Opinion journalism can rile people up – or it can bring them together.
The best op-ed pages operate like a town square, allowing readers to discuss and debate issues important to their communities and beyond. But many now focus on divisive national political issues.
The black market for stolen personal information motivates most data breaches.
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A thriving black market for stolen personal data makes millions of people vulnerable to spies, spammers, scammers and hackers.
Just feeling that there’s someone out there she can count on can help a mom-to-be.
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Fetal brains are changing rapidly over the course of pregnancy, but so are the brains of mothers-to-be. Neuroscience research shows one way worry can start taking hold – and a simple way to help.
The plan sought to broaden high schools sending students to public colleges in Texas.
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New research shows an ambitious state plan to broaden diversity at public universities is missing the mark when it comes to flagship universities.
The seats in the House chamber will be filled according to elections in the 50 states.
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The US Census Bureau has announced which states will gain and lose representation in Congress as a result of the 2020 census. Here's how it makes the calculations.
MRNA is an important messenger, carrying the instructions for life from DNA to the rest of the cell.
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Recently in the spotlight for its role in the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, mRNA is not a new invention. It's a crucial messenger molecule at work every day in every cell in your body.
The chivalrous peasant teenager Joan of Arc is a hero of French independence.
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Chivalry is not an elite men's club. Women have always been involved.
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is seen being interviewed by Oprah Winfrey.
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Canadians who support the monarchy will likely not be swayed by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s revelations about racism within 'The Firm.' Instead, they'll become more defensive of the Royal Family.
Stacked disasters – like a winter storm that damages a water system during a pandemic – can provide lessons for the next time around.
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Shoring up surveillance and response systems and learning lessons from how the COVID-19 pandemic unfolded will help the world be ready the next time around.
Texas’ announced it is ending its COVID-19 restrictions. Its vaccination rate is among the lowest in the U.S., and its case numbers are still high.
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The COVID-19 case spike in the summer of 2020 and earlier attempts to rely on personal responsibility, like wearing seat belts, showed that mandates make a difference.
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene speaks to the press after the House voted to remove her from committee assignments.
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When far-right and far-left politicians get most of the media attention, it hurts democracy.
Prison inmates hold a meeting on addiction in May 2016 at the York Community Reintegration Center in Niantic, Connecticut.
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Many people who are incarcerated have problems with substance abuse, which often may have led to their incarceration. A lack of health insurance often impedes their ability to get treatment.
Roses are red, thieving birds are blue. My neck is aching, are you uncomfortable too?
The view of Valentine's Day as a day for lovers can be traced back to two medieval poets who stood up for romance and the freedom to choose.
Jeff Bezos reshaped retail as CEO of Amazon.
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Jeff Bezos announced he's stepping down as CEO, almost 27 years after he founded the company as an online bookstore.
Pro-Trump rioters trying to enter Capitol building. A recent poll showed that up to one-fifth of Americans supported the assault on the Capitol.
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To repair the public's dwindling trust in the federal government, politicians must recommit to the impartial cooperation that bolsters political institutions.
President Biden, 78, is America’s oldest president. His nominee for secretary of transportation, Pete Buttigieg, is half his age.
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Millennials and boomers advising Biden can look for common ground on climate change, student loan debt and other key issues.
Maria Saravia, a worker at the University of Southern California’s Keck Hospital, adjusts her mother’s mask before her COVID-19 vaccination.
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Getting a vaccine is proving difficult for many older people now, but the mad rush for the vaccine won't last long. Many people don't want to get one at all, and that will impede herd immunity.
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Lahan gambut di seluruh dunia punya jumlah karbon besar dan bisa menjaga Bumi dari pemanasan. Namun, meningkatnya suhu dan penggunaan berlebihan dapat mengubah fungsinya.
Pets can develop separation anxiety when their people are suddenly gone.
Alleviating separation anxiety is about changing the owner's behavior, too.
Many older adults are learning new digital skills to help them socialize virtually.
Older adults – despite their awareness of increased risk of COVID-19 – are not reporting more feelings of anxiety, anger or stress than younger age groups.