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ON EASTER, "I think of that quaint expression people sometimes use in Taglish," Fr.
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4 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
From Solyndra to Benghazi to the rollout of the Affordable Care Act, Ed Siskel has been the bespectacled, behind-the-scenes lawyer with the forensic assignment - figure out exactly what went wrong so the White House can fix it, explain it and make sure it does not happen again.
8 hrs ago | Switched
In this file photo, customers enter and exit a Hobby Lobby store in Denver. The Obama administration and its opponents are renewing the Supreme Court battle over President Barack Obama's health care law in a case that pits the religious rights of employers against the rights of women to the birth control of their choice.
12 hrs ago | OUPblog
"It has often been said that one of the characteristics of the modern world is the disappearance of any meaningful rites of initiation."
Washington County Commissioner Bob Terry is taking flak from readers critical of the way he described his educational background in the 2014 Voters' Pamphlet.
Sierra Stages will present the acclaimed 2001 Pulitzer Prize-winning play PROOF by David Auburn , May 1-18 at the Off Center Stage in Grass Valley.
Sen. Rand Paul, former Vice President Al Gore and former Sen. Rick Santorum will visit the University of Chicago in the coming weeks as part of the Institute of Politics' spring speaker series.
One of the most important things that parents can do is just talk to their babies - whether they are just cooing or smiling or playing peek-a-boo, says Steve Barnett, director of the National Institute for Early Education Research at Rutgers University.
A free, massively open online course on Understanding the Brain: The Neurobiology of Everyday Life will begin Monday, April 28, and it will include what may become the world's largest memory experiment.
Based on Neil Shubin's popular book, YOUR INNER FISH transports viewers deep into the human body to discover the vestiges that connect us to animals from the distant past.
An economist known for his pioneering work on bias in the news media won the John Bates Clark Medal on Thursday, one of the profession's most prestigious honors.
Vineyard Theatre will present a reading of Matthew-Lee Erlbach 's KEVIN LAMB, directed by Michael Berresse and starring Adriane Lenox , Margo Seibert , Chris Sarandon , Peter Francis James , and Sheldon Best .
Susan Sher, Senior Advisor to the President of The University of Chicago, right, and Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, appear before an Illinois House committee meeting Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Chicago, regarding a plan to devote $100 million in state funds to help bring President Barack Obama's presidential museum and library to Chicago.
He has been recruited to work alongside shadow foreign secretary, Douglas Alexander, who is in charge of Labour's general election strategy.
A hearing on spending $100 million to build President Obama's presidential library focused not on whether it's worth the investment, but where in Chicago it should be built.
A full schedule is now available for Let's Get Working, a new three-day festival honoring the life and work of Chicago legend Studs Terkel at the University of Chicago's Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago.
Kim Jong Un is defined by many as an egotistical fanatic whose recklessness led to dreadful mistakes during his two year tenure.