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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich take up their roles City councillor Marion Maxwell has become the 105th Lord Mayor in Norwich's h
New Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich take up their roles
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
City councillor Marion Maxwell has become the 105th Lord Mayor in Norwich's history, while Richard Marks, boss of Norwich’s John Lewis store, is the new Sheriff of Norwich. Picture: Antony... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study links low- and high-birthweight babies to increased cardiovascular disease riskreasons that remain unclear at least in the smaller babies, both birthweight ex
Study links low- and high-birthweight babies to increased cardiovascular disease risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted an hour ago
reasons that remain unclear at least in the smaller babies, both birthweight extremes appear to increase the likelihood of early development of dangerous fat around major organs in the abdomen that significantly increases these risks, said Dr.... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Polytechnics urged to be more innovativeShabudin (left), together with (from second left) Yussibnosh, Masduki and other
Polytechnics urged to be more innovative
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
Shabudin (left), together with (from second left) Yussibnosh, Masduki and other guests watching a video presentation of last year’s Techon before launching this year’s conference. – Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: Polytechnics are encouraged to move... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
New Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich take up their roles City councillor Marion Maxwell has become the 105th Lord Mayor in Norwich's h
New Lord Mayor and Sheriff of Norwich take up their roles
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted an hour ago
City councillor Marion Maxwell has become the 105th Lord Mayor in Norwich's history, while Richard Marks, boss of Norwich’s John Lewis store, is the new Sheriff of Norwich. Picture: Antony... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former Harlem drug dealer graduates from Columbia University aged 67joins the Ivy League after graduating from Columbia University aged 67 David N
Former Harlem drug dealer graduates from Columbia University aged 67
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
joins the Ivy League after graduating from Columbia University aged 67 David Norman from Harlem was first jailed for drugs offences in 1968 The 67-year-old was last jailed in 1995 and has been off drugs for 20 years He graduated this year with a... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Bond discussion shows district security issues, technology aspirationsspecial board workshop, district staff and experts outlined schools' immediate
Bond discussion shows district security issues, technology aspirations
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
special board workshop, district staff and experts outlined schools' immediate needs and described a plan to pass a bond of $312 million. A bond of that amount would mean an additional property tax of $60 per $100,000 assessed valuation -- a rate... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Adirondack Museum honors Bill McKibbenMcKibben was among the first to draw attention to the threat of global warming.
Adirondack Museum honors Bill McKibben
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 hours ago
McKibben was among the first to draw attention to the threat of global warming. The museum will formally present the award to him at the museum's 2016 Benefit Gala, to be held on Saturday, July 30 from 6 to 9 p.m. on the museum campus. The award... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dusingizimana Carries Bat for 51 Hours to Land Rwanda Guinness RecordUgandan coach Davis Turinawe that he was getting dizzy. The latter obliged and
Dusingizimana Carries Bat for 51 Hours to Land Rwanda Guinness Record
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Ugandan coach Davis Turinawe that he was getting dizzy. The latter obliged and suggested to the Rwanda Cricket Association general manager Robert Mugabe to get the medic-on-call ready. But before the "courtesy" call could be completed,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
The secret to being attractive — don’t take selfiesYou’re probably the only one, according to a new study that found people who ta
The secret to being attractive — don’t take selfies
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
You’re probably the only one, according to a new study that found people who take selfies often overestimate how attractive they really are. The study, done by researchers from the University of Toronto, found people who take selfies generally think... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Day of pride for first-generation MCC gradsmonth have had a traditional upbringing: They enroll in their local school syst
Day of pride for first-generation MCC grads
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
month have had a traditional upbringing: They enroll in their local school system for about a dozen years and then on to college they go. But for some graduates at Middlesex Community College this week, they've had quite a different journey to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas milestones for May 20:Milpitas resident graduates from Jefferson College of Health Sciences Kathy Th
Milpitas milestones for May 20:
The Mercury News / Posted 9 hours ago
Milpitas resident graduates from Jefferson College of Health Sciences Kathy Thuy Tuong Vi Nguyen graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of science from the medical laboratory science program at Jefferson College of Health Sciences on Friday, May... Read more
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Boston Globe
Are kids really more likely to get high when marijuana is legal?battle over whether to legalize recreational marijuana in Massachusetts, oppone
Are kids really more likely to get high when marijuana is legal?
