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Boston Globe
School official hit over donations to charter school advocacy groupWhen Paul Sagan, chairman of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Educat
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
When Paul Sagan, chairman of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, faced calls for his resignation last September after it was revealed that he had donated $100,000 to a ballot campaign pushing the expansion of charter schools,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Teacher unions want charter supporter axedThe Massachusetts Teachers Association and other pro-public school groups are c
Boston Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
The Massachusetts Teachers Association and other pro-public school groups are calling for Gov. Charlie Baker to fire Paul Sagan as chairman of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education because he made a half-a-million dollar donation to a... Read more
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The Hill
War with Iran or North Korea could involve deadly chemical weaponsthreatened to use nuclear weapons in response to any chemical weapons attack ag
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
threatened to use nuclear weapons in response to any chemical weapons attack against American or coalition soldiers. Scott Sagan points out that the problem with this is its propensity to beget nuclear proliferation. Furthermore, in the climate of... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
STEM Learning Company Comes to Des Moineswho is accessible to girls. It’s really frustrating if you look around and you
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 16 hours ago
who is accessible to girls. It’s really frustrating if you look around and you notice there is a Neil deGrasse Tyson, Carl Sagan, and Bill Nye, but there’s no women at that level. We have to look around our community and who we know in our... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Group backing charter schools settles “dark money” disputethe true source of contributions.” Two officials from the Baker administration
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
the true source of contributions.” Two officials from the Baker administration, including Board of Education Chairman Paul Sagan, contributed to the campaign without disclosing the size of their contributions. “When you think of people that are... Read more
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Variety
Wolfgang’s Vault Hit With Class Action Copyright SuitWhen entrepreneur William Sagan opened up “Wolfgang’s Vault” in 2006, and began
Variety / Posted yesterday
When entrepreneur William Sagan opened up “Wolfgang’s Vault” in 2006, and began streaming a massive archive of concert recordings online, he also opened up knotty legal dispute. Sagan has been sued a half dozen times over the years, including by the... Read more
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Spalding Today
LINCOLNSHIRE FA: Holbeach United honoured with community awardwith our annual tournament when more than 1,000 children played over two days i
Spalding Today / Posted yesterday
with our annual tournament when more than 1,000 children played over two days in July.” BEST INCLUSIVE PROJECT Mariusz Sagan CHARTER STANDARD CLUB OF THE YEAR Lincoln Disability FC CHARTER STANDARD DEVELOPMENT CLUB OF THE YEAR Louth Town... Read more
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Canberra Times
Michael Matthews and Team Sunweb win team time trial world championshipcourse suited a rider of Matthews' ability and backed him to win it. Matthews
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
course suited a rider of Matthews' ability and backed him to win it. Matthews is one of the favourites, along with Peter Sagan, who's going for his third straight world crown, and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet. "It's got to be a boost to the morale,... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Update for Monday, September 18, 2017Trinity St. Anyone concerned about what is happening in government on all level
Wise County Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Trinity St. Anyone concerned about what is happening in government on all levels (county, state, national) is invited. Greg Sagan, candidate for U.S. District 13, will be guest speaker. Visit wisedemocrats.com. BRIDGEPORT HISTORICAL SOCIETY —... Read more
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The Age
Michael Matthews and Team Sunweb win team time trial world championshipcourse suited a rider of Matthews' ability and backed him to win it. Matthews
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
course suited a rider of Matthews' ability and backed him to win it. Matthews is one of the favourites, along with Peter Sagan, who's going for his third straight world crown, and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet. ​"It's got to be a boost to the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Michael Matthews and Team Sunweb win team time trial world championshipcourse suited a rider of Matthews' ability and backed him to win it. Matthews
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
course suited a rider of Matthews' ability and backed him to win it. Matthews is one of the favourites, along with Peter Sagan, who's going for his third straight world crown, and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet. ​"It's got to be a boost to the... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Do you share a birthday with somebody famous?Roy Rogers; 6 – Sally Field, Ethan Hawke, Maria Shriver; 7 – Joni Mitchell, Leo
