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The Impact of War

Returning To The Battlefield, With A Brain Injury

5 min

Returning To The Battlefield, With A Brain Injury

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The University of Cape Town is open about its admission standards: Admission cutoffs are listed by race in the university's prospectus. The university's vice chancellor says the policy reflects the fact that black students in South Africa are still highly disadvantaged. barbourians/flickr hide caption

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Inequalities Complicate S. Africa College Admissions

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Technology

Microsoft Spends Big On Skype

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Microsoft Spends Big On Skype

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Music Reviews

Jolly Boys: Aging Jamaican Troubadours Go Rock

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Jolly Boys: Aging Jamaican Troubadours Go Rock

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks in Tehran on April 4. Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Middle East

Ahmadinejad Seen As Loser In Iranian Power Struggle

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Ahmadinejad Seen As Loser In Iranian Power Struggle

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Technology

Senators Grill Phone Execs On Mobile Privacy

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Senators Grill Phone Execs On Mobile Privacy

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The Helpless Children Protection Home is an orphanage in Katmandu. Last August, the U.S. government suspended adoptions from Nepal because it was concerned about fraud in Nepal's adoption system — and there's still concern. Prakash Mathema/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Asia

U.S. Still Suspects Fraud In Nepalese Orphanages

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U.S. Still Suspects Fraud In Nepalese Orphanages

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