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A moment that changed me: my teacher said my work was trite...

I thought I had unleashed the full force of my student intellect in a history essay. The formidable Betty Behrens let me know I did...

UK decision on Covid vaccine boosters expected on Thursday

Javid also says decision imminent on jabs for 12- to 15-year-olds, and children would be allowed final say on whether to have itCoronavirus...

7.0-magnitude earthquake strikes in Mexico near Acapulco;...

The earthquake was felt in Mexico City, which is around 180 miles from Acapulco. One death was reported in Guerrero state.

Carnival docks ship in New Orleans as emergency housing...

Carnival's Glory cruise ship will provide "critical housing support to address emergency needs and to get power restored to the region,"...

Louisiana revokes nursing home licenses after 7 residents...

The seven homes, which all appear to be under the same ownership, failed to have "an evacuation plan that upheld residents' human...

Britney Spears' father files to end conservatorship after...

Jamie Spears' filing says his daughter "is entitled to have this Court now seriously consider whether this conservatorship is no longer...

She promised to change the medical world. Now Elizabeth...

At the heart of the matter are thousands of patients: a mother misled about her pregnancy, a patient told to stop taking heart medication,...

Former NFL running back Clinton Portis pleads guilty in...

The nationwide fraud involving multiple former NFL players resulted in payouts of about $2.5 million from June 2017 to April 2018,...

Michael K. Williams had been open about his struggle with...

"Addiction doesn't go away," Michael K. Williams told The New York Times in 2017. "It's an everyday struggle for me, but I'm fighting."

Howard University cancels classes after ransomware attack

Howard University, one of the largest historically Black schools in the United States, canceled classes Tuesday after a ransomware...

Texas Gov. Abbott signs sweeping voting restrictions bill...

The bill faced months of opposition from Democrats who decried it as Jim Crow 2.0 and fled the state to slow its passage.

Flu season is coming fast and could be miserable, studies...

Health officials are urging people to get their flu shots in an attempt to prevent further strains on hospitals already overwhelmed...

Texas Gov. Abbott defends new abortion law, vows to 'eliminate...

The law bans an abortion as early as six weeks into a pregnancy, before many people are even aware that they are pregnant.

Video shows unruly passenger growling, screaming 'Joe Biden'...

Timothy Armstrong, 61, of Las Vegas, was cited for public intoxication and disorderly conduct on the flight from Los Angeles to Salt...

Monica Lewinsky gets a chance to retell her story. And...

Murphy’s dramatization of the puritanical politics of the 1990s tap dances on a raw nerve.

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