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Online disinformation and misinformation must force reporters to ‘prove’ the truth, says veteran news editor 
Marty Baron speaking into a microphone.

Online disinformation and misinformation must force reporters to ‘prove’ the truth, says veteran news editor 

Marty Baron, former executive editor of The Washington Post, shares insights into the state of journalism and online misinformation.
Northeastern honors program receives $5M from venture capitalist John Martinson. Philanthropist applauds impact of experiential learning

Northeastern honors program receives $5M from venture capitalist John Martinson. Philanthropist applauds impact of experiential learning

John Martinson, a venture capitalist and philanthropist, has donated $5M to the university to support its redesigned honors program.
Ireland senior cabinet minister visits Northeastern to promote research partnership with University College Dublin

Ireland senior cabinet minister visits Northeastern to promote research partnership with University College Dublin

Northeastern and University College Dublin have extended their partnership to research global healthcare challenges.
Photos: Beanpot dynasty, superfans and Valentine’s Day

Photos: Beanpot dynasty, superfans and Valentine’s Day

The Northeastern Huskies upset Boston University, 4-3, in the Beanpot championship, securing their fifth title in six years.
Humble beginnings and hard work pay off for this Northeastern graduate student from Ghana

Humble beginnings and hard work pay off for this Northeastern graduate student from Ghana

Grateful for support, a graduate student from Ghana gives a Northeastern professor an unusual token of appreciation.

Israel-Hamas War

A generational divide on views of Israel … in both parties, according to new survey 
A person in a crowd holds an Israeli flag in one hand an a Palestinian flag in the other hand.

A generational divide on views of Israel … in both parties, according to new survey 

“I think one topline finding that resonates with prior survey findings and some prior research is that there are both partisan and generational differences in attitudes towards Israel and Palestine,” David Lazer says.
Could the Israel-Hamas and Russia-Ukraine wars escalate into World War III?

Could the Israel-Hamas and Russia-Ukraine wars escalate into World War III?

With tensions now flaring in the Middle East and in Europe, can the two crises snowball into one global war or are they contained?
International Holocaust Remembrance Day is more important – and more complicated – than ever this year, Northeastern experts say

International Holocaust Remembrance Day is more important – and more complicated – than ever this year, Northeastern experts say

The need to understand the horrors of the Holocaust and the role of fascism and antisemitism in the genocide has added weight this year.
Will South Africa’s lawsuit alleging genocide change the course of the Israel-Hamas war?

Will South Africa’s lawsuit alleging genocide change the course of the Israel-Hamas war?

South Africa's lawsuit could change the course of the Israel-Hamas War as it puts Israel in the position to defend itself, a law expert says.
Why are women’s rights groups silent after Hamas’ sexual violence against women? Political leanings are to blame, experts say

Why are women’s rights groups silent after Hamas’ sexual violence against women? Political leanings are to blame, experts say

A law expert says it’s about time that people take a stand against the sexual violence perpetuated by Hamas in its assault on Israel.

World News

Who owns the moon?

Who owns the moon?

If Russia is developing some kind of space-based weapon, Putin may never get to use it. Here’s why

If Russia is developing some kind of space-based weapon, Putin may never get to use it. Here’s why

COVID-19 guidelines may be relaxed by CDC, indicating a shift to a new ‘phase of post-pandemic world’

COVID-19 guidelines may be relaxed by CDC, indicating a shift to a new ‘phase of post-pandemic world’

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Society & Culture

A generational divide on views of Israel … in both parties, according to new survey 

A generational divide on views of Israel … in both parties, according to new survey 

Online disinformation and misinformation must force reporters to ‘prove’ the truth, says veteran news editor 

Online disinformation and misinformation must force reporters to ‘prove’ the truth, says veteran news editor 

Women in engineering say female mentors offer help on challenging road

Women in engineering say female mentors offer help on challenging road

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Health

How to make mRNA therapy safe from the start

How to make mRNA therapy safe from the start

Can your smartwatch improve treatment for depression?

Can your smartwatch improve treatment for depression?

Ireland senior cabinet minister visits Northeastern to promote research partnership with University College Dublin

Ireland senior cabinet minister visits Northeastern to promote research partnership with University College Dublin

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Business

Capital One and Discover merger may be a response to an adjacent concern: the Visa and Mastercard duopoly, economist says

Capital One and Discover merger may be a response to an adjacent concern: the Visa and Mastercard duopoly, economist says

Do drug ads make you cringe? Should they be allowed? Debate follows Super Bowl commercials seen by millions

Do drug ads make you cringe? Should they be allowed? Debate follows Super Bowl commercials seen by millions

Northeastern student starts marketing agency to engage communities of color from the Gen Z perspective

Northeastern student starts marketing agency to engage communities of color from the Gen Z perspective

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Lifestyle

After 20 years behind a desk, adventure seeker starts business leading hikes in the mountains

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After 20 years behind a desk, adventure seeker starts business leading hikes in the mountains

Nike Dunks, Air Jordans, Yeezy slides: Huskick’s club is all about sneakers 

Nike Dunks, Air Jordans, Yeezy slides: Huskick’s club is all about sneakers 

Video: The story and science behind Rupee Beer, a lager designed to be paired with Indian food

Video: The story and science behind Rupee Beer, a lager designed to be paired with Indian food

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Law

How should social media companies be regulated? Oral arguments in Texas, Florida cases rehash theories, draw new battle lines

How should social media companies be regulated? Oral arguments in Texas, Florida cases rehash theories, draw new battle lines

Who owns the moon?

Who owns the moon?

Alabama Supreme Court ruling on embryos creates possibility of legislators limiting fertility treatments, experts say

Alabama Supreme Court ruling on embryos creates possibility of legislators limiting fertility treatments, experts say

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Arts & Entertainment

What makes a movie fight scene hit? Stage combat expert breaks down iconic fight scenes from ‘Mission: Impossible’ and ‘The Matrix’

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What makes a movie fight scene hit? Stage combat expert breaks down iconic fight scenes from ‘Mission: Impossible’ and ‘The Matrix’

Does Taylor Swift have grounds to sue a college student sharing her private jet information? Legal expert says no

Does Taylor Swift have grounds to sue a college student sharing her private jet information? Legal expert says no

Northeastern student directs off-campus theater production, and does it ‘with flying colors’

Northeastern student directs off-campus theater production, and does it ‘with flying colors’

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Science & Technology

Cyberattack on major health-tech company was caused by weak security infrastructure, Northeastern cybersecurity experts say

Cyberattack on major health-tech company was caused by weak security infrastructure, Northeastern cybersecurity experts say

New alliance will lean on Northeastern researchers while using AI to revolutionize mobile networking 

New alliance will lean on Northeastern researchers while using AI to revolutionize mobile networking 

What caused the widespread AT&T outages? Experts detail how a software update can go so awry

What caused the widespread AT&T outages? Experts detail how a software update can go so awry

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Sports

‘We wanted to be the team to get it done.’ Northeastern baseball team makes Major League effort against Boston Red Sox

‘We wanted to be the team to get it done.’ Northeastern baseball team makes Major League effort against Boston Red Sox

Former Northeastern track athletes move on to next phase of running education as marathoners compete at US Olympic Trials

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Former Northeastern track athletes move on to next phase of running education as marathoners compete at US Olympic Trials

Video: Northeastern defeats Boston University in overtime to win fifth men’s Beanpot title in six years

Video: Northeastern defeats Boston University in overtime to win fifth men’s Beanpot title in six years

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