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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Presenting the past and presentfor Saturday’s International Archaeology Day and you can celebrate locally at t
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 2 days ago
for Saturday’s International Archaeology Day and you can celebrate locally at the Marquette Regional History Center. Hands–on activities, projects, booths, and actual artifacts will be open to every one of all ages to explore and learn more... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida private schools get nearly $1 billion in state scholarships with little oversight. Orlando Sentinel investigation findsgives schools second chances and sometimes doesn’t take action even when alerte
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
gives schools second chances and sometimes doesn’t take action even when alerted to a problem. ► Florida’s approach is so hands-off that a state directory lists private schools that can accommodate students with special needs — such as autism —... Read more
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The Hill
Senate starts debate on budget, pushing forward with tax reform | Trump, GOP play defense in middle-class tax cut pitch | IRS: ‘Significant’ number of Equifax victims already had info stolendata security efforts. “Our estimate is a significant percent of those taxpayer
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
data security efforts. “Our estimate is a significant percent of those taxpayers already had their information in the hands of criminals.”The IRS estimates that more than 100 million Americans have had their personally identifiable information... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Skies do not dampen MumFesthe said. Across East Front Street, by the Shriner’s Temple, Jay DeLoach was si
Kinston Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
he said. Across East Front Street, by the Shriner’s Temple, Jay DeLoach was sitting down eating a turkey leg that took two hands to hold. “It’s my favorite,” DeLoach said. “That’s why I come every year.” DeLoach was also working in the New Bern... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
On a Windjammer cruise in Maine, passengers knit a seaworthy yarnMaggie, who first taught on a Holland America ship in Alaska, said. “It’s a ver
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Maggie, who first taught on a Holland America ship in Alaska, said. “It’s a very convenient thing to do with your hands while you’re looking at the scenery.” Annie and her husband, Captain Jon Finger, arrange at least three knitting... Read more
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Daily Mail
Joe Biden calls Harvey Weinstein 'disgusting' and 'immoral'a 'preponderance of the evidence' standard when assessing and investigating a c
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
a 'preponderance of the evidence' standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a 'clear and convincing evidence' standard,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Biden Slams Harvey Weinstein, Hopes "There Are More Consequences"a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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Boston Globe
New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvement, Biden says‘‘preponderance of the evidence’’ standard when assessing and investigating a c
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
‘‘preponderance of the evidence’’ standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a ‘‘clear and convincing evidence’’... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvementa "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
The New Canaan News / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvementa "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvementa "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvementa "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvementa "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Biden: New campus sex assault guidelines not an improvementa "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a c
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
a "preponderance of the evidence" standard when assessing and investigating a claim of sexual assault. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' new interim guidelines let colleges choose between that standard and a "clear and convincing evidence" standard,... Read more
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NJ Biz
NJ health groups slam Trump’s executive order on healthcaremore affordable, this Executive Order only makes things worse and it deserves a
NJ Biz / Posted 8 days ago
more affordable, this Executive Order only makes things worse and it deserves an ‘F’,” Doug Johnston, managing director of Hands Off NJ, said in a written statement. Hands Off NJ is a group that advocates for the protection of Horizon Blue... Read more
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Philly.com
Princeton researcher who tackled bullying wins MacArthur 'genius' awardassembly, say, or a letter warning parents to watch for vicious attacks on soci
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
assembly, say, or a letter warning parents to watch for vicious attacks on social media. Princeton University researcher Betsy Levy Paluck and her colleagues took a more direct approach to reduce this age-old type of conflict. They got popular... Read more
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Bizjournals
The Amazon Effect: From corporate parks to city neighborhoods, its real estate tentacles are far-reachingbut for its location. Just minutes off Interstate 95, the 65,500-square-foot wa
Bizjournals / Posted 10 days ago
but for its location. Just minutes off Interstate 95, the 65,500-square-foot warehouse is also a short drive from the Betsy Ross Bridge that leads to South Jersey. Then there’s 500 American Ave. in King of Prussia. Tucked discreetly up on a... Read more
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Western Advocate
How much can Romania bear?the first 10 years of his life caged outside a monastery. There's Mario and Mar
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
the first 10 years of his life caged outside a monastery. There's Mario and Marko from Albania, Misha from Georgia, even Betsy from Texas, who worked in a circus, lived nine years in a chicken coop and developed serious stomach issues after being... Read more
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Newsweek
Does God believe in Trump? White evangelicals are sticking with their "Prince of Lies"pursued an aggressively secular life, but these days, the famously germaphobic
Newsweek / Posted 16 days ago
pursued an aggressively secular life, but these days, the famously germaphobic president submits to a regular laying on of hands in the Oval Office. In a recent photograph shared by evangelical pastor Rodney Howard-Browne of one of these rituals,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Kids flip for Clinton Township author�s �Beatrice Zinker, Upside Down Thinker�amazing,� she says. �When you work so long on a book and then to finally have i
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
amazing,� she says. �When you work so long on a book and then to finally have it happen (to see it published and in the hands of readers). It�s very hard to describe.� Even for a writer such as Johannes, who arrived at the bookstore an hour... Read more
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The State News
Trump nominates Michigan state rep Tim Kelly to Department of Education positionbe taking the position of Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult
The State News / Posted 16 days ago
be taking the position of Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education, under Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. "Particularly relevant to this new position are his support for hands-on STEM education and his work in setting... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Sec. DeVos defends school choice in speech at HarvardIn a speech last Thursday at the Harvard Kennedy School, U.S. Secretary of Educ
Acton Commentary / Posted 18 days ago
In a speech last Thursday at the Harvard Kennedy School, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos made a powerful defense of school choice: One of the many pernicious effects of the growth of government is that its people worry less and less about... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump policy hurts student borrowersprotections from predatory practices, schools and taxpayers should also be trea
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
protections from predatory practices, schools and taxpayers should also be treated fairly as well,” Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, an advocate for for-profit education, said in a speech last month. “Under the previous rules,’’ she said, “all... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump policy hurts student borrowersprotections from predatory practices, schools and taxpayers should also be trea
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
protections from predatory practices, schools and taxpayers should also be treated fairly as well,” Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, an advocate for for-profit education, said in a speech last month. “Under the previous rules,’’ she said, “all... Read more
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Market Watch
Student loan forgiveness program is about to face its first major testpresent during the Obama era, over the past few months they’ve taken on added u
Market Watch / Posted 22 days ago
present during the Obama era, over the past few months they’ve taken on added urgency, as the Department of Education under Betsy DeVos has signaled in budget documents it would like to wind down the program. “Not only is there an uncertainty about... Read more
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ajc.com
Top Georgia leaders at odds over direction of educationleaders at odds over direction of education Ty Tagami / The Atlanta Journal-Co
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
leaders at odds over direction of education Ty Tagami / The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionGov. Nathan Deal (left) shakes hands with Georgia School Superintendent Richard Woods. AJC File photo The two Republicans are fighting over the state’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
For Betsy DeVos, the invitations roll inBetsy DeVos is coming to Boston and she’s in high demand, not just from friendl
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Betsy DeVos is coming to Boston and she’s in high demand, not just from friendly quarters. The US secretary of education and staunch school choice supporter is speaking at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government on Thursday, part of a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Common Core used widely, despite continuing debateothers feared that non-fiction would crowd out the works of Shakespeare. Presi
Dayton Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
others feared that non-fiction would crowd out the works of Shakespeare. President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke out against the standards, but the issue has been largely out of their hands. A 2015 law prohibits the... Read more

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