NY Teachers' Unions Urge Parents To Opt Children Out Of Common Core TestsMeanwhile, some superintendents have warned that if too many students opt out, districts will lose state funding.
LeBron James To Join Melo On Free-Agent MarketA person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that LeBron James has decided to opt out of the final two years of his contract with the Miami Heat and become a free agent on July 1.
Carmelo Anthony Says Family Will Be Factor In Free AgencyMelo won't just be taking his career into consideration this summer. The superstar forward, who has opted out of his contract with the Knicks, says his family's needs will come into play, too.
Some NYC, L.I. Parents Say Their Kids Are Opting Out Of Common Core TestsParents from several schools gathered in Harlem on Thursday to announce they are opting into a plan to opt out of Common Core tests for their children.
CC Sabathia Willing To Lose Weight, Says Deal With Yankees Not About MoneyFor CC, there's no better place to pitch than Yankee Stadium. He'll do whatever it takes to stay on the mound as the Bombers' ace -- even if it means trimming down.
Report: Yankees Want New CC Sabathia Deal Before Opt-Out; Red Sox A Potential Suitor?It's fair to say Yankees fans don't want to see CC Sabathia pitching elsewhere next season. Especially not with the Boston Red Sox.
Yankees' CC Sabathia On Opt-Out: 'Baseball Is A Business'Will he opt out or won't he? CC Sabathia has said repeatedly how much he loves New York -- but is that enough?