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Facebook will stop rewarding click-bait headlines in the News Feed. Photo by Denis Charlet/AFP/Getty Images. Facebook announced in a blog post Monday that it would change its algorithm to reduce the amount of click-bait in the News Feed, and improve...
The Marshall University campus in Huntington W. Va. has always enrolled a high percentage of adult students, according to Tammy Johnson, the school’s's director of admissions. But now the university is doing more targeted recruitment of those...
U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, seen here in a 2012 file photo, won his primary in Tennessee by only 38 votes. Photo by Chris Maddaloni/CQ Roll Call NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Republican state senator who challenged scandal-plagued U.S. Rep. Scott...
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends 8.5 to 9.5 hours of sleep for middle school and high school students. They say that pushing back school start times is a way to ensure students get the proper rest. Photo by Flickr user D. Sharon Pruitt...
A widow(er) who has contributed to the Social Security system for years could lose his or her benefits if spousal benefits are higher than his or her own retirement benefit. Is that fair, readers ask Larry Kotlikoff? Photo by Flickr user Davicianci...
President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and daughter Malia walk off Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland Sunday upon their return from their annual summer vacation at Martha’s Vineyard. Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images...