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Russell Simmons has partnered with nonprofit Californians for Safety and Justice to create an ad campaign focusing on the large numbers of prisons the state…

Tuesday, a California judge ruled that teacher tenure laws are unconstitutional and infringe on students’ rights to an equal public education. Jeff Freitas, Russlyn Ali, Becky Pringle, Ron Busby…

A California history teacher’s decision to dress as Trayvon Martin for his school’s yearbook photo has drawn a mixed reaction, KTUV reports. RELATED: Ben Carson…

Should bullying be a criminal offense? Lawmakers in a California city decided it isn’t, defeating a proposed anti-bullying law on Tuesday, KTLA 5 reports. The…

Three third-graders were reportedly caught smoking pot in a bathroom on February 27 at the Sonora Elementary School in Tuolumne County, Calif., according to ABC News…

Even though investigators discovered that Brent Thomas Posada (pictured) accused a Black man of shooting him when he actually shot himself, he was not arrested for…

The Dr. Frank S. Greene Scholars Program dedicates its focus on preparing and challenging students in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math, also…

Big-hearted 8-year-old Julianni Plascencia (pictured) was found unconscious on the floor in his parent’s room with a scarf wrapped around his neck at one end…

The release of the Nike Air Jordan Gamma Blue 11 sneakers (pictured) this weekend caused fights in shoe stores nationwide, the New York Daily News…

Power Of Your Om, a yoga studio in Santa Barbara, Calif., is under fire for promoting and holding a “ghetto fabulous-themed class last weekend. SEE…

At least six people were transported to hospitals in the wake of the shooting and crime spree in the Santa Monica College area. Two bodies…

Police arrested Christian Barnes (pictured), a Disneyland employee, for allegedly setting off a dry-ice bomb outside of Mickey ‘s Toontown, according to The Inquistr. SEE ALSO: Learning…