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The McPherson Sentinel
CCC ranked in top 20 criminal justice online degreesCentral Christian College of Kansas, a private four-year college located in McP
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
Central Christian College of Kansas, a private four-year college located in McPherson, Kansas, was recently ranked 12th among the 30 Most Affordable Online Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice, according to bestdegreeprograms.org. In making their... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Graduation rates rise again; Ohio ranks low for black studentsHigh school graduation rates rose both nationally and in Ohio, according to com
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
High school graduation rates rose both nationally and in Ohio, according to comprehensive 2015-16 data released last week, but concerns remain about the number of students not graduating, and about graduation rates for black students in... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Hitler-themed homework assigned to middle-schoolers angers parentsto a police report. MORE: Springfield woman charged after allegedly shaking 2-m
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
to a police report. MORE: Springfield woman charged after allegedly shaking 2-month-old baby William G. Dufner, Jr., 33, of 2128 W. Possum Rd., has been charged with one count each of aggravated... Parents in a Chicago suburb are furious after... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Graduation rates rise again; Ohio ranks low for black studentspercent in 2015-16, the most recent year for which data is available. FILE PHOT
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
percent in 2015-16, the most recent year for which data is available. FILE PHOTO High school graduation rates rose both nationally and in Ohio, according to comprehensive 2015-16 data released last week, but concerns remain about the number of... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Part of Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in grade schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
SaukValley.com / Posted 16 hours ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Cyber Bullying: Young students unable to get away from being bulliedBeing bullied is not a new subject, but how it is being done has changed trauma
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 hours ago
Being bullied is not a new subject, but how it is being done has changed traumatically the past 10 years, and a big part of that is social media. "With the media presence, you can be bullied online and literally it can affect you. I have seen one... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Cyber Bullying: Young students unable to get away from being bulliedBeing bullied is not a new subject, but how it is being done has changed trauma
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 hours ago
Being bullied is not a new subject, but how it is being done has changed traumatically the past 10 years, and a big part of that is social media. "With the media presence, you can be bullied online and literally it can affect you. I have seen one... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Cyber Bullying: Young students unable to get away from being bulliedBeing bullied is not a new subject, but how it is being done has changed trauma
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 hours ago
Being bullied is not a new subject, but how it is being done has changed traumatically the past 10 years, and a big part of that is social media. "With the media presence, you can be bullied online and literally it can affect you. I have seen one... Read more
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The Morning Call
How much are Lehigh Valley's college presidents making?among the Lehigh Valley’s private colleges in 2015, according to a report relea
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
among the Lehigh Valley’s private colleges in 2015, according to a report released Monday by The Chronicle for Higher Education. Helm, who retired in June of that year, earned $598,255 — just slightly more than Lafayette College’s Alison... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot said he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in elementary schoolsCampus monitor Hector Garcia greets students Nov. 6 as they get off the bus at
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
Campus monitor Hector Garcia greets students Nov. 6 as they get off the bus at the start of the school day at West Elementary School in New Canaan, Conn. Garcia and the district's other campus monitors -- all former police or corrections officers –... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
University of Georgia, Army Cyber Command eye partnershipsATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The University of Georgia and the U.S. Army's Cybersecurity
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The University of Georgia and the U.S. Army's Cybersecurity Command could soon be exchanging students and workers. A civilian Army official, Ronald Pontius, says the command would take up University of Georgia Vice President for... Read more
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ABC News
Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in elementary schoolsnews, video, and analysis from ABC News. The setting could not be more differe
ABC News / Posted yesterday
news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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FSView
FSU College of Medicine hosts World AIDS Day vigilwere 31.6 new HIV cases and 19.3 new AIDS cases in Leon County. During this tim
FSView / Posted 2 days ago
were 31.6 new HIV cases and 19.3 new AIDS cases in Leon County. During this time period, Leon County reported 1,392 cases of Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis. Gonorrhea and Syphilis rates are higher in this county than anywhere else in Florida,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Sandy Hook’s Legacy: More Security In Elementary SchoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) The setting could not be more different, but David Wann
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
University of Georgia, Army Cyber Command eye partnershipsATHENS, Ga. (AP) - The University of Georgia and the U.S. Army's Cybersecurity
