Universities March 31, 2016: Ivy League more selective Princeton, Yale admit less to the Class of 2020

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Ivy League more selective Princeton, Yale admit less to the Class of 2020

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, March 31, 2016, 7:44 PM MST

 On Ivy League acceptance day, most of the universities including Princeton, Yale and Columbia lowered their acceptance rates as the schools saw record number of applicants this year, March 31, 2016
On Ivy League acceptance day, most of the universities including Princeton, Yale and Columbia lowered their acceptance rates as the schools saw record number of applicants this year, March 31, 2016
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Politics March 31, 2016: Ted Cruz jokes would consider running over Trump with his car on Jimmy Kimmel

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Ted Cruz jokes would consider running over Trump with his car on Jimmy Kimmel

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March 31, 2016 12:31 PM MST

GOP candidate and Texas Senator Ted Cruz appeared on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live where they discussed Donald Trump, Pink Floyd, Star Wars and even President Barack Obama, March 30, 2016

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Universities March 30, 2016: Stanford most selective college only admits 4.69% of applicants to Class of 2020

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Stanford most selective college only admits 4.69% of applicants to Class of 2020

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, March 30, 2016, 4:22 PM MST

Stanford University is the nation's most selective college with an increasingly shrinking acceptance rate, so much so that NYT columnist Frank Bruni called them out for it in an early April fool's op-ed, March 30, 2016
Stanford University is the nation’s most selective college with an increasingly shrinking acceptance rate, so much so that NYT columnist Frank Bruni called them out for it in an early April fool’s op-ed, March 30, 2016
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Politics March 29, 2016: FBI to interview Clinton as 147 agents work to wrap email probe before election

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FBI to interview Clinton as 147 agents work to wrap email probe before election

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 29, 2016 2:13 PM MST

The FBI is going into the last phase of their investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server; the FBI is planning to interview Clinton and her aides, March 27, 2016
The FBI is going into the last phase of their investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private email server; the FBI is planning to interview Clinton and her aides, March 27, 2016
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Politics March 28, 2016: Sanders can win Democratic nomination if he steals superdelegates from Clinton

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Sanders can win Democratic nomination if he steals superdelegates from Clinton

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 28, 2016 1:15 PM MST

 After major primary victories on Western Saturday Democratic candidate, Bernie Sanders is hoping to translate that momentum into superdelegate support, March 27, 2016
After major primary victories on Western Saturday Democratic candidate, Bernie Sanders is hoping to translate that momentum into superdelegate support, March 27, 2016
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Politics March 27, 2016: Sanders sweeps Western Saturday wins big Alaska, Washington and Hawaii caucuses

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Sanders sweeps Western Saturday wins big Alaska, Washington and Hawaii caucuses

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 27, 2016 7:31 AM MST

Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders's campaign gained momentum winning all three Western Saturday caucuses causing some concern for frontrunner Hillary Clinton's campaign, March 26, 2016
Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders’s campaign gained momentum winning all three Western Saturday caucuses causing some concern for frontrunner Hillary Clinton’s campaign, March 26, 2016
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Politics March 26, 2016: Cruz denies National Enquirer story alleging he had five affairs blames Trump

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Cruz denies National Enquirer story alleging he had five affairs blames Trump

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 26, 2016 10:54 PM MST

 GOP candidate Texas Senator Ted Cruz is convinced that frontrunner Donald Trump is behind a tabloid story that claims he had five affairs over the course of his marriage, March 25, 2016
GOP candidate Texas Senator Ted Cruz is convinced that frontrunner Donald Trump is behind a tabloid story that claims he had five affairs over the course of his marriage, March 25, 2016
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Politics March 25, 2016: Donald Trump spills the beans on Heidi Cruz and her sordid political past

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Donald Trump spills the beans on Heidi Cruz and her sordid political past 

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 25, 2016 3:13 PM MST

 Donald Trump's campaign finally revealed the secret they had on rival Ted Cruz's wife Heidi; it was about her political connections; the news comes after a week of the two candidates slinging mud over attacks on their wives, March 25, 2016
Donald Trump’s campaign finally revealed the secret they had on rival Ted Cruz’s wife Heidi; it was about her political connections; the news comes after a week of the two candidates slinging mud over attacks on their wives, March 25, 2016
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Politics March 25, 2016: Birdie Sanders crowd goes wild as bird visits Sanders’ podium at Portland rally

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Birdie Sanders crowd goes wild as bird visits Sanders’ podium at Portland rally

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March 25, 2016 7:43 PM MST

Bernie Sanders's believes there was symbolism in the bird landing and perching on his podium; he is asking for world peace, March 25, 2016

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Bernie Sanders’s believes there was symbolism in the bird landing and perching on his podium; he is asking for world peace, March 25, 2016
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Politics March 25, 2016: Watchdog group discovers hidden Hillary Clinton State Dept email are there more?

