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Palestinians stand in a room of their house whose facade was destroyed overnight by Israeli airstrikes on Aug. 26 in Gaza City. Israel and Hamas reportedly have agreed to a cease-fire. Photo by Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images Egyptian state...
Pre-employment tests disrespect employees, says guest columnist Dr. Erica Klein. Photo by Flickr user albertogp123. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000 questions from the Ask The Headhunter...
The University of New Hampshire in Durham is one of the state’s public universities and is currently under a two-year tuition freeze. Photo by Danita Delimont and Getty Images This summer, the board that governs New Hampshire’s public...
KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. has begun surveillance flights over Syria after President Barack Obama gave the OK, U.S. officials said, a move that could pave the way for airstrikes against Islamic State militant targets there. While the White House...
Photo by TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Why the landscape has shifted away from Democrats U.S. steps up game in Syria Teeing up the most expensive race in the country Who are libertarians? Summer of change: In politics,...
File photo of the Museum of Islamic Art in the Qatari capital Doha taken on June 25, 2014. Photo by Karim Jaafar/AFP/Getty Images Several news outlets reported Tuesday that the wealthy nation of Qatar is working to release more Americans held...