Study: Over half of for-profit students defaulted on loans

Oct 5, 2017

A government study shows more than half of students who went to for-profit colleges 10 years ago defaulted on their loans

Pamela Adlon found a niche in Hollywood on her own terms

Oct 5, 2017

On the FX comedy 'Better Things,' Pamela Adlon plays a single mom who works steadily in Hollywood but doesn't have the level of fame that makes her a paparazzi magnet _ much like her real life.

Education Department revamps student aid application form

Oct 3, 2017

Education Department unveils federal student aid application form, returns IRS data retrieval tool disabled earlier this year due to security concerns

Vatican urges online protections for kids amid porn scandal

Oct 3, 2017

The Vatican secretary of state is urging law enforcement agencies, governments and social media sites to take responsibility to protect children from online sexual abuse, even as one of his diplomats is caught up in a child porn investigation

Tradition pulls some to Bali volcano, others refuse to leave

Oct 1, 2017

Warnings that a volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali will erupt have caused tens of thousands to flee, but some who survived its last eruption in 1963 refuse to leave the danger zone

US school districts prepare for influx of Puerto Ricans

Oct 1, 2017

School districts on the U.S. mainland for making plans to accommodate a possible influx of students from hurricane-battered Puerto Rico

Germany celebrates 1st same-sex weddings after law change

Oct 1, 2017

A couple from Berlin has become the first in Germany to celebrate a same-sex wedding, after a new law called "marriage for all" came into force Sunday

'Ja' at last: 1st same-sex couples in Germany to wed Sunday

Sep 30, 2017

Forty years after first kiss, German couple plan to be first couple to wed when same-sex marriages become legal

Supreme Court conservatives on rise as important term begins

Sep 29, 2017

Disputes over a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and partisan electoral maps top the Supreme Court's agenda in the first full term of the Trump presidency.

Migrant quest for Mexican dream cut short in quake

Sep 27, 2017

The women working at ABC Toys on the second floor of a nondescript Mexico City building drew so little attention to themselves that when it collapsed in last week's quake few living nearby could recall them

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