teacher stopped a five-year-old from praying is now the subject of a lawsuit. It’s a turn of events that isn’t too surprising given what’s at the heart of the matter. Marcos …

Kindergartner Praying In School Told To Stop Kindergartner Praying In School Told To Stop

Was a kindergartner told that she couldn’t pray at lunch? That’s what folks in Oviedo, Fla. are trying to figure out, after a 5-year-old by the name Gabriella Perez accused a staff member at Carillon Elementary School of stopping her …

Road Rage Video: Driver Gets Instant Karma Road Rage Video: Driver Gets Instant Karma

Road rage is an unfortunate part of driving anywhere these days; if you live in Lexington, Kentucky, for instance, you know all about the horrendous traffic that would make even the calmest person punch their mother in the throat out …

Hammerhead Sharks Make Appearances on YouTube Hammerhead Sharks Make Appearances on YouTube

Florida has been the location of two YouTube videos of students catching hammerhead sharks. Viktor Hluben of Florida Atlantic University posted a video of his live catch and release of one just last week. “It was extremely exciting, an adrenaline …

David Beckham Pitches Soccer Stadium for PortMiami David Beckham Pitches Soccer Stadium for PortMiami

Soccer superstar David Beckham will head to Tallahassee, Florida Tuesday, in an attempt to garner some state subsidies for his proposed soccer stadium to be built at PortMiami, the busiest cruise ship port in the world. Beckham also seeks to …

Florida Man Caught Having Sex With Starving Dog Florida Man Caught Having Sex With Starving Dog

Owning a dog is a big responsibility. You must be prepared to feed it and care for it. Some people take their dogs for granted, however, and end up starving them. One Florida man was caught doing all this and …

Mistaken Foreclosure Locks Up Paid-For Home Mistaken Foreclosure Locks Up Paid-For Home

Local Ten News in Coconut Creek, Florida reports that a couple recently came back to their “snowbird” home away from home to find themselves locked out, eviction-style. Mel and Harriet (last names withheld) found a lock box on their door, …

Mega Millions Jackpot To Be Split Between 2 Winners Mega Millions Jackpot To Be Split Between 2 Winners

It looks like the Mega Millions jackpot will not be rolling over anymore, as two lucky people were able to match all six numbers last night, making them the United State’s newest millionaires. The winning numbers were 11-19-24-33-51, and the …

Trayvon Martin's Death Encourages Gun Law Protest Trayvon Martin's Death Encourages Gun Law Protest

Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law is facing more protests and backlash than ever as the two year anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death passes. Trayvon’s mother, Sybrina Fulton, recently spoke with CBS about her views on this controversial law. “We don’t …

George Zimmerman Signs Autographs At Gun Show George Zimmerman Signs Autographs At Gun Show

A simple Google search of Zimmerman and it seems like no action of his ever goes unreported. Recent headlines include an announced but later cancelled boxing match with rapper DMX to assaulting his pregnant girlfriend. In case you’ve forgotten, George …

Wichita State Basketball Improves To 34-0, Wins MVC Wichita State Basketball Improves To 34-0, Wins MVC

It probably was not something that anyone had expected entering the 2013-2014 NCAA basketball season, but the Wichita State basketball team was able to keep their streak going, and finish the season without losing. Due to the fact that the …

Legoland Closes After Threats To Muslim Family Day Legoland Closes After Threats To Muslim Family Day

The Legoland park in Windsor, England shut its doors to visitors after receiving threats from far-right extremists. The park was scheduled to host a private event for the MRDF last weekend (Muslim Research and Development Foundation), and they have sold …

Rep. Alan Grayson Accused Of Domestic Violence Rep. Alan Grayson Accused Of Domestic Violence

In yet another case of the personal life of a congressman making headlines for the wrong reasons, Representative Alan Grayson has been accused of injuring his wife in a domestic dispute. Grayson is a democratic congressman from Florida. Alan Grayson’s …

Apparently in Florida You Can 'Drive Off' Your Drunk Apparently in Florida You Can 'Drive Off' Your Drunk

If you’re super messed up and being an annoying asshole, your wife might tell you to go “sleep it off.” That’ll work, given enough time. You might think you can go “walk it off” or perhaps “Waffle House it off.” …

Inmate IQ Scores: A Factor In Executions? Inmate IQ Scores: A Factor In Executions?

Executions in the United States are becoming increasingly controversial. While accusations of cruelty and racism play a major part in opposing capital punishment, some also feel that special attention must be paid to sentencing mental ill or handicapped individuals. One …

Church Van Crash: 2 Killed, 1 In Critical Condition Church Van Crash: 2 Killed, 1 In Critical Condition

A church van affiliated with the First Baptist Church of New Port Richey, FL, crashed on Friday morning on its way to a youth camp in Georgia, killing two people and critically injuring a teenager. The crash was reported at …