Per-pupil spending down across the U.S. (The Washington Post): For the second consecutive year, per-pupil spending declined across the U.S. in 2012 to an average of $10,667 per student. Per-pupil spending rose steadily between 1996 and 2008.
The honeymoon is over for Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella. Quarterly earnings fell as the company's traditional bread-and-butter cash machines faltered. Growth in cloud services was not enough to soothe investors, who have been driving share prices down amid a storm of doubt. It would be cra
The U.S. economy slowed in the final three months of 2014, but a burst in consumer spending and the prospect of continued low energy prices are bolstering confidence that growth will strengthen this year.
A day after placing a Seattle police officer on desk duty, the Police Department is reviewing a new allegation that the officer previously stole marijuana from evidence for her personal use, a department official said Friday.