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- Top federal judge uses pizza to explain complex Obamacare situation
- Obama, Biden overhaul job training programs
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- ISIL now forcing Iraqi shopkeepers to veil mannequins in Mosul
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Call it capitalism at its best — or student ingenuity on display. But loan-burdened University of Michigan-Flint international business major Alex Benda thinks he's found a way to get a jump on his student loans: selling space on his graduation ceremony cap to advertisers.
School ought to prepare graduates with the cognitive and personal skills needed to become productive and healthy citizens. Too often, this does not happen. A new trend in teaching "soft skills" may be the answer our society is looking for.
Films like "Saving Mr. Banks" and "Monsters University" were not some of the nominees for this year's Oscars, but others like "Frozen" made the list.
Hazing rituals continue on U.S. campuses despite efforts to stem them.
Peoria City Council members in Arizona are now banned from texting and emailing during meetings, effective immediately.
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Rep. Paul Ryan, Wisconsin Republican, defended controversial cuts to military retirement pay in the budget deal, saying that the need for military compensation reform is "undeniable."