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - The University of Georgia and the U.S. Army's Cybersecurity Command could soon be exchanging students and workers. A civilian Army official, Ronald Pontius, says the command would take up University of Georgia Vice President for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sandy Hook’s legacy: More security in elementary schoolsin elementary schools NEW CANAAN, Conn. — The setting could not be more differ
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
in elementary schools NEW CANAAN, Conn. — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in elementary schoolsNEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wan
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot says he applies some of the same skills from his 30-year police career to his new role as a school sentry. As he greeted children getting off the bus at West... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Picture of health: Stats provide glimpse into health spendin...As a whole, the U.S. spent about $10,350 per person on health care last year. B
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
As a whole, the U.S. spent about $10,350 per person on health care last year. But the statistics don't always tell an entirely consistent story, at least not when observers are pulling out data points to tell more specific stories. That isn't... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Local poverty rate drops to 10-year lowThe share of Chattanoogans living in poverty fell last year to the lowest level
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
The share of Chattanoogans living in poverty fell last year to the lowest level in a decade as the improving economy boosted employment to record highs, according to new estimates. But even with faster job growth and eight years of sustained... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
R.I.F. plans breakfast with Santawith Santa event next weekend. It is scheduled for Dec. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 1
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
with Santa event next weekend. It is scheduled for Dec. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Carl Morgan Convention Center located at 211 Washington St. Breakfast with Santa coordinator Nancy Sewell said children in pre-school through fifth... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendasa. Public Comments b. Resolution Approving Final 2017 Tax Levy Collectible in
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
a. Public Comments b. Resolution Approving Final 2017 Tax Levy Collectible in 2018 (Motion) c. Approval of 2018 City Budget (Motion) Regular meeting Meets 7 p.m. Monday City Hall A. Call to order 1. Pledge of Allegiance 2. Approval of... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Women’s Hoops Travels to Colgate for Noon Tip-Off on Sunday– Brown University women's basketball travels to Colgate University on Sunday a
Brown University Athletics / Posted 4 days ago
– Brown University women's basketball travels to Colgate University on Sunday at noon (Patriot League Network) on the heels of a 102-77 win over Sacred Heart in which the Bears set a program record for points in a game against a Division I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Schools Weigh Teaching in Local LanguagesMost children in sub-Saharan Africa are taught in a common colonial language in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Most children in sub-Saharan Africa are taught in a common colonial language instead of their mother tongue. Proponents say teaching in an international language is advantageous, but others argue that this can confuse children and affect learning.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No food blockade in Lianga, says AFPMANILA, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Friday disputed re
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Friday disputed reports that soldiers have been blocking aid meant for evacuees in a vilage in Lianga, Surigao del Sur. At a press briefing, Maj. Gen. Restituto Padilla, AFP spokesperson,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Howard County schools spotlight computer science in Hour of Code eventincluding Howard County, teachers are infusing daily lessons with computer skil
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
including Howard County, teachers are infusing daily lessons with computer skills to provide students with a foundation of technical knowledge from a young age. These lessons and skills were highlighted this week as Howard schools participated... Read more
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DW
Jerusalem: three things to know |US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of I
DW / Posted 5 days ago
US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and order the US Embassy to move from Tel Aviv to the holy city, has upended decades of US policy and drawn international condemnation from allies and foes... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Students strengthen call to fight violence against womenMANILA – Speak up and fight to stop violence against women and children. This
Bulatlat.com / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA – Speak up and fight to stop violence against women and children. This was the objective of the campaign forum organized by third year Mass Communication students of St. Scholastica’s College, Manila on Dec. 6. Dubbed “Kulasas unite: We... Read more
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The News & Observer
A grad student tax could lock out many from advanced degreesA tax on grad student tuition waivers would keep minorities and the poor out of
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
A tax on grad student tuition waivers would keep minorities and the poor out of graduate school. | News & Observer A tax on grad student tuition waivers would keep minorities and the poor out of graduate school. | News & Observer A dozen graduate... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE’s Exercise Science program ranked among nation’s bestEDWARDSVILLE — College Choice has ranked the Southern Illinois University Edwar
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — College Choice has ranked the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Education, Health and Human Behavior’s (SEHHB) undergraduate exercise science program among the best in the nation. College Choice has ranked the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Oregon's high school grad rate remains 3rd-worst in nationOregon once again has the third-worst high school graduation rate in the countr
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
