This is why you should go to school

(Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times) (J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press) California State University’s Board of Trustees is expected to vote Wednesday on whether to increase tuition after a six-year freeze —...

In Amended Health Care Bill, GOP Doubles Down On Tax Breaks For The Rich,...

In early March, GOP leaders Kevin Brady and Paul Ryan unleashed their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, publishing proposed legislation in the form of the American Health Care Act. Last...

Music Platform Salute Offers $63,000 Lifeline To Unsigned Acts

Former Undertones singer turned music executive Feargal Sharkey speaks in London at the launch of the Salute Music platform at the new Omeara venue. A new contest with a top prize...

Scientists propose revolutionary overhaul of dinosaur family tree

Scientists say key skeletal differences indicate the meat-eating group called theropods, including giants like T. rex, and the long-necked group called sauropods should not be banded together, (SUE OGROCKI/REUTERS) Some of...

Everybody Still Needs Good ‘Neighbours’, Despite What Channel 5 May Think

Channel 5 I am about to tell you something I don’t tell many people - I am a 28-year-old who still watches ‘Neighbours’. This isn’t something that would normally come up...

Five Ways To Be A Better Workplace Ally To Your Colleague With Down’s Syndrome

The Down’s Syndrome Association WorkFit Programme gives advice on how employees can better support a work colleague with Down’s syndrome. In the past decade, societal and workplace attitudes towards individuals with...

Chuck Berry put on a show while making his great music

YouTube Many rockers were greatly influenced by the late great Chuck Berry. One of them is Paul McCartney, who, on March 20, issued a lengthy statement about his love for the...

Chris Hayes: 2nd Amendment Defenders Spurred ‘Arms Race’ Between Citizens and Cops

In a March 21 Vanity Fair column, MSNBC’s Chris Hayes suggests Second Amendment defenders have contributed to an “arms race” because of citizens and law enforcement. He suggests this has happened...

Tentative agreement reached between Waukegan District 60, teachers union

Waukegan teachers Kyle Lindblom, left, and Elaine Shifflett right, strike outside Carman-Buckner Elementary School during the month-long strike in October 2014. The school district and the union have reached a tentative...

About 1,000 schools in England ‘at risk of cuts well in to next decade’

The government’s plans for school funding could leave many institutions in England facing deep cuts well into the next decade, a thinktank has warned. According to research by the Institute for...