Top Ten Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…
Sanctions On Russia, Iran, North Korea

US Imposes Sanctions On Russia, Iran, North Korea

The House and Senate released a deal Saturday and gave Congress new veto power to block any easing of the sanctions, which was put on Russia, toughening the position of President Donald Trump. The bill also imposed sanctions on Iran and North…

Amazon Launches Its Own Social Network

It feels a bit like Pinterest and looks something like Instagram, but the newest product from Amazon is an honest-to-goodness shopping platform. Called Amazon Spark, the app shows users a feed of photographs that can be clicked on to go directly…

Hillary Clinton is America's Most Important—Loser

Hillary Clinton's election loss can still be seen and felt across the country, just as if it were that same night in early November when millions were glued to their screens, witnessing a stunning moment of history in real time. Now, six months…
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Six months into America's nightmare, how likely is Trump's impeachment?

There are only so many possible fates for the president: an early departure, defeat in his re-election bid or a second term. Which will it be? Donald Trump Jr is apparently feeling “miserable” and wants “these four years to be over”,…
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Married teacher jailed for sex with student on day of his 16th birthday

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A former Nebraska teacher has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for having sex with a student on his 16th birthday. Emily Lofing, 27, was charged with debauching a minor as the boy was 16 years old, the age of consent in Nebraska. Lofing did…
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Al Gore: 'I Was Wrong' About Donald Trump

Former Vice President Al Gore says he’s given up hope that President Donald Trump will act on key climate issues Gore recounted to “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert his optimism after his meeting with Trump to discuss climate change…
North Korea

How North Korea Could Start War With America Right Now

Earlier this month, North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test capable of reaching Alaska. Much ink has been spilled as to what this test means for the U.S., how policymakers should address North Korea nuclearization…
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Meechy Monroe dead: YouTube star famed for natural hair tutorials dies at 32

A YouTuber who rose to fame for urging black women to embrace their natural hair has died at the age of just 32. Meechy Monroe died of brain cancer at a nursing home in Westmont in Illinois on 27 June. Monroe turned her…