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CBC.ca
'She had a strong drive': How high school made Hillary Clinton a presidential contenderMaine South High School sits in a leafy upper middle class suburb of Park Ridge
'She had a strong drive': How high school made Hillary Clinton a presidential contender
CBC.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
Maine South High School sits in a leafy upper middle class suburb of Park Ridge, just below the flight path planes take to land at Chicago's O'Hare airport. If you are searching for a time and place that shaped the now-presidential candidate Hillary... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Omni Frisco Hotel Tops out Nine Months after Groundbreakingtopping out of the 16-floor, 300-room Omni Frisco Hotel. Representatives from t
Omni Frisco Hotel Tops out Nine Months after Groundbreaking
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 hours ago
topping out of the 16-floor, 300-room Omni Frisco Hotel. Representatives from the City of Frisco, the Frisco Independent School District (FISD), the Frisco Economic Development Committee, Frisco Chamber of Commerce and Frisco Convention &... Read more
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KTVN Reno
World-Class Performances at Lake Tahoe Dance Festival The fourth annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival is in Tahoe City on Wednesday thr
World-Class Performances at Lake Tahoe Dance Festival
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 hours ago
The fourth annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival is in Tahoe City on Wednesday through Friday. The fourth annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival is in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Sparks Police Asking for Help Finding Runaway JuvenileWorld-Class Performances at Lake Tahoe Dance FestivalWorld-Class Performances a
Sparks Police Asking for Help Finding Runaway Juvenile
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 hours ago
World-Class Performances at Lake Tahoe Dance FestivalWorld-Class Performances at Lake Tahoe Dance Festival The fourth annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival is in Tahoe City on Wednesday through Friday. The fourth annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival is in... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things By Gwen DeRuits annual Southern Summer Night, today, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Tavern on Firs
People, Places and Things By Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted 6 hours ago
its annual Southern Summer Night, today, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Tavern on First in downtown Birmingham’s Historic Loft District. There will be fabulous food and an auction. BACK TO SCHOOL BEAUTIFICATION – VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED – Show the... Read more
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Breitbart
Muslim Brotherhood Front Group Teach Police ‘Islam 101’influential people in your life?” and very often the answer is a teacher. A goo
Muslim Brotherhood Front Group Teach Police ‘Islam 101’
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
influential people in your life?” and very often the answer is a teacher. A good teacher can make all the difference in the world to an aspiring learner. But a bad teacher can have a disastrously adverse effect. Such may be the case in Nashville,... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
More than 11,000 students go back to school in southern IndianaNEW ALBANY, Ind. (WDRB) -- More than 11,000 students went back to school in the
More than 11,000 students go back to school in southern Indiana
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 15 hours ago
NEW ALBANY, Ind. (WDRB) -- More than 11,000 students went back to school in the New Albany Floyd County School District. Officials say the day was a success. After a short seven week summer break, students in New Albany Floyd County Schools packed... Read more
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Quartz
Hillary Clinton is telling the truth to white working-class voters. She might be better off lying.Hillary Clinton is struggling to connect with white working class voters at the
Hillary Clinton is telling the truth to white working-class voters. She might be better off lying.
