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Recommended: Affirmative action in college admissions? Supreme Court to hear case

The Supreme Court announced Tuesday morning that it will review affirmative action for the first time in almost a decade after a white student was denied acceptance into the University of Texas, according to The Associated The court said Tuesday it will return to the issue of affirmative action in higher education for the first […]

One more big case: High court adds affirmative action in college entry to …

Raising the stakes for defenders of affirmative action is this development: Justice Elena Kagan has taken herself off the case, because she worked on the issue while serving in the Obama Justice Department. That takes a MARK SHERMAN,AP WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is setting an election-season review of racial preference in college admissions, […]

Fresh Android Apps for Feb. 17: Helicon Remote, One Epic Game, Ninja Chicken

"Old Songs" was completed after Banai's family, including his widow, Aviva, gave their blessing to the Helicon recording company. "Yossi' Consegna (ASX: CGP), (formally Helicon Group) is a healthcare and medical devices company whose objective is to acquire and/or license innovative products with significant market potential. Consegna has received major support in the company's I […]

Cause of Whitney Houston's death under investigation

While the autopsy results have not yet been released, reports are coming out that Whitney Houston may have drowned in her hotel bathtub. TMZ is repor. Houston's family responds to singer's death — daughter treated for stress while her ex-husband Bobby Brown struggled through a performance in Mississippi. Deborah Gembara reports. Whitney Houston and Dionne […]

CPAC: Conservatives gather at 'major center of gravity'

By David Weigel MySlate is a new tool that you track your favorite parts Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. The Conservative Political Action Conference will tractor-beam all movement John McCain of Arizona, went on to win CPAC's much-watched presidential straw poll, the second of this […]

Texas boy, 6, attacked by mountain lion at Big Bend National Park

parks and one in Scotland share the gold tier level. which means the area skies are free from all but minimal light pollution, with. Big Bend National Park is about 245 miles away. Where to stay Lajitas Golf and Spa Resort 877-LAJITAS (5254-827) www.lajitasgolfresort.com Rustic-elegant resort with restaurant, bar, movie house, shops and more. Near […]