Environmentalist Students Give Up On Hunger Strike After Parents Tell Them To Stop

Energy | Jason Hopkins
FILE PHOTO - Graduating students line up for the 366th Commencement Exercises at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder | Hippie Students Give Up Hunger Strike

Their goals were nowhere near met

Harvard Student Arrested Butt Naked And Booming Out Of His Mind

Education | Gabrielle Okun

‘Hostility escalated’

‘It’s Okay To Be White’ Stickers Posted Around College Town

US | Michael Bastasch
A building at Harvard University (Shutterstock/Page Light Studios)

Similar signs also popped up in Canada

Melania Trump Isn't Happy An Elementary School Rejected Her 'Racist' Dr. Seuss Books

Education | Rob Shimshock
First lady Melania Trump chat with children as she visits American International School of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 21, 2017. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

‘Dr. Seuss’s illustrations are steeped in racist propaganda’

Drone Delivery: Amazon Chose UK Over US Because Of Less Regulations

Business | Eric Lieberman
Autonomous drone delivering a package. [Shutterstock - Mopic]

‘Result of the FAA dragging its feet’

Third new Boston suspect ID'd [PICTURE]

US | Patrick Howley
Robel Phillipos, a 19-year old Cambridge, Massachusetts resident.

19-year-old Robel Phillipos of Cambridge charged with lying in connection with bombings

Yoga positions on parking penalties to inspire peace - Boston Herald

| interns

Cambridge, Mass. is printing yoga positions on parking tickets

Universities may be a waste of money - Reuters

| interns

Spending as much as $250,000 on a bachelors degree from world-renowned U.S. universities such as Harvard University and Yale is a waste of money, a new book asserts

A retrospective on the Cambridge police incident and Obama's response: One year later

Opinion | Scott Erickson

Throughout the past year much has made over how the event in Cambridge bespoke of inequitable policing practices in America

Accused of espionage, but praised as moms and dads - NYT

US | interns

Among the 11 suspected spies arrested this week were four couples who, by all accounts, raised seven children without fault

Whatever it is, it's probably illegal in Massachusetts - TheDC

US | Chris Moody

Ridiculous regulations pile up in the Bay State include protection for defenseless milk cartons

Money trumps security in smart meter rollouts - CNET

Energy | Pat McMahon

Companies are increasingly using more smart meters, which can easily be hacked and have information stolen

Company selling cheap designer genes - Boston Globe

Business | Jeff Winkler (admin)

Start-up aims to sequence human genomes for $30, in just a few hours

Harnessing the power of the pothole - NYT

Business | Julia McClatchy (admin)

We already harvest the power of the sun and the wind. Soon we may also harvest the power of pothole

Elena Kagan under fire for decision made at Harvard - NYT

Politics | Pat McMahon

Solicitor General Elena Kagan, a possible Obama Supreme Court nominee, is being looked at for her decision to stop military recruiters from being on campus

'Candidate X Went to Harvard Law School'

| Gautham Nagesh

One thing that should be banned: citing someone’s law school as evidence that they are qualified for the Supreme Court

Massachusetts town seeks to curb global warming with taxes, veganism - FOX News

Politics | Pat McMahon

Cambridge, Massachusetts is aiming to reduce global warming by instituting tax penalties and promoting veganism

Ways to Make Higher Education More Affordable

| admin

President Obama has proposed a new plan to cap student loan payments at 10 percent of the borrower’s discretionary income. Borrowers with incomes below 150 percent of the federal poverty line (or approximately $33,000) would be required to make no payment, and the balance of a borrower’s loan would be forgiven after 20 years for a private-sector