New math just confuses kids
Prolonged efforts to make math easier only seems to make the subject more complicated
Chavez gets a setback
His preferred candidate in Peru's presidential elections lost. More than ever, Latin America matters to the US.
Half of all doctors are below average
Britain's going to roll out a grading system for doctors, just like AAA motel ratings
Another reason to use an alternative browser
Anyone using an unpatched version of Internet Explorer who happened to have visited one of the websites for Circuit City recently may have picked up a nasty virus. People need to use other browsers.
Are the Geneva Conventions outdated?
New guidance to the US Armed Forces may relax some rules on treatment of prisoners
Crooked preacher invokes divine intervention to cover tracks
When babies disappear from one place and show up as "miracle children" in another, that's no work of God
Water news: Wastewater lesson #1: All water is recycled
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