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The Daily Cougar
The Other Side: UConn needs a fast start to upset CougarsSide: UConn needs a fast start to upset Cougars UConn quarterback Bryant Sherr
The Other Side: UConn needs a fast start to upset Cougars
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
Side: UConn needs a fast start to upset Cougars UConn quarterback Bryant Sherriffs had one passing attempt, but it went for a touchdown. He will look to lead the Huskies to a second-straight upset. | Courtesy of Jackson Haigis/The Daily... Read more
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News 8000
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemof second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today. Both of King's parents died before he was 13, and he became rebellious and angry. During his junior year at the elite Phillips Andover Academy boarding... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemof second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today. Both of King's parents died before he was 13, and he became rebellious and angry. During his junior year at the elite Phillips Andover Academy boarding... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemof second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today. Both of King's parents died before he was 13, and he became rebellious and angry. During his junior year at the elite Phillips Andover Academy boarding... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemof second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today. Both of King's parents died before he was 13, and he became rebellious and angry. During his junior year at the elite Phillips Andover Academy boarding... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemof second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today. Both of King's parents died before he was 13, and he became rebellious and angry. During his junior year at the elite Phillips Andover Academy boarding... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education systemof second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he
Former high school rebel, now head of U.S. education system
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
of second chances. If he hadn't been given one, he says he wouldn't be where he is today. Both of King's parents died before he was 13, and he became rebellious and angry. During his junior year at the elite Phillips Andover Academy boarding... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Headteachers encourage schools to join partnership to ‘do something right’ for town’s childrenare hoping to unite with neighbouring educators to enrich the futures of thousa
Headteachers encourage schools to join partnership to ‘do something right’ for town’s children
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
are hoping to unite with neighbouring educators to enrich the futures of thousands of pupils. Fitzharrys and John Mason secondary schools are hoping to join in a multi-academy trust with Rush Common primary, and have encouraged other schools to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State mulling changes to high school testsrequirement into the 11th grade or potentially add an 11th grade test. After a
State mulling changes to high school tests
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
requirement into the 11th grade or potentially add an 11th grade test. After a discussion at a Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meeting on Tuesday, Mitchell Chester, the state's education commissioner, said the current 10th grade... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
11 Staten Island high school seniors named National Merit semifinalistsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Eleven Staten Island high school seniors, representing f
11 Staten Island high school seniors named National Merit semifinalists
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Eleven Staten Island high school seniors, representing four of the borough's secondary schools, got a leg up on applying to college by being named as semifinalists in the prestigious National Merit Scholarship... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Put Skills to Good UseGaborone — Diamond Sorting and Valuation Learnership Programme graduates have b
Put Skills to Good Use
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gaborone — Diamond Sorting and Valuation Learnership Programme graduates have been commended for the work they had put towards the successful completion of their course. De Beers Global Sight-holder Sales Diamond (DBGSS) Academy manager, Mr Paul... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Dragon Dens style bid bags ARCh chance to work in secondary schoolsTHE CELEBRATIONS are continuing for one charity that helps children to read aft
Dragon Dens style bid bags ARCh chance to work in secondary schools
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
THE CELEBRATIONS are continuing for one charity that helps children to read after winning funds to expand its work into secondary schools. ARCh reading charity, based in Bicester, will pilot a scheme in Oxford where its volunteers will expand on the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Dragon Dens style bid bags ARCh chance to work in secondary schoolsTHE CELEBRATIONS are continuing for one charity that helps children to read aft