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
battle over whether to legalize recreational marijuana in Massachusetts, opponents have repeated one main refrain: think of the children. The crux of their argument? That legalizing marijuana will lead more adolescents and teens to use the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sirika - Why Govt Is Shopping for Investors for National Carrier, Airport Concessions, OthersAbuja — The Minister of State for Aviation, Mr. Hadi Sirika, Monday said the ab
Sirika - Why Govt Is Shopping for Investors for National Carrier, Airport Concessions, Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Abuja — The Minister of State for Aviation, Mr. Hadi Sirika, Monday said the absence of a strong carrier, lack of major Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facilities and the inefficient airport operations were some of the reasons why the... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich pioneer Beryl Harding who broke down barriers in education and law celebrates 105th birthdaylaw celebrates 105th birthday Beryl Harding celebrated her 105th birthday on M
Ipswich pioneer Beryl Harding who broke down barriers in education and law celebrates 105th birthday
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 hours ago
law celebrates 105th birthday Beryl Harding celebrated her 105th birthday on Monday “I’m here to take some lovely photos of you,” beams our photographer. Beryl in her younger days The birthday girl, with a twinkle in her eye, replies: “Oh,... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Primary election guide: Assembly District 40 Republican candidatesDistrict 40 are featured in the Nevada Appeal’s Primary Election Guide. The top
Primary election guide: Assembly District 40 Republican candidates
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 hours ago
District 40 are featured in the Nevada Appeal’s Primary Election Guide. The top vote-getter will advance to November’s general election to face off against Democrat Michael L. Greedy and Independent American candidate John Wagner. The term is... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Primary election guide: Carson City mayorCity Mayor are featured in the Nevada Appeal’s Primary Election Guide. The top
Primary election guide: Carson City mayor
Nevada Appeal / Posted 13 hours ago
City Mayor are featured in the Nevada Appeal’s Primary Election Guide. The top two vote-getters will advance to November’s general election. The office is non-partisan. The term is for four-years. Occupation: Retired military and federal... Read more
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International Business Times
12-year-old American prodigy Tanishq Abraham aims to become doctor by 18 up to begin his university life from fall this year to study medicine. Tanishq
12-year-old American prodigy Tanishq Abraham aims to become doctor by 18
International Business Times / Posted 14 hours ago
up to begin his university life from fall this year to study medicine. Tanishq Abraham has been accepted to two University of California campuses and intends to study biomedical engineering and become a doctor and a medical researcher by the time... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Western Nevada College Class of 2016 (list of graduates)Western Nevada College graduated its largest class ever on Monday. A record 556
Western Nevada College Class of 2016 (list of graduates)
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 hours ago
Western Nevada College graduated its largest class ever on Monday. A record 556 students earned a total of 598 degrees and certificates. The commencement ceremony took place at the Mary Teixeira Pavilion in Carson City. In a first, 27 graduates are... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
SAGU professor retires after 42 years of serviceSouthwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) professor and the Graduate Cha
SAGU professor retires after 42 years of service
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 16 hours ago
Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) professor and the Graduate Chair for Theological Studies in the Harrison Graduate School Dr. John Wyckoff announced his retirement after serving for 42 years.Wyckoff grew up on a farm in northwest... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Boy genius says he will become a doctor when 1818 | Irish Examiner A 12-year-old boy who already has three community colleg
Boy genius says he will become a doctor when 18
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
18 | Irish Examiner A 12-year-old boy who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted at two University of California campuses is planning to study biomedical engineering... Read more
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Irish Examiner
I'll be a doctor at 18, says 12-old child prodigyat 18, says 12-year-old child prodigy Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 01:22 am A 12-y
I'll be a doctor at 18, says 12-old child prodigy
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
at 18, says 12-year-old child prodigy Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 01:22 am A 12-year-old boy who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted at two University of California campuses is planning to study biomedical engineering... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Crawford Co. EMS employees learn "de-escalation"learn "de-escalation" According to a study by the National Association of EMTs
Crawford Co. EMS employees learn "de-escalation"
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 20 hours ago
learn "de-escalation" According to a study by the National Association of EMTs, 52 percent of emergency medical service employees, such as paramedics, report being injured by an assault on the... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Cloud first Native PCUSA moderatorThe Synod of Lakes and Prairies of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) installed F
Cloud first Native PCUSA moderator
Advocate Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
