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4 hrs ago | Bloomberg
Rhode Island Treasurer Gina Raimondo, a Democrat whose overhaul of the Ocean State's $7.6 billion employee retirement system drew national attention, said she will run for governor next year.
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8 hrs ago | OpEdNews
The Gulf Cooperation Council member states--Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates--along with certain Arab League countries, plus Turkey and Israel, have this past week reportedly committed themselves to raising nearly $6 billion to "beef up" the just-hatched Islamic Front in Syria.
12 hrs ago | AEI
Editor's note: This article originally appeared in The New York Times' Room for Debate in response to the question: Should courts recognize a right to plural marriage among consenting adults? ,/p> In their embrace of a laissez faire approach to family life, some liberals and libertarians seem blind to a basic truth: namely, the success of ... (more)
Two-time state track and field champion Carly Paul has been accepted to Brown University and will compete on the women's track and field team.
Small children in the most talkative homes hear, on average, 20,000 to 30,000 words in a day.
Robbie Castleman, a professor of biblical studies at John Brown University, holds no ordination as a minister.
China's first moon rover, Jade Rabbit, touches the lunar surface on Sunday, several hours after the country successfully carried out the world's first soft landing of a space probe on the moon in nearly four decades.
Although long thought of as the most traditional liberal arts college in the Ivy League, Brown University students' interests actually skew more pre-professional than you may imagine.
Curtis is a member of the Chapel Choir and is a Performance major. Curtis is the son of Dean and Cynthia Curtis and is a graduate of Springfield Catholic High School.
The Chronicle of Higher Education has compiled a list of executive compensation at the country's private colleges and universities in 2011 The Arkansas payroll ranks by total compensation and also ranks them in pay per $1 million in total expenditures by the college.
The battle over John DePetro's on air behavior rose to another level when the least popular Governor in America called for him to be fired? Then, late last week just about every elected official in Rhode Island joined Lincoln Chafee in calling for DePetro's removal and pledging not to appear on WPRO.
Danielle Barry and Frederick Pendleton, both of Tewksbury, have been named October's Seniors of the Month Shawsheen Valley Technical High School.
Nicotine, the major addictive substance in cigarette smoke, contributes to smokers' higher risk of developing atherosclerosis, the primary cause of heart attacks, according to research to be presented Sunday, Dec. 15, at the American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting in New Orleans.
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