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How Northwestern Shuttles Journalism Students into Unpaid Internships

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Northwestern University's journalism school boasts of its prowess in preparing students for …

Study finds growth not helping Africa's poor

Improved economic growth over the past decade in Africa has failed to reduce poverty in a majority of countries on the continent, a new study has revealed.<p>The Afrobarometer survey, released on Tuesday, said that despite playing host to some of the world's highest economic growth rates, many …

Pope's shekels: Vatican bank opens its books for 1st time

The Vatican bank published its annual accounts for the first time on Tuesday in an attempt to boost transparency and distance itself from a string of scandals.<p>The bank - known as the Institute for Religious Works, or IOR – described 2012 as an "economically successful year" for its customers, as …

New York City Opera Will File For Bankruptcy After Failed Last-Ditch Kickstarter Campaign

The company hoped to use the fundraising website to raise at least $1 million of the $7 million they needed to stay in operation. According to The Wall Street Journal, a total of $301,019 was raised by 2,108 donors, but it was not ultimately enough to save the struggling company, which has run …

SpaceX knocks down claim that Falcon 9 rocket exploded in orbit

The SpaceX launch company and its billionaire founder, Elon Musk, on Tuesday smacked down suggestions that the upper stage of its upgraded Falcon 9 rocket exploded after putting a half-dozen satellites in orbit.<p>"There was definitely no explosion of any kind." Musk told NBC News in an email. "Falcon …

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