Quartz / Posted 15 hours ago
Hillary Clinton is struggling to connect with white working class voters at the Democratic National Convention — Quartz HARD TRUTHS Hillary Clinton... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Conversation With a Teacher Who Decided to Go on StrikeLast September, the public-school teachers in Seattle, Washington, voted to go
A Conversation With a Teacher Who Decided to Go on Strike
The Atlantic / Posted 16 hours ago
Last September, the public-school teachers in Seattle, Washington, voted to go on strike on the first day of school. The most high-profile reason for striking was the teachers’ pay: Between 1999 and 2012, salaries for public-school teachers in... Read more
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NBC San Diego
'I Didn’t Feel Safe': Muslim Students Face Bullyingbullied because of their religion, board leaders voted unanimously to come up w
'I Didn’t Feel Safe': Muslim Students Face Bullying
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
bullied because of their religion, board leaders voted unanimously to come up with a plan to address Islamophobia in schools. One by one, young victims of bullying shared their stories in front of the San Diego Unified School District... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Kimberly “Kim” Bessborn on December 4, 1972, in Laurium, a daughter to John Laitinen and Doris (Ko
Kimberly “Kim” Bess
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
born on December 4, 1972, in Laurium, a daughter to John Laitinen and Doris (Koski) Kitti. She graduated from Calumet High School with the Class of 1991 and later attended Northern Michigan University. For four years of high school, Kim... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
The Island’s Peter Nelson promotes discovery-through-play approach to education at Manitoulin Secondary SchoolManitoulin Secondary School teacher Peter Nelson, right, teaches Grade 10 stude
The Island’s Peter Nelson promotes discovery-through-play approach to education at Manitoulin Secondary School
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 22 hours ago
Manitoulin Secondary School teacher Peter Nelson, right, teaches Grade 10 student Jacob Bebamash a few riffs on the electric guitar. M’CHIGEENG—Optimistic, humorous, respected and humble. These are some of the words used to describe Manitoulin... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
SFR's Best in Show: 2016 Best of Santa Fe“real” ballot. We’ve scoured the city to recommend desserts that wow us, gifts
SFR's Best in Show: 2016 Best of Santa Fe
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 22 hours ago
“real” ballot. We’ve scoured the city to recommend desserts that wow us, gifts that bring smiles and places to go when the world is on fire. Some of what follows are shoutouts to people who have done amazing things and to others who have just done... Read more
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The Irish Times
A snapshot of the 1980s: Dublin, the Heart of the City revisitedNo one walks under its railway bridge, though, the widest street bridge in thes
A snapshot of the 1980s: Dublin, the Heart of the City revisited
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
No one walks under its railway bridge, though, the widest street bridge in these islands, or past St Laurence O’Toole’s School, where Luke Kelly learned to sing in the school choir, or past the church with the tallest steeple in the city,... Read more
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ABC News
New Guidelines for U.S. Schools Aimed at Helping Homeless Students-- as a special projects manager in the office of the Secretary -- which issued
New Guidelines for U.S. Schools Aimed at Helping Homeless Students
ABC News / Posted 23 hours ago
-- as a special projects manager in the office of the Secretary -- which issued federal guidelines today for states and school districts across the country to better serve students without a permanent home as part of federal legislation that was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Adversity to Triumphwas actually pregnant. It was a painful pronouncement that brought her face to
From Adversity to Triumph
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
was actually pregnant. It was a painful pronouncement that brought her face to face with reality. She felt like the whole world had deserted her as her dreams evaporated in thin air in a matter of seconds. She knew that from that minute on she had... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
40: Serving others, including teensYou wouldn’t know it, but “40 Under Forty” honoree Zachary Smith says he was bu
40: Serving others, including teens
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted yesterday
You wouldn’t know it, but “40 Under Forty” honoree Zachary Smith says he was bullied as a kid and through high school. It was during a two-year missionary tour in South America that he shook off the resulting lack of self-confidence to realize he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ondo 2016 and the Clamour for Power Shiftthe state, after leaving office. Why has the question of agility and fresh idea
