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Israel upgraded a college in a West Bank Jewish settlement to a university on Monday, reflecting a determination to keep control of the enclave in any peace deal with the Palestinians.The
There was little about Sattar Beheshti that made him stand out in a working-class suburb south of Tehran called Robat Karim.
Wildlife campaigners are at odds over a new attempt to ban the global trade in polar bear parts.
Were humans put on the planet to liberate the carbon in order to warm a cooling Earth? It's not as crazy as it sounds.
A team of experts who converged at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands last spring want American students to be No. 1 in math.
Students are seeking refuge from Taliban threats to their education.
Teenage boys! When trouble hits, how far would you push decency aside to protect your children? In his soon-to-be-published novel, Herman Koch explores what happens to middle-class morals when two families are ripped from their comfort zones.
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