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Boston’s kindergartners start year with $50 savings account for post-high school education

Kindergartners in Boston’s public school system will begin the year with $50 in a savings account they can put towards pursuing higher educatio...

Boston’s kindergartners start year with $50 savings account for post-high school education

Source: usatoday.com

All Boston Kindergartners to receive $50 savings accounts at start of school year The mayor of Boston announced Monday that every kindergartener in the city’s public school system will receive a savings account, complete with a starting $50 balance this fall at beginning of the sch...
11:34, 2019-09-10

Want To Set Up An SBI Savings Plus Account? Here's All You Need To Know SBI interest rate: Customers also required to maintain a monthly average balance (MAB) for State Bank of India's (SBI) savings plus account. SBI interest rate: SBI offers an interest rate of 3.5 per.....
08:00, 2019-07-17

If You Have a Disability, Consider an ABLE Savings Account If you have a disability, you may be missing out on a way to save money. ABLE savings accounts allow someone with a disability to save for their financial needs—without having that savings disqualify ...
19:17, 2019-06-13

All You Need To Know About SBI's Zero Balance Savings Account According to SBI, zero balance savings accounts are primarily meant for economically weaker sections of society to encourage them to start saving without any burden of charges or fees....
16:51, 2019-06-08

Back to school, and back to another year of our dumb education funding system The property tax-dependent education funding system creates a massive disconnect between the consumers of education and those providing it, Jake Novak writes....
23:51, 2019-09-04

How to Choose a High-Yield Savings Account There are plenty of places worth investing your money for long-term growth. But what about short-term savings? Shouldn’t you be able to earn a little something extra on that, too?...
19:17, 2019-06-17

17 Products to Help You Start the School Year With a Tidy, Stylish Desk Whether you’re heading back to school, or are just sick of your messy desk, these products can keep your clutter under control, and they can do it in style....
03:34, 2019-08-13

Want To Open A Zero Balance Savings Account? Here's What Top Banks Offer Major commercial banks such as public sector lender State Bank of India (SBI) and its private sector peer HDFC Bank offer zero balance accounts such as BSBD accounts....
15:00, 2019-08-11

Key Things To Know About SBI's Basic Savings Bank Deposit Account SBI's zero balance account: A basic RuPay ATM-cum-debit card is issued free of cost and no annual maintenance charge is applied. The receipt/ credit of money through electronic payment channels like.....
12:34, 2019-05-24

SBI Savings Plus Account: Eligibility, Interest Rates And Other Details SBI Savings Plus Account: Customers are required to maintain a monthly average balance (MAB) for this account. Monthly Average Balance (MAB) is the sum of all the end of day closing balance divided by...
19:51, 2019-05-28

SBI Small Savings Account: Eligibility, Interest Rates And Other Details SBI offers the same interest rate on small account as those on regular savings bank accounts. The bank offers an interest rate of 3.5 per cent per annum on deposits less than Rs. 1 lakh....
22:51, 2019-08-04

How To Open Regular Savings Account In Post Office? Other Details Here India Post pays interest at the rate of 4 per cent per annum on deposit in its savings account in the current quarter, according to India Post. A savings account can also be opened jointly by two or.....
22:00, 2019-08-13

Airtel Payments Bank Launches Bharosa Savings Account, Details Here Airtel Payments Bank said it aims to create formal banking behaviours of usage and transactions through a bank account, all accessed through a point more close to the underserved....
08:17, 2019-09-18

American Express has a high-yield account to earn 20 times more on savings, and anyone can open it for as little as $1 Westend61/Getty American Express' high-yield savings account rivals that of its online-only competitors. American Express' Personal Savings Account requires $0 to open, levies no monthly fees, and ea...
23:34, 2019-06-29

A high-yield savings account helps money earn up to 200 times more, and there are 5 times using one is a no-brainer Westend61/Getty A high-yield savings account is a good place to store money for short-term needs. Dozens of banks offer high-yield savings accounts with varying interest rates for different balance ...
01:00, 2019-07-10

Back-to-School Sales Tax ‘Holidays’ Lure Shoppers Despite Slim Savings “People who won’t walk across the street to save $5 on a pair of pants will take a day off from work to take advantage of a sales-tax holiday,” a tax expert said....
16:01, 2019-07-19

Back to school: Are parents tapping college savings in 529 plans for private K-12 tuition? Withdrawals from 529 plans can now be used for private K-12 tuition instead of just college expenses. Have parents changed how they use the funds?       ...
18:00, 2019-09-08

Walmart laptop sale: back-to-school savings on Dell, Samsung, Acer and more Summer is almost over, and that means a new school season is upon us. To help you ease into the new year, Walmart is having a back-to-school sale on top brand laptops that are perfect for students. Yo...
19:00, 2019-07-31

Assistant U.S. Education Secretary visits Tucson’s University High School TUCSON- Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump visited University High School in Tucson Monday morning as part as the department’s 2019 national Back to School Tour. University High S...
05:17, 2019-09-17

School closures triple in Central and Western Africa as education comes under fire A surge in “deliberate” attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling in school closures in the last year and left almost two million youngsters “robb...
18:17, 2019-08-23

Illinois passes bipartisan law to allow hunting education classes in school curriculum Wedged in among the basics of science, math and English, a new bipartisan measure in Illinois now gives school districts the option to build hunting safety education into the daily curriculum....
23:51, 2019-07-31

State Education Department ordered Jewish school to accept unvaccinated kids Amid a record-setting nationwide measles outbreak driven largely by New York cases, the state ordered a Long Island school to accept unvaccinated kids into its classes and after-school activities. The...
04:51, 2019-06-02

Teenager who went viral after arguing with his teacher that there are only two genders barred from returning to the school to finish his education A teenager who went viral after arguing with his teacher that there are only two genders will not be allowed to return to the school where he filmed the confrontation....
09:34, 2019-07-03

With half of Somaliland children not in school, UNICEF and partners launch education access programme Access to education in Somaliland is extremely limited, with more than 50 per cent of children in Somaliland out of school. In an effort to address the problem, the UN children’s fund, UNICEF, has par...
22:51, 2019-07-13

Marcus, Ally cut yields on savings accounts. Is the high-yield savings rate war over? Marcus – the retail bank arm of Goldman Sachs – and Ally Bank both lowered the yield on their savings accounts. Are other banks next?       ...
21:51, 2019-06-28

If Buying a Home Seems Impossible, Create a Three-Year Savings Plan Conversations between homeowners and renters sometimes go like this: The homeowner will ask the renter why they waste their money on rent when their monthly payment could go toward owning a home. The ...
03:00, 2019-09-12

Thousands Of US Kindergartners Unvaccinated Without Waivers COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — States are heatedly debating whether to make it more difficult for students to avoid vaccinations for religious or philosophical reasons amid the worst measles outbreak in decade...
15:51, 2019-05-28

7-Year-Old Surprised With Free Trip to Disney World After Giving Up His Savings to Feed Hurricane Dorian Evacuees For two years, 7-year-old Jermaine Bell saved roughly $100 to help fund his family’s dream vacation to the Happiest Place on Earth—Disney World. But with South Carolina’s Hurricane Dorian evacuees in ...
03:00, 2019-09-11

Battle over education Arizona education vouchers grows PHOENIX (AP) – A Republican state representative and Arizona’s Democratic superintendent of public instruction are sparring over a backlog of pending applications from families for private...
07:17, 2019-07-22

Help Your Tot Start Preschool Right With These School Day Essentials I was more nervous about my daughter’s first day of preschool than she was. It was her first exposure to school. Her first teachers. Her first circle time. Next thing you know, she’ll be off to colleg...
09:17, 2019-08-23

When does school start? First day of classes by district TUCSON — Grab your notebooks, pens and backpacks – school is back in session! News 4 Tucson has gathered a list of school district start dates in hopes to reduce your back to school stress. Whet...
22:51, 2019-07-16

JPMorgan to shutter its smartphone bank account a year after nationwide launch JPMorgan Chase & Co said on Thursday it is closing down its smartphone bank account called "Finn", which was aimed at young adults, a year after its nationwide launch....
16:34, 2019-06-06

Mayor Gives Out Viagra to Citizens: Start Having Sex or The School Gets It A small village in France, about 50 miles southeast of Paris is facing a population decline that has put the future of the town’s schoolhouse at risk. And the mayor has proposed a simple solution—eve...
07:34, 2019-05-25

Back to school bedtimes: start early (KOB) It’s not an easy task getting your kid’s sleeping schedule ready for school. Kim Ison, the owner of Beginning Steps Daycare, sees children everyday. Their sleep schedule isn’t ...
21:00, 2019-08-07

To Meme, or Not to Meme? Meet the 26-Year-Old Woman Behind SparkNotes’ Genius Twitter Account When people think of their high school English classes, a few things usually tend to come to mind: memorizing sonnets, slogging through long novels with arcane language, and — of course — ...
19:00, 2019-07-31

Back to school: The CDC wants you to put this in your kid's backpack this year Back to school season is officially here, and federal health officials are recommending parents and caregivers to take an extra step to ensure their child’s safety. ...
16:51, 2019-09-03

How to Help Teachers Get Classroom Supplies Before the New School Year It’s back-to-school shopping season, and not just for parents. A whopping 98 percent of teachers are responsible for purchasing their own classroom supplies without being reimbursed, the New York Time...
05:34, 2019-08-15

10-year-old fatally hit by Brooklyn car just missed his school bus The 10-year-old boy fatally struck by an out-of-control SUV as he waited for a city bus in Brooklyn had just missed his school bus home, his grieving parents said Wednesday. “He said he was going to t...
06:00, 2019-09-12

New school year opens with controversies and questions With the Department of Education agitating for fundamental changes at the nation’s largest school system, more than 1 million kids and their parents will enter a new academic school year Thursda...
02:17, 2019-09-05

Big investment banks have worst start to year since 2006 The world's largest investment banks have had their worst start to a year since 2006, according to the latest data published by industry analyst Coalition on Thursday....
04:51, 2019-09-05

A teacher’s five tips for this year’s high school juniors I wished, 15 years in, that I would have placed a quick pause on my introductory lesson for American Lit and instead begun a little life chat. So here you go....
13:34, 2019-09-11

School Teacher In Assam Tries To Sacrifice 3-Year-Old With A Sword A school teacher and his family allegedly tried to sacrifice a three-year-old in their house in Udalguri district of Assam on Saturday, but locals intervened and immediately informed the police and......
01:00, 2019-07-07

8-year-old shot dead near St. Louis high school An 8-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured in a shooting near a preseason high school football event Friday night in St. Louis, and investigators are looking for whoever fired t...
15:17, 2019-08-25

6-year-old designs T-shirt to battle school bullying One young boy in Georgia plans to make a special fashion statement for the first day of a new school year, rocking a bright orange T-shirt with the text “I will be your friend” to battle school bullyi...
06:17, 2019-08-06

11-year-old boy slashes teen near Brooklyn school: cops An 11-year-old boy is in custody after slashing a teen boy on the face in Brooklyn, police said. The slashing occurred just after 9 a.m. on MacDonough Street between Marcy and Thompkins avenues in Bed...
02:34, 2019-08-29

TUSD: Teacher salary increases for new school year TUCSON – Tucson Unified School District teachers will see a pay raise this new school year, the district announced Tuesday night. The Tucson Unified School District Governing Board approved the 2019-2...
19:34, 2019-07-10

Facebook to Start Testing 'GlobalCoin' Cryptocurrency This Year: Report The company plans to setup a digital payment system in more than 12 countries by the first quarter of 2020, and it looks to start testing in the later part of 2019....
17:17, 2019-05-24

How one of Yankees’ top pitching prospects fared in first Double-A start of year Yankees top pitching prospect Deivi Garcia needed a whopping 96 pitches to complete just four innings of work.  From start to finish, he allowed five walks, two singles, and one grand slam following a...
21:34, 2019-05-21