Ondo 2016 and the Clamour for Power Shift
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the state, after leaving office. Why has the question of agility and fresh ideas come to the fore? It is near impossible, a school of thought postulated, to solve an emerging problem of today with old ideas. As the world changes, the emerging... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKEAST PALESTINE Food Pantry, 9:30-11 a.m., Grace Lutheran Church; East Palestin
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted yesterday
EAST PALESTINE Food Pantry, 9:30-11 a.m., Grace Lutheran Church; East Palestine School District only. Free meal to all children provided by the Community Resource Center , noon-1 p.m., The Coffee Stop and Meadowview. LEETONIA Toddler Playgroup,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the WorldOn a clear spring afternoon in Berlin, Bill and Chelsea Clinton rode to the Wor
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the World
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
On a clear spring afternoon in Berlin, Bill and Chelsea Clinton rode to the World Cup final in the front seats of a bus. The Olympic Stadium—a severe Greco-Roman construction with Fascist flourishes and corporate logos—was built for the 1936 Games... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Police kick it up and kick back at summer science campNORTH ADAMS>> For many of the nearly 300 city students enrolled at the Br
Police kick it up and kick back at summer science camp
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
NORTH ADAMS>> For many of the nearly 300 city students enrolled at the Brayton Elementary School Summer Science Camp, the four-week sessions are a source of enjoyment. For instance, during a July 26 city kickball game pitting city police... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Gary Bettman continues to deny link between concussions and CTEhave been diagnosed with CTE, which scientists believe is caused by repeated bl
Gary Bettman continues to deny link between concussions and CTE
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
have been diagnosed with CTE, which scientists believe is caused by repeated blows to the head. The NHL is fighting a class-action lawsuit against dozens of former players who say that the league did not warn them of the long-term effects of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Munro Rateau and Heath Miller Chosen for Virginia HS Hall of FameThe Virginia High School Hall of Fame announced the inductees for its 27th Hall
Munro Rateau and Heath Miller Chosen for Virginia HS Hall of Fame
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
The Virginia High School Hall of Fame announced the inductees for its 27th Hall of Fame class on Tuesday. There are eight members in the Class of 2016, including former Fluvanna County High School basketball coach Munro Rateau. The recently retired... Read more
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Raw Story
Should Hillary move left? A historian explains how FDR did in 1936 — and won in a landslideinequalities of wealth that hindered democracy itself. Roosevelt’s underlying p
Should Hillary move left? A historian explains how FDR did in 1936 — and won in a landslide
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
inequalities of wealth that hindered democracy itself. Roosevelt’s underlying philosophy was that, by enlarging the middle class, all of society benefits. The ideal bears repeating: when inequality is greater, a society is less democratic.... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
ROHS Hall of Fame to include Flint pediatrician who blew whistle on lead in waterShe�s world famous for blowing the whistle on dangerous levels of lead in Flint
ROHS Hall of Fame to include Flint pediatrician who blew whistle on lead in water
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
She�s world famous for blowing the whistle on dangerous levels of lead in Flint�s water supply, but Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, a 1994 Royal Oak High School graduate, is returning to be inducted into the school�s Hall of Fame and deliver the keynote... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Spirit Communications Park named 'Ballpark of the year'Marathon, 5K and 10K – expected to have upwards of 10,000 participants. It will
Spirit Communications Park named 'Ballpark of the year'
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
Marathon, 5K and 10K – expected to have upwards of 10,000 participants. It will also play host to numerous concerts, high school and college baseball, football and soccer games. “We are honored that Spirit Communications Park was selected for... Read more
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Philly.com
Mighty Writers shoots for a world record, but which one?crowd of smiling faces danced to “Uptown Funk.” They stretched and clapped, pum
Mighty Writers shoots for a world record, but which one?
