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The Alliance Review
Group pushes for stricter term limits in Ohio LegislatureCOLUMBUS -- A group that wants to reduce the total number of years that state l
Group pushes for stricter term limits in Ohio Legislature
The Alliance Review / Posted 36 minutes ago
COLUMBUS -- A group that wants to reduce the total number of years that state lawmakers could serve in office has submitted an initial round of petition signatures to the attorney general's office. Eight is Enough is proposing a constitutional... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
Local 10 Miami / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YMHA seeks tax debt bailoutYOUNGSTOWN The financially troubled Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority
YMHA seeks tax debt bailout
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN The financially troubled Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority will seek a state legislative bailout from a $1.9 million real-estate tax debt, which includes penalties and interest for nonpayment, and has been accumulating since the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover
Cross known as a 'violent, white supremacist'
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 hours ago
The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent attacks... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Slattery presses for congressional support of Iran nuclear dealFormer U.S. Congressman Jim Slattery unapologetically denounced Monday skeptics
Slattery presses for congressional support of Iran nuclear deal
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
Former U.S. Congressman Jim Slattery unapologetically denounced Monday skeptics working to scuttle the Iran nuclear agreement for abandoning diplomacy capable of degrading threat of a war in the Middle East featuring weapons of mass... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES — Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-a
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 hours ago
LOS ANGELES — Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Frazier Glenn Cross 'entrenched in the hate movement'(CNN) -- The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The
Frazier Glenn Cross 'entrenched in the hate movement'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
(CNN) -- The Anti-Defamation League issued a warning more than a year ago: The Passover holiday was coming up Monday. So was Adolf Hitler's birthday the subsequent Sunday -- two events that could coincide with the increased possibility of violent... Read more
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The News & Observer
N.C. Senate offers deal to fund teacher assistants, driver’s ed | News & Observer August 31, 2015 Senate budget had called for substantial
N.C. Senate offers deal to fund teacher assistants, driver’s ed
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
| News & Observer August 31, 2015 Senate budget had called for substantial cuts opposed by the House Offer would... Read more
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Business Insurance
Illinois standoff highlights growing benefit costs(Reuters) — Illinois’ ability to manage growing retiree benefit costs will dete
Illinois standoff highlights growing benefit costs
Business Insurance / Posted 9 hours ago
(Reuters) — Illinois’ ability to manage growing retiree benefit costs will determine future action on the state’s relatively low A3 credit rating, Moody’s Investors Service said on Monday. The state, which on Tuesday begins a third month without an... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Group wants tougher term limits for lawmakersEver since Ohio voters adopted term limits in a 1992 constitutional amendment,
Group wants tougher term limits for lawmakers
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
Ever since Ohio voters adopted term limits in a 1992 constitutional amendment, some lawmakers have extended their legislative careers by bouncing between the House and Senate. Eight is Enough Ohio, an activist group seeking stronger term limits, is... Read more
10h
WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC sales tax redistribution plan resurfaces in budget...A controversial plan to send some of the sales taxes paid in Charlotte to poore
NC sales tax redistribution plan resurfaces in budget...
