September 11 

Should Children Learn About 9/11 in School?

New York City Honor Guard carry a flag found at Ground Zero at the begining of the annual 9/11 memorial service September 11, 2010 in New York City. Credit: Peter Foley, Pool / Getty Images According to a report by CBS News in New Yo...

Students' Twin Towers Shirts Upset School

At least nine Detroit area high school juniors are in trouble for wearing sweatshirts bearing this design. Credit: Dearborn Schools/Detroit Free Press/AP
Students at Edsel Ford High School in Dearborn, Mich., tell the Detroit Free Press they were...

Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes Take Separate Planes

You'll never catch Revolutionary Road's Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes, the director and her husband, cuddling up on an airplane. That's because the Hollywood power couple takes separate planes when they fly. That way, they reason, if there's a crash, o...

Needlessly scaring young children

Madeleine McCann's family is still looking for their little girl and are running advertisements in movie theaters to raise awareness of their plight. One clip that was shown to a UK audience of children waiting to see Shrek the Third has some protect...

Teen named Osama sues school for discrimination

Years ago, when a Jordanian family named their son Osama, they had no way of knowing what negative connotation that name would acquire after the attacks of September 11, 2001. I suspect lots of kids with that name have suffered for it, but you wouldn...

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