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
crowd of smiling faces danced to “Uptown Funk.” They stretched and clapped, pumping blood through their veins to prep for a world record attempt. The only problem: they weren't quite sure what world record they were trying to set. City kids braved... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palmerton's Dr. Bob Mlkvy was a great player and an even better personlegend and yet he never held himself above others. To an older generation, Mlk
Palmerton's Dr. Bob Mlkvy was a great player and an even better person
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
legend and yet he never held himself above others. To an older generation, Mlkvy was the guy who scored a Blue Bombers school record 1,925 points for coach Win Evans from 1954-57 when Palmerton was a basketball mecca. Mlkvy led the Blue Bombers... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former teacher, 38, and his teenage-student wife pictured togetherby Daily Mail Online show the couple together for the first time, as Wester set
Former teacher, 38, and his teenage-student wife pictured together
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
by Daily Mail Online show the couple together for the first time, as Wester settles into life free from the threat of jail District Attorney Pamela Casey believes that the marriage is a manipulation by Wester designed solely to keep him out of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Top Olympic Town: Number Three - TimaruOlympic towns. Today, number three - Timaru. Find out how the list was compiled
Top Olympic Town: Number Three - Timaru
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Olympic towns. Today, number three - Timaru. Find out how the list was compiled below. For a double Olympic medallist and world champion, Marc Ryan is a humble chap. The 33-year-old cyclist is proud of the bronze medals he won in the 4000m team... Read more
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Express and Star
England boss Sam Allardyce comes home « Express & Starsaid: "Driving down was the reality about what is resting on my shoulders. “Wh
England boss Sam Allardyce comes home « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 days ago
said: "Driving down was the reality about what is resting on my shoulders. “When I was 15 years old and at high school I never thought I would be sat here – and here I am. This is the greatest challenge I have ever had. “I’m going to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Suddenly, it's a Pokemon Go world, and we're just living in itPokemon characters I might capture and add to my menagerie. “Scanning the horiz
Suddenly, it's a Pokemon Go world, and we're just living in it
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Pokemon characters I might capture and add to my menagerie. “Scanning the horizon,” in the strange, instantly addictive new world of Pokemon Go, means staring into your smartphone, at the screen summoned up by the app. On Thursday, Nintendo, the... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKa.m., Salem Community Center. Food distribution, 5-7:30 p.m., Salem Community
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
a.m., Salem Community Center. Food distribution, 5-7:30 p.m., Salem Community Pantry, 794 E. Third St. Bingo, St. Paul School; kitchen opens and card sales start 5 p.m.; early bird games begin at 6:50 p.m. Book Discussion Group for Adults,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin at play: July 25ALL SPORTS CORTE MADERA: The Corte Madera Parks and Rec is offering before and
Marin at play: July 25
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
ALL SPORTS CORTE MADERA: The Corte Madera Parks and Rec is offering before and after-school enrichment programs for youth of all ages. Favorites include gymnastics, soccer, tennis and roller hockey. Information: 415-927-5072 or visit... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allen grad Stan Dziedzic settled for freestyle wrestling bronze at Montreal Olympicsof multiples of five years. 2011—Easton's Mitchell Minotti announces he will w
Allen grad Stan Dziedzic settled for freestyle wrestling bronze at Montreal Olympics
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
of multiples of five years. 2011—Easton's Mitchell Minotti announces he will wrestle at Lehigh University. Minotti won the Class 3A title at 140 pounds as a junior at Easton. 1991—Ray Buss, the state's winningest high school soccer coach,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Former Gators player headed to Delgadohe will succeed.” Freeman played outfield and pitched for the Gators last seas
Former Gators player headed to Delgado
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
he will succeed.” Freeman played outfield and pitched for the Gators last season and helped the team to a share of the District 7-4A title, to the second round of the Class 4A playoffs and a 19-8 overall record. He was a first-team all-district... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Former Gators player headed to Delgadohe will succeed.” Freeman played outfield and pitched for the Gators last seas
Former Gators player headed to Delgado
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
he will succeed.” Freeman played outfield and pitched for the Gators last season and helped the team to a share of the District 7-4A title, to the second round of the Class 4A playoffs and a 19-8 overall record. He was a first-team all-district... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Holmes, Demps relish chance to give back to kids in communityout at a football camp or some other sports event for kids in the community. H
Holmes, Demps relish chance to give back to kids in community
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
out at a football camp or some other sports event for kids in the community. Holmes and Demps, both San Antonio high school graduates, were in their element at a “Junior Olympics" competition sponsored by the Breaking Down Walls Foundation, a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Khanna: Preserving the American dream for the next generationup. My parents did not have any money when they immigrated to this country in t
Khanna: Preserving the American dream for the next generation
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
up. My parents did not have any money when they immigrated to this country in the early 1970s from India. They were middle class. My mom is a retired substitute schoolteacher. My dad is a retired chemical engineer. But they raised both my brother... Read more
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ajc.com
1 year after cancer announcement, Jimmy Carter to build...mobility in their homes. The project’s official kickoff ceremony will come one
1 year after cancer announcement, Jimmy Carter to build...
