Universities and colleges are being pressed to increase graduation rates
and speed up the time it takes for students to complete degrees by
awarding college credit for their life and work experience.
Hers was the face on the grainy negative TV ads that helped defeat
scores of Democrats. His agenda, re-election chances and legacy are on
The government of Israel announced earlier this month that it will bring
8,000 more Ethiopian black Jews from
Ethiopia to Israel.
On a day of Republican revival in Congress, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was the spoiler.