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This Week's Edition
Learn to Share, Cabs
Hard data could put an end to curbside fights over cabs
NYC Questions Legality of New Rideshare Company Lyft
New York gets another ride-share company. But are they as safe as they say?
Taxi Drivers Protest Uber, Bring European Cities to a Standstill
"This about an all out assault on our profession, our livelihoods," said Max Small, a driver of one of London's black taxis for 34 years
Uber's New Funding Puts Value at $18 Billion
Investors hope the company, which allows users to call up a ride on their smartphones, can expand globally
Who’s Fighting Your Drug Wars?
Soldiers are caught in the crossfire as the battle lines shift to Central America
China Forgives and Forgets
Why is China suddenly cozying up to its nemesis? Are they preparing for war?
Big Data on Campus
Crunching numbers will finally let students and their parents get smart about picking a college
Embrace the Purple Tomato
American consumers want to know if their food has been genetically altered, but the food industry says it knows what’s good for them
Why Adam Lanza Killed Those 20 Children
The answer to the last, great mystery about the massacre last year at Sandy Hook Elementary School has been in plain sight for years
He might be the best basketball player you’ve never heard of, but hoops isn’t why you need to hear Johnny Neumann’s story of weed, women, rebellion and homework
Rev Up Your REM
You can be more productive by teaching yourself to have lucid dreams – unless that sounds like a nightmare to you