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19 min ago | Lowell Sun
Now a candidate for the state's highest executive office, Juliette Kayyem in years past entered the crucible of the debate over enhanced interrogation, targeted killing and other "war on terror" tactics, advocating for an approach to give more responsibility for battlefield decisions to the president, with oversight.
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19 min ago | Kirkland Reporter
Older Americans have a much better chance to enjoy many more years of good health and vitality than any generation before them due to better medical treatment and easier access to healthcare, according to a recent study, based on data collected by government health agencies over the last three decades.
19 min ago | Examiner.com
The StarMaker Performing Arts Center in Norton has scheduled a speaker to talk about what it takes to start a career in the performing arts.
4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra announces the participation of world-renowned architect, Frank Gehry , in its November 2014 exploration of the life and career of Pierre Boulez , the revolutionary composer, conductor and curator whose 89th birthday was March 26, 2014.
The female undergraduate student claims a man grabbed her by the arm and pulled her into an alley.
Rockford High School senior Tessa Powers dreams of designing prosthetics, not just to restore limbs, but to give someone back a piece of themselves, the 17-year-old said.
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
This papyrus, said to be from ancient times, says that Jesus had a wife. Its discovery was announced in 2012 and new information uncovered by Live Science casts doubt on its origins.
A mistaken delivery paves the way for an unlikely romance in the Kitchen Stove Film Series next showing, The Lunchbox .
A leading grassroots liberal group is forming a book club to try and help boost Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's new book to best seller status.
Go tell this to your kid who is throwing tantrums at learning maths. According to a new research, even monkeys have the ability to use numbers and symbols to add up.
Registration is open for Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility's 24th Annual Spring Conference on May 14. VBSR's largest event of the year, and Vermont's largest gathering of socially responsible business professionals, will be held from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM at the University of Vermont's Davis Center in Burlington.
Kevin Rudd wasn't so popular at the last federal election, but he is earning plenty of applause in his new job at Harvard University.
The College Board is changing the SAT again. The Post's Nick Anderson explains some things you might not know about the college admissions test and how it has evolved - starting with the meaning behind the letters "SAT."
The American Repertory Theater at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Managing Director William Russ o , has announced the remaining production planned for its 2014/15 Season: Father Comes Home From the Wars , written by Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Jo Bonney , in a co-production with The Public ... (more)
A popular Washington Post article by my colleague Michael S. Rosenwald said that researchers were finding that the habit of scanning and skinning material online was changing the human brain and hindering people's" ability to read long, complex and dense material.
Imagine a young woman during America's colonial period, alone, with little or no family, no money, no property, and no formal education.