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Congress Offers Creative Solution to College Rape Epidemic
This fall, as high school seniors prepare to apply to college, many will scan the rankings provided by U.S. News & World Report.
Stars and Stripes
Bill focuses on identification of unclaimed remains of veterans
The cremated remains of an estimated 47,000 veterans are stored throughout the United States, sometimes in nothing more than nondescript metal canisters on shelves.
The Huffington Post
U.S. News & World Report Pressed To Include Campus Safety In College Rankings
A group of lawmakers sent a letter to U.S. News & World Report this week urging the magazine to include information about campus safety in its highly influential college rankings.
GOP budget divides Republicans from this region
WASHINGTON Rep. Frank LoBiondo, a South Jersey Republican facing a potentially difficult reelection campaign, broke party ranks Thursday to oppose a GOP budget in a vote loaded with political weight.
The Citizens' Voice
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Nabil K. Mark / Centre Daily Times U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey introduced his Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act last Oct. 29. The U.S. Senate might soon pass a bill that forces schools to check more thoroughly the backgrounds of teachers, bus drivers, janitors and others who work in schools and might come in contact with students, ... (more)
With Rare Support, Chemical Security Legislation Advances in House
Fire department personnel walk among the remains of an apartment complex next to the fertilizer plant that exploded in April 2013 in West, Texas.