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May 30th, 2015 - 11:02 pm § in China, Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Why are Chinese Students Being Expelled from American Universities?

A startling number of Chinese students are getting kicked out of American colleges. According to a white paper published by WholeRen, a Pittsburgh-based consultancy, an estimated 8,000 students from China were expelled from universities and colleges across the United States in 2013-4. The vast major[...]

May 30th, 2015 - 10:57 pm § in Misc.

Global Warming Myths

The California Department of Water Resources reported Friday that mountain snowpack across the state was 0 percent of normal for May 29. That means that even before summer begins, there will essentially be no more of the crucial mountain snowmelt that California relies on to replenish the streams, [...]

May 30th, 2015 - 4:43 pm § in Misc.

Police shoot flood victim for resisting rescue

“An Oklahoma state trooper fatally shot a man who was involved in a fight with two troopers who were trying to rescue him and another man from floodwaters,” CBS News reported today. ¬†Apparently the cop and his partner came up two inebriated yokels trying to save their truck from rising [...]