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The Tripura government would set up an elephant reserve in the mountainous northeastern state to conserve wild elephants, a minister said here Wednesday. "The wild elephants are disappearing due to...
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2014/08/20 11:12
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The director of Ohio's pharmacy board is leaving his post in September and a new change in state law could impact his replacement. The Dayton Daily News reports...
2014/08/20 10:50
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Students will get the chance this fall to learn more about the Battle of New Orleans as the state commemorates the 200th anniversary of the final major conflict of the War of...
2014/08/20 10:26
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Florida's main retirement account for state workers, teachers and other public employees is growing by a double-digit margin. The State Board of Administration released preliminary numbers Tuesday...
2014/08/20 10:08
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The Springfield School District's 2014 graduating class outperformed state and national average composite scores on ACT exams. Springfield's average composite score was 22.4, compared with Missouri's...
2014/08/20 09:43
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The Illinois State Board of Education says Illinois' high school graduating class of 2014 earned a composite score of 20.7 on the ACT. The score on the four-subject test is...
2014/08/20 09:06
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That’s when the State Board of Education will decide whether to give schools a series of exemptions from a federal requirement that prohibits the sale of high-calorie sweets and high-fat and...
2014/08/20 07:13
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The popular ACT college entrance exam has been bumped from the roster of required state tests in 2015, part of a wave of changes reshaping how and when Illinois students are tested, which drew...
2014/08/20 06:39
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Judge rules against Jindal, says test contract can move forward With high-stakes assessments of Louisiana fourth-graders slated for spring 2015, a state judge in Baton Rouge sided with Common Core...
2014/08/20 06:26
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Columbia Basin College is seeking to expand its health care programs in central Richland with a new four-story building and a $3 million donation from Kadlec Regional Medical Center will aid the...
2014/08/20 06:12
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She said the Minnesota State Board of Equalization ordered a county-wide 5 percent tax increase on 2a tillable agricultural land. The increase will be applied to the 2014 agricultural tillable land...
2014/08/20 05:38
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The state of California has handed out five times more water rights than nature can deliver, a new study by University of California researchers shows. California’s total freshwater runoff in an...
2014/08/20 05:14
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The director of Ohio’s pharmacy board is stepping down and pharmacists fear a recent change in state law could allow for him to be replaced by someone with no experience in the field. This follows...
2014/08/20 05:09
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August 20, 2014 Lamar Thomas faces the second legal challenge in six months to his candidacy for the new 115th House District. Lucy Cohowicz of Stroudsburg, meanwhile, has announced a write-in...
2014/08/20 03:13
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The gathering at the Beverly Woods Banquet Hall on Tuesday night had the feel of a campaign event: a jam-packed room, drinks flowing, soul music blaring and a raucous crowd cheering. There was only...
2014/08/20 02:35
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A panel spoke to about 30 business owners and state officials about how the competition-based Workforce Innovation for a Stronger Economy Fund, or WISE program, will help the state’s growing...
2014/08/20 02:20
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Three Knox County schools — Green Magnet Academy, Vine Middle Magnet School and Lonsdale Elementary — have been added to the state's list of lowest performing schools, joining Sarah Moore Greene...
2014/08/20 01:44
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Outgoing Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor told school superintendents around the state on Tuesday that while he is leaving the education reforms he and they have worked three years to implement...
2014/08/20 01:43
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Business leaders say they are encouraged by the chance to partner with Louisiana colleges and universities to help build the state’s workforce with a new $40 million pool of state money. But it...
2014/08/20 00:33
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With the latest round of state standardized test scores showing marginal improvements in reading and math, some local educators have been quick to blame the lackluster results on the high number of...
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