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- Bob McDonnell’s defense: Lonely wife developed ‘crush’ on CEO
- Chinese hackers stole ‘huge quantities’ of sensitive data on Israel’s Iron Dome
- House Republicans unveil bill to speed deportations of border children
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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.
December's congressional budget deal will shave the pensions of many career soldiers via cost-of-adjustment changes — but top brass will be unaffected.
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