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5 hrs ago | Archaeology
Scientists from George Mason University and Rome's Center for Speleoarchaeological Research are using laser 3-D scanning to map sections of the ancient quarry system beneath the city.
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
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14 hrs ago | Mother Jones
Just before Thanksgiving, many conservatives seized on a new study examining the climate views of members of the American Meteorological Society.
Ed Wolfe, a Bremerton lawyer and former U.S. State Department official, announced Dec. 3 he will file to run for the County Commission from Central Kitsap in 2014.
Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel said Tuesday that President Barack Obama had accepted his recommendation and nominated as his top deputy a female mathematician with a strong background as a military budget analyst.
New tax filings acquired by Mother Jones reveal that the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity received 80 percent of its grant money from the Donors Trust, dubbed the "the dark money ATM of the conservative movement."
Neil Stenhouse, lead author of a paper accepted for publication by the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society , trashed the expertise of American Meteorological Society meteorologists in an article published yesterday in the UK Guardian.
In a new study published by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, Charles P. Blahous, a Mercatus Center senior research fellow and public trustee for Medicare and Social Security, examines the causes of federal deficits by systematically examining the federal budget itself, quantifying all contributions to the deficit regardless of when ... (more)
New Mexico had the second-largest percentage of private-sector jobs financed by federal contracts, according to the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.
Chanticleer, known as “an orchestra of voices,” will perform Saturday night at the George Mason University Center for the Arts.
Patch has 31 sites in Virginia and Washington. Here are some of the top stories from around the region over the past week.
Born in Philadelphia in 1936, Walter E. Williams holds a bachelor's degree in economics from California State University and a Master's degree and doctorate in economics from the University of California at Los Angeles.
Latino students from across Arlington County got to glimpse potential future careers at a recent leadership conference at George Mason University.
Dr. Steven Sokol of the World Affairs Council and Gen. Michael Hayden on stage at Peters Township High School for a presentation titled “In the Name of National Security: Balancing Secrecy and Transparency.” Deana Carpenter / The Almanac The former director of the CIA and National Security Agency shared his views on espionage with ... (more)
Moore has earned a two-year extension of his contract as senior vice president-baseball operations and general manager through 2016.