Gov. Rick Scott's call for state colleges to offer a cheaper four-year degree follows years of steep budget cuts to Florida's higher education system, leading one top state education official to say the goal cannot be achieved without sacrificing education quality.
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Western Connecticut State University is notifying students, their families and others that their personal information may have been exposed to unauthorized access by a computer system vulnerability that has since been corrected.
The rapid development of Alberta’s tar sands has spawned a new proposal for a 731-mile pipeline that would transport oil to the British Columbia coast. T
The evening news shows how dangerous a place the world can be.
A majority of Americans are concerned about the state of U.S. water infrastructure -- and are willing to pay more to fix it.
Nils De Jonghe is a busy student these days. Since the spring he has registered for 32 courses, the equivalent of a typical bachelor’s degree, and he aims to have completed nearly all of them by the end of next summer.
From "Pong" to "Guitar Hero," video games have come a long way in the past four decades.
Command of the written word is a vital 21st-century skill, even if we are using keys, buttons, and tablets instead of pens and pencils.
New research suggests the Grand Canyon, one of the seven wonders of the world, may have a far more interesting and ancient history than previously thought, a U.S. study said on Thursday.Instead
The Amazon has been seen for ages as a vast quilt of rainforest interspersed by remote river outposts.