In a move that expands higher education to a global audience, the University of Michigan has begun to offer online courses to anyone for free.
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President Obama displayed quick damage-control reflexes last week when he called out Democratic pundit Hilary Rosen for claiming that Ann Romney, mother of five, had "never worked a day in her life."
As the demise of the Sopa anti-piracy act showed, established arguments for protecting the rights of content creators are almost impossible to apply to a digital world
A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal has effectively established a small, newly defined area in which universities no longer have exclusive jurisdiction in disputes with their students.
Carolyn Kaplan -- the first full-time chief sustainability officer at law firm Nixon Peabody -- talks about how she's making real change, one lawyer at a time.
From the delicate cherry blossoms of Washington, D.C. to the towering redwoods of northern California, many towns and institutions across the nation are known and loved for their iconic trees.
Eyeless shrimp and fish with lesions are becoming common, with BP oil pollution believed to be the likely cause.
Campaigners say the recommendation by government advisers casts 'grave doubt' on commitment to cut emissions
Scores of Afghan schoolgirls and female teachers were hospitalized after drinking water that was apparently poisoned by extremists.