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News Articles | October 22–October 28, 2014

National

A Culture Clash: How Should We Teach America’s History?

Some people in Colorado object to changes in high school history course.

Environment

California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags

Supporters hope law increases use of reusable bags.
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Science

Laugh and Learn With Winners of the Ig Nobel Prizes

The awards should make people laugh, then think.
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Health

Brazil Tries to Teach the World That Sharing Mothers’ Milk Saves Lives

The idea follows the model of blood banks, but with mothers’ milk
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Feature

Party Time: Man’s Potato Salad Project Raises Thousands of Dollars Online

A man raised $55,000 from strangers online for PotatoStock 2014.
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Transportation

U.S. Deer Like Airport Runways, Put Pilots and Airplanes at Risk

Deer go to airports seeking food and warmth, but may cause damage.
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