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Politics Jan 21AP Fact Check: Trump spreads distortion at Davos
At Davos, President Donald Trump has shared distortions about his policies and record while attending the World Economic Forum, according to the Associated Press.
Politics Jan 16WATCH: Trump boosts school prayer, faith groups
Under orders from President Donald Trump, nine Cabinet departments proposed rules intended to remove “regulatory burdens” on religious organizations participating in federal programs. At the same time, the Education Department issued its first updated guidance on school prayer since 2003.
Nation Dec 10University of Phoenix agrees to $50M settlement over false ad claims
In 2012, a senior vice president at the university complained to the chief marketing officer that using Adobe in their ad was “smoke & mirrors.”…
Nation Dec 05Tufts University severs ties with family behind OxyContin
Students, faculty and activists have pressured the school to part ways with the Sackler family amid allegations that Purdue Pharma aggressively pushed OxyContin despite its addiction risks.
Education Nov 08Facing lawsuit, DeVos erases student loans for 1,500
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday said she will forgive certain student loans for more than 1,500 borrowers who attended a pair of for-profit colleges that shut down last year.
Education Oct 22Lori Loughlin, other parents charged again in college scheme
In this case, they're accused of paying to get their children admitted to the University of Southern California.
Nation Oct 01Judge rules Harvard is not discriminating against Asian Americans in admissions process
U.S. District Judge Allison D. Burroughs said in her decision that Harvard's admissions process is "not perfect" but passes constitutional muster.
Nation Sep 05Michigan State University fined $4.6 million in Nassar case
The Education Department is fining Michigan State University for failing to respond to sexual assault complaints against Dr. Larry Nassar.
Politics Jun 162020 race brings free college back to the national stage
At least 18 of the Democratic party’s 23 presidential contenders have come out in support of some version of free college.
Education Jun 13Trump administration reviewing foreign funding at U.S. colleges
The U.S. Education Department has opened investigations into foreign funding at Georgetown University and Texas A&M University as part of a broader push to monitor international money flowing to American colleges.