Dragon Dens style bid bags ARCh chance to work in secondary schools
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
THE CELEBRATIONS are continuing for one charity that helps children to read after winning funds to expand its work into secondary schools. ARCh reading charity, based in Bicester, will pilot a scheme in Oxford where its volunteers will expand on the... Read more
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Boston Herald
State lowers ranks of two exam schoolsnot be happy about this, and if they want to gear their anger or frustration, g
State lowers ranks of two exam schools
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
not be happy about this, and if they want to gear their anger or frustration, go to DESE (the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education),” Walsh told Boston Herald Radio yesterday, saying the elite exam school should not be penalized for... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Summit Technology Academy earns national recognitionSummit Technology Academy is the first secondary school in Missouri to be recog
Summit Technology Academy earns national recognition
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Summit Technology Academy is the first secondary school in Missouri to be recognized as an exemplar school by P21, The Partnership for 21st Century Learning. P21’s 21st Century Learning Exemplar Program searches for and shares the stories of schools... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NCEA: The only brown kid in the roomonly 10 per cent of Pasifika students took NCEA Level 2 physics, compared to 17
NCEA: The only brown kid in the room
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
only 10 per cent of Pasifika students took NCEA Level 2 physics, compared to 17 per cent of all students across New Zealand secondary schools. In disadvantaged areas, those entry rates dropped even further. The figures were worst for Maori. At... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Boyd no match for IMG as nation's No. 2 rollsFriday night's matchup between Boyd Anderson and IMG Academy turned out to be a
Boyd no match for IMG as nation's No. 2 rolls
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Friday night's matchup between Boyd Anderson and IMG Academy turned out to be a showcase for the nation's No. 2-ranked Ascenders in a rout in Bradenton. But it didn't start that way. IMG (5-0) used a 17-point second quarter to seize the momentum... Read more
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Spalding Today
Grammars are engines for social mobilityin the mid-1960s, the number of grammar schools in England reached 1,300, educa
Grammars are engines for social mobility
Spalding Today / Posted 7 days ago
in the mid-1960s, the number of grammar schools in England reached 1,300, educating almost a quarter of all pupils in state secondary schools. Today, sadly, just 163 grammar schools remain, serving only a handful of counties including, of course,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
High school football: Previewing Week 3 of the regular seasonBerkshire Courier and iBerkshires. The initial poll had two Berkshire County te
High school football: Previewing Week 3 of the regular season
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Berkshire Courier and iBerkshires. The initial poll had two Berkshire County teams ranked, with Taconic coming in a tie for No. 2, and Wahconah seeded at No. 7. This week two more Berkshire County teams entered the poll with Hoosac Valley... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
PREP FOOTBALL PRIMER: Mainland, Dr. Phillips clash in Central Florida showcasejust 8 points per game. Mainland dreams of finishing the 2016 season in Orland
PREP FOOTBALL PRIMER: Mainland, Dr. Phillips clash in Central Florida showcase
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
just 8 points per game. Mainland dreams of finishing the 2016 season in Orlando, competing in the Class 6A championship. For the Bucs to improve to 5-0 along their quest for glory, they'll have to take on, perhaps, Orlando's best team. The Bucs... Read more
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Spalding Today
BREAKING NEWS THURSDAY 3.50PM: Head quits Spalding AcademyWill Scott, head of Spalding Academy (formerly Sir John Gleed School), has left
BREAKING NEWS THURSDAY 3.50PM: Head quits Spalding Academy
Spalding Today / Posted 8 days ago
Will Scott, head of Spalding Academy (formerly Sir John Gleed School), has left the school, Spalding Today can reveal. A member of the school’s staff since 2006, Mr Scott’s departure was confirmed in a statement from South Lincolnshire Academies... Read more
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Namibia Economist
“Fleabag”: television’s newest anti-heroTHE protagonist of “Fleabag” can’t stand earnest sex. She charges customers £12
“Fleabag”: television’s newest anti-hero
Namibia Economist / Posted 11 days ago
THE protagonist of “Fleabag” can’t stand earnest sex. She charges customers £12.55 for a cheese sandwich in her failing café. She steals her stepmother’s art, masturbates to videos of Barack Obama and wonders whether her arsehole is unusually... Read more
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express
School has not one but TWO pupils with higher IQ than Stephen HawkingMichael Gowie, (left) and Liam Gormley, both 14, have IQs of 162 Liam Gormley
