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  • Federal agents charged with stealing digital currency

    Two former federal agents were charged with fraud in the theft of digital currency during an investigation into an online black market known as Silk Road that let users buy and sell drugs and other illegal items, authorities said Monday. Former U.S....
  • Financial problems threaten unique Dictionary of American Regional English

    The end may be near the half-century-old Dictionary of American Regional English. In a few months, the budget pool will drain to a puddle. Layoff notices have been sent and eulogies composed. "It's a damned shame. It's a shame that this country can no...
  • A look at US Bureau of Reclamation rural water projects

    The federal Bureau of Reclamation oversees several large-scale projects aimed at delivering drinking water to rural communities in the West. The agency has $36 million to spend on projects during the next fiscal year — a fraction of the funds needed...
  • Community news for Windham edition

    Spring symposium at Canterbury Community Center CANTERBURY – On Saturday, May 9, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., The Canterbury Community Center, 1 Municipal Dr., will have a Spring Symposium about Prudence Crandall, a 19th century schoolteacher, who...
  • Sri Lanka confronts ex-leader's extravagant projects in 'middle of nowhere'

    This remote coastal scrubland, a haven for wild elephants and migratory birds that is several hours away from the nearest city, seems like an odd place to attempt to create a major commercial hub. Yet such was the whim of former President Mahinda...
  • State Must Direct Aid To Neediest Schools

    State Must Direct Aid To Neediest Schools
    Connecticut's inequitable system of school funding deprives low-income and minority students of their right to an equal education. This basic unfairness is jeopardizing our state's future economy and civil society. A robust body of research shows that,...
  • National parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'

    National parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'
    WASHINGTON — After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the most beautiful and historic places in the country, though there's also an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly white....
  • Burr Ridge candidates look to end board division

    Burr Ridge candidates look to end board division
    Seven residents are running for the three seats up for election on the Burr Ridge Village Board on April 7. Candidates Jim Broline, Robert A. Grela, Jimmy Haimann, Paula Murphy, Albert J. Paveza, Mary T. Praxmarer and Antonio Schiappa spoke individually...
  • Federal funding in short supply for rural water projects

    A pipeline project intended to bring billions of gallons of water a year to a drought-stricken section of eastern New Mexico represents a lifeline to parched communities that are quickly running out of water. The lifeline, however, might not reach the...
  • Assessing financial impact of ACC's landmark NCAA tournament

    Assessing financial impact of ACC's landmark NCAA tournament
    No school gets rich off the NCAA’s basketball fund. Reach the Final Four like Duke and Kentucky? Exit the first weekend like Virginia, Hampton and VCU? Just miss qualifying like Old Dominion and Richmond? Given the NCAA’s distributions to...
  • Niles Village Board urges Illinois not to cut tax funding

    Niles Village Board urges Illinois not to cut tax funding
    The Village of Niles Board of Trustees urged the state government not to cut the village's share of the state income tax. Under Governor Bruce Rauner's budget proposal, the local share of the revenue from the state income tax would be reduced by a half....