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Former CIA Director Petraeus To Join Harvard University Staff

Retired four-star Army general and former CIA director David Petraeus is joining the staff at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.

10/18/2013

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Harvard Crew Has New Coach At Helm For First Time In 51 Years

For the Harvard Men’s rowing team, the Head Of The Charles is basically a home game.

10/16/2013

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Doctors Ignore Advice On Sore Throats, Bronchitis

Repeated warnings that antibiotics don’t work for most sore throats and bronchitis have failed to stop overuse: Doctors prescribed these drugs for most adults seeking treatment at a rate that remained high over more than a decade, researchers found.

10/03/2013

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Person Stabbed Near Harvard

A person was stabbed Saturday night in John F. Kennedy Park.

09/29/2013

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MIT Professor Says Lightsaber Discovery Could Lead To Amazing Scientific Advancements

An MIT scientist who has helped develop real life lightsaber molecules says the discovery could lead to amazing scientific advancements.

09/27/2013

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Harvard Honors 16-Year-Old Pakistani Girl Who Survived Taliban Assassination Attempt

A Pakistani girl who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban is being honored as Harvard’s 2013 humanitarian of the year.

09/27/2013

Lightsaber battle during a preview to the 'Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination' exhibition. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Harvard, MIT Scientists Create Real Lightsaber

Researchers at Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology say they have built an actual lightsaber, like the ones used in the Star Wars saga.

09/26/2013

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Nearly Half Of Incoming Harvard Freshmen Admit To Cheating

Harvard’s student newspaper says 10 percent of those responding to its survey of incoming freshmen acknowledged cheating on an exam, and 42 percent on homework.

09/07/2013

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NY Gov. Cuomo’s Daughters Head To Harvard, Brown

The twin daughters of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his former wife Kerry Kennedy are off to the Ivy League.

08/19/2013

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Skipping Breakfast May Increase Heart Attack Risk

A study of older men found those who regularly skipped breakfast had a 27 percent higher risk of a heart attack than those who ate a morning meal.

07/22/2013

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