Sex Toys and Gun Laws Collide on Campus in Austin, One Answer to School Attendance: Washing Machines, and more...

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Sex Toys and Gun Laws Collide on Campus in Austin

What started as a protest over campus-carry gun laws at the University of Texas at Austin has exploded into a college culture war.

Kriston Capps

One Answer to School Attendance: Washing Machines

When washers and dryers were added to 17 schools through a new program, attendance rates shot up.

Mimi Kirk

The College of Lost Arts

A small college in Charleston, South Carolina, seeks to revive the centuries-old fine building trades.

Amy Crawford

Why Millennials Aren't Buying Houses

Some are putting their careers before babies and homes. Others haven't left home in the first place.

Derek Thompson

Stop Releasing Your Balloons Into the Sky

Birds and turtles eat them and die.

John Metcalfe

Bad Trains, Explained

A video recaps why U.S. passenger rail is so dreadful.

David Dudley

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