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Watchdog group discovers hidden Hillary Clinton State Dept email are there more?

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 25, 2016 9:35 AM MST

Judicial Watch uncovered yet another email Hillary Clinton failed to turn over to the State Department, March 24, 2016
Judicial Watch uncovered yet another email Hillary Clinton failed to turn over to the State Department, March 24, 2016
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Politics March 23, 2016: Cruz and Sanders steal Western Tuesday primary spotlight from Trump and Clinton

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Cruz and Sanders steal Western Tuesday primary spotlight from Trump and Clinton

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 23, 2016 3:26 AM MST

Texas Senator Ted Cruz and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders denied their party frontrunners Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton sweeps on Western Tuesday, by large margins Cruz won Utah and Sanders Utah and Idaho, March 22, 2016
Texas Senator Ted Cruz and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders denied their party frontrunners Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton sweeps on Western Tuesday, by large margins Cruz won Utah and Sanders Utah and Idaho, March 22, 2016
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Politics March 22, 2016: Clinton, Trump are the most disliked presidential candidates in recent history

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Clinton, Trump are the most disliked presidential candidates in recent history

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 22, 2016 7:15 PM MST

 GOP frontrunner Donald Trump is the most disliked candidate in recent history, Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton is not too far behind, March 22, 2016
GOP frontrunner Donald Trump is the most disliked candidate in recent history, Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton is not too far behind, March 22, 2016
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Education March 19, 2016: SUC Santa Cruz accidently sends out thousands of acceptances

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UC Santa Cruz accidently sends out thousands of acceptances

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 19, 2016 4:04 PM MST

 High Schools seniors in the Washington and Virginia area got a surprise the UC Santa Cruz emailed them acceptances the problem they never applied, March 16, 2016
High Schools seniors in the Washington and Virginia area got a surprise the UC Santa Cruz emailed them acceptances the problem they never applied, March 16, 2016
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Politics March 19, 2016: Trump strikes back at Romney for voting for Cruz in Utah attacks Mormon faith

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Trump strikes back at Romney for voting for Cruz in Utah attacks Mormon faith

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 19, 2016 3:50 PM MST

 GOP frontrunner Donald Trump is not letting 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney off lightly after he announced he would vote for Cruz in the Utah caucuses, Trump decided to go after Romney's Mormon faith, March 19, 2016
GOP frontrunner Donald Trump is not letting 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney off lightly after he announced he would vote for Cruz in the Utah caucuses, Trump decided to go after Romney’s Mormon faith, March 19, 2016
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Politics March 17, 2016: Trump’s son sent threatening letter with white powder

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Trump’s son sent threatening letter with white powder

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March 18, 2016 10:09 AM MST

 GOP frontrunner Donald Trump was sent through his son Eric a letter threatening to harm his children if he does not withdraw from the GOP race, March 18, 2016
GOP frontrunner Donald Trump was sent through his son Eric a letter threatening to harm his children if he does not withdraw from the GOP race, March 18, 2016
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Politics March 16, 2016: Obama decides on Judge Merrick Garland for Supreme Court nominee

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Obama decides on Judge Merrick Garland for Supreme Court nominee

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 16, 2016 9:08 AM MST

Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland said Wednesday during his nomination announcement that justices must be faithful to the Constitution and 'put aside personal views or prejudices.'