School has not one but TWO pupils with higher IQ than Stephen Hawking
express / Posted 11 days ago
Michael Gowie, (left) and Liam Gormley, both 14, have IQs of 162 Liam Gormley and Michael Gowie, both studying for their GCSEs at St Bede's Catholic College, Bristol, have both achieved outstanding scores of 162 in the IQ test for Mensa, the global... Read more
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Spalding Today
EDUCATION AWARDS: Hard work gets its rewards for 11-18s at secondary schoolRichard Lord, the new head teacher of The Deepings School, wrote a newsletter f
EDUCATION AWARDS: Hard work gets its rewards for 11-18s at secondary school
Spalding Today / Posted 13 days ago
Richard Lord, the new head teacher of The Deepings School, wrote a newsletter for students, parents and guardians setting out his vision for success. Mr Lord said: “We are working together for your benefit and to prepare you for life after The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Live coverage: Friday night high school footballmore playing time and fellow sophomores Hayden Ownbey and Cole Reyher have done
Live coverage: Friday night high school football
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
more playing time and fellow sophomores Hayden Ownbey and Cole Reyher have done suitable jobs filling in at LB. Their efforts will be tested by the Patriots' physical running game. EAST RIDGE PIONEERS (3-1, 1-0) at RED BANK LIONS (1-3,... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Barstow college planning for future job growthin heavy demand Posted Sep. 15, 2016 at 4:44 PM Posted Sep. 15, 2016 at 4:44
Barstow college planning for future job growth
Desert Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
in heavy demand Posted Sep. 15, 2016 at 4:44 PM Posted Sep. 15, 2016 at 4:44 PM BARSTOW — Future job growth projections for the High Desert region may spur Barstow Community College to look at altering or expanding its curriculum to include such... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Judy Murray gives youngsters top tips for tennisJudy Murray visited a Glasgow school to help inspire the tennis stars of the fu
Judy Murray gives youngsters top tips for tennis
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
Judy Murray visited a Glasgow school to help inspire the tennis stars of the future as her sons gear up for the Davis Cup. The coach visited Whitehill Secondary School in the city’s East End to watch a Tennis on the Road session in action. She then... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchupsmore playing time and fellow sophomores Hayden Ownbey and Cole Reyher have done
Tonight's Chattanooga area high school football matchups
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
more playing time and fellow sophomores Hayden Ownbey and Cole Reyher have done suitable jobs filling in at LB. Their efforts will be tested by the Patriots' physical running game. EAST RIDGE PIONEERS (3-1, 1-0) at RED BANK LIONS (1-3,... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Area schools speak out on plans to improve standardized test resultsRecent CAASPP results show large range of performance among High Desert schools
Area schools speak out on plans to improve standardized test results
Desert Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Recent CAASPP results show large range of performance among High Desert schools Posted Sep. 15, 2016 at 10:15 AM Posted Sep. 15, 2016 at 10:15 AM Schools across California recently received new standardized test results, and while some High Desert... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Parent governors saved as May undoes another bit of Cameron's legacyTheresa May dealt another blow to David Cameron’s legacy yesterday when she dit
Parent governors saved as May undoes another bit of Cameron's legacy
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
Theresa May dealt another blow to David Cameron’s legacy yesterday when she ditched plans to scrap parent governors. The former Prime Minister triggered uproar in March when plans to allow England’s academy schools to drop the requirement for parent... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MS innovators honoredThe Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame celebrates the success and advancements
MS innovators honored
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
The Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame celebrates the success and advancements its members have made in their fields. Each member’s story bears telling and retelling as they inspire new and established entrepreneurs, said Tony Jeff, president and... Read more
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Daily News
Soulful soundsthat matters. I am one with music when I am actually in it. But I do have a lif
Soulful sounds
Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
that matters. I am one with music when I am actually in it. But I do have a life outside of music to which I am thankful for. It balances out my life. Q: Your training was at the Royal College of Music and you were there for 1 ½ years. That was... Read more
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Express and Star
Are grammar schools good or bad for education? « Express & StarFormer grammar school pupil Andrew Morrish leads the Victoria Academies Trust.