Trump will decide whether to extend START treaty 'next year': official U.S. President Donald Trump will not decide until next year whether he will extend a nuclear treaty with Russia, a White House aide said on Wednesday....
18:51, 2019-05-29

Meet the 27-year-old set to be India's first woman to co-found a $1 billion start-up At 27, Ankiti Bose is already the CEO of online shopping site Zilingo, and on course to become the first Indian woman to co-found a $1 billion start-up....
15:34, 2019-05-23

CME to start offering options on bitcoin futures early next year CME Group, the world's largest futures exchange operator, said on Friday it plans to launch options on its bitcoin futures contracts in the first quarter of 2020, giving traders another way to hedge t...
23:51, 2019-09-20

Highfields spinoff Solel Partners to start trading later this year Solel Partners is expected to start trading with more than $400 million in capital later this year, after the new hedge fund received commitments from pensions, endowments and the founders' former......
22:00, 2019-06-20

A fossil captured an entire school of 50-million-year-old fish (Mizumoto et al., Proc Royal Soc B, 2019) A slab of limestone from the Green River Formation caught a whole school of fish. Researchers don't know how the fish got flattened so suddenly, but one hyp...
22:17, 2019-06-03

Carranza says gifted, talented programs safe for this school year The Department of Education’s gifted and talented programs are safe — for now. Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza on Tuesday told WNYC’s Brian Lehrer that the system would remain intact f...
12:51, 2019-09-04

Euphoria review – dizzying high school drama is one of year's best Zendaya plays a student battling addiction in a Drake-produced series that manages to bring both style and substanceDespite the 13-plus reasons why Netflix teen series 13 Reasons Why was unquestionabl...
09:01, 2019-06-14

6-year-old boy dies while standing in lunch line at Bronx school A 6-year-old boy whose throat was slashed by his mother in April died at his Bronx school Friday while suffering breathing problems standing in line for lunch in the cafeteria, police and sources said...
22:00, 2019-06-14

Girl, 6, Raped By Three 10-Year-Old Boys In Chhattisgarh School: Police A Class I student of a government school in Chattisgarh's capital Raipur was raped allegedly by three 10-year-old schoolmates, police said on Friday....
19:17, 2019-08-23

17-year-old cheerleader dies after collapsing on high school track A high school cheerleading captain in Georgia died after collapsing on a track during a dance team workout session, her devastated relatives and school officials said. Elyse Purefoy, 17, died on the w...
15:51, 2019-06-11

6-year-old who died in school cafeteria remembered as cheerful, respectful Investigators were still determining what caused the boy’s death, and whether it was connected with a throat-slash injury he’d suffered in April, allegedly at the hands of his mother, Shanice Martin, ...
18:51, 2019-06-16

Beyond Meat to start plant-based meats production in Europe next year Vegan burger maker Beyond Meat Inc said on Tuesday it would begin making its plant-based meats in Europe next year, in an effort to expand production outside the United States....
15:51, 2019-05-28

Majority of parents consider back-to-school season the most stressful time of the year It’s not only students who are stressed about school: Six in 10 parents are so worried about their child that they’ve lost sleep in the back-to-school season....
21:34, 2019-07-24

Instead of school supplies, this year I’m shopping for a bulletproof backpack | Judi Zirin After so many school shootings, I’m not worried my kid won’t fit in – I’m praying he won’t be carried outI have always loved the end of summer’s lazy promise of infinite possibility, the late August b...
16:00, 2019-08-31

Bronx middle school teacher allegedly raped 13-year-old student A Bronx middle school teacher is accused of raping a 13-year-old student four times and attempting suicide by downing over-the-counter medication while the cops were looking for him, sources told The ...
19:00, 2019-05-29

Lori Loughlin Due in Court as Admissions Scandal Looms Over New School Year No college found itself as deeply embroiled in the scandal as U.S.C. Months after the case began, nearly 20 of its students remain in limbo about their futures....
17:00, 2019-08-27

Kentucky high school teacher charged with raping 15-year-old student A high school science teacher in Kentucky was busted for having sex with a 15-year-old boy in her car and at her home over summer break, authorities said. Kendall Burk, 23, has been removed from Grant...
23:17, 2019-08-23

Back-to-school spending won't give retailers much of a boost this year, survey says Consumers shopping for back-to-school clothing, school supplies and electronics are expected to spend $27.8 billion this year, up just 1.8% from 2018, according to a new survey from Deloitte....
06:51, 2019-07-10

Bronx middle school teacher charged with raping 13-year-old student A Bronx middle school teacher who allegedly forced himself on a 13-year-old student has been charged with rape, police said Thursday. Jonathan Pol, 28, a teacher at the Mott Hall Community School, was...
01:00, 2019-05-31

For kids' clothes, no one retailer has the lock on back-to-school season this year No company has the majority of share of the estimated $34 billion U.S. children's clothing industry. Carter's ended 2018 with the biggest stake, 9.4%....
18:00, 2019-08-08

UPDATE 1-Beyond Meat to start plant-based meats production in Europe next year Vegan burger maker Beyond Meat Inc said on Tuesday it would begin making its plant-based meats in Europe next year, in an effort to expand production outside the United States....
17:34, 2019-05-28

England pair Owen Farrell and George Ford to start together for first time in over a year Owen Farrell and George Ford will this weekend start a Test together for the first time in over a year after they were both named in England's team to face Ireland....
23:17, 2019-08-22

Apple Might Start Ditching Its Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Laptop Keyboards Later This Year There hasn’t been an Apple product as universally maligned and hated as the company’s low profile butterfly keyboards since the Newton PDA. Introduced in 2015 to help MacBooks achieve thinner designs,...
21:51, 2019-07-04

American Eagle to start selling cannabis-based balms, lotions this year American Eagle Outfitters Inc will start selling cannabidiol (CBD)-infused personal care products in the United States later this year, entering a market that has seen booming demand among the appare...
22:34, 2019-07-11

Summer camp costing you a fortune? Now's the time to start planning for next year While it may be too late to curb camp costs this summer, now is actually a good time to start taking steps to trim your camp tab for next year.       ...
02:34, 2019-08-09

Lori Loughlin Appeared in Court as Admissions Scandal Looms Over New School Year No college found itself as deeply embroiled in the scandal as U.S.C. Months after the case began, nearly 20 of its students remain in limbo about their futures....
01:00, 2019-08-28

This high school football team never tackled in practice last year. Then it won a state title. As participation numbers decline and head-injury concerns rise, New Jersey has adopted an aggressive player-safety measure inspired by an undefeated state championship team....
11:00, 2019-08-28

Black-ish’s Marcus Scribner Launches Campaign to Help Families in Need Kick Off the School Year After spending my adolescent summers terrorizing swimming pools and basketball courts, I have fond memories of making my triumphant return to school. I couldn’t wait to stunt on my classmates with my ...
05:34, 2019-08-09

Black-ish's Marcus Scribner Launches Campaign to Help Families in Need Kick Off the School Year After spending my adolescent summers terrorizing swimming pools and basketball courts, I have fond memories of making my triumphant return to school. I couldn’t wait to stunt on my classmates with my ...
20:34, 2019-08-08

Meet the 27-year-old who raised $96 million to make video gaming a high school sport "We really believe PlayVS will be not only a generational gaming product, but also a 100 million-plus user subscription business," founder Delane Parnell says....
21:51, 2019-09-18

Member of Parliament leaves 10-year-old son at UK prime minister's residence in school closure protest It's no accident that an English woman left her 10-year-old son and some of his school friends on the steps of 10 Downing Street in London, which serves as the home of the United Kingdom's prime minis...
18:34, 2019-07-06

Students Boycott Classes on the First Day of the School Year in Hong Kong’s Latest Democracy Protest The Demosisto party of high-profile activist Joshua Wong called a student strike Monday—the first day of the new school year—in a bid to maintain momentum in Hong Kong’s intensifying...
06:17, 2019-09-02

Opinion: Phillies go old-school by bringing back 75-year-old Charlie Manuel to save season The Phillies, who have slipped in the standings, have turned to former manager and 75-year-old Charlie Manuel in hopes of reviving the offense.       ...
04:00, 2019-08-14

Cheeky finish: high school footballer scores 'goal of the year' with backside – video Caleb Dokter, who plays for the Western Christian Boys Soccer team, scored the somewhat unconventional goal during his team’s 10-0 victory over Missouri Valley in the top division of Iowa’s High Schoo...
12:17, 2019-05-22

Top Texas high school football referee hit with one-year suspension for making racist comments Mike Atkinson, a high school football official for 45 years, was recorded using racial slur and won't be allowed to work any games in 2019 season.        ...
06:34, 2019-06-05

Victims of El Paso shooting included mother shielding son from bullets, teen about to start sophomore year The victims of the mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas on Saturday included a mother shielding her 2-year-old son from the barrage of bullets and a teenager just weeks away from starting his ...
04:17, 2019-08-05

Ansu Fati: Barcelona's 16-year-old rising star scores and assists in lighting start vs Valencia Ansu Fati's sensational start to life in the Barcelona first team continued on Saturday night as he scored and assisted within the opening seven minutes against Valencia at Camp Nou....
01:51, 2019-09-15

CFE'S MARCH VOLUME UP 22% OVER THE PREVIOUS MONTH, DOWN COMPARED TO YEAR AGO; Trading in CBOE Mini-VIX Futures Off to Strong Start CHICAGO, April 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that trading volume during March 2009 totaled 50,271 contracts, an increase of 22 percent from 41,051 contracts traded dur...
07:34, 2019-05-24

Microsoft wants to start marketing Microsoft 365 as a single product in its new fiscal year Microsoft is stepping up its efforts to market Microsoft 365 -- its subscription bundle of Windows 10, Office 365 and Enterprise Mobility + Security -- in a more integrated way. And it's reorganizing ...
22:17, 2019-07-02

'Words and pictures matter': Two Alaska 13-year-olds arrested for middle school shooting plans, police say Alaska authorities arrested two 13-year-old students for planning to bring a gun to their school and shoot people, the Juneau Police Department said.        ...
04:00, 2019-08-26

Fantasy Football Week 1 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Get off to a winning start with Lamar Jackson We haven't seen many quarterbacks with the kind of potential to do damage with their legs like Lamar Jackson, Jamey Eisenberg thinks we could see the best of him in Week 1 against the Dolphins....
15:17, 2019-09-06

Fantasy Football Week 1 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Start fast with Lamar Jackson We haven't seen many quarterbacks with the kind of potential to do damage with their legs like Lamar Jackson, Jamey Eisenberg thinks we could see the best of him in Week 1 against the Dolphins....
03:51, 2019-09-05

Tates Creek Elementary School Named National Green Ribbon School LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Lexington Elementary School is turning heads nationally for going green and this year alone, saved Fayette County School District about $18,000 for their efforts. Tate...
21:17, 2019-05-28

Colorado school officials ask voters to consider tearing down, rebuilding Columbine High School Twenty years after infamous U.S. massacre, Columbine High School faces scrutiny of another kind: Whether it should be torn down and replaced.        ...
11:34, 2019-06-07

Colorado school district says won't tear down Columbine High School, site of massacre Colorado school officials on Wednesday abandoned a $60 million proposal to raze and rebuild Columbine High School in an effort to discourage unwanted attention at the site of one the deadliest school ...
06:34, 2019-07-25

School uniforms are on the rise — even for toddlers — and it’s changing back-to-school shopping Walmart, Target and Amazon are selling their own brands of polo shirts, pleated skirts and khakis, while Old Navy has “uniform hubs” in all 1,100 of its U.S. stores....
17:51, 2019-08-22

