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When Cass Tech High School’s Performing Arts teacher, Mrs. Marilyn G. McCormick, and her students heard that parts of Detroit’s beloved Heidelberg Project had been burned down, they created “The Experience Up From the Ashes,...
The Washington Post announced today that CEO and Publisher Katharine Weymouth — the granddaughter of former publisher Katharine Graham — will leave the newspaper on Oct. 1. Fred Ryan, a co-founder of Politico, will replace her. Weymouth...
A Frankfurt court has temporarily banned ridesharing service Uber from being used in Germany. A spokesperson for the court said on Tuesday that Uber violates the country’s Passenger Transportation Act. The service is suspended nationwide...
Larry Kotlikoff details the best Social Security collection strategy for a 62-year-old husband, 44-year-old wife and five-year-old son. Photo by Flickr user evilpeacock. Larry Kotlikoff’s Social Security original 34 “secrets”, his...
Football may have replaced baseball as America’s pastime, but it’s also become a sport mired in controversy — from the reported risks of concussions to the off-field behavior of its players. But author Mark Edmundson says the game can also be...
Ukrainian troops stand guard at the headquarters of the Ukrainian army’s Anti-Terrorist Operation, ATO, near the eastern Ukrainian city of Izyum, near Donetsk, on June 20, 2014. Photo by Sergey Bobok/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Confronted by...