Oregon once again has the third-worst high school graduation rate in the country. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the National Center for Education Statistics says Oregon, for the second straight year, ranks 48th in the nation in students... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oregon's high school grad rate remains 3rd-worst in nationOregon once again has the third-worst high school graduation rate in the countr
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
Oregon once again has the third-worst high school graduation rate in the country. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the National Center for Education Statistics says Oregon, for the second straight year, ranks 48th in the nation in students... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Oregon's high school grad rate remains 3rd-worst in nationOregon once again has the third-worst high school graduation rate in the countr
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
Oregon once again has the third-worst high school graduation rate in the country. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the National Center for Education Statistics says Oregon, for the second straight year, ranks 48th in the nation in students... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump administration slows H-1B visa approvalsThe Trump administration has dramatically stepped up its scrutiny of visa appli
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
The Trump administration has dramatically stepped up its scrutiny of visa applications for technology workers, forcing some Massachusetts companies and academic institutions to wait months to fill jobs designated for overseas workers. US Citizenship... Read more
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Slate
The Trump Court-Packing Plan Is Based on a Lielawyers, and the court. There is no judicial workload crisis. A version of th
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
lawyers, and the court. There is no judicial workload crisis. A version of this piece was originally published on Shugerblog. If conservatives get their way, President Trump will add twice as many... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's 2016 graduation rate 16th in nationAlabama's overall high school graduation rate of 87.1 percent for the class of
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
Alabama's overall high school graduation rate of 87.1 percent for the class of 2016 ranks sixteenth in the country, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, falling from third for the class of 2015. But 2015's high ranking was... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Women’s Hoops Entertains Sacred Heart Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown University women's basketball returns to the Pizzitola
Brown University Athletics / Posted 7 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown University women's basketball returns to the Pizzitola Sports Center to host Sacred Heart University on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. (ILN) coming off its second straight Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament title. IVY LEAGUE... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Five ways Marylanders could get whacked by the Republican tax billremain in flux. But enough is known to begin to predict how whatever legislatio
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
remain in flux. But enough is known to begin to predict how whatever legislation emerges might impact Maryland. The Bureau of Revenue Estimates has crunched the numbers based on the parameters of the House bill, and the big picture conclusion is... Read more
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The News & Observer
What happened when North Carolina cut taxes like the GOP plans to for the country5, 2017 9:56 AM Eric Henry, owner of TS Designs, stands in the facility wher
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
5, 2017 9:56 AM Eric Henry, owner of TS Designs, stands in the facility where he prints T-shirts in Burlington, N.C. He said he's felt little effect from the... Read more
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The Mercury News
U.S. sees reading scores drop, is bypassed by 3 nationsU.S. fourth-graders have lost ground in reading during the past five years, int
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
U.S. fourth-graders have lost ground in reading during the past five years, international test results published Tuesday indicate, and the gap between high and low achievers appears to be widening. But the good news is that the United States still... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Interview With Dr. Abdul Kamara, Country Manager, Ethiopia Country Office, African Development Bankstructural transformation? From my experience as a development banker, I see g
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
structural transformation? From my experience as a development banker, I see good governance as the manner in which public officials and institutions acquire and exercise the authority to shape public policy and provide public services, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Ramps Up STEM Education for GirlsThe FAWE Girls’ School in the Gisozi area of the Rwandan capital of Kigali focu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The FAWE Girls’ School in the Gisozi area of the Rwandan capital of Kigali focuses its curriculum on STEM. Other STEM-focused schools have opened in Rwanda in the past decade. Oct. 2017 Eighteen-year-old secondary school student Yvonne Kevia pours a... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. Position Slips on International Reading Assessment as Other Countries ImproveWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The position of the United States on the Progress
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The position of the United States on the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS), which documents trends in the reading ability of fourth-graders around the world, has declined since 2011, as... Read more
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The Temple News
Opioid crisis a topic at community research dayMore than 100 faculty members across nine schools are researching the national
The Temple News / Posted 7 days ago
More than 100 faculty members across nine schools are researching the national opioid crisis. Chen Li, an assistant researcher for the Center for Substance Abuse Research, works with an electrophysiology machine on Monday morning at the Lewis Katz... Read more
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