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Roger Bannister, First Man To Run Mile In Under 4 Minutes, Dies At 88
Roger Bannister made headlines around the world at 25 when he ran a mile in 3 minutes and 59.4 seconds.
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People Aren't Sure What Oxford Dictionaries' Word Of The Year Actually Means
"This is not a word that I have ever heard used."
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Oxford Researchers Make Startling Discovery About Ancient St. Nicholas Relic
Just don't tell the kids.
Religion Is Never An Acceptable Excuse For Verbally Abusing Children
Board member of the Trans United Fund
When a child is transgender, people seem to lose any sort of rational perspective.
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Malala Yousafzai Nearly Died For Girls’ Education. Today, She Started At Oxford.
The women's education activist shared a snapshot of her first day on Twitter.
In The 'Velvet Ditch': HuffPost's Listen To America Tour Goes To Mississippi
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On HuffPost’s “Listen To America” bus tour, longtime Oxford, Mississippi resident Ronzo Shapiro explains why he believes the town’s small size makes it a more inclusive community.
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This Student Mocked The Confederate Flag And Received Death Threats For It
The next stop on HuffPost’s “Listen To America” bus tour was Oxford, Mississippi, where we met Ole Miss senior Jake Thrasher, a cartoonist for the student newspaper. When he drew cartoons mocking the Confederate flag, the death threats began.
Malala Accepted to Oxford
Malala Yousafza has been accepted to Oxford University. The human rights advocate and Nobel laureate will study philosophy, politics and economics.
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Malala Confirms She's Going To Oxford This Fall
She'll be following in former Pakistani president Benazir Bhutto's footsteps.
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Trophy Hunter Kills Cecil The Lion's Son Outside National Park
Xanda was 6 years old.
With '13 Reasons Why Not,' High Schoolers Honor Friends Who Saved Them
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International
A group of kids from Oxford High School in Michigan have created their own version of the controversial Netflix show, “13
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Psychiatrists Call For Special Clinics To Prescribe Ketamine As Anti-Depressant
By Kate Kelland, Reuters
There's an urgent need for ethical and innovative action to prescribe the drug under controlled conditions, experts say.
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ARTS & CULTURE
Dictionaries Are Tracking Trumpian Word Usage To Update The English Language Accordingly
"Trumpkin" may be in our linguistic future.
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Missing James Franco In Oxford
Lisa Paul Streitfeld, Ph.D.
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Upon returning to London, you set off the next day to the City of London.. ...the Eternal Return of 2016 by way of social
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Student Transforms College Rejection Letter Into Viral Work Of Art
"I just thought it was a bit of a bummer not to get in. I felt like making it into something."
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