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On the whole, economic conditions are looking up for college graduates. But a lot depends on what you study and the level of degree you obtain. Photo by Digital Vision via Getty Images. As high school seniors wait in anticipation for thick envelopes...
A pedestrian carries an Abercrombie and Fitch shopping bag on May 24, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The Supreme Court is weighing a claim over whether teen apparel retailer Abercrombie and Fitch discriminated against a Muslim teenager who wore...
Whether it is a website, gadget or the latest iPhone app, technology is available to simplify almost every part of daily life. A number of new technologies are geared toward older users or connecting caregivers with resources and support. From...
In this photo illustration, network cables are plugged in a server room on Nov. 10, 2014 in New York City. Photo by Michael Bocchieri/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Is President Barack Obama taking over the Internet? Not by a long stretch, but that’...
Artificial intelligence program deep Q-network teaches itself to play classic Atari games like Space Invaders. Video courtesy Google DeepMind with permission from Square Enix Ltd. A new artificial intelligence program from Google DeepMind has...
WASHINGTON — The White House threatened Wednesday to veto a Republican bill to overhaul the widely criticized No Child Left Behind law, calling the effort “a significant step backwards.” The veto threat came as lawmakers were set to...