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Thomas Gilbert, Jr. appeared in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, January 9, 2015.

A can of Coke reportedly swayed jury in case of Princeton grad found guilty of murdering father after his allowance was cut

Gilbert's lawyers pointed to his long history with mental health troubles, including severe delusions, but jurors said they saw a calculating attacker.
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A new study from Princeton reveals how shopping websites use ‘dark patterns’ to trick you into buying things you didn’t actually wan...

Researchers crawled more than 10,000 e-commerce sites and found more than 1,200 use "dark pattern" techniques to manipulate customers.
Emma Boettcher

Meet Emma Boettcher, the librarian who took down record-breaking ‘Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer

University of Chicago librarian Emma Boettcher beat unstoppable "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer, according to leaked footage.
Columbia University in New York City.

Every Ivy League university ranked from least to most expensive

Niche.com rated the most expensive Ivy League universities. There are only eight schools, yet they're the most elite institutions in the country.
Alan Krueger, then chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, during a briefing at the White House, November 26, 2012.

Alan Krueger, economic adviser to Obama and Clinton, dies at 58

Alan Krueger was an economics professor at a Princeton University who advised both Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.
Michelle Obama's new memoir is pictured on the left. On the right, the future first lady during her Princeton days.

A college counselor told Michelle Obama she wasn’t ‘Princeton material’ — but she applied to the Ivy League school anyway and ...

When a young Michelle Robinson started Princeton, she came to realize that she was just as smart as every other student there.
Trump attended a New York City school before transferring to Wharton.

The 34 colleges that produced the most US presidents

Which college has produced the most US presidents in history? The simple answer is Harvard University, but here are a number of other institutions of higher learning including Princeton, Yale, and William and Mary that have had a number of US presidents walk their halls.
A mock-up of a XRP coin, which is closely linked to Ripple.

Crypto company Ripple is giving $50 million to universities including Princeton, MIT, and UCL for blockchain research

Universities involved in the project will be able to apply to Ripple's University Blockchain Research Initiative fund for cash. Some of the $50 million has already been allocated.

A former Facebook executive and Princeton dropout built an app that lets you impersonate Donald Trump

A new iOS app provides an unlimited number of ways to mimic the president.