Eric Stoller's Top Stories

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  1. The Guardian view: Britain needs a new direction, Britain needs Labour
    The campaign is nearly over and it is time to choose. We believe Britain needs a new direction. At home, the economic recovery is only fragile, while social cohesion is threatened by the unequal impact of the financial crisis and the continuing...
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  2. 'Puppy room' set up for stressed University of Central Lancashire students
    Flickr: Lisa L Wiedmeier Organised by the students' union as part of the 'SOS (Stressed Out Students) campaign', stressed students will get to cuddle puppies in a dedicated room.   Are you a stressed out student? If so, make sure you join this...
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  3. West Indies v England: 18 wickets fall on day two in Barbados
    West Indies v England: 18 wickets fall on day two in Barbados Third Test, Barbados, day two England: 257 (96.3 overs) Cook 105, Taylor 3-36 39-5 (21 overs) West Indies: 189 (49.4 overs) Blackwood 85, Anderson...
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  4. Artificial-Intelligence Experts Are in High Demand
    When the University of Washington’s computer-science department wanted to poach artificial-intelligence expert Carlos Guestrin from Carnegie Mellon, it turned to Amazon.com Inc. The Seattle-based tech giant ponied up $2 million to fund two...
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  5. Student accommodation satisfaction ‘falling’, figures suggest
    Despite students reporting increasing levels of satisfaction with UK higher education, one area is bucking the trend: university accommodation. Source: Getty/iStock According to 20,000 student university ratings, overall satisfaction is at an...
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