George Washington

Florida State defense overwhelms Fordham holding the Rams to 43 points

<b>MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) —</b> Freshman reserve Mfiondu Kabengele scored 15 points, Terance Mann added 14 points on 7-of-9 shooting and Florida State …

College Basketball

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The U. has been repped at the White House.<p>The University of Utah ski team posed with President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy Devos on …

Salt Lake City

Sailing World College Rankings, November 16 2017

Sailing World’s College Rankings, presented by Gill, are determined by an open coaches poll. For more information on the poll, or on how your team’s …

Sailing

Inside 'The Room Where It Happens' - Hamilton West End's First Day of Rehearsals!

Hamilton West End has tweeted a new video from the company's first day of rehearsal. The video features the cast and crew discussing their …

George Washington's famous Revolutionary War tent found in newly-discovered painting

A recently discovered 235-year-old panoramic painting has revealed the only known wartime depiction of George Washington’s Revolutionary War field tent.<p>The seven-foot painting, which was recently purchased at auction by the Museum of the American Revolution, shows the Continental Army’s encampment …

History

Best Business Schools 2017 - Bloomberg Businessweek

—1<p>Harvard<p>—<p>1<p>3<p>18<p>2<p>35<p>100.0<p>+42<p>Pennsylvania (Wharton)<p>+4<p>4<p>11<p>17<p>3<p>6<p>91.2<p>+43<p>MIT (Sloan)<p>+4<p>2<p>20<p>22<p>6<p>20<p>90.0<p>—4<p>Chicago (Booth)<p>—<p>3<p>35<p>10<p>4<p>8<p>90.0<p>−35<p>Stanford<p>−3<p>20<p>1<p>16<p>1<p>62<p>89.8<p>−36<p>Duke …

College & University

One of America’s Largest Collections of Memento Mori Is for Sale

Once held at the Museum of Mourning Art, more than 150 pieces will go to auction.<p>Before her death Anita Schorsch was America’s foremost collector of …

Art

Commentary: How Alabama can help save the Republican Party — or help destroy it

On Nov. 9, the Washington Post reported that Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, the former chief justice of Alabama’s Supreme Court, has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl when Moore was 32. The alleged victim claims Moore lured her into a disturbing sexual …

Conservative View

Today marked the first-ever Run For Office Day. Here's what that means.

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Election night brought historic wins for minority and LGBT candidates across the US in the few states holding 2017 contests.<p>Now a handful of organizations want to make sure to keep up that momentum by encouraging everyone and anyone to run for something -- which is also name of …

U.S. Politics

Florida State beats George Washington in opener

Terence Mann scored 17 points and Florida State won its opener for the fifth straight season, defeating George Washington 87-67 on Tuesday …

College Basketball

After 12 years, renovations at Apple Tree House done

It took longer to renovate Jersey City's Apple Tree House than it took construction crews to build the Twin Towers, but the historic building is …

Jersey City

Postus Interruptus – plus SUNDAY GAMES!!!!

…what happens when you start gathering links and then work/life get in the way. So, the first set is old, but work your attention:<p>Lynx-talk-a-lot …

Women's Basketball

Indiana youth sparks 86-77 win over Howard

(AP) Justin Smith had a double-double and Al Durham scored 16 points to help Indiana beat Howard 86-77 on Sunday night to kick off the four-game …

College Basketball

A Book On 'Bunk' For Our Post-Truth Times

It's no secret that the United States is going through a "post-truth" or "fake news" moment.<p>There are people in this country who continue to believe that former President Barack Obama was born in Kenya and that the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks were an inside job. Fake news went so far as to persuade …

Culture

8 of the Most Instagrammable Places in Boston

Heading to Boston on your next trip? Between the glittering city skyline and outdoor-friendly areas like Boston Harbor and Harvard Yard, tourists can …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Trump Has Spawned an American Identity Crisis

The U.S. has always been a work in progress, but since the Revolution, we have always believed in equality. Now Trump makes us doubt any notion of …

Bill Of Rights

Federalist Papers

The George Washington Digital Encyclopedia is the place to learn more about George Washington and the wide range of subjects related to his world and …

We have a sacred duty to house all homeless veterans

In a letter to Congress urging the nation to pay what it owed to veterans of the Continental Army, George Washington voiced his firm conviction that …

Homelessness

2017 DI NCAA Mid-Atlantic XC Regional

Final Standings<p>Score<p>Total<p>1<p>Penn State<p>31<p>1:41:16<p>2<p>Villanova<p>60<p>1:42:02<p>3<p>Georgetown<p>109<p>1:43:26<p>4<p>Princeton<p>123<p>1:43:49<p>5<p>Pittsburgh<p>162<p>1:44:36<p>6<p>Penn<p>188<p>1:45:16<p>7<p>West …

Track & Field

Tip Off Trip Up

Surprise! Western Kentucky (who long-time readers KNOW is good) over #16 Missouri by 3.<p>Northern Colorado, another team familiar to WHB readers, …

Women's Basketball

From George Washington to John Hancock, 8 November 1775

Cambridge Novr 8th 1775.<p>Sir,<p>The immediate occasion of my giving the Congress the trouble of a Letter at this time, is to inform them, that in …

18th century

Jeff Flake’s delusional view of his own exit from the Senate

Sen. Jeff Flake, as everybody with even one eye on the political world knows, is leaving his seat at the end of his term, refusing to run for …

Conservative View

Veterans of Righteousness

Posted: Nov 09, 2017 12:01 AM<p>Veteran’s Day has always held a special place in my heart, partly because ours is a military family.<p>My father was a …

Conservative View

Designing the White House: 1792 - 1830

Main Content<p>As the president's office and home, the White House stands as a symbol of American leadership. President George Washington selected the …

American History

More than a decade in the making, the Louvre Abu Dhabi opens

Nested under a dome with geometric arabesque patterns and appearing to float on water, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is now home to Matisse, Mondrian -- and …

Art

Slavery through the Eyes of Revolutionary Generals - Journal of the American Revolution

Generally when people think about slavery in the United States, they harken back to the Civil War period when Northern states had abolished slavery …

Slavery

A Fifth of November Wagon Rolls Again

It’s been nearly twenty years since I started to research Revolutionary Boston intensely. At first my goal was to develop a sense of what it was like …

American Revolution

These are the 5 greatest US foreign-policy presidents

The American president is the individual primarily responsible for the United States’ foreign policy.<p>While the president divvies up domestic issues with Congress and the states, the Constitution gives the president broad power to command the armed forces, make treaties, and appoint …

Foreign Policy

Week 5s challenge | Kahsier's Blog

In this school my favorite things and subjects are math,science,and social studies. My favorite things are recess lunch and basket ball courts. I …

U.S. Presidency

Donald Trump’s vast wealth, put in presidential perspective - MarketWatch

President Donald Trump has seen his vast wealth get dinged lately. According to Forbes, he dropped almost 100 spots on the list of the richest people …

Donald Trump