Topic: University of California-Irvine
Gov. Rick Perry's Texas was the first state to let illegal immigrants pay in-state tuition rates at public colleges. He defended that decision during Monday's presidential debate, amid loud boos.
09/13/2011 10:38 pm
President Obama's jobs programs may put people to work. But stimulus has been expensive and hasn't jump-started the economy.
09/08/2011 07:14 pm
Economic problems like the housing debacle, Social Security and Medicare shortfalls have a social solution: stronger extended families.
07/27/2011 01:52 pm
Kody Brown, star of TLC's 'Sister Wives,' files suit in federal court seeking to prevent prosecution for polygamy under Utah law. The case may force another reexamination of laws governing sexual choices and lifestyles.
07/13/2011 07:40 pm
There's plenty of room for improvement. But contrary to the rhetoric, the US has plenty of technical workers and American students have not slipped in science, math over the past 15 years, studies show.
06/07/2011 11:38 am
Bin Laden dead: Americans experienced a rare moment of national unity upon hearing the news that Osama bin Laden had been killed by US forces. A look at the psychology that drives the celebrating.
05/02/2011 07:05 pm
Astrophysicist Martin Rees, a man of 'no religious beliefs,' was awarded the Templeton Prize for helping humanity address 'fundamental questions of our nature and existence.'
04/06/2011 09:49 am
Removal of aging highways is a strategy some cities are using to try to boost their downtown districts.
03/02/2011 02:43 pm
Scientists peered through a galactic window in the ladle of the Big Dipper, using the Herschel telescope to look 10 billion years backwards in time and investigate the origins of galaxies, which turn out to require 20 times less dark matter than previously calculated.
02/18/2011 05:30 pm
Protest organizers are now calling for a million-man march on Friday to remind the new military rulers who's really in charge in Egypt's revolution.
02/14/2011 09:37 am