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College Admission FAQs - Why Do Colleges Charge For Applications?

There are many reasons why colleges charge application fees. Some of them are more obvious than others but it's important to realize that they aren't just charging the fee to make a profit or to exploit you. Colleges need to pay for the expense of choosing new students somehow, and an application fee is a simple way to defer some of the costs...
Jan 14, 2015 |

FAQs on Tractors for Sale

Here are some of the top frequently asked questions on tractors and their sale - both new and second-hand. Where can I find tractors for sale? There are specialist dealers who offer a wide range of this type of equipment including tractors.
Dec 24, 2014 |

Foot Doctor FAQs

Until they need to visit a doctor that specializes in feet and ankle problems, most patients don't know much about what a podiatrist or a foot doctor is, or what they do. These FAQs can help clear up some of the common questions many people have about foot doctors.
Dec 24, 2014 |

What Is 'Hot Standby'? Your FAQs Answered

How long could your business survive in the event of a problem which resulted in the loss of your entire IT system? How you answer that question might significantly influence the type of emergency IT standby arrangements you put in place. The standby solution that reduces your 'downtime' to perhaps almost zero is called 'hot standby'.
Dec 24, 2014 |

5 FAQs and Answers About Hospice Care

Saying goodbye to a loved one during their dying months can be one of the saddest and most stressful events in anyone's life. You are required to learn how to cope with your own feelings, while still caring and providing for the ailing friend or family member's physical, mental, social, and spiritual, needs. A hospice care team provides support...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Going Green Energy Conservation FAQs

Conserving energy will help the environment, and it'll also help your wallet. Gas and electricity prices are rising, and having a more energy-efficient home can help you reduce monthly costs significantly. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions regarding going green and energy conservation: Question: I want to go green, but I...
Dec 24, 2014 |

AIX FAQ

Contains Usenet group frequently asked questions by part, with links to detailed answers.
Mar 23, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More