2 hrs ago
The Baltimore Sun
Report criticizes colleges' teacher preparation programs
Teacher preparation programs in the nation and Maryland are part of "an industry of mediocrity" that is failing to give young teachers the skills to succeed in the classroom, according to a long-awaited report by a national research advocacy group.
9 hrs ago
The National on Trouble Will Find Me
Matt Berninger, left, and fellow members of The National perform in 2010. Their latest album is Trouble Will Find Me.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Review: The National pleases fans with old releases, quintessential sound in Columbus show
With its Columbus show Saturday night, The National reinforced fans' love for the band with their balmy chords and melancholy lyrics crooned by Fest held at the Lifestyle Communities Pavilion's outdoor venue.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Coming to New Orleans
I just returned from a conversation with Dave Clark. No, not the Dave Clark from the Dave Clark Five, one of the first English pop rock groups to tour the U.S. This is better! Dave Clark from the Christian Community Development Association , a national ministry based in Chicago.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Obama moves forward with gun control measures
WASHINGTON – Six months after the mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., and with no major gun legislation on the horizon in Congress, the White House is quietly moving forward on an executive package of gun safety measures.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
New Hampshire Public Radio -
The National: 'We've Earned Our Stripes'
When a band called The National made its debut more than a decade ago, it was considered an underdog in a busy independent music scene.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
The National enthrall a waterlogged crowd at the Mann Center
Brooklyn based indie rock group The National made a stop in Philadelphia as part of their tour supporting their most recent album, Trouble Will Find Me .
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Twitter introduces keyword targeting
From today advertisers will be able to target ads based on what people are saying in their tweets, potentially achieving far higher rates of engagement.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Tropical Storm Andrea pounds parts of Florida
Allen Michael Reynolds, left, and his brother, David Anthony Reynolds look at the roots of a tree that fell onto their home during Tropical Storm Andrea on Thursday, June 6, 2013 in Gainesville, Fla.
The New York Observer
Barclays Center Rolls Out Completely Necessary Bike Valet Service
Phew! No more fumbling with bike chains or cradling a helmet awkwardly under one arm all night long.
The Village Voice
The National - Barclays Center - 6/5/13
On May 21st, the National played three New York shows of increasing size to celebrate the release of their new album Trouble Will Find Me .
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Bloomberg Heading to The National Concert to Tout Bike Valet at Barclays
If Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a mopey side, he's got a chance to indulge it tonight when he heads to a concert by Brooklyn angst rockers The National at the Barclays Center.
Hudson: The National, Queens of the Stone Age, Portugal The Man, Camera Obscura, Dave Davies
First off, my apologies for skipping the past two weeks. It's been a crazy time for me, and there also wasn't a full slate of releases worth talking about.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Audio reviews: Willy Moon, Vampire Weekend, The National
Pop Willy Moon. "Here's Willy Moon." Cherry Tree. Willy Moon will soon be gyrating his way into your music collection.
Fri May 31, 2013
Syrian opposition group refuses participation in proposed US-Russia peace talks
Johannesburg, May 31: Syrian opposition group, The National Coalition, has refused to take part in the proposed US-Russia peace talk over the ongoing war between key allies of President Bashar al-Assad and the government forces.
Thu May 30, 2013
Barclays Center To Try Valet Parking For Bicycles
Valet parking comes with the territory in New York City. But it usually involves a vehicle with four wheels and lots of horsepower.
Liverpool Daily Post
Liverpool Arts: CD Reviews: Andrew Greenhalgh on The National, Texas and Laura Marling
HOW do you like your music? Do you like it in bite-sized chunks, broken down easily into single-sized portions and what Nirvana once labelled radio friendly unit shifters? If the answer to any or all of these questions is yes, then I'm not judging you, honestly I'm not - but then this National album is not for you.
Wed May 29, 2013
National Fishing and Boating week kicks off in Athens with free fishing; June 1
National Fishing and Boating Week starts this Saturday June 1 and runs through Sunday June 9, 2013.
Tue May 28, 2013
Alligator seen near Chattahoochee River
A nearly 300-pound predator has made a national park in metro Atlanta its home. The 7-foot American alligator was seen just north of Interstate 285 and east of I-75 in some swamp land in the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area this past holiday weekend.
National Helicopter Building Centre holds open-doors day
Moscow / 27 May 2013 - Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, held the annual open-doors day at the National Helicopter Building Centre in the Moscow region town of Tomilino.