Archive for October 14th, 2018

Does Harvard Treat Asian-American Applicants Unfairly? The Case Goes To Trial

Education | | October 14 2018, 11:20 PM

A federal lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in Harvard University's admissions process goes to court this week. It could have big consequences for higher education.

500 immigrant military recruits discharged in a year

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | October 14 2018, 8:47 PM

The Pentagon confirmed last week that more than 500 immigrants recruited to the U.S. military because of their specialized language or medical skills were discharged between July 2017 and July 2018.

When In Drought: States Take On Urgent Negotiations To Avoid Colorado River Crisis

US & World | | October 14 2018, 7:00 AM

After years of sustained drought, water managers along the Colorado River system are renegotiating water cutbacks to seven Western states, hoping to avoid more drastic shortages in the future.

'The Ravenmaster' Is Definitely (There) For The Birds

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | October 14 2018, 7:00 AM

Legend says that if the ravens ever leave the Tower of London, England will fall. Luckily, ravenmaster Chris Skaife is there to care for them, and he's got a new book about these extraordinary birds.

How 'Bring The Pain' Brought Chris Rock Superstar Fame

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | October 14 2018, 5:00 AM

A new A&E documentary highlights the stand-up comedian's breakout HBO special.

There were no blog entries published on this date.

There were no news programs published on this date.