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The Supreme Court is poised to next week revisit the use of race in college admissions, and critics of affirmative action are hopeful the justices will roll back the practice.
As the Supreme Court revisits the use of race in college admissions next week, critics of affirmative action are hopeful the justices will roll back the practice. A new report out Wednesday offers a big reason for their optimism: evidence from at least some of the nine states that don't use affirmative action that leading public universities can bring meaningful diversity to their campuses through race-neutral means.
Fraud in scientific research, while still rare, is growing at a troubling pace, a new study finds.
It's lonely being a supporter of President Obama in Provo, Utah. In the past several months, locals have given $550,000 to the two presidential campaigns, but only $29,000 — 5.3 percent — has gone to the Democrat.
It still divides us, but most Americans think President Barack Obama's health care law is here to stay.
The Associated Press-GfK Poll on the health care overhaul was conducted Aug. 3-13 and is based on interviews of 1,334 adults.
It still divides us, but most Americans think President Obama's health care law is here to stay. More than 7 in 10 say the law will fully go into effect with some changes, ranging from minor to major alterations, a new Associated Press-GfK poll finds.
Former Wisconsin governor and current U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson says his declining poll numbers in recent days are due partly to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's lack of momentum on the presidential campaign trail.
The ranks of America's poor remain stuck at a record 15 percent, the Census Bureau reported Wednesday.