A massive overhaul of math instruction in U.S. schools will be necessary if students are to achieve the skills and understanding required in today's high-tech world, according to a long-awaited report from the National Research Council, released Tuesday.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) - The president of the University of California system reiterated his call for a new college entry exam to replace the SAT, while the head of the company that owns the popular exam defended it as the "best test in the world."
WASHINGTON (AP) - From bloodshed in the Bible and the combat of the Crusades to today's terrorist attacks in the United States and suicide bombings in the Mideast, violence in the name of religion has a long history.
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL - The perception that women are scarce leads men to become impulsive, save less, and increase borrowing, according to new research from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management.
The proposed merger of America Online and Time Warner anticipates an age when high-speed Internet access is everything, a conduit for almost all of the entertainment, communications and information that people consume.
CROSBY - The Cuyuna Range Women's Club will hold its annual fall dinner at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2, in the St. Joseph's Catholic Church Hall, Crosby.
HONOLULU (AP) - The Minnesota Gophers women's volleyball team lost to the University of California-Santa Barbara in the NCAA West Regional semifinal Thursday night, 3-1.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities are investigating whether a college freshman intentionally drove his car into a crowd of people near the school, killing four and wounding another person.
Don't let this dampen your Valentine's Day, but the fact is, scientists are still trying to figure out what's so great about sex.
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