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The Ultimate Federal Financial Aid Eligibility Guide

<i>This is part of the third chapter in Diane Melville’s “All About Financial Aid” series. See the bottom of this post for more links on today’s topic,</i> …

College & University

6 Biggest Issues Boston Celtics Must Address at the Trade Deadline

Link to Media<p>Danny Ainge has already been a busy guy in the two months before the NBA's trade deadline. His Boston Celtics have gone through a lot change since finishing the 2012-13 season, but there are still more issues to address.<p>Boston has ducked beneath the luxury tax level, but not by much. …

NBA

38 Reasons Your Life Will Be So Much Easier In 2014

We really learned a lot in 2013. Now it's time to put it all to good use.

Music Festivals

Dispatch From Philadelphia: The Brutal End of Public Education

Othella Stanback could very well be a Philadelphia public school success story in the making. At 19 years old and in her senior year at Ben Franklin …

Greater Atlanta Doesn't Care About Black People, Unless They Play O...

Here’s a dirty little fact: The Braves have been trying to get out of Atlanta since the late '80s. That was when the idea was first hatched to get …

Bill Clinton

Together despite all, glimpsing the distant finish

Three days had passed since the bombs went off.<p>Doctors had done what they could and left him to recover in a coma. She was sitting by his side when …

Influences: Ralph Wiley On Writing

Posted by Morgan Campbell on September 21, 2013 · 2 Comments<p>When I’m between books I return to Ralph Wiley — specifically to <b>Serenity</b>, which, along …

Arsenio Hall: Best interviews show why newly returned host was great. (VIDEO)

<i>The Arsenio Hall Show</i>, which debuted in 1989 was, at one time, appointment viewing for young audiences. This was thanks not only to Hall’s charm and …

I could have been Trayvon Martin

The Don Imus controversy a while back brought racial discrimination into the national conversation. But for many African-Americans like me it dug up …

Photographer George Steinmetz arrest: How much airspace do you own?

National Geographic photographer George Steinmetz was arrested for trespass on June 28 after circling his paraglider over a Kansas cattle feedlot, …

NFL considering not inviting ineligible players to combine

With increased scrutiny on the maturity and commitment of the prospects entering the NFL, the league is considering not inviting players to the NFL …

End of new Big Three era cuts deep

BOSTON -- This wasn't the way it was supposed to end.<p>Years from now, the jerseys of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett will hang among Boston's other …

NBA

A town without fathers: Our dads were American heroes, but they were never around.

I grew up in a town without fathers.<p>That didn’t seem to matter at first. More importantly to a kid, I grew up in a town without a McDonald’s.<p>“Welcome …

From 9/11 to Prism: A Nation Gone Dotty

Here’s one of the things I want to know about the government’s electronic-spying programs, which evidently give it the power to find out intimate details about virtually anybody. Who designed the spooky red-and-black logo for the National Security Agency’s Prism program? My colleague Amy Davidson …

Pregnant young in New York at 26: a weird decision.

When I found out I was pregnant, I didn’t really want to tell my friends. We’d talked about babies, over wine and second draft feature articles at a …

Searching for Dwight Howard

The uncertain destiny of the self-proclaimed Superman can be broken down into 10 simple realities<p>You know where this is headed. Unless Patrick …

Basketball