N4T School Supply Drive: Flowing Wells Unified School District TUCSON- News 4 Tucson collected school donations for the Flowing Wells Unified School District on Wednesday. An eighth-grade science teacher in the district said that teachers can run out of supplies ...
07:17, 2019-07-25

Texas high school student arrested after hitting principal, threatening school shooting A Texas high school student was arrested on Tuesday after he assaulted his principal, a police officer and threatened to use a gun to start a school shooting, reports say....
19:51, 2019-09-22

Probably Awesome! The Kid Who Left High School To Go To Hockey School In Like Canada Or Vermont Seems To Be In Some Sort Of Pre-NHL League Now While we don’t know enough about how the hockey world works to be 100% sure, here’s some news that seems like it’s pretty great: The kid who left high school to go to hockey school in, like, Canada or...
20:17, 2019-05-21

School district considers tearing down Columbine High School due to increase in 'morbid fascination' Jeffco School District in Colorado is asking the community for their opinion on whether Columbine High School should be torn down and rebulit due to the increase of others 'morbid fascination' with th...
11:17, 2019-06-07

Texas high school student arrested after allegedly hitting principal, threatening school shooting A Texas high school student was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly assaulting his principal, a police officer and threatening to use a gun in a school shooting, reports said....
20:51, 2019-09-22

Stephen Colbert on Trump: 'Old-school racism minus the school' Late-night hosts continued to discuss the US president’s racist tweets and his attempts to prove that they were not racistLate-night hosts spent a second night disparaging Donald Trump over his racist...
22:17, 2019-07-17

School uniforms are on the rise, and it’s changing back-to-school shopping Walmart, Target and Amazon are selling their own brands of polo shirts, pleated skirts and khakis, while Old Navy has “uniform hubs” in all 1,100 of its U.S. stores....
09:51, 2019-09-03

CEO tried to pay off lunch debt for students at one school district; school board says no Todd Carmichael wanted to cover the cost of lunch bills of students in one Pennsylvania school district whose parents were behind on lunch bills.        ...
18:51, 2019-07-24

N4T School Supply Drive: Amphitheater Unified School District TUCSON- News 4 Tucson continued its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply Drive Tuesday at Amphitheater Unified School District’s La Cima Middle School.  Leslie Ferre is a teacher at the school...
23:51, 2019-07-23

N4T School Supply Drive: Marana Unified School District MARANA- News 4 Tucson kicked off its 3rd annual News 4 Tucson School Supply drive Monday, beginning with Marana Unified School District. Butterfield Elementary School principal Joshua Bayne said that ...
04:17, 2019-07-23

Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt William Thomas Cain/ Getty Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents, threatening to place their children in foster care if school lunch debts are not paid off...
05:17, 2019-07-22

A high school football player in Amite City, Louisiana died Tuesday night, following a practice at his school (WDSU) A 15-year-old football player in Amite City, Louisiana died this week after a late-night practice at his high school. Coaches and teammates say Terrance Allen was walking back to the locker roo...
07:17, 2019-06-21

Incredible Heroism: This Would-Be School Shooter Wasn’t Able To Get To The Gun He Brought To School Because Two Goth Kids Were Making Out In Front Of His Locker All Day A heartbreaking tragedy was narrowly avoided today thanks to an incredible act of heroism by two high school students: This would-be school shooter wasn’t able to get to the gun he brought to school b...
01:51, 2019-08-01

Former Colorado school custodian becomes elementary school principal A former Colorado custodian is skyrocketing up the educational ladder, landing a gig as elementary school principal this year, according to a new report....
20:17, 2019-08-21

529 Day: Tax-Free College Savings (NBC News)  Today is “529 Day.”  If you don’t know what that means, you’re not alone.  529 savings plans could help you fund your child’s college education, tax-free. The...
13:17, 2019-05-30

Bad Times in Tech? Not if You’re a Start-Up Serving Other Start-Ups Meet the two Stanford dropouts, both 23, who run Brex, which provides charge cards to start-ups. Its growth is a sign of Silicon Valley’s unflagging exuberance....
16:51, 2019-08-02

Betterment jumps into savings war with 2.69% APY. Checking is next. Betterment is offering a FDIC-protected savings-type account with a 2.69% yield. It also plans to roll out a no-fee checking account later this year.       ...
19:51, 2019-07-23

Cut the cord and one cool savings trick Streamers give paid subscribers 30 days to watch even if you cancel on the first day. Cord cutting expert recommends doing just that and bingeing away        ...
15:51, 2019-05-25

Here's where you'll get the best returns on your savings even as the Fed cuts rates As the Federal Reserve lowers rates, some banks are pulling back their offerings on their savings accounts and certificates of deposit. Here are the best current offers....
07:17, 2019-09-19

This tax savings strategy for massive IRAs could be on the way out A new retirement bill could make it difficult for owners of large IRAs to pass on their accounts to nonspouse heirs. Here's what you should know....
00:51, 2019-06-07

Four ways to get the most out of your 529 college savings plan By now, everyone's familiar with the $1.4 trillion student debt crisis. However, many parents aren't familiar with a tool that can curb borrowing....
20:51, 2019-05-29

Finding summer vacation savings (NBC News) Vacation season is already shaping up to be a busy one. With more disposal income, more Americans can afford to splurge this summer, although if you’re looking to save, a winter desti...
17:51, 2019-05-21

Self-employed? Here's why your retirement savings are falling short Independent contractors are facing two huge obstacles when it comes to retirement security: low earnings and low savings levels, according to The Pew Charitable Trusts. Here's how to catch up....
03:00, 2019-09-13

Barrick CEO says on track for Nevada JV cost savings Barrick Gold Corp is on track to achieve by end 2019 half of expected cost savings of $450 million to $500 million at its Nevada joint venture with Newmont Gold Corp, Barrick chief executive officer M...
19:17, 2019-09-17

All You Need To Know About SBI Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS), meant for people above the age of 60, offers an interest rate of 8.6 per cent per annum. An individual can open senior citizen savings account with post offices.....
19:34, 2019-07-20

The Sane Person's Guide to FIRE Savings The concept of FIRE—Financial Independence, Retire Early— is pretty straightforward. If you can save up enough money when you’re young(er), you can have a ton more flexibility later in life. You migh...
01:00, 2019-06-12

It’s Almost ‘529 Day,’ and States Say Don’t Forget This College Savings Gift The number of 529 accounts has grown in the past few years. But most people still haven’t heard of the plans or know about their tax benefits, research shows....
01:17, 2019-05-25

Sewing’s savings: how Deutsche Bank will try to turn itself around Germany’s biggest bank wants to convince investors that its latest restructuring effort differs from previous attempts by returning the firm to its original mission....
22:34, 2019-07-08

Hit the Sack With 50% Savings on This Marmot Sleeping Bag [Exclusive] The money you spend on this Marmot Women’s Trestles Elite 30 Sleeping Bag won’t keep you up at night. Through June 2, you can crawl into this comfy cocoon of a sleeping bag for just $70—that’s half of...
20:00, 2019-05-30

Britain's Saga links up with Goldman to tap over-50s savings Saga, the British tourism and insurance firm for the over-50s, said on Tuesday it ways teaming up with Goldman Sachs on savings products, as part of a drive to revive its bottom line after a profit wa...
09:01, 2019-06-11

US has a savings and loan crisis — consumers owe more with less in the bank America has a shocking new “savings and loan” crisis. Consumer debt is surging to record highs, fueled by rising mortgage debt, student loans and a binge on credit card use. And more Americans are fla...
12:34, 2019-07-14

Employers Help Workers Set Up Emergency Savings Accounts Levi Strauss, SunTrust and Kroger are among firms encouraging workers to set aside funds as financial stress hurts productivity and diverts retirement funds. Some employers are offering cash and other...
12:17, 2019-06-13

One-Quarter of Working Americans Have Zero Retirement Savings Many American households remain financially fragile and uncertain about their retirement prospects despite a booming job market that is lifting wages, according to a Federal Reserve survey released Th...
03:51, 2019-05-24

Daimler's Dr. Z hands over reins with need for deep savings The walrus-mustached Dieter Zetsche and CFO Bodo Uebber, who is also leaving, turned Daimler from an industrial conglomerate that included holdings in aviation into a company focused on upscale passen...
17:34, 2019-05-22

SBI Savings Accounts For Minors: Interest Rate And Other Details The interest rate on Pehla Kadam and Pehli Udaan is similar to savings bank account. For savings deposits balance less than Rs. 1 lakh, SBI offers an interest rate of 3.5 per cent per annum...
00:34, 2019-06-03

Savings Accounts for Disabled Americans Catch On, but Slowly Advocates say the state-based accounts, which let disabled people work and save money without risking the loss of government aid, could help millions of people....
14:34, 2019-06-07

Man accidentally throws away $23K in savings, somehow recovers it at a recycling facility The Oregon man accidentally tossed away a shoebox containing his lifetime savings. He recovered all but $320.        ...
12:34, 2019-08-06

Betterment Is Basically Becoming a Bank With New Savings and Checking Accounts Less than a year after launching its not-quite-a-savings-account Smart Saver product, popular robo-advisor Betterment is taking big steps towards becoming a real bank by introducing two new services: ...
04:51, 2019-07-24

This big bank is eliminating all fees on checking and savings accounts Discover is doing away with fees of any kind on its checking, savings, money market and certificate of deposit accounts.       ...
09:34, 2019-06-18

You can get huge savings on All-Clad’s best-selling cookware right now The amazing All-Clad VIP Factory Seconds Sale includes huge discounts on high-end cookware, but it only lasts until Friday.       ...
17:34, 2019-06-12

Consumer watchdog agency shows one way to help improve your savings Research from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and H&R Block suggests consumers might save more of their tax refunds if they receive encouragement or a small financial incentive....
20:17, 2019-09-03

Prime Day is over—but you can still find massive savings at these stores Prime Day 2019 might be over, but you can still get huge savings at Nordstrom, Anthropologie, and so many other big retailers right now.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-17

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale: Best items and biggest savings The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019 is here. The pre-season sale — offering discounts on fall items before they’re officially available — is also the department store’s biggest, with deals...
23:34, 2019-07-19

Nine in 10 workers miss this valuable retirement savings opportunity More companies are adding a Roth option to their 401(k) plans to let workers stash after-tax dollars for retirement. Financial advisors say this is a good way to maximize income and minimize your tax ...
16:34, 2019-07-20

House passes bill to help workers with retirement savings WASHINGTON (AP) — The House overwhelmingly approved a bill Thursday to promote retirement security by making it easier for small businesses and other companies to offer retirement plans. The bipartisa...
19:00, 2019-05-23

State Fails, Odisha Man Completes Bridge With Own Savings Frustrated with years of government apathy, a retired employee of the Veterinary Department has invested all his savings in completing a half-finished bridge over Salandi river in Odisha's Keonjhar......
23:00, 2019-06-06

New tools can help turn your retirement savings into a steady paycheck Retirees face the same big dilemma: how to make their retirement savings last. New personalized tools aim to help identify which accounts to pull your money from and when....
15:34, 2019-07-23

Lee, Wrangler-maker Kontoor tops estimates on new savings Kontoor Brands Inc beat expectations for quarterly profit on Thursday as the denim apparel maker's efforts to cut costs post its spinoff from VF Corp paid off, sending shares up over 13%....
18:34, 2019-08-08

401(k) lawsuits are rising: Why so many workers sue their employers over savings plan Unhappiness over high fees, inappropriate investment options and other issues have led to a spike in lawsuits in recent years, according to a study.       ...
22:00, 2019-08-27

Soak Up the Sun (and the Savings) With This 100W Solar Panel Sale They say solar power is getting cheaper and cheaper, and Amazon’s hastening the trend with today’s sale. This 100W panel from Renogy is ideal for RVs, boats, golf carts, tool sheds, or any other small...
05:00, 2019-07-20

