Thousands of students across Tennessee are facing retention as the state released TCAP scores to districts late last week.
Sandra Sanford has a history of culture warrior activism, and social media track record that may make her candidacy for party chair, should she pursue it, deeply divisive.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is projecting that the PACT Act could cause the backlog of claims to double over the next year, reaching as high as 400,000 claims.
Under his May budget plan, Gov. Gavin Newsom wants the UC and CSU to get more state student housing in 2023-24, but the universities would have to borrow the money through bonds. The state would pay the interest on the bonds annually. Legislative analysts say the state may be overcommitting given far lower projected tax revenues.
Dr Vivek Murthy calls on tech companies and policymakers to take ‘immediate action’ to protect children’s mental health Social media use by children and teenagers can pose a “profound risk of harm” to their mental health and wellbeing, the US surgeon general is warning.In a new advisory released on Tuesday, Dr Vivek Murthy calls on tech companies, policymakers and parents to take “immediate action to protect kids now”. He says that in the absence of robust independent research it is impossible...
Appeal court judges have upheld a ban on Thierry Baudet comparing the Dutch government’s coronavirus policy with the Holocaust. Four Jewish survivors of the Second World War and two organisations took legal action against the Forum voor Democratie leader last year over comments he made on Twitter describing unvaccinated people as “the new Jews”. Baudet removed the tweets after a court imposed a conditional penalty of €25,000 for every day that they remained online, but said he would appeal...
Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the presidential candidate for the opposition and leader of the Republican People’s Party (CHP), has called on the Turkish public to support him in the upcoming presidential runoff in order to prevent further deterioration of the economy and stop the depreciation of the Turkish lira, local media reported on Tuesday. Turkey held parliamentary […]
As long as Holyrood greedily hoards power to itself, the public will continue to suffer.
Debt ceiling negotiators are zeroing in on a small list of key issues after President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy met Monday afternoon.
Two months after Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled his plan to transform San Quentin State Prison from a maximum-security prison into a rehabilitation and education facility within the prison system, lawmakers are pushing back saying his proposal lacks a detailed strategy behind it.
Alibaba's CEO Daniel Zhang has long-seen cloud computing as a key part of the e-commerce giant's future.
Diary and wine industries urge Canberra to hold the line in resisting restrictions on using terms feta and proseccoGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAustralian diary farmers and wine producers have urged the government not to make them a “scapegoat” in the final stages of trade negotiations with the European Union.The plea has been sparked by fears Australian producers could be blocked from using the names feta and prosecco as part of a free trade agreement...