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A few tidbits from the editor after a long wet spring … Unvites. I recently enjoyed a fascinating panel discussion on Protesting the Podium: Campus Disinvitations sponsored by the Bipartisan Policy Center. The panelists were former U.S. Sen. Bob Kerrey, Harvard professor Harvey C. Mansfield, Middlebury College professor Matthew J. Dickinson and Wesleyan University president... Read more »

Minneapolis police officer Amy Krekelberg won $585,000 in a jury verdict this week, including $300,000 in punitive damages, after suing the city and two officers over unauthorized access to a government database of driver’s license information, Wired reported.

WARNING: The video below contains images of injured turtles and internal anatomy
All species of sea turtles are threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act. See how Dr. Brian Stacy, a veterinarian who works with the National Sea Turtle Program, examines sea turtle health, welfare, and mortality. Part of his work involves investigating causes of sea turtle strandings. About a third of all the green…

The project’s reversal of fortunes has angered environmentalists and focused attention on an unusual connection between a Chilean billionaire and President Trump’s family.

A retired Massachusetts State Police trooper was sentenced Monday in connection with collecting more than $29,000 in an overtime abuse scandal first uncovered by 5 Investigates.

From ancient city walls to the country’s first craft brewery, Jiangsu, China, is a must-visit province just outside of Shanghai.

Washington, DC-- Today, following coverage of inhumane conditions in detention camps and the increasingly cruel practices of the Trump administration toward migrants on the US-Mexico border, Trump’s Acting Customs and

The House Financial Services Committee chairwoman's amendment to the financial services appropriations bill to block funding for enforcement of Reg BI was approved by the House Rules Committee late Monday.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs and contact the firm for a free repair parts kit.

The Air Force is trying to expand its warfare training zone in Nevada, closing off parts of a wildlife refuge.

The decision out of the 8th Circuit ties together the influential Supreme Court decisions known as Fifth Third v. Dudenhoeffer and Tibble v. Edison.

How to create a live event. Live from Berlin hosted by Dave Shapton

The world is changing fast. Everything is getting connected. The connected home – the smart fridge, the smart thermostat, the smart TV – will soon be a

We deserve to hear what presidential candidates plan to do about the climate crisis -- demand the Democratic National Committee devotes one of the upcoming debates to climate change!

Meat alternatives are making a lot of headlines lately as Beyond Meat debuts on the NASDAQ and Impossible Burger lands in more fast food chains. Now, San Francisco-based start-up Wild Type has unveiled lab-grown fish. Co-founders Aryé Elfenbein and Justin Kolbeck joined Cheddar to talk about their cell-grown salmon and the next chapter of fish production.

Steven Pinker, the Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology, points to a number of instances where the use of anecdotes over data creates a false narrative.

BBA membership includes on-demand access to our Learn Online library of videos and materials from more than 100 of the BBA’s recent educational programs. Below are the most recent recordings. Tr...

A Staffordshire, England-based quarry formerly operated by Aggregate Industries has been restored to a wetland habitat in conjunction with the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust.

The partnership gives TV buyers cross-platform access to more than 600 publishers offering video inventory through SpotX across all screens and streams.

There's a clear correlation between discrimination and substance abuse, writes Dr. Michael Murphy.

When jazz met classical music in a modernist cathedral there were some truly impressive results from this large-scale project.

MassDevelopment has issued an $8,916,000 tax-exempt bond on behalf of Bancroft School, an independent day school in Worcester. The school will use bond proceeds to complete a range of capital improvements to its campus and buy new furniture, fixtures, and equipment for campus facilities. JP Morgan Chase purchased the bond, which will also be used to refinance previously issued debt
Using bond proceeds, Bancroft School plans…

Parexel and CluePoints to use CSM solutions for preclinical and clinical risk-based monitoring, after regulatory guidelines impact mutual acceptance of data across the US, EU and Japan.

WuXi Clinical is expanding therapeutically - investing ‘heavily’ in oncology, CNS, GI - and plans to continue growing geographically as well, with a mission to bridge the gap between China and the rest of the world.

Iqvia today launched a new “patient centered endpoints” solution, which captures the patient experience during clinical trials and real world studies, says SVP.

3Q already supports about $1.3 billion in annual digital media spend on behalf of its clients in 165 countries. The expansion positions 3Q for international growth, expanding the number of offices
from 10 to 12.

Fifty years after the historic Stonewall riots, emails released under the Freedom of Information Act show how Trump administration officials reacted to the first flying of the gay pride flag at a national monument.

The U.S. Census Bureau counts the number of Americans every ten years. The same government agency also asks a lot of questions of those people, such as how many bathrooms are in their house and whe…

Halfway through 2019, giving real-time feedback has emerged as one of the most popular trends in the global work environment. According to the Randstad Work is a social platform for creative and collaborative research.

The combination will form the largest gambling operation in the U.S., with about 60 owned, operated and managed casino-resorts across 16 states.

Today’s gym members are demanding sophisticated exercise entertainment, like cardio machine touchscreens, a library of TV shows, and on-demand classes.