Education

Florida wins its first passing grade on annual gun-safety report card

Florida wins its first passing grade on annual gun-safety report card

Published 08/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Florida earned a passing grade for the first time on an annual gun-safety report card compiled by a prominent advocacy group, [more…]

Bing outage in China was technical error, not censors’ block: source

Bing outage in China was technical error, not censors’ block: source

Published 28/01/2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Search engine Bing’s outage in China last week was a technical error, rather than an intentional censorship block, a source familiar with [more…]

Movement video games boost preschoolers’ exercise

Movement video games boost preschoolers’ exercise

Published 25/01/2019

(Reuters Health) - - Video games with a physical activity component could help young children get more exercise during the school day, a small study [more…]

How the shutdown affects tuition payments and loans

How the shutdown affects tuition payments and loans

Published 23/01/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) - With the partial U.S. government shutdown about a month old, a student showed up at the College of Southern Maryland’s financial aid [more…]

Your Money: Do not let home equity sink your college aid package

Your Money: Do not let home equity sink your college aid package

Published 10/01/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - How U.S. schools calculate financial aid is so confusing that there is an entire industry devoted to unlocking its secrets with [more…]

China police detain students protesting crackdown on Marxist group

China police detain students protesting crackdown on Marxist group

Published 28/12/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese police detained a group of students on Friday who were protesting against a crackdown on a campus Marxist society, whose former [more…]

China orders halt to gene-editing after outcry over babies

China orders halt to gene-editing after outcry over babies

Published 29/11/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The Chinese government on Thursday ordered a temporary halt to research activities for people involved in the editing of human genes, after [more…]

U.S. state spending exceeds $2 trillion in fiscal 2018: report

U.S. state spending exceeds $2 trillion in fiscal 2018: report

Published 15/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. state spending topped $2 trillion for the first time in fiscal 2018, with Medicaid expenditures rising the most along with [more…]

How to make the most of your college tax breaks

How to make the most of your college tax breaks

Published 14/11/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - All that tuition you pay has one silver lining: tax breaks. If you want to make sure to be able to claim [more…]

JPMorgan spreads its urban development money to Paris

JPMorgan spreads its urban development money to Paris

Published 05/11/2018

NEW YORK/PARIS (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N), the biggest U.S. bank by assets, said on Sunday that it has selected impoverished areas around [more…]