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College Admission FAQs - Why Do Colleges Charge For Applications?

There are many reasons why colleges charge application fees. Some of them are more obvious than others but it's important to realize that they aren't just charging the fee to make a profit or to exploit you. Colleges need to pay for the expense of choosing new students somehow, and an application fee is a simple way to defer some of the costs...
Jan 14, 2015 |

FAQs on Tractors for Sale

Here are some of the top frequently asked questions on tractors and their sale - both new and second-hand. Where can I find tractors for sale? There are specialist dealers who offer a wide range of this type of equipment including tractors.
Dec 24, 2014 |

Foot Doctor FAQs

Until they need to visit a doctor that specializes in feet and ankle problems, most patients don't know much about what a podiatrist or a foot doctor is, or what they do. These FAQs can help clear up some of the common questions many people have about foot doctors.
Dec 24, 2014 |

What Is 'Hot Standby'? Your FAQs Answered

How long could your business survive in the event of a problem which resulted in the loss of your entire IT system? How you answer that question might significantly influence the type of emergency IT standby arrangements you put in place. The standby solution that reduces your 'downtime' to perhaps almost zero is called 'hot standby'.
Dec 24, 2014 |

5 FAQs and Answers About Hospice Care

Saying goodbye to a loved one during their dying months can be one of the saddest and most stressful events in anyone's life. You are required to learn how to cope with your own feelings, while still caring and providing for the ailing friend or family member's physical, mental, social, and spiritual, needs. A hospice care team provides support...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Going Green Energy Conservation FAQs

Conserving energy will help the environment, and it'll also help your wallet. Gas and electricity prices are rising, and having a more energy-efficient home can help you reduce monthly costs significantly. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions regarding going green and energy conservation: Question: I want to go green, but I...
Dec 24, 2014 |

AIX FAQ

Contains Usenet group frequently asked questions by part, with links to detailed answers.
Mar 23, 2016 |

Meet the Raging Grannies, Portland's not-so-secret warriors for civility

One of the most beloved social activist groups in this Pacific Northwest city, they are the Raging Grannies. “Grannying is the least understood and most powerful weapon we have,” says Granny Rose... Read More

After brinkmanship, a diplomatic opening with North Korea

For more than two decades, North Korea’s pursuit of nuclear weapons and the missiles to deliver them long distances has prompted recurring international crises. Sudden bursts of heightened... Read More

Finding Somaliland's ancient cave art is hard. Protecting it could be harder.

Hidden in the Somali desert, beneath stunning, ancient rock cave paintings, the thin trail of a snake traces a winding line across the dust. Somaliland’s most prized archaeological treasures –... Read More