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  1. Jos Fernndez Among Many MLB Players Lost Too SoonMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:44:56 GMT
    Tragedy has struck MLB many times over, leaving fans wondering what could have been if star athletes weren't stolen from the diamond prematurely. More...
  2. Charlotte Shooting Video: A Side-By-Side Comparison of Keith Scott Fatal Encounter Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:18:00 GMT
    A composite of the police dash cam, body cam and cellphone video shot by the widow of Keith Scott, who died after being shot by police in Charlotte. More...
  3. Here's a Thrilling Cure for Kidney StonesMon, 26 Sep 2016 18:25:32 GMT
    Some researchers go to the jungle in the name of medical discovery. Others brave mosquito bites, spiders and snakes. This team headed to Disney World. More...
  4. 9 People Injured in Houston Shooting, Suspect DeadMon, 26 Sep 2016 18:25:11 GMT
    More than 15 EMS crews responded to a Petco store in southwest of the city, officials said. More...
  5. Here's Why That Photo of FLOTUS, Bush Was So MovingMon, 26 Sep 2016 17:41:00 GMT
    'It's a great photo that demonstrates genuine bipartisanship,' said Larry Sabato, director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics. More...
  6. FBI Data: Increase in Murder, Violent Crime in 2015Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:12:00 GMT
    The number of violent crimes in the U.S. was up nearly four percent in 2015 compared to the year before, according to a new FBI report. More...
  7. How Clinton Would Differ From Obama As PresidentMon, 26 Sep 2016 15:45:00 GMT
    Clinton's advisers are more hawkish than Obama on Russia, Syria and Iran, and last week one was openly critical of the president's performance. More...
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  1. Europe's shorter courses dent Us MbaMon, 26 Sep 2016 09:11:06 GMT
    Part-time: The flexibility of the London School of Economics' Master's in Management course allowed executive Brian Scullin to keep his day job Brian Scullin is a Washington DC-born, New Hampshire-educated executive and, by his own admission, an "all-American" guy. Except he does not hold that most American of qualifications, the MBA. More...
  2. Williams: Cruelty in admitting black students to nation's collegesMon, 26 Sep 2016 05:14:35 GMT
    Last year's college news was about demands for safe spaces, trigger warnings and bans on insensitivity. This year's college news is about black student demands for segregated campus housing and other racially segregated campus spaces and programs. More...
  3. As kindergarten ratchets up academics, parents feel the stressMon, 26 Sep 2016 01:18:42 GMT
    Jo Ann Bjornson spent her early childhood in the care of babysitters until it came time for her to board the bus to school for half-day classes, an event that came with little fanfare. For her daughter Isabella, the days before kindergarten started this month included structured preschool, a bevy of summer camps and months of agonizing over whether the smart, sensitive 5-year-old was academically and socially ready to start school. More...
  4. Stressed? Don't fight it, retired professor saysSun, 25 Sep 2016 23:21:42 GMT
    That's the message Stanley Abbott has for students and teachers who are feeling overwhelmed and behind just a month or so into the school year. The retired Purdue University professor celebrates the upside of anxiety in his new book, "Enjoy Stress, " a 78-page tutorial on how to counter the forces that make people feel like they're losing control. More...
  5. Standardized education suppresses growthSun, 25 Sep 2016 21:25:36 GMT
    As time goes on, I become more and more convinced that the Scholarship Aptitude Test is a weapon of mass destruction. Never mind the untold stress it inflicts on millions of high school students throughout the United States each year, the SAT helps create a culture of schooling that says students are only as capable as their test scores indicate, only as intelligent as their grade point averages suggest. More...
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  1. Wells Fargo workers: Fraud began years agoMon, 26 Sep 2016 13:43:55 EDT
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  2. If Donald Trump wins debate, stocks likely to tankMon, 26 Sep 2016 14:38:06 EDT
    Expect stocks to tumble if Donald Trump has a great first debate night. As the old saying goes, the market loves good news, it can deal with bad news, but it hates uncertainty. And Trump is the motherlode of uncertainty. More...
  3. 7 Memorable presidential debate momentsMon, 26 Sep 2016 14:22:46 EDT
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  4. Here's how much Clinton's tax plan would hit the richMon, 26 Sep 2016 12:48:39 EDT
    The tax proposals the Democratic presidential front-runner has put forth so far would significantly raise the tax burden of the country's highest earners, according to an analysis from the Tax Policy Center. More...
  5. How Lester Holt is prepping for tonight's debateMon, 26 Sep 2016 12:16:20 EDT
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  6. How Trump plans to balance the budgetMon, 26 Sep 2016 11:53:07 EDT
    Donald Trump's campaign team is firing back at critics who say he will run up America's debt. His economic advisers are out with a new report claiming Trump can balance the budget. More...