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Spring is a time of rebirth, so it's no surprise we celebrate. These holidays, whether true "holy days" or secular commemorations, tend to be marked by feasting and gifting.
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The federal student loan program is becoming so costly to taxpayers that even President Obama is pretending to fix it.
This day of observation to rally against environmental harms and to engage in a much more mindful approach to everyday living has been around for more than 40 years.
Honorees have contributed in diverse ways including to greater understanding of breast cancer, to the healing process of women facing breast cancer, and to the greater health of the broader community.
Demonstrators in New York City protesting a landmark Supreme Court ruling in 1978 that barred the University of California Medical School at Davis from setting aside a specific number of seats for minority applicants.
An additional 1,700 workers got bonuses even though they had been disciplined for some kind of misconduct within the previous year.
Editor's note: Dr. Martin J. Blaser is the Singer Professor of Medicine and director of the Human Microbiome Program at New York University.
The billboards take aim at various aspects of EU policy, especially free movement of labour, which the eurosceptic party says is taking jobs away from British workers.
It's easy to imagine that politicians would fall all over themselves to take credit for an economic outlook that looked like this: Enough new jobs are coming to Texas to boost the state's aggregate household income by at least $586 billion a year - and, perhaps, by as much as $1.6 trillion a year.
Meb Keflezighi of the United States crosses the finish line to win the men's division of the Boston Marathon in downtown Boston on Monday, April 21. Editor's note: Sally Kohn is a CNN political commentator, progressive activist and columnist.
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That was the day when, in the heat of the election campaign, NDP leader Adrian Dix announced in Kamloops that he doesn't support the expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline to its Burnaby terminal, because Vancouver shouldn't become a "major oil port."
AS POLLING cards for next month's European Elections hit the doormat, voters in Wychavon are being asked for their opinions on their polling station.
I drive across the Brownville bridge frequently and wonder if there are people out there who really trust that bridge.
American culture is in trouble. It is impossible to watch television for long without concluding that we are all living in one big reality TV show that is defining deviancy one embarrassing episode at a time.
Eighteen months ago, Steven Joyce had a warning for the country's universities. If they wanted the Government to be more directive, he was "more than willing", he said.