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Bill Keep, business school dean at College of New Jersey, and Columbia University's Fabio Savoldello examine Pershing Square Chief Executive Officer Bill Ackman's crusade against Herbalife.
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New research published Tuesday by a prestigious medical journal estimates that nearly 1 in 370 women undergoing a hysterectomy with a common women's surgical device have a hidden uterine cancer, the largest assessment yet of the risk posed by a tool that is under scrutiny for its potential to spread undetected cancer.
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Gideon Levy, columnist for Haaretz , talks about his coverage of the Israeli occupation of Gaza over the past two decades.
6 hrs ago | Empire State News
ALBANY The Smart Schools Commission sponsored its first Public Symposium in Albany where technology and education experts presented innovative, successful approaches to school and community connectivity and technology-enabled education practices.
Both were tyrannies, the latter more tyrannical than the former. I agreed with the second view, that Communism was something radically new, not a logical, let alone inevitable, Russian path.
Witty and eclectic novelist Thomas Berger, who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. Berger's literary agent, Cristina Concepcion, said Monday that he died in Nyack Hospital on July 13, just days before his 90th birthday.
Two Sparta Middle School Mathematics teachers spent a week at MathCamp. Susan Sawey and Jane Stahlman spent July 14 through 18 at Columbia's Teacher College.
A new report by Human Rights Watch accuses the FBI of using sting operations to entrap informants, creating terrorists out of law-abiding individuals and targeting American Muslims in the agency's counterterrorism investigations.
The illegal immigrant situation at our southern border is more than just a national crisis.
Cuc Vu, a refugee from the Vietnam War, relocated with her family to Olympia, WA based on an uncle's advice.
The Millennium Cities Initiative of the Earth Institute, Columbia University of New York, on Sunday handed over a renovated community youth centre to the Voice in Community Empowerment , a non-governmental organisation.
These days, the prop stylist and window dresser, respectively, are creating striking food images that are quite unlike the waffle-and-latte breakfast shots you're used to double-tapping.
Even the suit is being dressed down in the latest trend, the Frankensteinian shorts suit.
The word "umami" is, in many ways, literally a mouthful. First coined in 1909 by Japanese chemist Kikunae Ikeda, the term translates roughly as "deliciousness."
Put simply, god isn't helping LGB people deal with their issues. At least that's what the results of a new study from the Williams Institute says.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 11:33 am
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