Monday, March 9, 2009

D.C's Debate over Vouchers and School Choice

Monday, Mar 9, 2009 at 12:06 p.m.

Congress may soon move to end funding for the District's controversial five-year experiment with school vouchers. Supporters of the program say that ending vouchers now would leave 1,700 needy children hanging. But critics say the program...

Your Turn

Monday, Mar 9, 2009 at 12:30 p.m.

Whether it's the nation's economic fortunes, the District's push for voting rights or your favorite team's March Madness prospects, it's "Your Turn" to set the agenda.

Indicting Sudan's President for War Crimes

Monday, Mar 9, 2009 at 1:06 p.m.

Sudan ordered international aid groups to pack up and leave last week, after the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for President Omar El-Bashir. Now aid groups are raising concerns about the humanitarian situation on...

History Behind the Headlines: Baseball's Global Farm System

Monday, Mar 9, 2009 at 1:32 p.m.

In the last two decades, Major League baseball teams have scoured the Dominican Republic, Venezuela and other Latin American countries for talent. For thousands of young athletes, it's a golden opportunity. But a recent scandal involving...

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