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When it comes to Alzheimer's disease, scientists usually — and understandably — look to the brain as their first center of attention.
Washington and Colorado voters approved legalisation of marijuana for recreational use, making them the first U.S. states to decriminalise the practice.
An Egyptian school teacher received a six-month suspended jail sentence on Tuesday for cutting the hair of two 12-year-old girl pupils who were not wearing Islamic headscarves, a judicial
From a suspected Israeli airstrike in Sudan to cyber warfare in the Gulf and a drone shot down over Israel, the largely hidden war between Iran and its foes seems heating up and
This year, for the first time, a third of the nation’s 25- to 29-year-olds have earned at least a bachelor’s degree, according to an analysis of newly available census data.
Public trust in business has improved, a new survey shows, but the numbers are still negative.
A growing chorus of education policy advocates is urging the U.S. Department of Education to strengthen graduation-rate accountability
George Mason University’s Board of Visitors has authorized the university to move forward in establishing a campus in Songdo, South Korea.
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