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
mobility in their homes. The project’s official kickoff ceremony will come one year and a day after Carter told the world that cancer had spread to his liver and brain. Jimmy Carter chats with other volunteers at last November’s one-day... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, July 25, 2016experienced those issues as no other group has. This is in line with research
Web-only letters to the editor, July 25, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
experienced those issues as no other group has. This is in line with research from the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy that reported that those in lower income groups, give a greater proportion of their income than those... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra’s kin celebrate his feat18-year old javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who has created history by becoming
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra’s kin celebrate his feat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
18-year old javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who has created history by becoming the first Indian athlete to bag the title of world champion by clinching the gold medal at the U-20 World Championships in Poland on Saturday, celebrated his victory at... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKby the Community Resource Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Li
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
by the Community Resource Center, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Leetonia Community Public Library. Christmas in July, 1 p.m., for preschool to sixth grade, register at 330-427-6635; Nonfiction Book Discussion, 3 p.m., bring one of your favorites; World War... Read more
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Quartz
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of teawith some vexation. “After a few minutes she is blue, then she dies.” India ac
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of tea
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
with some vexation. “After a few minutes she is blue, then she dies.” India accounts for 17% of all maternal deaths in the world. The country’s maternal mortality ratio was 167 per 100,000 live births in 2013. The ratio for Assam was 301, the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton County schools' inclusion rate for special needs students trails national, state averagesis autistic, and Horne said the progress his son made this summer is monumental
Hamilton County schools' inclusion rate for special needs students trails national, state averages
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
is autistic, and Horne said the progress his son made this summer is monumental, preparing him for a productive school year as he enters kindergarten at Nolan Elementary. Horne is one of several parents who say their autistic children... Read more
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TribLIVE
Monessen native sees potential in century-old buildingcenter and cafe. Shorraw, 25, was born and raised in Monessen. He works as the
Monessen native sees potential in century-old building
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
center and cafe. Shorraw, 25, was born and raised in Monessen. He works as the assistant band director for Monessen City School District and is active with several community organizations. He considers the site a tribute to the region's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fox Chapel’s Slezak awarded prestigious coaching honorSlezak awarded prestigious coaching honor | TribLIVE Fox Chapel's Slezak award
Fox Chapel’s Slezak awarded prestigious coaching honor
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Slezak awarded prestigious coaching honor | TribLIVE Fox Chapel's Slezak awarded prestigious coaching honor Top high school sports• Valley, Kiski Area break in young QBs at WCCA 7-on-7 tournament• Rising Kiski School senior Manko earning more... Read more
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TribLIVE
Freeport Area class registers top marks on world history Advanced Placement exam | TribLIVE Freeport Area High School 11th-graders scored better than most s
Freeport Area class registers top marks on world history Advanced Placement exam
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
| TribLIVE Freeport Area High School 11th-graders scored better than most students... Read more
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New York Magazine
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despisedin order to keep readers interested. Prioritization of speed over accuracy. B
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despised
New York Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
in order to keep readers interested. Prioritization of speed over accuracy. Blind spots caused by reporters‘/editors’ worldview/background/life experience. A tendency to highlight or inflate conflict. An unwillingness or inability to hold... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Case Against the Media, by the Mediais, ‘Hey, I read all 80 pages of the opinion, and here’s what it means, and her
The Case Against the Media, by the Media
New York Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
is, ‘Hey, I read all 80 pages of the opinion, and here’s what it means, and here’s why it matters, and here’s what the district court has to do going forward’ — all of that disappears. I had colleagues who, a day after reading King v. Burwell,... Read more
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