Are grammar schools good or bad for education? « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 16 days ago
Former grammar school pupil Andrew Morrish leads the Victoria Academies Trust. He is a vocal opponent of grammars, which he says will do nothing to widen access to good schools for all. Pete Madeley reports. Grammar schools are ‘the ultimate... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Students: Scholarship program changes livesCOUNTY — The Take Stock in Children college scholarship program in Monroe Count
Students: Scholarship program changes lives
Key West Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
COUNTY — The Take Stock in Children college scholarship program in Monroe County is currently accepting applications for more students. Recent high school and college graduates who participated in the program say it was a game changer for... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Forde-Yard Dash: Four teams that are fighting for their playoff lives this weekForty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football (Doritos
Forde-Yard Dash: Four teams that are fighting for their playoff lives this week
Yahoo Sports / Posted 17 days ago
Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football (Doritos sold separately in Colorado, where a recruiting advantage may be growing in basements statewide): ON THE BRINK This is a big weekend for a lot of marquee programs –... Read more
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The Hindu
Mariyappan Thangavelu wins gold in men’s high jump at Rio ParalympicsMariyappan Thangavelu wins the gold medal and Varun Singh Bhati the bronze in t
Mariyappan Thangavelu wins gold in men’s high jump at Rio Paralympics
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Mariyappan Thangavelu wins the gold medal and Varun Singh Bhati the bronze in the event in Rio. For a country that missed the gold at the just-concluded Rio Olympics, it was celebration time as two of its athletes — Thangavelu Mariyappan (21) of... Read more
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The New Statesman
Hillary Clinton's pneumonia revelation fuels post-truth politicsWhen I stood in Downing Street as Prime Minister for the first time this Summer
Hillary Clinton's pneumonia revelation fuels post-truth politics
The New Statesman / Posted 19 days ago
When I stood in Downing Street as Prime Minister for the first time this Summer, I set out my mission to build a country that works for everyone. Today I want to talk a little more about what that means and lay out my vision for a truly meritocratic... Read more
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CBS Sports
New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys - September 11, 2016 GametrackerTony Romo. Here they go again. Rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott gets the
New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys - September 11, 2016 Gametracker
CBS Sports / Posted 20 days ago
Tony Romo. Here they go again. Rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott gets the call Sunday in the regular-season opener for the Cowboys at AT&T Stadium against the New York Giants. Prescott had a special preseason: 137.8 passer rating, 78... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Making history as new Bury St Edmunds school opens its doorsOpening a new school on a temporary site is not without its challenges, but for
Making history as new Bury St Edmunds school opens its doors
Bury Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
Opening a new school on a temporary site is not without its challenges, but for Sybil Andrews Academy principal Andy Prestoe the ‘logistical jigsaw’ has paid off. On Monday the new Bury St Edmunds secondary school – which forms part of the Samuel... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Heritage Academy hopes pieces continue to clickSean Harrison always believed the Heritage Academy football team had plenty of
Heritage Academy hopes pieces continue to click
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
Sean Harrison always believed the Heritage Academy football team had plenty of pieces to put defenses back on their heels. A loss to Lamar School in Week 2 forced Harrison to re-examine his play-calling and ultimately convinced him the best way to... Read more
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The New Statesman
Full text: Theresa May's speech on grammar schoolsWhen I stood in Downing Street as Prime Minister for the first time this Summer
Full text: Theresa May's speech on grammar schools
The New Statesman / Posted 21 days ago
When I stood in Downing Street as Prime Minister for the first time this Summer, I set out my mission to build a country that works for everyone. Today I want to talk a little more about what that means and lay out my vision for a truly meritocratic... Read more
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International Business Times