The Suburbanite / Posted 3 days ago
Roy Rogers; 6 – Sally Field, Ethan Hawke, Maria Shriver; 7 – Joni Mitchell, Leon Trotsky; 8 – Bonnie Raitt; 9 – Carl Sagan; 11 – Leonardo DiCaprio, George Patton; 13 – Whoopi Goldberg, Robert Louis Stevenson, Gerard Butler; 16 – Miley Cyrus,... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Science Literacy Week descends on Victoriaplace in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the kind of k
Oak Bay News / Posted 4 days ago
place in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the kind of kid whose bookshelves were lined with Carl Sagan on walls decorated with Steve Irwin posters. In 2014, he had an idea for libraries to share their science collections,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Democrats hope to use charter school campaign against Bakera record $425,000 as part of a campaign finance settlement. The donation, while
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
a record $425,000 as part of a campaign finance settlement. The donation, while not illegal, shows just how committed Paul Sagan was to the ballot question, which would have raised the state cap on charter schools. Baker was all-in on the question... Read more
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BC Local News
Science Literacy Week descends on Victoriaplace in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the kind of k
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
place in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the kind of kid whose bookshelves were lined with Carl Sagan on walls decorated with Steve Irwin posters. In 2014, he had an idea for libraries to share their science collections,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Bling’ ready for pot of gold— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovak
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovakia’s two-time defending champion Peter Sagan and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet, are all expected to be among those fighting for the World Championship title. While... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
‘Bling’ ready for pot of gold— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovak
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovakia’s two-time defending champion Peter Sagan and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet, are all expected to be among those fighting for the World Championship title. While... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Bling’ ready for pot of gold— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovak
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovakia’s two-time defending champion Peter Sagan and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet, are all expected to be among those fighting for the World Championship title. While... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Bling’ ready for pot of gold— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovak
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovakia’s two-time defending champion Peter Sagan and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet, are all expected to be among those fighting for the World Championship title. While... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Bling’ ready for pot of gold— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovak
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
— the Grand Prix Cycliste de Quebec (3rd) and Montreal (8th). Matthews, Slovakia’s two-time defending champion Peter Sagan and Belgian Greg Van Avermaet, are all expected to be among those fighting for the World Championship title. While... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
RIP Cassini: The internet’s feeling the loss after space probe burns on suicide dive into Saturnsolar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never w
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
solar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere." – Carl Sagan. Cassini just plunged into Saturn in a pre-programmed suicide. RIP, brave little space probe dude. Screenshots of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
RIP Cassini: The internet’s feeling the loss after space probe burns on suicide dive into Saturnsolar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never w
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
solar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere." - Carl Sagan. Cassini just plunged into Saturn in a pre-programmed suicide. RIP, brave little space probe dude. Screenshots of... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Friday, September 15, 2017Trinity St. Anyone concerned about what is happening in government on all level
Wise County Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
Trinity St. Anyone concerned about what is happening in government on all levels (county, state, national) is invited. Greg Sagan, candidate for U.S. District 13, will be guest speaker. Visit www.wisedemocrats.com. CONSTITUTION READING – The John... Read more
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DW
Quote of the week |is the only home we know. Venus is too hot. Mars is too cold. But the Earth is
DW / Posted 5 days ago
is the only home we know. Venus is too hot. Mars is too cold. But the Earth is just right, a heaven for humans." Carl Sagan, astronomer, astrophysicist and cosmologist. "You have to create that happy moment between the farmer and wildlife and... Read more
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Newsweek
Travel to space with stunning images of Saturn and its moons from the Cassini missionon Magellan’s ship. Then it came to an end, and we just wanted to do it again.