Retirement savings 101: Here are 7 things to know before investing in a target-date fund A target-date fund is a fund of mutual funds that becomes more conservative with time. Here's what you should know about this retirement saving tool.        ...
12:17, 2019-06-05

Do you pay 401(k) fees? Here’s what the average American loses on retirement savings Employer-sponsored 401(k) plans are one of the best retirement savings tools. Here’s what the average American typically pays.       ...
22:17, 2019-07-22

Interest Rates On Small Savings Schemes For September Quarter India Post, which operates a network of more than 1.5 lakh post offices across the country, offers nine options under its small savings scheme portfolio. These include fixed deposit or time deposit......
14:51, 2019-06-29

Americans, behind in the race to build retirement savings, take steps to catch up Most Americans say they're behind in their retirement savings, but they're willing to take these steps to catch up, a survey shows.       ...
11:17, 2019-09-23

Best Buy is now offering $300 savings on the entire Galaxy S10 family with carrier activation Samsung's newest high-end phones are not only objectively beautiful, demonstrably powerful, and packed with the latest advancements in display, camera, battery, and biometric recognition technology, b...
23:01, 2019-06-13

You can score incredible savings on All-Clad's popular cookware right now All-Clad VIP Factory Seconds Sale is back for the second time this year, and right now you can save big on all their best-selling cookware.       ...
04:34, 2019-08-13

Dems want to undo Cuomo’s cost savings, pay new government workers more State lawmakers are looking to fatten pensions of the most recently hired government workers by undoing reforms that were approved to control runaway costs. The rollback would cost New Yorkers $149 mi...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Boy Donated Savings To Hurricane Relief, So Disney Gifted Him VIP Trip Instead of going to Disney World, Jermaine Bell, 7, asked his parents to go to South Carolina on Labour Day weekend as he wanted to use his vacation money to help people affected by Hurricane Dorian....
04:00, 2019-09-11

Free smartwatch and big savings: now is the time to get Samsung Galaxy S10 deals It's one of the best phones currently on the market and, if it's a purchase you've been mulling over recently, now is the time to commit and invest in Samsung Galaxy S10 deals. Tha...
14:00, 2019-09-10

Small Savings Schemes To Fetch Lower Interest Rates From Today Post office interest rates: The government currently reviews the interest rates applicable to small savings schemes such as the 15-year Public Provident Fund (PPF), the Senior Citizen Savings Scheme,....
09:17, 2019-07-01

Dell Labor Day sale: huge savings on laptops, 4K TVs, desktops, monitors and more Dell's Labor Day sale is here and with a it a fresh selection of quality deals on laptops, gaming desktops, monitors, TVs and much more besides. So why not end the holiday weekend by treating you...
16:51, 2019-09-02

People who bought homes in the past 2 years could see 'significant' savings by refinancing now Home loan rates are down about 1.25% from their 2018 peak, "which can translate to $2,200 a year in savings on a $250,000 mortgage," says Mortgage Bankers Association CEO Robert Broeksmit....
11:00, 2019-08-30

Best Buy offers mind-blowing Galaxy S10 series and Note 9 savings with installments If you still haven't been able to find the right Galaxy S10 deal for you among a recent avalanche of cool freebies and big discounts offered by top-rated eBay sellers, major third-party retailers like...
16:51, 2019-06-06

Bill to improve health savings accounts for Medicare users comes with a big downside While the Health Savings for Seniors Act would allow HSA contributions if you're on Medicare, it also would limit what you can use the withdrawals for....
23:51, 2019-08-01

Dell's Black Friday in July deals are back with big savings on its laptops Dell's Black Friday in July event continues, with more 'Mega Deals' that run for one day only.Once again, Dell has knocked off some impressive savings for its excellent range of laptops...
10:00, 2019-07-18

The Education of Elizabeth Warren The former law professor’s path to presidential contender began in Texas bankruptcy courts, where she witnessed desperate families, similar to her own....
14:17, 2019-08-25

2007 IS BUSIEST YEAR YET FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE; Trading Tops One Million Contract Mark For The First Time, Year-End Volume Increases 138% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, January 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that 2007 was the busiest year in CFE's four-year history as volume totaled 1,136,295 contracts traded, an increase of 1...
16:00, 2019-05-24

Congress To Raise Issue Of Small Savings Rate Cut Roll Back In Parliament The Congress took a dig at the Union government on Saturday, dubbing its decision to reduce interest rate on small savings schemes as its "return gift" to voters after they gave it a massive victory.....
05:00, 2019-06-30

T-Mobile announces Father's Day deals with major savings on Samsung and Apple devices T-Mobile is among the first carriers in the US that kicks off its own Father's Day sale. If you're with the Un-carrier or plan to become its loyal customer, you'll be pleased to know that during the s...
04:17, 2019-06-05

How would a Fed rate cut affect your credit cards, home equity lines and bank savings The Federal Reserve seems poised to cut rates for the first time in a decade. How would a cut affect your credit cards, home equity lines, savings.       ...
07:17, 2019-07-11

India Post Payments Bank Savings Accounts: Interest Rate And Other Details India Post Payments Bank offers a range of services such as money transfer, direct benefit transfers, bill and utility payments, and enterprise and merchant payments....
08:17, 2019-08-19

Retirement savings rate improves when workers get help with whole financial life, study suggests A new report shows that workers who used a financial wellness benefit for five years fare better in a variety of financial areas overall than those who have not....
15:17, 2019-05-31

Brazil lower house pension reform vote hits delay as savings cut Brazil's lower house of Congress may not vote on a landmark pension reform bill until August, leaders said on Friday, as intense negotiation over amendments delayed the process and reduced savings der...
09:00, 2019-07-13

How is education linked to Alzheimer's progress? New research asks to what extent, if any, a person's level of education is linked to the presence of Alzheimer's disease and the rate of cognitive decline....
18:34, 2019-06-12

UN: Invest in education for refugees 'or pay the price' More than half of all refugee children do not attend school, the United Nations Refugee Agency said Friday, warning host countries to correct the situation or "pay the price."...
15:00, 2019-08-30

Chicago School Professor Fights ‘Chicago School’ Beliefs That Abet Big Tech The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That’s starting to change....
04:51, 2019-09-16

'Clearly a racist act': After biracial boy dragged by school bus, school settles lawsuit The teen's mother sued the school district in May, alleging a bus driver intentionally closed the door on her 13-year-old biracial son's backpack.        ...
02:00, 2019-07-20

6 people who use high-yield savings accounts to earn 200 times more on their money explain why they'd recommend it to anybody Westend61/Getty Financial planners and savers alike are obsessed with high-yield savings accounts. High-yield savings accounts offer 2% interest or more (although rates are subject to change), while ...
10:51, 2019-09-16

More part-time, small business workers could build retirement savings accounts under bill The legislation would let more small employers to band together to create collective 401(k)s. Part-timers also would get more access to plans.        ...
19:51, 2019-06-02

How the Fed's rate cut affects your credit card, home equity line, savings rates The Fed cut its key benchmark rate by a quarter point. This is what it means for credit cards, home equity lines, mortgages and savings rates.       ...
20:17, 2019-07-31

Florida caretaker allegedly scammed Holocaust survivor and her husband out of $116G life savings A caretaker working for a Holocaust survivor and her husband allegedly stole thousands of dollars from the elderly Florida couple — and spent it on shopping trips, expensive restaurants and gifts card...
03:00, 2019-08-08

Even as Goldman Sachs and Ally Bank cut deposit rates, high-yield savings accounts still pay As the probability of a rate cut increases, banks will start to lower deposit rates offered to consumers. Goldman Sachs and Ally Financial have already done so....
16:17, 2019-07-05

Two weeks after debut, Betterment's high-yield savings product takes a haircut Betterment lowers high-interest savings account to 2.41% APY two weeks after debut, highlighting that online banks will reduce rates as the Fed does.       ...
20:34, 2019-08-09

Ways to save money with tech: An assortment of apps and some products shine light on savings There are many ways to save money using technology. There's an array of apps, websites, and smart home products you can use to cut costs.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-31

UPDATE 2-Brazil lower house pension reform vote hits delay as savings cut Brazil's lower house of Congress may not vote on a landmark pension reform bill until August, leaders said on Friday, as intense negotiation over amendments delayed the process and reduced savings der...
03:51, 2019-07-13

"No Need For Teaching Sex Education In Schools": RSS-Linked Body There is no need for sex education in schools or making it part of curriculum under the new education policy proposed by the centre as it will have a negative impact on children, an educational body.....
09:00, 2019-08-28

Labor Militancy In Higher Education Is On the Rise Last year saw the highest number of strikes in America in more than 30 years. The strikes by public teachers got the most attention. But a new study shows that workers in higher education are getting ...
21:17, 2019-09-03

Army education aid now for Fort Campbell, others in Kentucky FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — An education assistance program has been expanded to include soldiers at Fort Campbell as well as Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers throughout Kentucky. The Army Crede...
10:51, 2019-06-12

Dept. of Education fines MSU for Nassar 'failure' Michigan State has been fined $4.5 million by the U.S. Department of Education -- the largest fine in the history of the Clery Act -- for its "complete failure" in handling Larry Nassar and William St...
21:17, 2019-09-05

FROM THE FIELD: Children in warzones denied right to education  Millions of children around the world are being denied a “safe place to learn”, due to ongoing conflicts according to the UN Children’s Fund, UNICEF....
20:34, 2019-06-27

Mothers' education can matter for diabetic kids Family background can matter for the health of diabetic children, according to researchers in Denmark who found young patients' blood sugar control was linked with the level of education their mothers...
02:00, 2019-06-29

Alternative education for HIV-positive children in Ethiopia Holistic models of care for HIV-positive children are almost non-existent in Ethiopia. In an area south of the capital with a high prevalence of of virus that can lead to AIDS, one school is an except...
13:17, 2019-09-17

Politics is hindering the effectiveness of financial education Financial education is not a conservative or liberal issue. While bipartisanship in today's political environment seems to be in short supply, financial literacy should strive to be one of the fe...
16:34, 2019-08-28

Jobs and education help women advance, not abortion Kathryn Kaufman, the managing director for Global Women's Issues at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, recently wrote that as a Republican and a Christian woman, she supports abortion becaus...
16:17, 2019-06-13

Catalyze your data science education with this $20 bundle Over six courses packed with 130 hours of training, this is where to start understanding today’s data revolution. From key programming disciplines like Python and R Programming to some of the more cri...
15:34, 2019-05-28

‘Education is Under Fire’ in Afghanistan, the U.N. Children’s Agency Says Schools in Afghanistan saw the number of attacks triple in a year, according to UNICEF, stoking further concern of deteriorating security and access to education in the country. According to a report ...
12:00, 2019-05-28

UNESCO warns millions of kids left behind on education Without urgent action, one in six children worldwide will be out of school by 2030, a new UNESCO report warns. Former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark told DW the world is walking towards "an en...
20:51, 2019-07-09

World leaders have 'a lot to answer for' over damning figures on education Former prime minister of New Zealand Helen Clark condemns complacency as Unesco data shows one in six children won’t be in school by 2030World leaders have “a lot to answer for” as new figures reveal ...
16:51, 2019-07-09

TUSD moves closer to approving sex education curriculum TUCSON – The Tucson Unified School Board Sex Education curriculum is moving closer to final approval, after yesterday’s board meeting. The new curriculum through the Tucson Unified School ...
07:17, 2019-07-25

‘Riverdale’ to receive award from gay rights education group The cast and creators of “Riverdale” will receive an award from a gay rights education group for the show’s portrayal of LGBTQ relationships in a high school setting...
10:34, 2019-09-10

Migrant kids offered chance at education on converted bus TIJUANA, Mexico – The children crammed into the bus and sat in two neat lines, poring over notebooks at desks where once there had been passenger seats. From the overhead baggage bins, a teacher...
00:00, 2019-08-07

