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Learning by Protesting at French Consulate?

Meg Campbell | Posted 01.27.2014 | Education
Meg Campbell

After they presented their letter to Deputy Consul Henry, a reporter asked our Principal, Thabiti Brown, "Shouldn't students be in class?" He replied, in true Expeditionary Learning fashion: "This is class."

Dodging Muggers, Bandit Ambushes and Tribal Warfare in Papua New Guinea: Travel Troubles on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 11.29.2013 | Travel
Mike Arkus

I first realised this was not a run-of-the-mill trip when the driver taking me from the airport to the Kavieng Club hotel drove smartly past the front...

U.S. Embassies And Consulates To Reopen Sunday

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 10.09.2013 | World

WASHINGTON — Eighteen of the 19 U.S. embassies and consulates that were closed in the Middle East and Africa because of a terrorist threat will ...

U.S. Embassy Warns Tourists Of Armed Robberies In Bahamas

AP | Posted 07.21.2013 | Travel

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in the Bahamas is warning about the threat of armed robbery in the capital of the island chain off Florida's...

Thanksgiving Travel Advisory: Conservative Parents Likely to be Insufferable After Election

Tyler Mahoney | Posted 01.21.2013 | Comedy
Tyler Mahoney

Thanksgiving became an official holiday under Abraham Lincoln, to bring unity and hope during the Civil War -- a time when families fought each other on the open battlefield.

Crime and Safety: Another Reason Why Americans Need to Travel Abroad

Lauren Quinn | Posted 05.30.2011 | Travel
Lauren Quinn

There I was, in the capital of a poor country still bearing the wounds of civil war, filled with gypsies and beggars and busted-up sidewalks, and I was safer than in my American hometown.

INFO: MTA Schedule Update

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

SUBWAYS: All subways service is running, except for the Franklin Ave shuttle. All work has been suspended. METRO NORTH: Some slight changes to Metro...