Newsweek / Posted 6 days ago
on Magellan’s ship. Then it came to an end, and we just wanted to do it again. NASA scientists, including astronomer Carl Sagan, discuss the images of Neptune’s moon Triton that were taken by the Voyager 2 probe. Carolyn Porco can be seen in white... Read more
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Daily Mail
Last survivor of the legendary 'Great Escape' turns 100Lieutenant in the RAF during the Second World War, was shot down over enemy ter
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Lieutenant in the RAF during the Second World War, was shot down over enemy territory and imprisoned at Stalag Luft III, at Sagan, south-east Germany, at the time of the escape. Mr Lyon kept surveillance on the camp's Luftwaffe guards during... Read more
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EuroNews
Scientists Bereft Over End of Cassini's Extraordinary Missionnearly from top to bottom. That means the probe's remains will eventually get s
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
nearly from top to bottom. That means the probe's remains will eventually get stirred through the entire planet. Carl Sagan famously said that "we are made of star-stuff." But now we can say, with equal truth, that we are all Saturnians — that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Neil deGrasse Tyson talks ‘almost spiritual’ science ahead of Maine visitfollow his appearance. In many ways, Tyson took the baton of educating the gen
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
follow his appearance. In many ways, Tyson took the baton of educating the general public about the universe from Carl Sagan, perhaps America’s most renowned astronomer. Sagan hosted “Cosmos,” an ’80s television series that brought the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gonzalez calls for probe into Baker, chartersTwo contributors, who together gave more than $770,000, now hold senior posts i
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Two contributors, who together gave more than $770,000, now hold senior posts in the Baker administration. One, Paul Sagan, is chairman of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Sagan, a technology executive appointed by Baker to... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Organ music in Parksville to send audience out into cosmosof years, since it has left the influence of the sun and now travels in interst
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 8 days ago
of years, since it has left the influence of the sun and now travels in interstellar space. “The famous astronomer Carl Sagan had an idea that if these objects were going to be wandering among the stars, where there’s no salt on the highways to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pro-charter school group finedof contributions,” according to OCPF, which released a list of donors to the Ne
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
of contributions,” according to OCPF, which released a list of donors to the New York-based group. They include Paul Sagan, Gov. Charlie Baker’s chairman of the state’s Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, who gave $496,000, and Mark... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Sue Parmer 1939three grandchildren, Ali Doyle and her husband Michael of Great Bend, Thomas Re
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
three grandchildren, Ali Doyle and her husband Michael of Great Bend, Thomas Rein and his wife Melissa of Great Bend, and Sagan Johnson and her husband Matt of Austin, Texas; and one great-grandchild, Myla Rein. She was preceded in death by one... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pro-charter school group pays record $425,000 settlement to statedonors, including a pair of high-ranking Gov. Charlie Baker appointees, state c
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
donors, including a pair of high-ranking Gov. Charlie Baker appointees, state campaign regulators revealed today. Paul Sagan, the chair of the state's Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, gave $500,000 and Mark Nunnelly, Baker's newly... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pro-charter school group pays state’s largest campaign finance penaltyWal-Mart fortune, who gave $750,000. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you nee
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Wal-Mart fortune, who gave $750,000. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Paul Sagan, a technology executive who was appointed by Governor Charlie Baker to serve as chairman of the state Board of... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Possumhaw: This is the daywe are like mayflies, fleeting ephemeral creatures who live out their whole liv
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
we are like mayflies, fleeting ephemeral creatures who live out their whole lives in the course of a single day." Carl Sagan, "The People's Scientist" Wilhelmina stood at the door on her hind legs looking wistfully through the glass. Just two... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE Team Emirates’ Ulissi in sensational winrace, which is particularly suited to my skills. Last year I finished third beh
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
race, which is particularly suited to my skills. Last year I finished third behind Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing) and Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe),” said a jubilant Ulissi, adding, “This year I told myself that if I arrived with them then there was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Dimension Data's Nathan Haas 'heartbroken' he can't help Michael Matthews win world titletitle. Matthews is one of the favourites to win the rainbow jersey, along with
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
title. Matthews is one of the favourites to win the rainbow jersey, along with two-time reigning world-champion Peter Sagan. Haas has been doing altitude training partly in a bid to get selected for the worlds, but was "pretty hurt" by the... Read more
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The Age
Dimension Data's Nathan Haas 'heartbroken' he can't help Michael Matthews win world titletitle. Matthews is one of the favourites to win the rainbow jersey, along with
