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At Cleveland bar, Marco Rubio draws cheers from young Republicans

CLEVELAND -- TownHall is the kind of low-slung bar you’d expect fans of Bernie Sanders to love. It’s got a hipster name with the compressed words and multiple capital letters. It’s in Ohio City, Cleveland’s “cool” neighborhood with the cluttered used-books stores and the row of small-plate bistros …

Government

Huckabee’s plan to tax pimps and drug dealers won’t be that easy

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee had the crowd cheering at the first GOP debate over his pledge to tax the seedy underground economy of “illegals, pimps, prostitutes, [and] drug dealers.”<p>But actually implementing the system he supports might not be so easy.<p>Huckabee is part of a group of …

Republicans

Why John Kasich got off to a good start

On paper, conventional wisdom has it, Ohio Gov. John Kasich looks good but is never going to be the nominee. The same could be said of many of the 16 GOP candidates, but there are reasons Kasich is getting a nice bump in the polls following his announcement. At 4 percent in the latest CNN/ORC poll, …

Foreign Policy

The Donald is still on top — for the moment, at least

CLEVELAND — The first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign appeared to leave the nomination contest just as it was before.<p>Donald Trump brought to Thursday’s debate the same sharp tongue and controversial style that has propelled him to the top of the polls in the Republican race. He was …

Government

Ben Carson’s Gentle, Virtuous Rhetoric Elevated the GOP Debate

The first half of yesterday’s GOP debate was not kind to Ben Carson. Ignored for long stretches, his soft-spoken demeanor sometimes contrasted …

Ben Carson

Introducing 2016 Election Central: Your Guide to the Presidential Race

The 2016 presidential election will dominate the news, conversation and debate in America over the next 450+ days leading up to Election Day 2016. With a record 17 Republican candidates, five Democratic candidates and a constant stream of debates, there will be no shortage of political jousting, …

Social Media

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

Healthy Eating

California Entrepreneur Invents Coffee Cups That Can Revive Forests

Your morning coffee could help give birth to a new generation of trees and plants.<p>Reduce. Reuse. Grow., a San Luis Obispo-based startup, has pioneered a new type of coffee cup — one encased with seeds. After you trash the cup (in a specified bin), the company will ensure that those cups are planted …

Coffee

3 Ways Modern Technology Can Help You Achieve A Zen Mind | Spirit Science

You would naturally think that Western technology and Eastern Zen meditation practice are as incompatible as they can get. In some ways this is …

In the Classroom with AP Econ Teacher & College Counsellor Michael Brody

Imagine that moment when a student “gets it”—the lightbulb goes off and (s)he understands hard concepts for the first time. Real-world examples can help illuminate complex ideas in memorable ways, and that’s the goal of most of the articles in Michael Brody‘s Flipboard magazine, <b>Things AP Econ</b> …

Teaching

Our Favorite Cookbooks (to Gift) of 2014

Searching for the perfect cookbook for the avid home cook in your life? Gift the year’s releases that are already getting a workout in our own kitchens.<p><b>Searching for the perfect cookbook for the avid home cook in your life?</b> Forget style-over-substance. Instead, gift the year’s releases that are …

Ice Cream

LeBron welcomed back on special night in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carried onto the floor by an emotional ovation building for years, LeBron James is back where he began.<p>He's home.<p>Introduced to a …