Israeli education minister favors gay 'conversion therapy' Israel's education minister voiced support on Saturday for so-called gay "conversion therapy", drawing a disavowal from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, whose government's religious-rightist tilt ha...
03:51, 2019-07-14

Gallup: Hope for education differs among poor Americans Americans who live in impoverished neighborhoods nationwide don't agree on whether their children have access to high-quality public schools, new research said Tuesday....
20:00, 2019-06-04

Education nonprofit moves into historical Cunard Building This is just what the city doctor ordered: More space for training teachers. The Relay Graduate School of Education is opening downtown this week in larger space at the historical Cunard Building at 2...
20:51, 2019-06-27

China's Ping An to invest in education startup iTutorGroup Ping An Insurance Group Co Of China said on Friday it would invest in online education company iTutorGroup, in a move to expand its "smart education" business....
12:17, 2019-07-13

State law requires more concussion education for student athletes ALBANY — Football season is upon us, and a new law aims to lessen the frequency of concussions and other head injuries in youth football programs across New York. A new law signed Tuesday by Gov. Andr...
00:17, 2019-09-05

In China, Where ‘Education’ Is Indoctrination and ‘Students’ Are Muslim Detainees Seven days of reporting in the Xinjiang region undermine the government’s claim that it’s winding down its network of detention centers. ‘Graduates’ are still being churned out....
03:00, 2019-08-10

Regulation and education are biggest barriers to digital transformation Digital transformation is not a project or one-time installation but it is an ongoing and continuous evolution, an industry expert said.It [digital transformation] is disrupting the whole economy and ...
12:34, 2019-07-09

Two more universities get into blockchain education with specialized online courses This week sees two more universities get into the blockchain game by offering courses in cryptocurrency, fintech, and distributed ledger technology. Earlier this week, Ireland‘s Minister for Business,...
12:17, 2019-05-31

Lewis B. Cullman, Patron of the Arts and Education, Dies at 100 Resisting his father’s pleas to join the family tobacco business, Mr. Cullman made a fortune on his own, and, with his wife, proceeded to give it away....
22:17, 2019-06-07

Alaska lawmakers near showdown with governor over education cuts Alaska lawmakers were heading for a showdown with Governor Mike Dunleavy on Wednesday to try and stop his bid to slash spending on higher education - a move the state's main university has warned coul...
18:17, 2019-07-10

Sanskrit Most Usable, Scientific Language: Education Minister Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday praised sanskrit as a scientific language and claimed it to be the "first language of the world."...
21:00, 2019-08-27

Ex-education secretary, 5 others held in Puerto Rico probe Puerto Rico’s former secretary of education and 5 other people have been arrested on charges of steering federal money to unqualified, politically connected contractors...
22:51, 2019-07-10

'Invest or pay the price': more than half of refugee children not in education UN refugee chief warns of generation condemned to grow up unable to find work, as special education envoy Gordon Brown calls for urgent fundingMore than half of the world’s 7.1 million school-age refu...
08:00, 2019-08-30

Javid pledges more cash for further education amid row with Johnson Sajid Javid is pledging more cash for further education, despite a bitter row with Boris Johnson in which he has accused Downing Street of undermining his authority....
04:34, 2019-08-31

FCC will auction 2.5GHz spectrum for 5G, remove education requirements As expected, the FCC has done away with educational requirements for fallow 2.5GHz spectrum that could more usefully be utilized for 5G networks.Read More...
05:34, 2019-07-11

Research: The best way to stop the spread of fake photos is education It can be hard to tell whether a picture is real. Consider, as the participants in our recent research did, these two images and see whether you think neither, either or both of them has been doctored...
06:34, 2019-07-03

Let's stop the argument that financial education doesn't work Research continues to validate financial education, leading to better decision-making, heightened confidence and increased self-efficacy. If you impugn our field, you have no understanding of what it ...
15:34, 2019-06-13

Sexual assault survivors are using this sex education app to regain confidence For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. With female sexua...
21:01, 2019-07-15

NYC spends double the national average on education, has little to show for it New figures released Tuesday show that New York City spends more than twice the national average to educate its public-school students — but recent test scores reveal a sorry return on that investment...
10:34, 2019-05-22

Education remains an impossible dream for many refugees and migrants The older refugee and migrant children get, the less likely it is that they will get a quality education: less than a quarter of the world’s refugees make it to secondary school, and just one per cent...
15:17, 2019-05-21

WhatsApp Unveils Privacy Education Partnership in India WhatsApp has announced a partnership with the Indian School of Public Policy (ISPP) in New Delhi to bring a series of privacy design workshops to its students....
14:34, 2019-07-24

2020 Democrats highlight education proposals during debate Chicago probe among increasing sexual violence cases, Education Department official says — Operators charged in alleged student loan debt relief schemes...
19:00, 2019-09-13

Twilio turns developer education into a game with TwilioQuest 3 TwilioQuest 3 is launching today as game that trains developers how to create cloud communications solutions, beginning with lessons on how to code.Read More...
21:51, 2019-08-05

What is going on with my escrow account? Dear John: My mortgage was recently switched over to Mr. Cooper, formerly Nationstar. I recently received correspondence indicating that our escrow account is short by approximately $10,000. The tax a...
17:51, 2019-08-25

State to probe DOE special-education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special-education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditions at a Queens facility for disabled kids last mon...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Kansas Supreme Court Signs Off on Increased Education Spending Almost a decade into a fight over education funding, the state’s highest court declared Friday that Kansas finally was spending enough money on its public schools....
00:51, 2019-06-15

Streamline The Education System: Top Court To Central, State Governments The entire education system of the country should be streamlined so that students do not have to face stress while seeking admissions to various courses, the Supreme Court said Tuesday....
15:51, 2019-06-04

Special education teacher gives student with autism award for ‘most annoying’ An Indiana fifth-grader, who has autism, was given a “most annoying male” award by his teacher during a ceremony attended by classmates and the school faculty, according to the boy’s...
19:34, 2019-06-04

Muslim women reportedly ‘sterilized’ in Chinese ‘re-education’ camps China is forcibly sterilizing women held in its vast network of “re-education” camps which house political and religious prisoners, survivors have claimed. One woman, who was held for more than a year...
20:00, 2019-08-13

Trump tweets support for WV governor amid education debate CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump has tweeted support for West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice as state lawmakers wrangle over education policy. Trump on Monday boosted the Republican governor...
23:17, 2019-06-17

Catholic Church rejects use of gender identity theory in education In a new document aimed at Catholic schools, the Church has rejected the idea that people should be free to choose their gender. The LGBT community has said the document would encourage more hatred an...
00:51, 2019-06-11

Corbin Gwaltney, Chronicle of Higher Education Founder, Dies at 97 He saw a void in the 1950s and filled it with coverage of colleges and universities. Today the publication reaches a wide readership online and in print....
03:34, 2019-08-02

Biden education plan would boost teacher pay, ban assault weapons Former Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, on Tuesday released an education plan aimed at boosting teacher pay and reducing the funding gap betw...
00:17, 2019-05-29

Israelis call for education minister to resign over gay conversion remarks Hundreds protest in Tel Aviv after Rafi Peretz says gay conversion ‘therapy’ worksHundreds of demonstrators have called on Israel’s new education minister to resign after the far-right politician said...
20:00, 2019-07-15

West Virginia governor signs sweeping education bill CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has signed an education bill that was passed this week and will allow the state’s first charter schools. The bill drew heavy protests from...
00:17, 2019-06-29

UN agency: higher education bodies back ‘climate emergency’ The U.N. environment agency says networks and organizations representing more than 7,000 institutions of higher and further education around the world have signed a letter declaring “a climate emergen...
23:17, 2019-07-10

Education critical to ensure future of forests, and reverse their destruction The UN drew attention to the vital role that forests play in addressing some of the world’s greatest environmental challenges on Thursday, and the importance of tackling the issues that threaten them,...
18:34, 2019-05-21

Western UN envoys condemn China's Muslim 're-education' camps China is reportedly holding up to 1 million Uighurs in internment camps, described as "concentration camps" by rights groups. Diplomats rarely send open letters to the UN Human Rights Council to slam ...
05:51, 2019-07-11

Education Dept. questioned about 99% loan forgiveness rejection rate Federal lawmakers are asking the Education Department for answers after an official told a House hearing Thursday a loan forgiveness program rejects 99 percent of applicants, a figure that's drawn at ...
07:51, 2019-09-21

Biden education plan would boost U.S. teacher pay, ban assault weapons Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, on Tuesday released an education plan aimed at boosting teacher pay and reducing the funding gap...
01:34, 2019-05-29

Higher education doesn't protect equally against secondhand smoke Higher levels of education promote health by helping people avoid many environmental health risks, but this benefit may not extend equally to all races and ethnicities when it comes to secondhand smok...
01:34, 2019-08-31

Exceptional Education: TUSD addresses its policies after recent concerns TUCSON – On Thursday, Tucson Unified School District’s superintendent Dr. Gabriel Trujillo spoke about the exceptional education process and the district’s policies. Growing concern...
07:51, 2019-08-23

The Trump administration is waging a quiet war on education | Ross Barkan The Trump/DeVos vision of American education? Unshackle the rich and let them turn a profit at the expense of working-class studentsPerhaps nothing illustrates the perverse nature of Donald Trump’s ad...
10:17, 2019-06-14

2 Crore Additional Seats In Higher Education By 2024: President The government is striving to increase the number of seats in higher educational institutions by one-and-a-half times by 2024, President Ram Nath Kovind said Thursday....
13:51, 2019-06-20

Pope invites leaders to Vatican for global compact on education Pope Francis on Thursday invited world political, cultural, and religious leaders to a meeting at the Vatican next year to agree on "A Global Compact on Education" to better prepare the young for econ...
20:00, 2019-09-12

State to probe DOE special education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditions at a Queens facility for disabled kids last mon...
11:34, 2019-08-17

Gender equality, education and the environment at the forefront of new SDG Advocate campaigns Back in May, six innovative public figures joined the battle to push the world towards reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Each of the new official SDG Advocates committed thems...
18:00, 2019-08-14

More than half of world’s refugee children ‘do not get an education’, warns UNHCR Refugee children in their millions are missing out on an education, the UN said on Friday, in an appeal to host countries to back more inclusive policies to prevent them from “languishing” in camps fo...
17:00, 2019-08-30

She Left the Education Dept. for Groups It Curbed. Now She’s Back, With Plans. As the architect of higher education policy, Diane Auer Jones is pushing to overhaul accreditation, and, to critics, revive the fortunes of “bottom feeder” for-profit colleges....
03:00, 2019-06-10

Why efforts to get kids into STEM could be making education inequality worse Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is a priority for governments around the world. For example, the UK’s current commitment to increasing investment in research and dev...
01:17, 2019-09-17

State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia suddenly resigns State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia surprised school officials on Monday by announcing that she’s stepping down after four years at the helm. Elia said she plans to join a national education-a...
04:51, 2019-07-16

Big pharma pours millions into medical schools — here’s how it can impact education The opioid crisis has highlighted the power of drug manufacturers when it comes to swaying physicians' prescribing habits, but exposure to industry starts much earlier on....
15:34, 2019-08-12

"Don't Incite Us": Raj Thackeray's Party On Centre's Draft Education Plan Joining ranks with the recent protests over the three language formula proposed in the draft National Education Policy 2019, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena on Sunday spoke against enforcement of Hindi......
05:34, 2019-06-03

Moroccan lawmakers vote to bolster French in education system Moroccan lawmakers passed a draft law on Monday evening that would pave the way for strengthening the place of French in Moroccan schools, overturning decades of Arabisation....
08:00, 2019-07-23