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
title. Matthews is one of the favourites to win the rainbow jersey, along with two-time reigning world-champion Peter Sagan. Haas has been doing altitude training partly in a bid to get selected for the worlds, but was "pretty hurt" by the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dimension Data's Nathan Haas 'heartbroken' he can't help Michael Matthews win world titletitle. Matthews is one of the favourites to win the rainbow jersey, along with
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
title. Matthews is one of the favourites to win the rainbow jersey, along with two-time reigning world-champion Peter Sagan. Haas has been doing altitude training partly in a bid to get selected for the worlds, but was "pretty hurt" by the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scottish explorer's granddaughter follows his Neil Armstrong questhigh profile was the world-renowned cosmologist, NASA robotics expert and Corne
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
high profile was the world-renowned cosmologist, NASA robotics expert and Cornell University Professor of Astronomy Carl Sagan, who died in 1996. Von Däniken’s website complains: ‘In chorus with some others, Dr Carl Sagan denounced my work as... Read more
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The North West Star
Bling wants to shine with different tinttitle build-up with a podium finish in Canada on Sunday. The Canberran was thi
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
title build-up with a podium finish in Canada on Sunday. The Canberran was third behind reigning world champion Peter Sagan, with Greg Van Avermaet second in the Quebec Grand Prix - just two weeks before the world championships in Norway. The... Read more
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The Age
Canberra cyclist Michael Matthews finishes third in Quebec Grand Prixtitle build-up with a podium finish in Canada on Sunday. The Canberran was thi
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
title build-up with a podium finish in Canada on Sunday. The Canberran was third behind reigning world champion Peter Sagan, with Greg Van Avermaet second in the Quebec Grand Prix - just two weeks before the world championships in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra cyclist Michael Matthews finishes third in Quebec Grand Prixtitle build-up with a podium finish in Canada on Sunday. The Canberran was thi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
title build-up with a podium finish in Canada on Sunday. The Canberran was third behind reigning world champion Peter Sagan, with Greg Van Avermaet second in the Quebec Grand Prix - just two weeks before the world championships in... Read more
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EuroNews
Sagan takes 100th win in Grand Prix de Quebec(Reuters) – World champion Peter Sagan of the Bora-Hansgrohe team celebrated hi
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
(Reuters) – World champion Peter Sagan of the Bora-Hansgrohe team celebrated his 100th victory when he claimed the Grand Prix de Quebec in impressive fashion on Friday. The Slovak, who also won the race last year, outsprinted Olympic champion Greg... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Cycling: Sagan takes 100th win in Grand Prix de Quebec(Reuters) - World champion Peter Sagan of the Bora-Hansgrohe team celebrated hi
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
(Reuters) - World champion Peter Sagan of the Bora-Hansgrohe team celebrated his 100th victory when he claimed the Grand Prix de Quebec in impressive fashion on Friday. The Slovak, who also won the race last year, outsprinted Olympic champion Greg... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sagan takes 100th win in Grand Prix de QuebecREUTERS: World champion Peter Sagan of the Bora-Hansgrohe team celebrated his 1
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
REUTERS: World champion Peter Sagan of the Bora-Hansgrohe team celebrated his 100th victory when he claimed the Grand Prix de Quebec in impressive fashion on Friday. The Slovak, who also won the race last year, outsprinted Olympic champion Greg van... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
It's DestinyNoon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic. Local aut
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic. Local author Gore has a conversation with poet Miriam Sagan about feminism, witchery, motherhood, art, politics and everything else that makes the world beautiful. She releases We... Read more
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EarthSky
How nuclear war would affect Earth’s climatecasualties. So a strong argument can be made that any such war would be illegal
EarthSky / Posted 12 days ago
casualties. So a strong argument can be made that any such war would be illegal (a point I owe to discussions with Scott Sagan and Bill Perry). My hope is that as the much slower catastrophe of global climate change continues to grow, the full... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
"How Far I'll Go" to be featured in dance video game seriesBy Sagan Evans HNN Fall Intern HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -- "Just Dance," a po
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
By Sagan Evans HNN Fall Intern HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -- "Just Dance," a popular video game series, will soon feature “How Far I’ll Go.” The song, from the film "Moana," will be included in the list of tracks to be released in 2018.. Gamers... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
UH-Manoa celebrates highest-ever spot on US college rankingBy Sagan Evans HNN Fall Intern HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -- The University of
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 13 days ago
By Sagan Evans HNN Fall Intern HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -- The University of Hawaii at Manoa scored its highest spot ever in the 2018 Times Higher Education World University ranking for U.S. colleges. UH-Manoa took 63 in the nation out of 160... Read more
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