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ICE: International students must leave US if universities only offer online classes this fall

The Trump administration announced that international students will have to go home if the schools they attend only offer online classes this fall.

'Disgusting symbol': Justin Timberlake joins Taylor Swift in calling for removal of confederate statues

Justin Timberlake joins a growing list of stars calling on their hometowns to remove confederate monuments amid national anti-racism protests.

Hospitals have long been judged on quality of care. These new rankings grade their commitment to community, too.

A new hospital ranking system looks at contributions to community as well as quality of care, leaving some prominent names down on the list.

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SOS: Save Our Shorelines Protest

Roosevelt Island’s Save Our Shorelines (SOS) protest gained momentum as state assembly member Rebecca Seawright signed on. “Preserve and restore” a natural environment is the goal. By David Stone Seawright’s endorsement is […]

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Defund RIOC Public Safety

Defund RIOC Public Safety, not because of any bad behavior, but because it just makes sense. Even without the budget crunch. By David Stone How many times must we see it and […]

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Unbalanced: RIOC’s July, 2020, Board Meeting

RIOC’s July, 2020, board meeting featured an odd mix of steadiness under pressure, stressed by obvious fissures with the community. By David Stone Pushed back a week after the ouster of Susan […]

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