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  • Group aims higher on education: Front & Center

    In a time of challenge for higher education, more than 1,250 public-university leaders from across America are coming to Orlando next week for the annual meeting of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities. Representing 237 research...
  • Factbox: Who's who among Indonesia's new cabinet ministers

    JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo, who took office on Oct. 20, announced his cabinet of 34 ministers on Sunday. The ministers do not need parliamentary approval. They will be sworn into office on Monday. Here are the key ministers...
  • Researcher: veterans with PTSD need med pot study

    Researcher: veterans with PTSD need med pot study
    Are people waiting for controlled, scientific research to determine whether marijuana has legitimate medical effects for various illnesses, notably post traumatic stress disorder suffered by countless military veterans? So is Dr. Suzanne Sisley, an...
  • Court to hear arguments on NCAA motion regarding action on Todd McNair

    Court to hear arguments on NCAA motion regarding action on Todd McNair
    A defamation suit that former USC assistant football coach Todd McNair filed against the NCAA more than three years ago could provide a window into the way the organization's enforcement staff and infractions committee conduct business. The NCAA would...
  • Nova receives $6.4 million to serve Hispanics

    Nova receives $6.4 million to serve Hispanics
    Nova Southeastern University has received $6.4 million in grants to encourage Hispanic and other minority students to pursue careers in the high-demand fields of science, technology, engineering and math. The U.S. Department of Education grants will be...
  • History Channel to Launch Online Course for College Credit

    The college classroom is embracing television, as A&E Network's History channel has partnered with the University of Oklahoma to offer the very first television network-branded online course for credit. Enrollment for the "United States, 1865 to the...
  • Illinois ranks 45th in the nation in job growth, report says

    Illinois ranks 45th in the nation in job growth, report says
    Illinois ranks 45th in the nation in job growth, according to a report published Tuesday by Arizona State University. Employers have created more than 2.4 million jobs through September, an increase of less than 2 percent from the same period last year....
  • Religious Roots, Secular Festivities: Halloween Takes A Hit In Schools

    Religious Roots, Secular Festivities: Halloween Takes A Hit In Schools
    Newington officials caused a stir recently by eliminating all remaining Halloween celebrations from elementary schools. The justification for the decision — that Halloween parties and costume parades exclude children whose religion prohibits...
  • 10/27: Business events

    10/27: Business events
    Chamber East Lake County: Networking Breakfast, 8 a.m. third Saturday, Lisa's Kountry Café, 23911 State Road 46, Sorrento. Details: http://www.elcchamber.com or 352-383-8801. West Orange: networking groups, 8-9 a.m. Tuesdays, Mimi's Cafe, 3130 Daniels...
  • L.A. school officials order review of every senior's transcript

    L.A. school officials order review of every senior's transcript
    Reacting to ongoing problems with a new computerized student data system, Los Angeles school district officials have ordered a review of every senior's transcript and brought in counselors and administrators to ensure those records won't hurt students'...
  • Disorder among states' Ebola strategies raises worries

    Disorder among states' Ebola strategies raises worries
    The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidelines on dealing with travelers from Ebola-stricken regions Monday, but its lack of firm rules left a patchwork of state-by-state strategies that include mandatory quarantines for some...