Attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, said they feared that the United States was undermining its own economy, and the rest of the world’s, via a trade war and the longest partial shutdown in U.S. history.
Twenty-three private colleges have reduced tuition since 2016. Some need to bolster recruiting. Others want to escape a pricing formula that assumes prospective students view high tuition as a mark of educational quality.
Democratic presidential hopefuls fanned out across the country to praise the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.. Meanwhile, President Trump and Vice President Pence briefly visited the King memorial in D.C.