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A Stoughton, Massachusetts, man on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorists list was caught talking to another accused terrorist on the phone. The FBI has been looking for Abousamra since then and added him to the Most Wanted Terrorists list last year.
In the online world, would-be pilots pretend to land airplanes, medical residents replicate surgeries, and future investors manage fantasy portfolios in a virtual stock exchange in video games designed to simulate actual situations. Now, legal aid lawyers in Connecticut and NuLawLab of Boston's Northeastern University School of Law hope creating a video law game that puts litigants before a virtual judge will help the increasing numbers of people representing themselves in civil legal proceedings throughout the state and nation.
The Boston Modern Orchestra Project , the nation's premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, bridges the electro-acoustic divide in its season-opening concert. Spotlighting composers known for their virtuosic writing and electronic transformation of acoustic instruments, BMOP presents the world premiere of Anthony Paul De Ritis's Riflessioni, featuring bassoonist Patrick De Ritis , and the Boston premieres of Ronald Bruce Smith 's Constellation and David Felder's Les Quatre Temps Cardinaux, featuring soprano Laura Aikin and bass Ethan Herschenfeld.
Several weeks ago, Northeastern University's president dropped by The Washington Post to talk up the private institution in Boston. Joseph E. Aoun wanted to get the word out about "experiential learning" programs that combine professional work with academic scholarship in an attempt to position students for high-powered careers.
The new method will allow the physical properties of nanotube networks to be tailored for use in applications ranging from electronic devices to CNT-reinforced composite materials found in cars and sports equipment. An interdisciplinary team of researchers led by Northeastern University has developed a novel method for controllably constructing precise inter-nanotube junctions and a variety of nanocarbon structures in carbon nanotube arrays.
Based on its current rate of spread, the West African Ebola outbreak is expected to surge in the coming weeks, according to a new study published in the journal PLOS Currents: Outbreaks . Researchers from Northeastern University in Boston have projected that as many as 10,000 cases of Ebola will be confirmed by September 24, with about 5,000 of these resulting in death.
Many vocational and technical schools across Massachusetts have long waiting lists for students seeking admission, creating a bottleneck in worker training even as thousands of well-paying jobs go unfilled for lack of skilled labor, according to a new survey. The survey, conducted by researchers at Northeastern University School of Law, found that at least 3,500 students were unable to get into public vocational schools in the past two years, with the longest waiting lists in communities with high unemployment and large minority populations.
Lauren M. Mitchell, an Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadet at Northeastern University in Boston, has graduated from the Leader Development and Assessment Course at Fort Knox, Ky.
Robert J. Fraser has been appointed President and CEO of MountainOne Financial and Mountain One Bank replacing Thomas S. Leavitt who resigned recently to accept a similar position in Vermont. Fraser joined MountainOne in 2007 and has been serving as President and Chief Operating Officer of MountainOne Bank.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Sept. 12 announced that the Department of Transportation would provide $600 million for 72 transportation projects in 46 states and the District of Columbia from its TIGER 2014 program.
There are three candidates for two positions in the 2014 Dewey Beach Municipal election. Two of the candidates are incumbent Commissioners Gary Mauler and Courtney Riordan.
City Attorney Greg Jacoby resigned after Mayor Tim Matthes asked him to do so, according to a Port Orchard council member. Matthes asked for Jacoby's resignation one day after the city council held a retreat at City Hall.
Two Northeastern University researchers and their international colleagues have created an advanced model aimed at exploring the role of neutral evolution in the biogeographic distribution of ocean microbes. Their findings were published Thursday in the journal Science .
"It's how we react to the adversity that matters. I encourage all students to make a goal and plan to reach that goal.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:35 am
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