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Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:21pm

Most parents say they have used corporal punishment. But there's abundant evidence that it doesn't improve behavior over time. Changing...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:53am

They are small. They are weak. They are vulnerable. But these little bees take on a humongous predator in the most ingenious way.

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Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:49am

The Indian prime minister, in an interview, called his country's Muslims patriots. The remarks are his most forthcoming on India's...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:17am

The Common Core has arguably become the most contentious issue in American education. Experts face off over the new state standards in...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:44am

Seven young Iranians were arrested in May for producing their own version of the Pharrell Williams song "Happy." Iranian authorities...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:14am

From tasty tempura to gross gruel, hospital meals across the globe vary wildly. Highbrow institutions in China and India have long...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:11am

British Prime Minister David Cameron says now that voters in Scotland have rejected independence, he is committed to giving more powers...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:03am

An NFL star's indictment on child abuse charges has reignited a national debate about parents using corporal punishment. But how people...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:05am

The shooter, Don Spirit, 51, had done time in prison on firearms violations in connection with the shooting death of his 8-year-old son...

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:27am

President Francois Hollande says the Rafale fighters "entirely destroyed" a logistics depot. His office said more air operations against...