HP Chromebook 14A G5 review: An AMD-powered workhorse for education or business users The 14-inch HP Chromebook 14A G5 has its drawbacks, including a moderate screen resolution, but it offers a very good keyboard and comes at an attractive price....
15:51, 2019-05-30

#StopHindiImposition Protest Erupts Against Centre's Draft Education Plan Hindi should not be made a mandatory third language in schools, a popular campaign on social media said on Saturday, as Twitter was flooded with messages protesting a draft education policy submitted....
18:17, 2019-06-01

U.S. women with less income, education often lack access to infertility care (Reuters Health) - Although women from all walks of life tend to experience infertility at similar rates, a new U.S. study suggests there are wide disparities in access to treatment....
00:51, 2019-07-18

Changing more than pronouns: a non-binary teen fights education laws Santi Ceballos worked to change Arizona’s curriculum laws that focused sex education on heterosexuality and left them outSometimes, other kids call Santi “it”.“It’s sort of like treating me as a diffe...
17:34, 2019-05-28

If you have a Snapchat account, you need to read this Just because messages and videos on Snapchat sent in Chat disappear after being read doesn't mean that this content is safely hidden from prying eyes. According to Motherboard (via SlashGear), this da...
21:34, 2019-05-25

19 Tricks to Get More Out of Your Amazon Account If you’re one of the millions of people on the planet with an Amazon account, you’ve probably never come close to using all of its services, apps, labyrinthine website menus, and settings screens. Her...
17:00, 2019-06-12

Here's All You Need To Know About SBI Fixed Deposit (FD) Account SBI fixed deposit accounts can be opened by individuals, partnership firms, private and public limited companies, HUFs (Hindu Undivided Families)/specified associations, societies, trusts etc....
06:34, 2019-08-02

The #1 Account All Wealthy People Have (That You Probably Don't) Wealthy people take advantage of all the tax breaks they can get. This little used retirement account is how they are able to accumulate millions for retirement....
00:17, 2019-05-22

Current-Account Deficits If a family spends more than it earns, it can make up the difference by borrowing, at least for a while. The same goes for a country that sends more money outside its borders to pay for imports than i...
11:51, 2019-06-12

Trump’s Education Department resolves nearly twice as many civil rights complaints as Obama's The Department of Education on Wednesday released new data showing that it has resolved nearly twice as many civil rights complaints as the Obama administration, a direct rebuttal of complaints from l...
19:51, 2019-07-10

Education Minister Credits NASA For Sanskrit-Powered "Talking Computer" Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Saturday claimed that US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has acknowledged that in future if speaking computers become a reality, it...
08:34, 2019-08-11

Never mind ‘tax raids’, Labour – just abolish private education | Owen Jones As drivers of inequality, private schools are at the heart of Britain’s problems. Labour must be bold and radical on thisThe British class system is an organised racket. It concentrates wealth and pow...
18:00, 2019-09-13

U.S. states ask education secretary to forgive disabled veterans' student loans A bipartisan group of state attorneys general on Friday called on U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to forgive more than $1 billion of student loans burdening more than 42,000 veterans who became p...
19:34, 2019-05-24

Centre To Remove 'Minimum Education' Rule Needed To Get A Driving Licence The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways on Tuesday decided to remove the requirement of minimum educational qualification for driving a transport vehicle....
09:34, 2019-06-19

Quebec education minister provokes controversy with Malala Yousafzai photograph Quebec's education minister has sparked controversy after posing for a picture with Malala Yousafzai, then saying the education advocate would not be allowed to become a teacher in the Canadian provin...
00:51, 2019-07-10

Trump admin axing education, recreation programs for migrant children The influx of children crossing the border without a parent or legal guardian was putting a "tremendous strain" on the resources of the agency tasked with housing them, the Trump administration says....
00:00, 2019-06-06

Bengal Education Minister Appeals To Junior Doctors To Withdraw Strike Senior Trinamool Congress leader West Bengal Education minister Partha Chatterjee appealed to striking junior doctors to "keep aside" misunderstandings and withdraw their agitation, which entered its....
13:51, 2019-06-14

4 Years of College, $0 in Debt: How Some Countries Make Higher Education Affordable When we asked people around the world what sort of financial burden they bore for their higher education, we heard how much it varies from country to country....
11:17, 2019-05-28

Education Department Had Hand in College Chain’s Collapse, Documents Show A House committee has a trove of documents that show top Education Department officials trying to prop up a for-profit chain as it careened toward collapse....
13:17, 2019-07-23

Terror attacks on Afghan schools leave millions with no formal education Terrorist attacks against schools in Afghanistan have forced more than 1,000 to close, meaning nearly half the nation's children won't get a formal education, UNICEF reports....
19:34, 2019-05-28

Democrat Jay Inslee ties climate change into 2020 education plan Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee, who has made climate change the major issue in his campaign, said Friday he will incorporate the issue into his education plan....
01:51, 2019-07-06

Biden's education plan pledges to 'defeat' the NRA, support assault weapons ban Former Vice President Joe Biden pledged on Tuesday to "defeat the National Rifle Association (NRA)" as part of his 2020 campaign promise to fight for school safety....
05:17, 2019-05-29

With New Investigation at Duke and U.N.C., Education Dept. Hunts for Anti-Israel Bias The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke University and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed in the curricu...
20:51, 2019-09-19

House panel probes education secretary DeVos' personal email use A U.S. congressional committee on Monday sought records from Education Secretary Betsy DeVos relating to her use of private email accounts, expanding an investigation into how President Donald Trump's...
04:00, 2019-07-16

State Education Department moves to boost oversight of private schools The state Education Department proposed revised rules Friday to boost its oversight of private and religious schools. The regulations would require the nonpublic schools to provide “substantially equi...
10:17, 2019-06-01

| Mugabe's decision to invest in education helped his people - UDM's Bantu Holomisa Robert Mugabe's decision to invest in his country's education while he was the president of Zimbabwe helped the nation even after the collapse of its economy, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has said....
14:17, 2019-09-06

Bernie Sanders’s Education Plan Laments Rise of Charter Schools In a 10-point declaration of his education policy priorities, the Vermont senator framed efforts to curtail charter schools as a means to “desegregate” public education....
00:17, 2019-05-22

Migrant kids could lose education classes, sports, legal aid at shelters TUCSON — The Trump administration cites funding constraints as the reason its directed the Office of Refugee Resettlement to start cutting English classes, recreation and legal aid to migrant ch...
15:17, 2019-06-09

Israeli education minister under fire for supporting LGBTQ2 conversion therapy Rafi Peretz, who leads a small religious nationalist party, said in a televised interview over the weekend that he supports conversion therapy and has performed it....
01:34, 2019-07-15

America's favorite booze varies by gender, education level According to a new Gallup poll, the number of people who prefer liquor as their first adult beverage choice has caught up to wine.       ...
22:00, 2019-08-13

Students protest across Brazil over Jair Bolsonaro's sweeping cuts to education From Amazon cities to small towns in the deep south, demonstrators turned out to condemn funding cutsTens of thousands of students, academics and teachers have taken to the streets of Brazil for their...
01:17, 2019-05-31

Here’s how to delete or deactivate your Instagram account Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Tired of Facebook too? We’ve got a guide for that. Social plat...
13:17, 2019-07-01

SBI Doesn't Need You To Maintain Any Particular Balance In This Account SBI account without minimum balance restrictions: Besides the Basic Savings Deposit Balance (BSBD) account, other SBI accounts that are free from minimum balance restrictions include financial......
13:51, 2019-06-20

Enable 2FA for Your Discord Account so You Don't Get Phished The good news? A recent phishing attempt hit Discord and only ensnared a small batch of users—around 2,500 in all. The bad news? There’s no easy tool to tell if you’re on that list, so you might as w...
05:00, 2019-07-20

How to recover your hacked Instagram account Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Previously, if your Instagram account was taken over by an att...
14:00, 2019-06-18

Here Are the Best Account Security Methods, According to Google Everywhere you turn, someone is handing out advice about account security and privacy. And while it never hurts to be reminded about all the ways you can protect your critical data, have you topped to...
00:01, 2019-05-23

Minimum Balance You Need To Maintain In Your SBI Account Customers failing to meet the MAB requirements have to bear penalty charges, depending upon factors such as branch location and degree of shortfall from the required average....
22:17, 2019-08-05

Your Next Checking Account Could Get You a Spotify Subscription Citigroup is offering incentives like paying for your Hulu or Amazon Prime to keep you banking there. Many banks are coming up with other creative rewards in lieu of cash or interest....
13:17, 2019-07-05

ECB should take climate change into account - Villeroy The European Central Bank should take climate change into account in the way it runs monetary policy, ECB policymaker Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Wednesday, backing a suggestion from the bank'...
00:17, 2019-09-19

Disney Plus will serve up 4K and four streams for each account As that November 12 launch date gets closer, we're hearing more details about exactly how Disney Plus is going to work. Today's tidbit: sign up and you'll get access to four simultaneou...
22:17, 2019-08-25

23 metro areas account for half of US GDP 24/7 Wall St. reviewed 2017 GDP for all U.S. metropolitan areas using data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.       ...
14:34, 2019-08-09

How to Make Your Instagram Account as Private as Possible In an interview last week regarding privacy concerns, Instagram’s CEO, Adam Mosseri, wants you to know: Your privacy isn’t at stake (for now). “We don’t look at your messages, we don’t listen in on yo...
21:00, 2019-07-02

How to Prepare for the Changes Coming to Your Nest Account At its most recent developer’s conference, Google announced that it would be rebranding its Nest lineup of products, ultimately resulting in some changes to its Works with Nest program. The program wa...
17:51, 2019-05-23

How to Remotely Sign Out of Your Gmail Account Gmail is great, in that you can check your messages from pretty much any web connected device. But what if that web-connected device happens to be your friend’s computer and you forget to log out afte...
23:51, 2019-09-02

How to Clean Up and Archive Your Twitter Account I used to save my data on services forever—in case I ever needed to take a trip down memory lane—but I’ve recently found lots of relief and joy in purging my Twitter account of old tweets....
22:00, 2019-07-22

Instagram will notify you before it disables your account Instagram is making a few changes to the way it disables accounts. Currently, the platform removes accounts with a certain percentage of violating content. But it's rolling out a new policy that ...
18:51, 2019-07-18

2008 IS THE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF RECORD GROWTH FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE; Trading Rises Two Percent Over Year-Ago, Volume Tops One Million Contracts Traded For Second Consecutive Year CHICAGO, January 2, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 was the busiest year in CFE's five year history as volume totaled 1,161,019 contracts.Volume in 2008 rose two ...
07:34, 2019-05-24

Two years after exodus, Myanmar’s ‘desperate’ Rohingya youth need education, skills: UNICEF The daily struggle to survive for Myanmar’s Rohingya people in one of the world’s largest refugee settlements, has caused “overwhelming” despair and jeopardized the hopes of an entire generation, the ...
14:34, 2019-08-16

South African education official apologizes after backlash over ‘sexy reading’ tweets A South African education official has apologized to “sensitive viewers” he may have offended after posting images of scantily clad women in an effort to promote reading....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Teachers sue Education Dept., Betsy DeVos over 'misleading' loan forgiveness program The American Federation of Teachers, one of largest educators unions in the United States, filed a lawsuit Thursday against the Department of Education, demanding it fix a loan forgiveness program it ...
23:00, 2019-07-11

India’s Byju’s education platform raises $150 million round for global expansion Indian ed-tech firm Byju’s has raised $150 million in funding in a round led by the Qatar Investment Authority. Byju’s recently acquired augmented reality kids game maker Osmo for $120 mil...
18:17, 2019-07-11

Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s campaign introduced a plan that would help new families with everything from diapers and nursery beds to paid leave and prekindergarten....
13:51, 2019-05-22

