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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
This gentleman, waiting outside the Hilton Hotel and Suites in Indianapolis for the beginning of a 'Defund Obamacare Tour' event earlier this year, captures the sentiment of many who tell pollsters they'd rather pay a fee than enroll in Obamacare.
When should animal testing be legal?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
4 hrs ago | CNN
Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she's "not running for president" in 2016 and the Massachusetts Democrat is pledging to "serve out" her term, which goes through 2018.
7 hrs ago | Amarillo.com
Religion News Service announced Wednesday, the addition of four new bloggers to expand and diversify its lineup of commentators on issues relating to religion, spirituality and ethics.
11 hrs ago | Reuters
Young Americans are unhappy with virtually every major thing President Barack Obama has done since he was re-elected, but they would still vote for him today, according to the results of a Harvard University survey released on Wednesday.
11 hrs ago | The Dirt
In the 1970s, landscape architect Elliot Rhodeside, FASLA, Rhodeside & Harwell , created a program with immense, lasting value for Boston: the 1,400-plus-acre urban wilds program .
12 hrs ago | Town Topics
WINNING POET: Tracy K. Smith will read a selection of poems from her Pulitzer Prize winning collection, "Life on Mars," as part of the monthly Poets at the Library series at Princeton Public Library, Monday, December 9, at 7:30 p.m. Ms.
14 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery
Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox will speak at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.
15 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Grade inflation lives at Harvard University. The Harvard Crimson, the student newspaper, has reported that the median grade at Harvard College is now an A- and students most frequently get A's.
The California State Teachers' Retirement System today announced it has selected Meketa Investment Group and Pension Consulting Alliance as its general consultants to the Investment Committee.
Incentives. Jobs. Workforce readiness. The usual suspects of economic development tools were aired at the 'Vision-Future' luncheon in downtown Rochester Tuesday.
Minneapolis is past the unproven theory phase of education reform. A city whose recent election focused on improving school performance and whose retiring mayor will soon spearhead a major effort to close the achievement gap is ready to seize and maximize strategies that have produced proven results.
Thomas Sowell was born in North Carolina and grew up in Harlem. As with many others in his neighborhood, he left home early and did not finish high school.
Researchers at Harvard University and the University of Buffalo have studied how the sea creatures swim and believe their movements could be built into future underwater vehicles to make them more efficient.
Several Allston residents said they are not bother by the announcement of Harvard University's new business and administration building, called the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center, which will be constructed in March 2015 as part of Harvard's new campus extension plan into the area.
Health disparities between rich and poor nations could be banished in a generation by investment in research, vaccines and drugs to combat diseases such as AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, global health experts said on Tuesday.
No, not the holiday season; the college application season. If you are a high school student - or ever were - you probably know all about that.
The first Nano Research Award will be given to Charles M. Lieber, one of the world's leading scientists in nanoscience and nanotechnology.