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Improving Our Educational Standing In The World Means Doubling-Down On What Works

As any business leader will tell you, we live in a global world. We know today’s students will one day compete in it when they enter the workplace. That’s why U.S. scores released this week on an international exam are so troubling. The performance of America’s 15-year-olds in math on the 2018 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) was below ... Read More »

Lets speculate about what the Kansas special election means for health care

This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America’s health care debate. Like what you’re reading? Sign up to get VoxCare in your inbox here. The big political news last night was the Kansas special election in the state’s Fourth Congressional District, where Republicans kept a seat they’ve held ... Read More »

Has the Galaxy of Smart Phones Morphed Into A Black Hole?

As I settled into my seat on an intercontinental flight last month I heard a recorded announcement telling passengers who owned Samsung Galaxy S7 smart phones that those specific items were barred from the airplane.  While I appreciated the desire for passenger and flight protection, I also wondered at the rare instance when a specific manufacturer’s product was named in ... Read More »

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A Canadian federal court has overturned approval for a chief pipeline project that one analyst says will effectthe country‘s oil industry “large time.” The Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline was at the beginning permitted with the aid of the Conservativeauthorities returned in 2014, subject to a whopping 209 conditions. but consistent with court docket ofenchantment files released Thursday, the government did ... Read More »

Cramer: What the LinkedIn disaster means to you

While the market on Monday was a total bloodbath, Jim Cramer doesn’t want investors to forget that Friday was terrible, too. Friday’s carnage all stemmed from the horrific forecasts of high growth technology stocks LinkedIn and Tableau Software, which caused anything related to mobile, social and cloud to go into a tailspin. “The pin action from these two quarters was ... Read More »

What Iowa means for Wall Street

For months, Wall Street has presumed Hillary Clinton would win the Democratic party’s nod and go on to win the presidency, but Monday’s Iowa caucuses suggest the race could be tighter than expected. Clinton on Monday barely edged out Sen. Bernie Sanders, with both close to 50 percent in the Iowa caucuses. Now she faces him in New Hampshire next ... Read More »

Cramer: What the LinkedIn disaster means to you

While the market on Monday was a total bloodbath, Jim Cramer doesn’t want investors to forget that Friday was terrible, too. Friday’s carnage all stemmed from the horrific forecasts of high growth technology stocks LinkedIn and Tableau Software, which caused anything related to mobile, social and cloud to go into a tailspin. “The pin action from these two quarters was ... Read More »