Astronauts head to launch site for SpaceX’s second crew flight – U.S.

Letitia Denham


CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Four astronauts headed to Kennedy Space Center on Sunday for SpaceX’s second crew launch, coming up next weekend.


For NASA, it marks the long-awaited start of regular crew rotations at the International Space Station, with private companies providing the lifts. There will be double the number of astronauts as the test flight earlier this year, and their mission will last a full six months.

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Retiring Editorial Cartoonist Reflects On 50-Year Career : NPR

Letitia Denham

NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with Washington Post editorial cartoonist Tom Toles, who is retiring after a 50-year career.



MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:

For 50 years, Tom Toles has been working as an editorial cartoonist, including almost two decades at The Washington Post, where he took over from the legendary cartoonist Herblock in 2002. Now Tom Toles has announced that he is retiring from the Post next week after a long and

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Joe Biden plans to cut taxes, boost health care and reduce college debt during his first term

Letitia Denham

A Joe Biden presidency will potentially impact the personal finances of millions of Americans, from how much they pay in income taxes to whether they can pare college debt – or afford college at all.

Student debt: The higher education trap

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Those who stand to benefit most are the middle class and low-wage earners, experts say, while the affluent will likely pay more.

“Biden ramps

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Ambow Education Obtains National Patent for AI Panorama Digital Teaching System

Letitia Denham

BEIJING, Nov. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Ambow Education Holding Ltd. (“Ambow” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: AMBO), a leading national provider of educational and career enhancement services in China, today announced that it has been awarded a national patent for its self-developed AI Panorama Digital Teaching System (“Panorama System” or the “System”).

The Panorama System creates an immersive hybrid classroom model capable of integrating multiple cloud-based terminals with

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HKBU Global University Film Awards 2020 present Gold Award to entry from Korea National University of Arts

Letitia Denham

HONG KONG, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Organised by the Academy of Film (AF) at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), the Global University Film Awards (GUFA) 2020 concluded on 6 November with the award presentation ceremony. The Gold Award went to the entry from the Korea National University of Arts in South Korea, while the Best Documentary prize went to the film entry from INSAS in Belgium

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