Students, alumni, faculty and staff, as well as community members, can enjoy events ranging from a talent show to a campus cleanup during Florida Institute of Technology’s Homecoming 2014.
A study published by the American Psychological Association found that about 7.5% of crimes committed by people with serious mental disorders were the direct result of the defendant’s symptoms.
Since it was created by President George Washington, the U.S. Marshals Service has grown into an agency with an annual budget of almost $1.2 billion, and more than 3,800 deputy U.S. Marshals and criminal investigators.
Federal law enforcement officials say the Next Generation Identification System will give police and other investigators quicker access to millions of criminal histories and fingerprints.
Thousands of aviation professionals will attend the National Business Aviation Association’s annual convention, where Florida Tech will highlight its 100% online Bachelor’s in Aviation Management degree program.
Plans call for the agency to add 2,000 officers at border crossings, airports and seaports in 18 states, including California, Texas, Louisiana, Michigan and New York. Officials say the extra officers will help improve efficiency and reduce wait times for travelers.
The number of seizures involving violations of intellectual property rights laws increased by 7% in fiscal year 2013, according to U.S. customs officials. Handbags and wallets, jewelry, electronics, apparel and pharmaceuticals were the most commonly seized items.
A new study found that 50 year olds who were bullied in childhood were more likely to be in poorer physical and mental health than their non-bullied peers.
Cigarette smoking is down and physical activity is up among American adults, according to a new progress report on the Healthy People 2020 initiative. Obesity remains a challenge, however.
The 2014-15 Times Higher Education World University Rankings measure colleges in five major categories, including teaching, research, citations, industry incomes and international outlook.