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By TOM RAUM Associated Press WASHINGTON - Northwestern University and a group trying to unionize college athletes are trading accusations as the National Labor Relations Board considers the school's appeal of a federal ruling that scholarship athletes essentially are employees of the university and therefore have the right to unionize, bargain ... (more)
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In a record-breaking year for entries, three artists have been short-listed for the twenty-fifth anniversary BP Portrait Award 2014 at the National Portrait Gallery, London.
7 hrs ago | CBC News
It is another busy day at Quebec's National Assembly as the transition of power continues from the Parti Quebecois to the Liberals.
11 hrs ago | Information Technology
America's top green radio show , the national weekly "Green is Good" program, now available nationwide via "America's Talk" on iHeartRadio, has added some exciting "Sustainability Allstar" guests to its scheduled lineup for the remainder of spring.
AAEA is an environmental organization founded in 1985 that is dedicated to protecting the environment, enhancing human, animal and plant ecologies, promoting the efficient use of natural resources, increasing African American participation in the environmental movement and promoting ownership of energy infrastructure and resources.
Set photos from the set of STAR WARS EPISODE VII in Abu Dhabi?! What's that big round disc they're rolling around?? While STAR WARS: EPISODE VII may indeed start shooting in Morocco when it begins principal photography next month, there have been reports that they've already begun filming in Abu Dhabi.
Emergency managers, forecasters and local government officials from Texas to Maine are meeting this week at the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando.
On Wednesday night, the last-ever CBC production of the Stanley Cup playoffs will start.
Sam Mendes' acclaimed National Theatre production of Shakespeare's KING LEAR with Simon Russell Beale in the title role, will be broadcast to Theatr Mwldan from the National's Olivier Theatre on 1 May at 6.45pm and an Encore will be shown on Tuesday 13 May also at 6.45pm.
WELCOME to the room where time lives. I am standing in a space bristling with atomic clocks at the National Physical Laboratory in Teddington, UK, which generates a signal that is used to mark time across the nation.
When the Atlantic hurricane season opens June 1, national forecasters will roll out a new feature: color-coded and broadcast-ready maps to graphically show the potential for flooding from storm surges.
Gov. Chris Christie, a potential 2016 Republican presidential contender, on Tuesday called for an end on limits to campaign contributions.
BIDDULPH Grange Garden in Staffordshire is set to feature in a new BBC 4 series uncovering the rich social and horticultural history of four British heritage landscapes this month.
This month, you can fly along the Gulf of Mexico seafloor and explore a strange ecosystem fueled by chemicals instead of sunlight, all from your computer.
This morning there is a renewed effort for find Christopher Dombroski, 20, a Joint Base Lewis McChord Soldier who has been missing since Sunday in Washington State's Capitol Forest.
Documentary explores the participatory journalist's tall-tale life through previously unseen material and new interviews with family, Robert Kennedy, Jr., Hugh Hefner, Gay Talese, Graydon Carter, ... was a writer, editor, amateur sportsman, actor, and friend to many.
A Tyrannosaurus rex is joining the dinosaur fossil collection on the National Mall on Tuesday after a 3,000-mile journey from Montana.