Power Players Joshua DuBois is not your ordinary pastor. For the past four years, the 30-year-old Pentecostal minister was the spiritual adviser to the leader of the free world, praying with President Obama in the Oval Office and leading the administration’s outreach to faith-based groups. “He’s a deeply faithful president and didn’t need a whole [...]
President Barack Obama on Tuesday will unveil the "BRAIN initiative" (Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies), a $100 million project aimed to increase understanding of the human brain. Obama was scheduled to discuss the initiative at the White House at 9:55 a.m. ET. The initiative -- a subject the president first referenced during his State [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is proposing a new investment into research to map the human brain in hopes of unlocking some of its mysteries, a senior administration official says.
ATLANTA (AP) — The first of more than 30 defendants expected to surrender Tuesday in Atlanta's school cheating scandal have turned themselves in to authorities.