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Worst sellers: warning of existential crisis for academic books

Current sales trends for books in the arts and humanities could call into question “the value and viability of the whole book publishing enterprise”, a major report warns.

Cities can jumpstart climate progress by plugging in vehicles

President Donald Trump’s decision to exit the Paris climate agreement reaffirmed what was already clear: the federal government is no longer leading American efforts to shrink our carbon footprint.

Community college tries fixing roadblocks to completion

Just before noon on a recent Thursday, Robert Piluso’s English 1A class was wrapping up at Mt. San Antonio College near Los Angeles. Many of his busy students headed off to jobs or home to take care of children.

Trump lashes out over probe into possible obstruction of justice

U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out on Thursday after a report that he was under investigation for possible obstruction of justice and he dismissed as "phony" the idea his campaign colluded with any Russian effort to sway the 2016 U.S. election.

Lecturer barred from job interview ‘for not bringing life’s work’

A leading art historian has been barred from selection for a research post for not bringing printed copies of his lifetime's work to an interview, triggering a row in Spain over opacity and unwritten rules in academic hiring.

Efforts underway to open new College of Eastern Idaho in fall

It’s been roughly a month since voters in Bonneville County overwhelmingly approved a taxing district that will make it possible to convert Eastern Idaho Technical College in Idaho Falls into a community college ...