Something disturbing is going on beneath the campus' tranquil surface: A melodious voice has been forever silenced. This year the administration decided to ban animals from buildings. Why now? Have professors pets suddenly become dangerous? Or is there something more insidious going on?
Germany has no chancellor. The Social Democratic Party (SPD) and the Christian Democratic/Socialist Union (CDU/CSU) met Wednesday to discuss leadership of a possible grand coalition between the two parties: Red-green and black-yellow have each expressed interest in a red-black coalition.
The resignation of Lester Crawford from his position as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has created speculation that a turbulent and controversial year is to blame for forcing out the doctor of veterinary medicine after only two months on the job and just over one year as acting commissioner.