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Students take up toddler therapy after Trump win

Teddy bears, Play-Doh and coloring books are staples of nursery schools, but now they are showing up on college campuses to help distraught students cope with the election of a president they don’t like. Around the nation, students are turning to the tools of toddlers as a bizarre form of therapy in the wake of

An Interview With a Freshman Trump Supporter Who Outsmarted a Leftist at Boston University

Elliott Hamilton, Daily Wire  Nicholas Fuentes is not your average college freshman. He started Boston University a few months ago and he supports Donald Trump for President. He has not kept his opinions to himself, going so far as to being interviewed on camera giving his reasons for supporting Trump over Hillary Clinton. Boston University’s official

Which Candidate Will Raise your Wage? (Hint: It’s not Hillary)

John C. Goodman, Stagnant wages are the dominant theme of this year’s presidential election. Appropriately so. According to the (pro-labor) Economic Policy Institute, the median wage has risen only 6 percent in real terms over the past three decades. Low-wage workers have actually seen a 5 percent decline. So what are the candidates promising to

Progress made on a ‘bionic pancreas’ for diabetics

 Scientists have made big progress on a “bionic pancreas” to free some people with diabetes from the daily ordeal of managing their disease. A wearable, experimental device passed a real-world test, constantly monitoring blood sugar and automatically giving insulin or a sugar-boosting drug as needed, doctors said Sunday. The device improved blood-sugar control more than

Man with guns arrested at Boston U. commencement

Man Allegedly Caught Sneaking Guns into BU Graduation A Massachusetts man has been charged with firearms violations for allegedly attempting to bring two loaded handguns into a Boston University commencement. Andrea Massa of Marshfield was arrested by university police at a bag check area Sunday afternoon. Massa’s wife, Sally Jenkins, tells the Boston Herald (bit.ly/1jtrx8P)

Boston Retakes Its Marathon One Year After Terror Bombing

 The bell in Boston’s Old South Church, where Ben Franklin and Paul Revere were once parishioners, will ring out a darker bit of history today from its vantage point above the Boston Marathon finish line. It was a year ago that two pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the marathon’s end point, killing three people and injuring

An EMT, A volunteer, and A spectator in a cowboy hat. – Heroes of the Boston Marathon bombing

  Moments after bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon, these three helped rescue a man whose legs were blown off, a scene captured in an Associated Press photo. That man, Jeff Bauman, was lauded as a hero himself when he gave authorities a description that helped them track down two suspects. A year later, the

Security push at Boston Marathon bomb anniversary, but risks remain

 Even as police prepare for a massive presence at Boston’s first marathon since the 2013 bombing attack that killed three people and injured 264, officials acknowledge the sheer scale of the event poses inevitable security risks. More than 3,500 officers will be stationed along the 26.2 mile course starting in suburban Hopkinton, Massachusetts, and ending