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 hours ago
A controversial plan to send some of the sales taxes paid in Charlotte to poorer counties appeared dead when it was dropped from the North Carolina budget several weeks ago. Now it is being brought back into discussions. The idea of changing the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Democrat Patrick Murphy backs Iran nuclear dealWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, a moderate South Florida Democrat runnin
Democrat Patrick Murphy backs Iran nuclear deal
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, a moderate South Florida Democrat running for the U.S. Senate, announced Monday he will support an international deal designed to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons. Murphy, a former Fort Lauderdale... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Zelizer: Iran deal repudiates Bush doctrineCongress is preparing to vote on a resolution of disapproval for President Obam
Zelizer: Iran deal repudiates Bush doctrine
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 hours ago
Congress is preparing to vote on a resolution of disapproval for President Obama's deal with Iran that would bring an end to the era of economic sanctions in exchange for a tough system of inspections to prevent the production of nuclear... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Zelizer: Iran deal repudiates Bush doctrineCongress is preparing to vote on a resolution of disapproval for President Obam
Zelizer: Iran deal repudiates Bush doctrine
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 hours ago
Congress is preparing to vote on a resolution of disapproval for President Obama's deal with Iran that would bring an end to the era of economic sanctions in exchange for a tough system of inspections to prevent the production of nuclear... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Local lawmakers mum on what they're doing while state waits for budgetAn overwhelming majority of the lawmakers who represent Charlotte and the surro
Local lawmakers mum on what they're doing while state waits for budget
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 hours ago
An overwhelming majority of the lawmakers who represent Charlotte and the surrounding areas in the North Carolina General Assembly have refused to provide documents outlining what they are doing as leaders in the state house and senate grapple over a... Read more
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Black Press USA
Initial Common Core Goals Unfulfilled as Results Trickle In Christine Armario, ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES (AP) — Results for some of t
Initial Common Core Goals Unfulfilled as Results Trickle In
Black Press USA / Posted 13 hours ago
Christine Armario, ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES (AP) — Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals for program remain unfulfilledFull or preliminary scores have been released for Connecticut, Idaho, Missouri,
As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals for program remain unfulfilled
The Gadsden Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Full or preliminary scores have been released for Connecticut, Idaho, Missouri, Oregon, Vermont, Washington and West Virginia. They all participated in the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, one of two groups of states awarded $330 million by... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) -- Results for some of the states that participated in Common
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 14 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 15 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 16 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Common Core Goals Unfulfilled as Results Trickle InResults for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing
Common Core Goals Unfulfilled as Results Trickle In
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing. Full or... Read more
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Washington Post
As time runs out on McAuliffe pick, Va.’s high court shuffles docketVirginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — Vir
As time runs out on McAuliffe pick, Va.’s high court shuffles docket
Washington Post / Posted 16 hours ago
Virginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — Virginia’s highest court plans to cram four days of oral arguments into three, allowing it to wrap up its September session before time runs out on Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 31, 2015Today is Monday, August 31, the 243rd day of 2015. There are 122 days left in t
This day in history, Aug. 31, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
Today is Monday, August 31, the 243rd day of 2015. There are 122 days left in the year. Today's highlight in history: On August 31, 1965, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in voting to establish the U.S. Department of Housing and... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Battle of the Fighter JetsIf you’re the Pentagon, how do you choose between an aging, but dependable, fig
A Battle of the Fighter Jets
The Atlantic / Posted 19 hours ago
If you’re the Pentagon, how do you choose between an aging, but dependable, fighter jet and a brand new aircraft that you’re not quite sure is up to the job? You have them fight it out, naturally. That’s essentially what the Air Force said it would... Read more
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Salon.com
Rise of the imperial plutocracy: New research is exposing the stunning domination of global super-elitesSince the beginnings of democracy, debate has raged as to how responsive politi
Rise of the imperial plutocracy: New research is exposing the stunning domination of global super-elites
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Since the beginnings of democracy, debate has raged as to how responsive politicians are to their constituents. Though such debates stretch back centuries, only recently have academics gotten the ability to use data to test how well legislatures... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electricity Restoration - the 'Big Light Tomorrow' ChallengeMonrovia — One of Liberia's major problems is the lack of electricity. The capi
Electricity Restoration - the 'Big Light Tomorrow' Challenge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Monrovia — One of Liberia's major problems is the lack of electricity. The capital, Monrovia, still in darkness, described as one of the darkest capital cities in the world. The average Liberian child born in the 1980s does not know about stable... Read more
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Roll Call
Hassan Waits to Choose Her Adventure in New Hampshire Hassan is Democrats’ top pick to run for Senate in New Hampshire in 2016, but
Hassan Waits to Choose Her Adventure in New Hampshire
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
Hassan is Democrats’ top pick to run for Senate in New Hampshire in 2016, but the governor is keeping her plans close to her chest. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) DOVER, N.H. — Gov. Maggie Hassan... Read more
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Roll Call
Cresent Hardy Holds Slim Lead in Internal PollInternal Poll Shows Cresent Hardy Leading Potential Challengers Hardy is one o
Cresent Hardy Holds Slim Lead in Internal Poll
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
Internal Poll Shows Cresent Hardy Leading Potential Challengers Hardy is one of the most vulnerable Republicans in the House. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Rep. Cresent Hardy, R-Nev., leads all four of the potential Democratic opponents in... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
KWWL Iowa / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inResults for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 23 hours ago
Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing. Full or... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
New Jersey Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inLOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common C
Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle in
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected. But they are still below what many parents may be accustomed to... Read more
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