The Synod of Lakes and Prairies of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) installed Fern Cloud as its moderator for 2016 when synod commissioners met May 1-3 at Mt. Olivet Conference and Retreat center near Farmington. She represents the first Native... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
12-old California boy with 3 community college degrees ready to start universitySACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three com
12-old California boy with 3 community college degrees ready to start university
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 22 hours ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Service dog recognized at college graduation ceremonyBOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE - On May 13, Bossier Parish Community College
Service dog recognized at college graduation ceremony
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 23 hours ago
BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE - On May 13, Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) celebrated its 72nd commencement exercises. It was a joyous occasion for many and shared with friends and family as the college packed in a larger than normal... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
College enrollment down nationwideIt seems the great wave of increasing college enrollment has broken, and is rol
College enrollment down nationwide
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
It seems the great wave of increasing college enrollment has broken, and is rolling back. For years, America’s college campuses swelled with more and more students. But enrollment hit its high water mark in 2010 at just over 21 million students.... Read more
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Gawker
"Don't Stay in School, Kids"Illustration by Jim Cooke American universities spend half a trillion dollars
"Don't Stay in School, Kids"
Gawker / Posted yesterday
Illustration by Jim Cooke American universities spend half a trillion dollars a year. Very little of that money goes to the people who do a huge part of the teaching: the adjunct professors, academia’s hidden underclass. They are telling us their... Read more
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Raw Story
Not with her: Why these millennial women don’t trust Hillary Clinton, she received immediate pushback from other women. Over social media, they acc
Not with her: Why these millennial women don’t trust Hillary Clinton
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
, she received immediate pushback from other women. Over social media, they accused her and other Sanders volunteers of betraying their gender, and of being fake feminists. Even former professors and friends questioned how she could support... Read more
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The News & Observer
Bernie Sanders faithful look for victories in likely defeatstrong run could preview path for future candidates Clinton and Sanders ramp u
Bernie Sanders faithful look for victories in likely defeat
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
strong run could preview path for future candidates Clinton and Sanders ramp up campaigns in California ahead of June 7 primary Twenty-five percent of Sanders’ supporters say they would not cast their vote in the presidential race for... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Republicans and Democrats Swapped White Supportersrace between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will radically accelerate the ong
How Republicans and Democrats Swapped White Supporters
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will radically accelerate the ongoing transformation in the identity of the two major political parties. Latest from Politics One of the key trends in modern American politics is what I’ve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - University of Fort Hare Centenary CelebrationsAddress by President Jacob Zuma, at the Centenary Celebrations of the Universit
President Jacob Zuma - University of Fort Hare Centenary Celebrations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Address by President Jacob Zuma, at the Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort Hare, Alice, Eastern Cape Her Excellency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, AU Commission Chairperson, Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa, Ms Baleka... Read more
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The Mercury News
12-old boy has tough choice: UC Santa Cruz or UC DavisSACRAMENTO -- A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community
12-old boy has tough choice: UC Santa Cruz or UC Davis
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
SACRAMENTO -- A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
I'm not with her: why millenial women are weary of Hillary ClintonSanders, she received immediate pushback from other women. Over social media, t
I'm not with her: why millenial women are weary of Hillary Clinton
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Sanders, she received immediate pushback from other women. Over social media, they accused her and other Sanders volunteers of betraying their gender, and of being fake feminists. Even former professors and friends questioned how she could support... Read more
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The Hindu
CLAT results: Strict routine, time management helped toppersStrict routines and long hours of study finally paid off for the students who w
CLAT results: Strict routine, time management helped toppers
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Strict routines and long hours of study finally paid off for the students who wrote Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). Bengaluru saw students bagging high ranks, who may end up getting placed in the law college of their choice. Vasavi Khati from... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
12-old California student ready to start universitySACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has thr
12-old California student ready to start university
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical... Read more
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NBC News
Opinion: Are Asian Americans Really Healthier Than Everyone Else?report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center
Opinion: Are Asian Americans Really Healthier Than Everyone Else?