Theresa May's full 'great meritocracy' speech: Read prime minister's grammar school addressTheresa May outlined a set of major education reforms today (9 September), as p
Theresa May's full 'great meritocracy' speech: Read prime minister's grammar school address
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
Theresa May outlined a set of major education reforms today (9 September), as part of her plan to create a "truly meritocratic Britain". The prime minister's proposals included a lift on the ban on new grammar schools, "tougher" tests for private... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Read Theresa May's full speech about her plans for schools shakeToday I want to talk a little more about what that means and lay out my vision
Read Theresa May's full speech about her plans for schools shake
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
Today I want to talk a little more about what that means and lay out my vision for a truly meritocratic Britain that puts the interests of ordinary, working class people first. We are facing a moment of great change as a nation. That involves... Read more
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birminghammail
Theresa May wants Birmingham-style grammar schools nationwidecountry, Theresa May is confirming today. And the Prime Minister's plan involv
Theresa May wants Birmingham-style grammar schools nationwide
birminghammail / Posted 22 days ago
country, Theresa May is confirming today. And the Prime Minister's plan involves telling grammar schools to reserve places for children from lower-income homes. This is the system already in place in a number of Birmingham grammar schools -... Read more
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Billboard
The 25 Most Powerful People in Music Fashion: The Designers, Dealmakers, Curators & MoreBillboard sat down with St. Vincent and Jacobs to talk about his "acid trip Fel
The 25 Most Powerful People in Music Fashion: The Designers, Dealmakers, Curators & More
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
Billboard sat down with St. Vincent and Jacobs to talk about his "acid trip Fellini film" music video and much more for our new cover story. Watch the exclusive premiere of the video below and read the Billboard Style Issue cover story... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Prep football, Week 3: Awaken the dreamersat Mohawk Records: Colonel Crawford 2-0, Mohawk 2-0 2015: Colonel Crawford, 2
Prep football, Week 3: Awaken the dreamers
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
at Mohawk Records: Colonel Crawford 2-0, Mohawk 2-0 2015: Colonel Crawford, 27-6 Outlook: A lot of the time teams find themselves facing an opposite-style team; one team is spread and the other runs a power or wing-T offense. However, though the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Week 1 Preview: Giants at CowboysTony Romo. Here they go again. Rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott gets the
Week 1 Preview: Giants at Cowboys
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 23 days ago
Tony Romo. Here they go again. Rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott gets the call Sunday in the regular-season opener for the Cowboys at AT&T Stadium against the New York Giants. Prescott had a special preseason: 137.8 passer rating, 78... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Week 1 Preview: Giants at CowboysTony Romo. Here they go again. Rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott gets the
Week 1 Preview: Giants at Cowboys
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 23 days ago
Tony Romo. Here they go again. Rookie fourth-round pick Dak Prescott gets the call Sunday in the regular-season opener for the Cowboys at AT&T Stadium against the New York Giants. Prescott had a special preseason: 137.8 passer rating, 78... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Behind the Badge: 'My job is like a never-ending search for perfection'Critchley must be thrilled? “Yes and no,” is the answer given when Liverpoolfc
Behind the Badge: 'My job is like a never-ending search for perfection'
Liverpool FC / Posted 23 days ago
Critchley must be thrilled? “Yes and no,” is the answer given when Liverpoolfc.com asks the question in an interview for our new ‘Behind the Badge’ series. “Knowing the standard of player we’ve got on the pitch today, we’ve done what we’re... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Parents are to blame in this school uniform row says Mirror mum Grace MacAskillSo, angry parents have been kicking off over a head teacher's insistence that t
Parents are to blame in this school uniform row says Mirror mum Grace MacAskill
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
So, angry parents have been kicking off over a head teacher's insistence that their kids wear the right uniform. Straight to the bottom of the class for them I'm afraid. There's little doubt the new head was trying to make his mark, but is it so... Read more
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