We're Teaching History Wrong
For decades now, Sam Wineburg, a professor of education and history at Stanford, has been studying the way history is taught. His new book, Why Learn History ,is about the way...
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The Danger of Judging Scientists by What They Discover
Researchers follow the truth where it leads them, but study shows the personal costs
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Big Data Gives the "Big 5" Personality Traits a Makeover
An analysis of 1.5 million people tries to more accurately categorize people's character traits
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Over 100 cars torched at Brooklyn shopping plaza, injuring 28 - cops arrest suspected arsonist, who may be homeless man with a grudge
More than 100 cars burst into flames at a Brooklyn shopping plaza early Monday, and cops have arrested the man they believe started the blaze - a furious firebug who sources...
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Schmuck: Orioles have every right and reason to be embarrassed about this mind-numbing season
This night had been coming for a long time, so nobody in the locker room could be surprised when the number in the loss column reached the point where no other team in the...
11 hours ago - Baltimore Sun
Doctors changed hearts and minds about migrant kids
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12 hours ago - NBC News
Brett Kavanaugh Isn't the First Supreme Court Nominee Accused of Sexual Misconduct. Here's What Happened Before
The revelation on Sunday that psychologist Christine Blasey Ford is the woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has opened a new phase in a...
16 hours ago - Time - 14 articles
Winning an Emmy doesn't always mean ratings gold
Winning a coveted Emmy carries a lot of prestige - but that doesn't necessarily guarantee higher ratings. That's something to keep in mind after Monday night's awards show. As...
17 hours ago - New York Post
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Indicted New York Congressman Chris Collins Changes Mind, Is Still Running for Re-Election
Chris Collins will stay on the ballot for New York's 27th Congressional District election despite being indicted for insider trading. Collins, a Republican and one of President...
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The headlines of News BreaK
Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week
Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers.
1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and...
“Grand Theater”: Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?
SEOUL, South Korea - If North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was searching for the perfect propaganda set piece, something designed to show his people that he's a strong leader...
Pipeline pressure before explosions was 12 times too high
BOSTON - The pressure in natural gas pipelines prior to a series of explosions and fires in Massachusetts last week was 12 times higher than it should have been. The...
ISU student killed Monday was Big 12 champion golfer
A former Iowa State University golfer has been found dead at a golf course, and a man has been charged with murder.
Julie Chen leaving ‘The Talk' following Les Moonves' exit
“She is definitely leaving ‘The Talk' and will 100 percent stay with Les,” an insider told Page Six.
President Trump directs declassification of documents, text messages related...
The move comes as Trump continues his efforts to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's probe.
Russian Surveillance Plane Accidentally Shot Down By Syrian Forces, Moscow Says
The Il-20 surveillance plane disappeared from radar over the Mediterranean Sea near the northwestern city of Latakia. Russia's defense ministry says it happened amid airstrikes...
Former FBI official Andrew McCabe has book deal
NEW YORK - Just months after the publication of James Comey's “A Higher Loyalty,” another former FBI official will take on President Donald Trump. Andrew McCabe, the former FBI...
Girl battling leukemia receives messages from Tom Hanks, Toby Keith, the Trumps
An Oklahoma girl battling leukemia made it known in early August that the one thing she wanted for her 13th birthday was postcards.