Teachers removing religious symbols proves Bill 21 is a ‘good law’: education minister Quebec's education minister says the fact that at least three teachers have agreed to remove their religious symbols at work is proof that his religious neutrality law is "a good law."...
07:51, 2019-09-19

Education Department rejected 99 percent of applicants for student loan forgiveness program The U.S. Department of Education accepted just one percent of applications in the first year of a revamped student loan forgiveness program, according to a government watchdog report. ...
23:34, 2019-09-08

Watch: 'OITNB' star Uzo Aduba fights for her son's education in 'Miss Virginia' trailer Vertical Entertainment released a new trailer for "Miss Virginia" on Friday. "Orange is the New Black" Emmy winner Uzo Aduba stars in the true story of a mother's fight for education reform in D.C....
20:34, 2019-08-30

Teen Tells DEF CON How He Hacked Millions of Student Records From Popular Education Software “Hello from Bill Demirkapi :)“ read the message sent to thousands of parents, students, and teachers in his school district after the aforementioned teenager hacked his school’s education software. It...
09:00, 2019-08-10

Costa Rica education minister resigns under Evangelical fire for LGBTQ policy Costa Rica's education minister Edgar Mora resigned on Monday following protests against policies including his support for gender-neutral bathrooms, in a sign the cultural issues that dominated last ...
06:34, 2019-07-02

Bernie Sanders: Americans 'will be delighted to pay more in taxes' for free health care, education Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, continued to defend democratic socialism and argued that Americans would be "delighted to pay more in taxes" if his policies are carried out. ...
08:34, 2019-06-13

Biden unveils education plan, his first major policy proposal as 2020 candidate The plan would help teachers tackle debt, triple funding for districts with a high proportion of low-income students and boost the number of health professionals in schools....
02:51, 2019-05-29

Centre's Assurance Amid Anti-Hindi Protests Over Draft Education Plan Amid protests over the draft version of the National Education Policy 2019, the NDA-ruled government at the centre clarified on Sunday that Hindi will not be thrust upon any state. The centre's......
08:17, 2019-06-03

Walmart expands education program for workers ahead of controversial shareholders meeting Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it is seeking to attract high school students by offering them a low-cost path to a college degree and will expand an education program it started a year ago - in a new bid...
06:17, 2019-06-04

An outstanding Jane The Virgin tackles guilt, education, and living with a Martian tail “Chapter Ninety-Four” is an episode full of major developments that drive character arcs forward, but before we get to any of them, I have to shout out the star of this episode: Rogelio’s Martian tail...
04:51, 2019-06-20

New Zealand teachers hold country's largest education strike day before 'wellbeing' budget Tens of thousands of New Zealand teachers walked off the job on Wednesday, a day before the government announced its 'wellbeing' budget, calling for higher pay and shorter hours in the country's large...
01:01, 2019-05-29

Education Department Hits Michigan State With Record Fine Over Nassar Scandal The Education Department announced a $4.5 million fine for Michigan State University over the Larry Nassar scandal and ordered an overhaul of its handling of sexual assault....
18:51, 2019-09-05

Conditions Under Which You Can Withdraw From Your Provident Fund Account The subscribers can put a claim for 'advance' withdrawal online via EPFO's website - unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in. The claim is then forwarded to the employer for approval. Once approved, the......
00:17, 2019-08-25

Don’t Link Your Venmo Account to Your Credit Card It’s time to pay back your friend for brunch, your babysitter for staying late, or your roommate for your share of the electric bill. Using Venmo can make the transaction quick and painless… as long a...
17:17, 2019-06-05

Smart cities need to take people with disabilities into account from the get-go As technology and urban design march into the future, more and more urban centers will begin looking like the “smart cities” science fiction began promising us many decades ago: City infrastructure th...
07:00, 2019-08-08

‘I’m not strong enough to come out’: Twitter ‘gay footballer’ deletes account • @FootballerGay had intended to reveal identity on Wednesday• ‘I thought I was stronger. I was wrong’ writes anonymous playerA Twitter user who claimed to be an anonymous Championship footballer inte...
01:00, 2019-07-24

How To Upload Driving Licence In Your DigiLocker Account DigiLocker, a cloud-based government platform, has partnered with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways for making available digital driving licence (DL) and vehicle registration certificates......
13:34, 2019-09-11

Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Was Hacked Starting around 3:45pm Eastern, the account of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sent out approximately 20 out-of-character tweets, which included the apparent names of a hacking crew, as well as racial slurs. ...
09:34, 2019-08-31

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account has been compromised, again Securing accounts online can be difficult, especially when you've got a lot of legacy access points laying around. Today's example is Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, whose Twitter account has sudde...
05:00, 2019-08-31

Meet the man behind Twitter’s most hilarious sports account My 24th wedding anniversary is Monday, and there are many who assume the only way a sports columnist can achieve such bliss is if he finds a mate who also likes sports. Let me put it this way: My wife...
00:00, 2019-08-11

EVgo and Electrify America let you charge your EV with just one account EVgo and Electrify America have announced a partnership that will make it less of a hassle for EV owners to find a charge. Drivers will be able to access public chargers on either network without the ...
14:51, 2019-08-22

Kashmir: DW reporter's first-hand account of the 'siege' People in India-administered Kashmir have been living with roadblocks, lockdowns and no communications for two weeks. DW reporter Rifat Fareed tells the story of life in Srinagar after it was cut off ...
16:17, 2019-08-19

PayPal suspends account used to raise money for KKK PayPal suspended an account used to raise money for the Ku Klux Klan on Friday after being flagged by anti-bigotry activists, according to a report. The account was promoted on a donation page run by ...
01:51, 2019-09-04

You Can Now Sign Into Your Google Account on iOS Using an Android Phone Google has been on a quest to kill the password, so in its latest efforts to further that agenda, the tech giant has now made it possible to log into your Google account on iOS devices by using an And...
19:51, 2019-06-13

Locked out of your Google account? Why it can sometimes take days to get back in Forgetting the password on your Google account could get you locked out for longer than you might expect. Here's how to prevent it.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-31

How To Set Up A Recurring Deposit (RD) Account In Post Office India Post - which operates a network of more than 1.5 lakh post offices across the country- provides a variety of banking services. Among the nine savings schemes that India Post offers, recurring......
00:34, 2019-08-11

Instagram may help you curb DM spam on a public account Instagram is working on a new feature that will give you the power to choose who can send you messages, based on what app researcher Jane Manchun Wong has discovered. Further, one of the options you c...
01:00, 2019-09-01

Choose what happens to your Google account when you die (or simply stop using it) Have you given any thought to what will happen to your Google account when you die, or when you simply forget to use it for an extended period of time? Google's Inactive Account Manager helps you plan...
02:51, 2019-05-23

Need To Make A Fund Transfer From SBI Account? Here Are Your Options SBI online banking: From National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) to Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) and Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS), SBI customers can remit funds using one of these payments....
13:51, 2019-05-30

Had your Instagram account hacked? Getting it back is now less of a headache Having your Instagram hijacked can be a nightmare – you try to log in, only to find that your username, profile picture and bio have been changed – but thankfully the photo-sharing servi...
20:34, 2019-06-17

Twitter hackers appear to take over another high-profile account Chloe Moretz's Twitter account was apparently hacked with now-deleted tweets that referenced Jack Dorsey's supposed Social Security number....
21:51, 2019-09-04

Instagram Will Now Warn You If Your Account Is Close to Being Yanked Instagram’s recent rollouts of updates to its platform continues this week with two more changes around post and account take-downs, as well as a new process for appealing content deletion that it wil...
08:01, 2019-07-19

Rewinding a Netflix account hack: Why would somebody bother? Netflix accounts don't really offer the selling potential stolen Facebook accounts do, but they still tempt a subset of hackers.       ...
17:00, 2019-08-31

GOP goes to war with Twitter over McConnell campaign account freeze Republicans are going to war with Twitter after the platform froze the Mitch McConnell re-election account this week because the campaign posted a video of threats directed at the Senate majority lead...
20:34, 2019-08-08

2020 Democrats rail against charter schools and flaunt big spending plans at education forum Democratic presidential hopefuls railed against charter schools and flaunted billion- and trillion-dollar education proposals during a Friday forum hosted by the largest union in the U.S....
02:00, 2019-07-06

EZ365 reveals blockchain for digital asset trading, gambling, esports betting, and education EZ365 will launch a blockchain-based ecosystem that combines a digital asset exchange, a cryptocurrency casino, esports betting, and a education portal.Read More...
14:34, 2019-08-08

Google makes $6 million grant to bring computer science education to underserved youth Google is ramping up its computer science education efforts, announcing a $6 million grant to the National 4-H Council, a youth development organization....
22:34, 2019-06-12

Teen Tells DEF CON How He Hacked Millions of Student Records From Popular Education Software [Update] “Hello from Bill Demirkapi :)“ read the message sent to thousands of parents, students, and teachers in his school district after the aforementioned teenager hacked his school’s education software. It...
16:00, 2019-08-10

Tastemaker: Through the Iconoclast Dinner Experience, Lezli Levene Harvell Gives the Gift of a Spelman Education The Iconoclast Dinner Experience, Dr. Lezli Levene Harvell’s annual series of highly curated culinary events, is becoming well-known for championing the talents and visibility of some of our most exci...
21:34, 2019-05-29

Kirsten Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education Ms. Gillibrand’s campaign introduced a plan that would help new families with everything from diapers and nursery beds to paid leave and prekindergarten....
19:00, 2019-05-22

Lawmakers worry World Bank is funding China's Uighur Muslim 're-education' camps World Bank officials have issued a loan to China for the very region where Communist authorities have established mass detention camps targeting Uighur Muslims, drawing rebukes from U.S. lawmakers and...
08:34, 2019-08-27

Tencent scraps plan to invest $150 million in Chinese education firm VIPKid: sources Tencent has shelved plans to invest about $150 million to lead a fresh fundraising round for a Chinese education firm VIPKid, two people familiar with the matter said, as Beijing moved to tighten ove...
12:34, 2019-08-29

Palestinian children’s education deeply impacted by ‘interference’ around West Bank schools, UN warns Alarmed by a high number of reported incidents of interference in or near Palestinian schools in the West Bank since the beginning of the school year in September, the UN called on Wednesday for them ...
14:51, 2019-05-21

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME IS 50% AHEAD OF LAST YEAR; Average Daily Volume Is Exceeding 2007's Record Pace, July 2008 Volume Down 24% Compared To Year-Ago CHICAGO, August 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 year-to-date trading volume is 50% ahead of the same period from a year-ago.Through the end of July, total trad...
16:00, 2019-05-24

‘I Waited Eight Years.’ Meet the K-Pop Superfans Who Spent Their Savings to Meet Their Favorite Idols In her room at the AC Hotel in Times Square, Hayley Baye selected her outfit with purpose. For her first time at KCON, the Korean culture convention featuring performances from some of K-pop’s b...
23:51, 2019-07-24

UK petrol and diesel prices: petrol retailers criticised for not passing savings on to drivers News 4 Sep, 2019 The wholesale price of petrol fell 4.38p in August but retailers only dropped their prices by 0.27p, prompting backlash from motoring groups...
00:17, 2019-09-05

Twitter CEO and Co-Founder Jack Dorsey's Account Was Hacked The account of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words to 4 million followers before Twitter secured the......
08:00, 2019-08-31

Windows 10 setup: Which user account type should you choose? When you set up a new Windows 10 PC, you have a choice of four types of user accounts, from the old-school local account to the newest, Active Azure Directory. Here's how to make the right choice....
16:34, 2019-07-23

Consumers see funds disappear in Zelle account scam Chrysanthi Rausch was taking a nap on her couch two months ago when she got a call from a number she didn’t recognize. On the other end of the line was a woman who said she worked for KeyBank, R...
03:17, 2019-06-18

