Putin Deports Executives for Speeding as Sanctions Loom


By Jason Corcoran and Henry Meyer  Mar 14, 2014 12:13 PM GMT+0100   Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president, in Seoul. Even before the Ukraine standoff, foreign companies in Russia say they were alarmed by the number of executives being deported for minor infractions. Now with the West preparing sanctions, they’re bracing for more. Almost 1,000 people…

The End of the Public University?


The End of the Public University? November 26, 2013  About 8 out of every 10 college students attends a public college or university, from the local community college down the street to the massive flagship university in the middle of the state usually known for its football team. Of those students who go to public…