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The university said the plan had been in the works for a year. But the current measles outbreak makes it more "pressing."
Arianna Huffington says readers need more positive news coverage, so her site is launching an effort focused on good stories. Their shareability may make "What Works" a smart business move, too.
Thousands of letters, writings and notes by civil rights icon Rosa Parks were opened to researchers this week at the Library of Congress.
In what's being hailed as a landmark case, the tribunal found the mass surveillance of cellphone and online communications violated human rights law.
Fun fact: The average American uses 100 gallons of water per day.
But according to the United Nations, the bare minimum we need is 13 gallons. There are many more fun facts about water in our new series Water: The High Price of Cheap.Counting gallons: How much water do you use?
Fun fact: Students at the University of Amherst will save an average of $380 per year on textbooks, thanks to a new deal the university made with Amazon.
Students will be able to buy books and branded swag from Amazon, instead of an old-fashioned, pricey campus bookstore.Amazon heads to college
Fun fact: Over two months have passed since the first Sony hack on Nov. 24, when Sony employees’ computer screen showed a message titled “Hacked by #GOP.”
Check out a timeline of the Sony hacks saga here:Amy Pascal is out as Sony Pictures head