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The 2016 ranking of the 10 best universities in the world

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William B. Plowman/Getty Images Harvard University again tops the list of the world's best universities, according to a new list from the Center for World University...
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Trump's Trickle-Down Populism

Last Thursday, President-elect Donald Trump triumphantly celebrated Carrier's decision to reverse its plan to close a furnace plant and move jobs to Mexico. Some 800 jobs will... Read more ...

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For Penn State, this Big Ten conference title carries so much weight

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Nine days of mourning and a four-day procession across the country ended on Sunday in eastern Cuba, as Fidel Castro was laid to rest next to the country's independence hero... Read more ...

Majority Voting Led to a Trump Presidency That Most Don't Want

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Fidel Castro's name & image to be kept off Cuban streets to avoid cult of...

The cremated remains of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro are to be interred on Sunday, the day after his brother Raul announced that there will be no statues of Fidel or... Read more ...

No. 7 Penn State 38, No. 6 Wisconsin 31: Five things we learned

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Bill Maher On Donald Trump: It's Like Watching A Toddler Playing With A Gun

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