CLARK — This September, Carl H. Kumpf Middle School in Clark will be implementing a new mathematics education program.
I’m in Alaska, amid moose and bear, trying to steal some time away from the absurdities of American politics and economics. But even at this remote distance I caught wind of Sanford Weill’s proposal this morning on CNBC that big banks be broken up in order to shield taxpayers from the consequences of their losses. Forget the bear and moose for a moment. This is big game.
Via the character of Bane (Tom Hardy), director Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises” consternates our filmgoing experience with one of the evilest villains in recent memory, second only to Anthony Hopkins’s Hannibal Lecter. I mean, he ate people. Cannibalism! Sheesh! Bane is pretty much content to just terrorize and kill his victims.
If you ask a sommelier to name her favorite grape, there’s a good chance she’ll say Riesling.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Earlier this month, negotiators from the United States and eight other Pacific Rim nations concluded the latest round of negotiations on an ambitious secret trade agreement. The next round of Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations is scheduled for Sept. 6-15 in Leesburg, Va.