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Politics March 15, 2016: Rubio suspends campaign after Florida loss to Trump on Super Tuesday 3

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Rubio suspends campaign after Florida loss to Trump on Super Tuesday 3

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March 15, 2016 8:26 PM MST

Florida Senator Marco Rubio lost his home state to GOP frontrunner Donald Trump by over twenty percent and decided to suspend his presidential campaign, March 15, 2016
Florida Senator Marco Rubio lost his home state to GOP frontrunner Donald Trump by over twenty percent and decided to suspend his presidential campaign, March 15, 2016
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Education March 15, 2016: Senate confirms new education secretary John King Jr. that will oversee ESSA law

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Senate confirms new education secretary John King Jr. that will oversee ESSA law

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March 15, 2016 2:42 PM MST

 The Senate confirmed John B. King, Jr. officially making him the new Secretary of Education; he  will lead the implementation of the new education law Every Student Succeeds Act, March 14, 2016
The Senate confirmed John B. King, Jr. officially making him the new Secretary of Education; he will lead the implementation of the new education law Every Student Succeeds Act, March 14, 2016
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Judaism March 15, 2016: Kotel Rabbi reverses support on egalitarian space ban on non-Orthodox prayer

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Kotel Rabbi reverses support on egalitarian space ban on non-Orthodox prayer

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Examiner.com, March 15, 2016, 8:57 AM MST

Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz is formally withdrawing any support he had for the Kotel's egalitarian prayer space. Instead, he is asking lawmaker to overturn the January cabinet vote and prevent Women of the Wall from freely praying, March 14, 2016
Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz is formally withdrawing any support he had for the Kotel’s egalitarian prayer space. Instead, he is asking lawmaker to overturn the January cabinet vote and prevent Women of the Wall from freely praying, March 14, 2016
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Politics March 14, 2016: North Carolina police decide against arresting Trump for inciting violence

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North Carolina police decide against arresting Trump for inciting violence

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March 14, 2016 10:44 PM MST

  A North Carolina sheriff office wanted GOP frontrunner Donald Trump to pay legally for the violence at his rallies by charging him with inciting violence, but ultimately decide they could not get a conviction dropping it all, March 14, 2016
A North Carolina sheriff office wanted GOP frontrunner Donald Trump to pay legally for the violence at his rallies by charging him with inciting violence, but ultimately decide they could not get a conviction dropping it all, March 14, 2016
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Politics March 13, 2016: Marco Rubio wins Washington DC; Cruz wins Wyoming primaries

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Marco Rubio wins Washington DC; Cruz wins Wyoming primaries

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 13, 2016 2:44 PM MST

 Republican candidates Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz are big winners in nominating contests held on Saturday, with Rubio winning Washington, DC and Cruz winning Wyoming, March 12, 2016
Republican candidates Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz are big winners in nominating contests held on Saturday, with Rubio winning Washington, DC and Cruz winning Wyoming, March 12, 2016
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Politics March 13, 2016: Malia and Sasha Obama the toasts at their state dinner debut

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Malia and Sasha Obama the toasts at their state dinner debut

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 13, 2016 12:45 AM MST

 In a surprise to the public, Malia and Sasha Obama attended the state dinner in honor of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, their first, March 10, 2016
In a surprise to the public, Malia and Sasha Obama attended the state dinner in honor of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, their first, March 10, 2016
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Education March 12, 2016: British universities dominate Oxford tops THE’s best universities in Europe 2016

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British universities dominate Oxford tops THE’s best universities in Europe 2016

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 12, 2016 6:41 PM MST

 The University of Oxford tops this year's ranking from Times Higher Education (THE) of the Best Universities in Europe; 46 British universities are making the cut, the most of any other country, March 10, 2016
The University of Oxford tops this year’s ranking from Times Higher Education (THE) of the Best Universities in Europe; 46 British universities are making the cut, the most of any other country, March 10, 2016
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Politics March 10, 2016: Obama approval rating at three-year high, economy remains the top problem

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Obama approval rating at three-year high, economy remains the top problem

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 10, 2016 11:36 AM MST

President Barack Obama is seeing his popularity improve, but Americans are still dissatisfied with the economy, March 10, 2016
President Barack Obama is seeing his popularity improve, but Americans are still dissatisfied with the economy, March 10, 2016
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Politics March 9, 2016: Big Super Tuesday 2 night for Trump wins Mississippi, Michigan and Hawaii

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Big Super Tuesday 2 night for Trump wins Mississippi, Michigan and Hawaii

By Bonnie K. Goodman

March 9, 2016 9:19 AM MST

 After attacks from the GOP establishment, frontrunner Donald Trump continued his march toward the nomination, showing the party he is essentially unstoppable, and they need to unify behind him to win, March 8, 2016
After attacks from the GOP establishment, frontrunner Donald Trump continued his march toward the nomination, showing the party he is essentially unstoppable, and they need to unify behind him to win, March 8, 2016
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