O.J. Simpson’s Twitter account threatens man with knife emojis The shocking threats were contained in a pair of videos posted on the "@KillerOJSimpson" Twitter page on Monday, which also marked the 25th anniversary of the infamous slow-speed police chase of a whi...
03:17, 2019-06-18

Twitter CEO's hacked account sends racist tweets The account of Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words to 4 million followers....
23:00, 2019-08-30

SBI Small Account: Eligibility, Interest Rates, Other Features SBI's small accounts can be opened by any individual who is above 18 years and do not have officially valid KYC (Know Your Customer) documents. However, there are many restrictions in operation of......
18:17, 2019-05-25

CEO Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Was Hacked, Company Says Several erratic tweets, including racist and anti-Semitic slurs, were posted from the account of Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, a high-profile security misstep at the social-media company....
09:00, 2019-08-31

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account apparently hacked Tweets sent from account Friday afternoon included racial slurs, profanity and a reference to ‘a bomb at Twitter HQ’The Twitter account of Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s chief executive officer, appears to ha...
22:34, 2019-08-30

Don't Migrate Your Nest Account to Google if You Love IFTTT Earlier this year, Google announced that its line of Nest smart home devices would be folded into its “helpful home” initiative. A side effect of this move is IFTTT fans would no longer be able to bui...
17:51, 2019-08-21

How to delete your Facebook account and bring your photos and other info with you We've seen plenty of reasons to quit Facebook, including a new report about contractors' working conditions. Here's how to delete your account....
02:51, 2019-06-20

Jack Dorsey: Twitter CEO's account briefly hacked Tweets sent from account included racial slurs, profanity and a reference to ‘a bomb at Twitter HQ’ and were quickly deletedThe Twitter account of Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s chief executive officer, was h...
10:00, 2019-08-31

US-Taliban talks: DW reporters' firsthand account from Doha Journalists are eagerly awaiting a breakthrough in the US-Taliban talks in Doha, Qatar as the two sides continue to iron out details of a deal. But reporters are faced with difficult conditions to get...
10:00, 2019-08-31

State Auditor Finds Discrepancies In Former Sheriff’s Fee Account LESLIE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The state auditor has now released the audit of the 2017 financial statement for former Leslie County Sheriff Delano Huff. In the report, auditor Mike Harmon talks a...
17:17, 2019-06-13

Mehbooba Mufti's Daughter Takes Over Her Twitter Account After a gap of 46 days, the Twitter account of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti started sending out tweets on Friday with her daughter Iltija Mufti operating it with "due......
20:51, 2019-09-20

Twitter re-activates Mitch McConnell’s account after GOP threats WASHINGTON — Twitter reversed course Friday and allowed Mitch McConnell back on the platform — a day after major GOP groups threatened to yank ad dollars from the social media giant in protest. ...
01:00, 2019-08-10

These four places in Asia account for almost 20% of global travel spending Outbound travelers from four major Asia Pacific markets accounted for close to one-fifth of global travel spending last year, highlighting the region's burgeoning travel appetite, according to a ...
08:00, 2019-07-22

How To Check Provident Fund Account Balance Online Provident fund account balance: Retirement fund body EPFO or Employees' Provident Fund Organisation allows EPF subscribers to access their passbook - which contains information on their account......
13:51, 2019-05-30

If the Bank Accidentally Deposits Money in Your Account, Don't Spend It A Pennsylvania couple is facing felony charges for buying an SUV, a race car, and two four-wheelers, and then handing out $15,000 to their friends after a bank teller accidentally deposited $120,000 i...
03:00, 2019-09-12

London Police's Twitter Account Was Hacked. Then Trump Got In The Act The London police force's official Twitter feed, which has 1.2 million followers, normally pushes out updates on arrests or appeals for information. In the event of a terrorist attack, the police use....
12:17, 2019-07-21

Tamil Nadu Man Finds Bug To Hack Into Any Instagram Account, Gets $30,000 Chennai-based security researcher Laxman Muthiyah has won $30,000 as a part of a bug bounty programme after he spotted a flaw in Facebook-owned photo-sharing app Instagram....
18:34, 2019-07-18

Federal court: Trump can’t ban critics from Twitter account NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court says President Donald Trump can’t ban critics from his Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled Tuesday. A three-judge pa...
20:17, 2019-07-09

How To Open Public Provident Fund Account With SBI? 10 Things To Know Public Provident Fund (PPF) account, a retirement planning-focused instrument, is considered among the most sought after investment products by financial experts. It is offered by various institutions...
14:51, 2019-06-29

Hackers take over the London Metropolitan Police's Twitter account Late on Friday night, the Twitter account of London's Metropolitan Police Service began tweeting unusual announcements. "XEON IS THE BEST FIGHTER IN SCOTLAND," it proclaimed, alongside the challenge: ...
08:51, 2019-07-20

The return of Mitch McConnell’s campaign Twitter account Twitter unlocked the Team Mitch account on Friday, two days after it shared a video of protestors screaming obscenities outside the Senate majority leader's home....
02:34, 2019-08-10

Chile to account for costs of climate change in budget Chile will begin budgeting for the costs of fighting climate change, Finance Minister Felipe Larraín announced on Tuesday, as receding glaciers and drought put a squeeze on water and natural resources...
23:17, 2019-08-20

2 South African Presidents Are Called to Account on Corruption President Cyril Ramaphosa was accused on Friday of misleading Parliament about a campaign donation after his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, was called to testify in a corruption hearing....
00:17, 2019-07-20

Trafigura's U.S. crude exports account for over a quarter of U.S. total Commodity trader Trafigura's exports of U.S. crude now account for over a quarter of the country's total since the new Cactus II pipeline started last month, the company's co-head of oil said, making ...
16:00, 2019-09-10

Like a Virgin? The Controversial Account of Mary, Mother of Jesus The Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus, is one of the key symbols of Christianity and a woman whose cult changed the world. However, she may be one of the most misunderstood biblical people. According to so...
03:51, 2019-08-22

Twitter suspends SMS feature after CEO Dorsey’s account was hi-Jack-ed Twitter has temporarily suspended the ability to tweet via SMS following high-profile hack of its CEO Jack Dorsey and a number of celebrities. “We’re taking this step because of vulnerabilities that n...
12:17, 2019-09-05

Venmo can instantly transfer money to your bank account Venmo's instant transfers are no longer limited to sending money to debit cards. The PayPal-owned service now permits transferring money immediately to linked bank accounts. It still incurs the...
22:34, 2019-08-12

Wells Fargo Is Reviewing Its Account-Closing Practices The chief executive, C. Allen Parker, told Senator Elizabeth Warren that the bank had begun an “extensive review” of overdraft fees for such accounts in response to a New York Times article....
11:51, 2019-09-05

Even the Google Calendar app is being used by scammers to drain your bank account Scammers apparently live by the motto "where there's a will there's a way." Take the Google Calendar app. As Wired notes, criminals with malicious intent are taking advantage of one of the default set...
02:17, 2019-06-23

5 Things To Know Before Applying For PAN (Permanent Account Number) Card According to the Income Tax Department, online applications for PAN card can be made through either of the websites of NSDL (National Securities Depository Limited) and UTITSL....
19:34, 2019-07-20

Elon Musk claims he’s deleting his Twitter account PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Elon Musk says he’s deleting his Twitter account 10 months after his use of the social media site landed him in trouble with U.S. regulators. The Tesla CEO changed his T...
14:34, 2019-06-17

Instagram will warn about account takedowns, add new appeals process Instagram is boosting its content moderation appeals process and adding a new alert that will warn users who violate rules when their account is close to being deleted....
05:01, 2019-07-20

Wednesday is National Drive-Thru Day and here's your driver's guide to savings July's month full of freebies and deals continues with tequila and fast-food. Wednesday is National Tequila Day and National Drive-Thru Day.       ...
12:51, 2019-07-24

UN global education envoy urges new funding for ‘lost generation’ of children forced out of classrooms by conflict A child’s “real passport” to the future – education – should be stamped in the classroom, not at a border checkpoint, UN Special Envoy for Global Education Gordon Brown said on Tuesday. ...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Best London commuter areas for schools: four spots with outstanding primary and secondary education within 45 minutes of the capital Due to the exodus of young families from London out to the home counties in search of space and value for money, the South-East now faces an acute pupils-to-places crisis. The region is expecting a 5....
17:51, 2019-05-29

Longer lives and 'lumpy' expenses force Americans to rethink their retirement-savings math Living abroad to cut costs or building a surplus into your budget are tools Americans can use to plan the right amount of retirement savings.       ...
12:17, 2019-08-05

Twitter unlocks Mitch McConnell campaign account after two-day standoff Twitter has unlocked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign account two days after it was penalized for posting a video of activists making threats against the Kentucky Republican at his ho...
21:00, 2019-08-09

This meme account for a Los Angeles-area mall is melting our brains People in L.A. are often accused of only caring about things that happen in L.A., and perhaps there’s some truth to that. Sometimes, however, the things happening in LA are so important, so influentia...
00:34, 2019-06-08

Twitter CEO's hacked account sends racist tweets before being secured The account of Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words to 4 million followers before Twitter ...
08:00, 2019-08-31

Twitter chief Jack Dorsey’s personal account hacked @Jack might want to update his password. The personal account of Twitter’s chief executive Jack Dorsey was hacked Friday afternoon, which resulted in a barrage of bizarre and racist tweets from @jack ...
01:34, 2019-08-31

'Especially dangerous': Two easy steps to hack Trump’s Twitter account President Trump's Twitter feed is vulnerable to being hacked by a foreign power or other adversary, according to a Washington Examiner investigation of cybersecurity measures in place to protect his a...
10:17, 2019-09-07

Twitter says it is investigating how CEO Jack Dorsey's account was compromised Chuckle Squad took responsibility for the hacking, which Twitter says it's investigating. Dorsey is a Twitter co-founder and also the CEO of Square.       ...
01:34, 2019-08-31

New 9/11 account recalls harrowing moments before Flight 93 crash: 'I’ll ram the cockpit' A newly published account from the perspective of key decision-makers, survivors and military service members gives a window into the harrowing moments on 9/11 before Flight 93 crashed....
17:34, 2019-09-11

GOP freezes Twitter spending to protest locking of McConnell’s account Twitter temporarily locked McConnell’s campaign account Wednesday after it shared a video in which some protesters spoke of violence outside his Kentucky home, where he is recovering from a shoulder f...
06:00, 2019-08-09

ECB Draghi: Weaker forecasts don't account for risk of hard Brexit European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Thursday the bank's weaker economic forecasts did not take into account the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union without an exit deal,...
17:00, 2019-09-12

Netflix rewind: Why would somebody bother to hack your account on the streaming service? Netflix accounts don't really offer the selling potential stolen Facebook accounts do, but they still tempt a subset of hackers.       ...
19:17, 2019-09-04

Epstein Used Opaque Charity Account at Deutsche Bank for Own Benefit The money that flowed through Jeffrey Epstein’s nonprofit, Gratitude America, followed an opaque path that appears to be designed to generate tax benefits....
14:34, 2019-09-12

British politician’s Twitter account hijacked by angry staffer A British politician was branded a “disgustingly morally bankrupt person” in his own Twitter feed Tuesday — when one of his communications staffers appeared to hijack the account and use i...
01:01, 2019-07-24

SBI Fixed Deposit Account: Interest Rates, Tenure, Other Details In a SBI FD account, depositor can park lump sum amount and also avail features like choice of interest payout and liquidity through overdraft (OD) or premature withdrawal, noted the lender on its......
16:51, 2019-06-08

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account sent racist tweets after hack Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account was hacked and sent a series of racist and offensive tweets to Dorsey’s followers. The incident has raised fresh concerns about social media users' digital security....
10:00, 2019-08-31