NBC News / Posted yesterday
report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) on the health of "non-Hispanic Asian Americans" revealed, this is not true when the analysis is done by specific Asian subgroups. In the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"We Should Give Priority to Our Country's Interest Than Any Personal Gains" President Dr. Mulatu TeshomeHis Excellency Dr. Mulatu Teshome, the President of the Federal Democratic Repu
"We Should Give Priority to Our Country's Interest Than Any Personal Gains" President Dr. Mulatu Teshome
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
His Excellency Dr. Mulatu Teshome, the President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, was born on 21 January 1949 EC in the then Arjo Province of Wollega, Oromia State. This great figure has passed through many challenges to reach where he... Read more
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The Mercury News
12-old California student ready to start universitySACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has thre
12-old California student ready to start university
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDC At Crossroads As 10th Parliament OpensAs the 10th Parliament commences business, FDC, the majority Opposition party,
FDC At Crossroads As 10th Parliament Opens
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
As the 10th Parliament commences business, FDC, the majority Opposition party, has to fill some posts such as the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament and chairpersons of several parliamentary committees. To act or not to act, is the main... Read more
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The Courier Mail
12-old US student ready to start unidegrees and hopes to be a doctor by the time he's 18. A 12-year-old Sacramento
12-old US student ready to start uni
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
degrees and hopes to be a doctor by the time he's 18. A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Do Women Need Periods?Six years of your life. Or 2,190 days. That's about how long the average woman
Do Women Need Periods?
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
Six years of your life. Or 2,190 days. That's about how long the average woman will spend having her periods. For some women, that's too many days, too many periods. More women in their 20s and 30s are choosing contraception that may suppress their... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Do Women Need Periods?Photo by Hanna Barczyk for NPR Six years of your life. Or 2,190 days. That's a
Do Women Need Periods?
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
Photo by Hanna Barczyk for NPR Six years of your life. Or 2,190 days. That's about how long the average woman will spend having her periods. For some women, that's too many days, too many periods. More women in their 20s and 30s are choosing... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10817S. No. 2831 H. No. 6347 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippi
Republic Act No. 10817
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted yesterday
S. No. 2831 H. No. 6347 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT INSTITUTING THE... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
12-year-old California student ready to start universitybut undated frame from video provided by KOVR-TV, Tanishq Abraham, 12, talks ab
12-year-old California student ready to start university
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
but undated frame from video provided by KOVR-TV, Tanishq Abraham, 12, talks about his recent graduation from community college and beginning his university education this fall, in an interview at American River College in Sacramento, Calif.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Bernie Sanders faithful look for victories in likely defeatDon Ramie had flown an American flag outside his ranch-style home for two decad
Bernie Sanders faithful look for victories in likely defeat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Don Ramie had flown an American flag outside his ranch-style home for two decades, until one Fourth of July morning about 10 years ago, when the weight of two foreign wars and controversies surrounding influence trading in Washington, D.C., became... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
12 year old California student ready to start universitystudent ready to start university2016-05-23 09:57 Tanishq Abraham, 12, talks a
12 year old California student ready to start university
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
student ready to start university2016-05-23 09:57 Tanishq Abraham, 12, talks about his recent graduation from community college and beginning his university education this fall, in an interview at American River College in Sacramento. (KOVR-TV,... Read more
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Daily Mail
California boy, 12, deciding between UC Davis or UCSC for next FALLboy, 12, has to decide whether he will attend UC Davis or UC Santa Cruz in the
California boy, 12, deciding between UC Davis or UCSC for next FALL
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
boy, 12, has to decide whether he will attend UC Davis or UC Santa Cruz in the fall after receiving THREE community college degrees last year Tanishq Abraham graduated from high school at the age of 10 He began taking community college... Read more
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The Hindu
12-old California student ready to start universityA 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degree
12-old California student ready to start university
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical researcher by the time... Read more
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Times of Malta
Child prodigy, 12, aims to be doctor by 18A 12-year-old boy who already has three community college degrees and has been
Child prodigy, 12, aims to be doctor by 18
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
A 12-year-old boy who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted at two University of California campuses is planning to study biomedical engineering and become a doctor and medical researcher by the time he is 18. Tanishq... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tanishq Abraham, 12, ready to start uni faces a choiceSacramento, California: A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three
Tanishq Abraham, 12, ready to start uni faces a choice
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Sacramento, California: A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical... Read more
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