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Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:00am

City Supervisor Scott Wiener said he is taking a pill that can dramatically reduce the risk of HIV infection. He appears to be the first...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:08am

Petro Poroshenko called Russia's annexation of Crimea a "cynical act of treachery." He is in the U.S. meeting with President Obama and...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:53am

The Islamist rebels also known as ISIS or ISIL reportedly captured 16 Kurdish villages in northern Syria in a major push for territory....

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:47am

Like a good Boy Scout, parents should be prepared: Educators agree that doing your homework can make a big difference. Here's expert...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:47am

The New York City schools are overhauling the time, and format, of these conferences in an attempt to add depth and meaning. Among the...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:38am

Scots went to the polls to vote in a referendum that will decide whether they remain with the United Kingdom or end a 300-year-old union...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:29am

In her new memoir for young adults, Woodson uses free verse to tell the story of growing up in the 1960s and 1970s. Her work for young...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:29am

In her new memoir for young adults, Woodson uses free verse to tell the story of growing up in the 1960s and 1970s. Her work for young...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:06am

Voting might not be the sexiest thing in the world, but at least one ad campaign encouraging Americans to register is pretty provocative...

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:06am

If you don't think you like bitter foods, try them again. Jennifer McLagan, the author of Bitter: A Taste of the World's Most...