US household wealth reaches new high of nearly $85 trillion

...percent of the richest households own 80 percent of stocks, according to research by Edward Wolff, an economist at New York University. Housing wealth, which is more widely owned, hasn't recovered as much as the stock market. However, there were...

Faculty accomplishments, new leadership improve climate at Paine

...Bridge. Samuel Fudge, a Paine student, starred as an extra in the movie Selma.The Faculty Resource Network of New York University has supported faculty development and research on a variety of scholarly topics and promoted faculty travel to Puerto...

MLB set to roll out Statcast analytics Tuesday during Cardinals-Nationals broadcast

...degrees: Claudio Silva, a 45-year-old professor of computer science and engineering and data science at New York University, and Carlos Diedrich, a 36-year-old computer graphics researcher at Modelo who is a consultant for BAM."We'll...

Hollywood's epic 'Birth of a Nation' glorified injustice

...Micheaux made Within Our Gates, a blunt portrait of white violence. In 1980, Spike Lee was a film major at New York University when he completed the 20-minute The Answer, in which a young black screenwriter is asked by a Hollywood studio...

Sharing economy poses policy challenges, opportunities

...studies them says they can be good for consumers and the economy.Arun Sundararajan, a management professor at New York University, has been spreading that message in congressional testimony, lectures and op-ed columns."The question is not...

Georgia woman with Girls on Trapeze shows circus' artistic side

...took her act to Manhattan as one of performers in Circus Now, an "exposure'' of contemporary circus at the New York University Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. She and seven other women comprise Girls on Trapeze. They will perform...

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Paralyzed Chinese gymnast leaves hospital

...Friday, vowing to someday walk again. "I shall never give in," said Sang Lan as she left the Mount Sinai-New York University Medical Center. Her rehabilitation will continue while she lives at a friend's Manhattan apartment. "Christopher...

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Asteroid performs long-distance dance with Earth

...an effect so subtle "you have to look at it fairly long and hard" to see it, said researcher Paul Wiegert of York University in North York, Ontario. In fact, asteroid 3753 can be considered a companion to Earth like the moon, and it's...

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Religion briefs: Pre-Holocaust encyclopedia planned

NEW YORK -- New York University Press has signed a contract to produce a three-volume "Encyclopedia of Jewish Life Before the Holocaust." It is to cover the...

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