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Remedy for America: Year of National Service

Former Gen. Stan McChrystal makes his case

(Newser) - Turnout in the last election was the lowest in 70 years , another sign of the sorry state of American civic life, writes former Gen. Stan McChrystal in the Washington Post . Nobody trusts elected leaders anymore, and McChrystal thinks the "problem runs deeper than politics." Our politicians are a... More »

The Fault In Our Stars Will Make You Cry

And critics, for the most part, love it for it

(Newser) - The much-anticipated film adaptation of John Green's The Fault In Our Stars opens today, starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort as teen lovers dealing with cancer. Critics are in love, too—as of this writing it has an 81% on Rotten Tomatoes —with most praising its wit and... More »

Grown Kids Returning Home? Celebrate It

Trend can be great for both generations, say researchers

(Newser) - Here's a familiar story line: More grown kids are moving back home with the folks, delaying their own maturity and causing misery for their parents. Except this "nightmare scenario" isn't so, write two experts in the New York Times . Young adults who get financial or other kinds... More »

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