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Fri, 04/17/2015 - 3:42am

The war has put dreams of college on hold for some 40,000 Syrian refugees in Turkey. Enver Yucel hopes to create a higher ed system to...

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 3:41am

Boston jurors in the marathon bombing trial watched a nine-minute video pieced together from different surveillance cameras — some with...

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 3:40am

The recent killings of unarmed black men by police have inspired a Brooklyn theater company to stage new readings of dramas written in...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:42pm

Federal regulators close commercial sardine fishing in an effort to rebuild the depleted populations of the fish. Sardine shortages are...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:33pm

Sony reacted angrily to the news that the leaked emails and private documents are now available in a searchable archive. WikiLeaks says...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 7:39pm

Most smartphones have a built-in FM chip. But whether or not it's activated is in the hands of the mobile carriers, who profit when you...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 6:19pm

Even as the use of traditional cigarettes and most other tobacco products dipped or stayed the same from 2013 to 2014, the use of e-...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 6:02pm

Douglas Mark Hughes, 61, made his initial appearance in court Thursday. He was released on his own recognizance. He says his flight was...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 5:50pm

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has a much better relationship with the U.S. than his predecessor. But he's still struggling to entrench...

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 5:20pm

It's only the fourth case of the deadly disease in the U.S. And it has doctors on an international hunt. How did a disease linked to...