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A diplomat for the Mexican Consulate in New York is being questioned in the death of his 4-month-old son, who was taken to a Manhattan hospital on Tuesday night with bruises on his body.
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4 hrs ago | Salon
The United Auto Workers announced late Wednesday night that graduate students at New York University had voted - by a 49 to 1 margin - to join the union, and make theirs the only private university in the country where grad students bargain collectively over the conditions of their teaching and research work.
8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
Western colleges forced to confront the unsavoury reality of censorship in their rush to set up shop in world's No 2 economy Members of the Wellesley College faculty reacted strongly when word spread that Peking University might fire professor Xia Yeliang , a Beijing critic.
On Tuesday December 10, 2013, The Metro NY Chapter of the US National Committee for UN Women hosted Elizabeth Hess ' Performance of 'Dust to Dust'; A Solo Portrait in Shock.
Open government advocates found plenty to praise in Obama administration's latest National Action Plan .
The post-9/11 explosion of local law enforcement intelligence gathering and "counter-terrorism" efforts - including the growth of a national network of "joint terrorism task forces" and "fusion centers" - violates civil liberties and perpetuates racial and ethnic profiling while dodging meaningful oversight or standardization, all with hefty ... (more)
Just 60 of New York City's 404 High Schools Produce More Than Two-Thirds of the Students Who 'Pass' the SAT College Entrance Exam The city announced with great fanfare last week that the number of high school seniors taking the SAT college entrance exam increased by 53 percent since 2002 and that SAT scores for New York City students increased ... (more)
Jonathan Zimmerman teaches history and education at New York University. He is the author of "Small Wonder: The Little Red Schoolhouse in History and Memory."
If you were in the streets of Doha, Qatar, today, you might see a large black sedan drive past, trailing a life-size mockup of Damien Hirst's sculpture of a real dead shark suspended in a tank.
In anticipation of the New York City Premiere of CIRKOPOLIS, the critically acclaimed show by Montreal-based troupe Cirque Eloize, NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts will host the panel discussion CIRCUS: FROM EGYPT TO ELOIZE, on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:30pm at La Maison Franaise, New York University .
Low levels of gut bacteria may up your risk of colon cancer. In a new study from New York University School of Medicine, researchers show that decreased diversity in gut microbiota corresponds to an increased likelihood of colorectal tumor growth.
Chanting "Justice for Sam See! Justice for Sam See!" 30 demonstrators waded into oncoming lunch-hour traffic on Elm Street Tuesday to protest the recent death of a Yale professor at police lockup at 1 Union Ave. The demonstration began in front of the Amistad statue outside City Hall.
"Finding Glee" tells the story of Ali Stroker 's unexpected journey to the FOX hit show GLEE, with all of the road bumps and successes along the way.
A survey conducted across eight countries found more than 70% of respondents would be comfortable using toilet sensors, prescription bottle sensors or swallowed health monitors to collect personal health data.
New York University withdrew its claim on Monday that a close supporter of Chen Guangcheng, a Chinese dissident affiliated with the university through this summer, had tried to spy on Chen by giving him an iPad and iPhone loaded with hidden spyware, saying it was a "misunderstanding."
Contact: Bob Fu, President, ChinaAid, 888-889-7757, 267-205-5210 cell, Bob@ChinaAid.org ; www.ChinaAid.org ; www.MonitorChina.org MIDLAND, Texas, Dec. 9, 2013 / Christian Newswire / -- JOINT SETTLEMENT STATEMENT regarding the Spyware Controversy.