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  • News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its...
  • Study: More than a third of US college students transferred

    More than a third of college students who started in 2008 transferred to another school, according to a new national study, challenging ideas about the typical college trajectory and stoking a debate about how schools should help transfer students. Out...
  • Online walking tour and pub crawl of Harlem

    An online walking tour and a sightseeing pub crawl offer new ways to explore Harlem. The free walking tour was created by the Museum of Modern Art in conjunction with an exhibition of Jacob Lawrence's "Migration Series" paintings. The paintings tell...
  • Correction: DEM 2016-Clinton-Policy story

    In a story July 6 about Hillary Rodham Clinton's policy research efforts, The Associated Press misspelled the name of the president of Miami Dade College. It is Eduardo Padron, not Patron. A corrected version of the story is below: Clinton reaches out...
  • Clinton unveiling 2016 policy ideas on families, economy

    Earlier this year, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign lost count of its experts. In the months before she began her second run for the White House, Clinton spent hours quizzing economists, lawyers, educators and activists about everything from executive...
  • Le Jardin Des Enfants gearing up for opening

    Teachers are prepping to open a new preschool in Burbank that will give youngsters an opportunity to spend their mornings speaking and learning in French. Le Jardin Des Enfants will open its doors at South Hills Church, and Media City resident Ali Keech...
  • Who's John Jay? Scholars urge new look at forgotten founder

    The inner circle of founders has been set for as long as anyone can remember — Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Hamilton and Madison. Almost never mentioned is John Jay. "Most people know something about him. ... But very few know the...
  • Hartford Stage's Darko Tresnjak seals his passion for risk with 'Kiss Me, Kate'

    Hartford Stage's Darko Tresnjak seals his passion for risk with 'Kiss Me, Kate'
    Darko Tresnjak arrived in this country from the former Yugoslavia at age 10, during the many 1976 bicentennial celebrations. He and his mother, Maria, saw the festivities and fireworks first on the mall in Washington, D.C., and then pretty much every...
  • Top US diplomat in Cuba on short list for new embassy

    From his office high above Havana, Jeffrey DeLaurentis has a sweeping view of the cerulean Florida Straits and the blood-red letters declaring Cuba's defiance of the United States. "Homeland or Death!" reads the sign erected in front of the U.S....
  • State delegate never tires of reading from the Declaration of Independence on the Fourth of July

    Ah, the time-honored joys of the Fourth of July in North Baltimore — parades, pools, barbecues and state Del. Sandy Rosenberg standing on the steps of the Roland Park Library, reading aloud excerpts from the Declaration of Independence. It's...
  • Glastonbury High Grads Draw Praise For Their Achievements

    Glastonbury High Grads Draw Praise For Their Achievements
    GLASTONBURY — Rain forced Glastonbury High School's 517 graduates inside for Monday's ceremony, but it didn't dampen the seniors' spirits. The cheers were deafening after the Class of 2015 finished filing in to "Pomp and Circumstance." Over...