Web Tools Take Education to New Limits


Thirty-three-year-old Salman Khan is not your average hedge fund analyst. In fact, he recently quit his job to devote himself to an unpaid job teaching…read more

Dalai Lama Visit Strains US-China Relations


The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, visited with President Obama Thursday, in a low key meeting at the White House. This was the…read more

Obama Touts Stimulus Success Despite Public Doubts


President Barack Obama declared that stimulus legislation passed last year continues to create jobs, even though many Americans doubt that the economy is recovering. Twelve…read more

Recycling School Gives Hope to Trash City Kids


In a place literally called Trash City on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt, Zabeleen kids are starting school to learn what generations in their families…read more

Goldman Sachs Profited From Taxpayer Dollars


Wall Street investment firm Goldman Sachs received $10 million dollars in government money as part of its efforts to help troubled firms recover from last…read more

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