National

Trade Schools Have to Find Grads Jobs, or Lose Financial Aid

ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Exotic dancers hired as admissions counselors. Recruiters told to seek out “impatient” individuals who have “few people in their lives who care about them.” Military personnel still recovering from brain damage told to sign on the dotted line. Read More

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Politics

Rift Among Democrats Stalls Effort to Reverse Rise in College Loan Rates

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan Senate coalition on Wednesday blocked a Democratic proposal to retroactively cut interest rates on higher education loans in half, leaving any student loan rescue in doubt and laying bare divisions among Democrats about how to resolve the dispute. The bill pushed Read More