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  • Mount Washington school redefines education

    Mount Washington school redefines education
    Caroline Chavasse stood before a room of fidgeting young bodies and wandering eyes and made a tearful plea for her livelihood. The fate of the 51-year-old rested with this group of 40 youngsters who, with a check of a "yes" or "no" box, would decide...
  • Who can pull the Dolphins out of their decade-long malaise?

    Who can pull the Dolphins out of their decade-long malaise?
    Hootie and the Blowfish perfectly illustrated the problem NFL fans in South Florida have had for the past decade when they sang "the Dolphins make me cry" on their hit song "Only Want to Be With You." The Dolphins have spent most of this decade making...
  • It may be too early to give up on the bull market in equities

    NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Investors fretting about the possibility of a big reversal in global stock markets may just want to borrow a slogan from the British - and just keep calm and carry on. It won't be easy given the background noise. Fears of a...
  • Study shows many teachers not credentialed in their subjects

     Study shows many teachers not credentialed in their subjects
    Illinois school districts have employed hundreds of educators to teach everything from science to special education even though they lacked proper credentials in those subjects, a Tribune investigation has found. The assignment of teachers not...
  • Tinley scholar studies successful aging

    Tinley scholar studies successful aging
    Even before Niccole Nelson started at Illinois Wesleyan University, she said she wanted to pursue original research. While taking AP psychology her senior year at Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, Nelson understood that it's important to...
  • Actor Michael Pitt found 'I Origins' a learning experience

    Actor Michael Pitt loves two things, in particular, about "I Origins." He has stuck around for screenings and stayed after for discussions and noticed there is a point in the movie where a good portion of the audience begins to cry. "And that's really...
  • Congress shouldn't honor the pope — or anyone else

    Liberals sure love Pope Francis, and now they’re faulting House Republicans for not seconding their emotion. The GOP is providing only minimal support for a congressional resolution congratulating the pope on his election and offering a litany of...
  • Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: July 2014

     
    Today's sales figures continue to pave the road for a strong 2014. As the sales year steams into its second half, we've seen new optimism from analysts and automakers that expect total new-car sales this year to land close to......
  • Rick Perlstein's 'The Invisible Bridge' spans Nixon-Reagan transition

    Rick Perlstein's 'The Invisible Bridge' spans Nixon-Reagan transition
    I watched Watergate unfold as if it were a spectator sport. Not just the Irvin committee hearings, at which John W. Dean intoned that "there was a cancer growing on the presidency," but also the House Judiciary Committee hearings, the press conferences,...
  • The swimming pool, symbol of Southern California, takes a dip

    The swimming pool, symbol of Southern California, takes a dip
    A couple of weeks ago, I hiked into a remote patch of the Mojave Desert hoping to experience a newly installed piece of experimental art. Instead, I met a pool guy named Robert. To be fair, I'd been warned that Robert might be there. (And the hike was...
  • Vampire facials are said to refresh and heal

    Vampire facials are said to refresh and heal
    A new facial is gaining popularity around Baltimore, and while it won't make you live forever, some doctors and patients say it will make you look younger — at least for a few months. The vampire facial, a nonsurgical procedure made famous by...