Schumer Says Bill to Prop Up Obamacare Has Votes to Pass Senate
Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said a bipartisan bill to temporarily stabilize Obamacare's insurance markets has enough support to pass the Senate, but Majority Leader...
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Lincoln residents blame flooding on school renovation
LINCOLN, Neb. - Residents of a Lincoln neighborhood have expressed frustration with flooding they blame on a public school's renovation and expansion. The Lincoln Journal Star...
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Kansas schools won't group by grade level for remake plan
TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas public school officials are launching a project to overhaul the way education is delivered in the state. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that Kansas...
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Columbia University Pledges $100 Million Toward Faculty Diversity
In a push to diversify its faculty, Columbia University pledged $100 million over five years toward recruiting staff and providing career development for professors and...
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St. Louis' health department uses barber shops to fight STDs
ST. LOUIS - In some St. Louis barber shops and beauty salons, customers might get sex education while having their hair cut and styled. The health department has recruited more...
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‘I Was Willing to Do Everything': Mothers Defend Sons Accused of Sexual Assault
Some of the mothers met with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos before she changed the rules on how colleges should handle accusations.
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International students won't face immigration penalties over college strike: officials
Tens of thousands of international students affected by a faculty strike at Ontario colleges are being reassured by immigration officials that they won't be penalized for a...
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4 people from around the world share the wonders of free education - and reveal the hidden drawbacks
Higher education doesn't come cheap in the United States - citizens collectively hold about $1.31 trillion in college loan debt. Things are hardly this dire in certain other...
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Columbia University Pledges $100 Million To Further Faculty Diversity Efforts
In its push to diversify its faculty, Columbia University has pledged to allocate $100 million over the span of five years towards recruiting staff and providing career...
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School bus driver encourages kids through decorations
A Kansas school bus driver goes the extra mile for her students to ensure they're not just safe, but to encourage them.
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Bergdahl due to be sentenced for endangering comrades
The Army Sergeant faces up to life in prison after pleading guilty last week to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy
Trump on North Korea: 'We're prepared for anything'
President Donald Trump says the US is "prepared for anything" when it comes to the North Korea nuclear crisis
Police officer shot, killed while responding to call
An Ohio police officer was killed in a shooting Saturday night while responding to a domestic call
McConnell says he's awaiting Trump guidance on health care
STERLING, Va. - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday he's willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear...
DA: 7-year-old boy dead after being attacked by two pit bulls
A 7-year-old boy is dead after being attacked by two pit bulls in Lowell, Massachusetts according to a release by Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan.
More than 30 women come forward to accuse director James Toback of sexual...
LA Times He prowled the streets of Manhattan looking for attractive young women, usually in their early 20s, sometimes college students, on occasion a high schooler.
Will Las Vegas' tourism industry recover after deadly shooting?
LAS VEGAS - As volunteers streamed in to donate blood, doctors tended to the wounded and investigators scoured the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history...
Astros Advance To The World Series By Shutting Out Yankees, 4-0
The Houston Astros will face the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series. The Astros beat the New York Yankees 4-0 Saturday night in Houston - the series went seven games.
Ole Miss QB Shea Patterson out for season, report says
Shea Patterson reportedly tore his PCL in Ole Miss's loss to LSU.
Guangzhou Evergrande claim seventh straight Chinese Super League crown
The club claimed a seventh successive Chinese Super League crown, although manager Luiz Felipe Scolari's future remains uncertain