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The ACT announced Friday that computer-based testing will be available next year in the 18 states.WASHINGTON — ACT test takers take note: The No. 2 pencil is losing its cachet. Greater numbers of high school students will be able to take the college...
Nabila Rehman, 9, holds up a picture she drew depicting the U.S. drone strike on her Pakistan village which killed her grandmother Mammana Bibi, at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington October 29, 2013. Nabila and her father and brother...
Last month, a massive earthquake struck Nepal, killing thousands and injuring at least 15,000 more. The earthquake also wrought considerable damage to the many religious, cultural and heritage sites throughout the region. Chief correspondent for...
On the left, Hillary Clinton listens to Chelsea Clinton speak at an event in New York on March 9, 2015. Photo by REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. In the middle, Mike Huckabee prepares to hunt in Iowa in 2007. Photo by REUTERS/Keith Bedford. On the right, Dr....
Astronaut Chris Hadfield describes blasting off into space for the first time. Video by Business Insider. In a sit down interview with Business Insider, retired astronaut Chris Hadfield describes the excitement of blasting off into space for the...
Michigan, April 18, 2012. Sitting on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn. Photo by Pete Souza/White HousePORTLAND, Ore. — South Dakota is losing a special distinction. Until Friday it was the only state still awaiting a...