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Houston Chronicle
Records: S.A. teacher behaved inappropriately with 4 students before online solicitation arrestwas working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certificat
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
was working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certification had been revoked in 2015. According to Texas Education Agency records, he exhibited similar behavior 12 years before his arrest and a decade before he lost his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. teacher behaved inappropriately with 4 students before online solicitation arrestwas working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certificat
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
was working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certification had been revoked in 2015. According to Texas Education Agency records, he exhibited similar behavior 12 years before his arrest and a decade before he lost his... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Records: S.A. teacher behaved inappropriately with 4 students before online solicitation arrestwas working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certificat
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
was working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certification had been revoked in 2015. According to Texas Education Agency records, he exhibited similar behavior 12 years before his arrest and a decade before he lost his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TX teacher behaved inappropriately with 4 students before online solicitation arrestwas working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certificat
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
was working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certification had been revoked in 2015. According to Texas Education Agency records, he exhibited similar behavior 12 years before his arrest and a decade before he lost his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. teacher behaved inappropriately with 4 students before online solicitation arrestwas working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certificat
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
was working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certification had been revoked in 2015. According to Texas Education Agency records, he exhibited similar behavior 12 years before his arrest and a decade before he lost his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. teacher behaved inappropriately with 4 students before online solicitation arrestwas working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certificat
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
was working as a teacher at IDEA Public Schools, though his teaching certification had been revoked in 2015. According to Texas Education Agency records, he exhibited similar behavior 12 years before his arrest and a decade before he lost his... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Junior High master teacher first in Slaton ISD to receive $25,000 Milken Educator AwardJunior High, where nearly 80% of the students are eligible for free or reduced-
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Junior High, where nearly 80% of the students are eligible for free or reduced-price lunch. Slaton Junior High's number of Texas Education Agency distinction designations has increased from two (2015) to five (2017) out of a possible seven. Today,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Woodson ISD launches investigation into superintendent's sudden resignationare assisting with the investigation, Adams said no. However, he said the distr
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
are assisting with the investigation, Adams said no. However, he said the district will turn over their findings to the Texas Education Agency. Former Woodson ISD Superintendent Gordon Thomas resigned Friday, and though district officials... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ranked: Fastest-growing school districts in Houston areadistricts, followed by several small to mid-size suburban districts, according
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
districts, followed by several small to mid-size suburban districts, according to newly released data from the Texas Education Agency. YES Prep Public Schools and KIPP Houston added the greatest percentage of students in 2016-17, both... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersfamilies are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
families are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials there fearing a decrease in state funding. Texas Education Agency (TEA) officials estimate it will cost the state more than $1.6 billion over the next two years to help... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersfamilies are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
families are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials there fearing a decrease in state funding. Texas Education Agency (TEA) officials estimate it will cost the state more than $1.6 billion over the next two years to help... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersfamilies are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
families are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials there fearing a decrease in state funding. Texas Education Agency (TEA) officials estimate it will cost the state more than $1.6 billion over the next two years to help... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersfamilies are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
families are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials there fearing a decrease in state funding. Texas Education Agency (TEA) officials estimate it will cost the state more than $1.6 billion over the next two years to help... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersfamilies are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
families are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials there fearing a decrease in state funding. Texas Education Agency (TEA) officials estimate it will cost the state more than $1.6 billion over the next two years to help... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersfamilies are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
families are unable to return to their home school districts, leaving officials there fearing a decrease in state funding. Texas Education Agency (TEA) officials estimate it will cost the state more than $1.6 billion over the next two years to help... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Woodson ISD launches investigation into superintendent's sudden resignationare assisting with the investigation, Adams said no. However, he said the distr
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
are assisting with the investigation, Adams said no. However, he said the district will turn over their findings to the Texas Education Agency. Former Woodson ISD Superintendent Gordon Thomas resigned Friday, and though district officials... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
El Paso ISD may redesign Hart Elementary Schoolwould be the first elementary school in the district to become a New Tech campu
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
would be the first elementary school in the district to become a New Tech campus. According to the meeting agenda, the redesign would be funded by a $1.2 million grant from the Texas Education Agency. The Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday eveni... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
ICYMI: Why Harris County can expect a new round of death penalty appealshelp schools ravaged by Hurricane Harvey rebuild and avoid financial losses, ac
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
help schools ravaged by Hurricane Harvey rebuild and avoid financial losses, according to recently released documents. The Texas Education Agency estimates include $400 million for school districts that experienced a reduction in enrollment, along... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Houston school trustees approve plans to improve 27 schoolshaving more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
having more bilingual-certified teachers and focusing on students needing help in certain subjects, such as reading. The Texas Education Agency in August warned HISD , with 215,000 students and 287 schools, to make improvements at some schools or... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Controversial turnaround plans approved for 27 HISD schoolsstudents with homework. For Kashmere High School, the turnaround plan submitte
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
students with homework. For Kashmere High School, the turnaround plan submitted Thursday was the second it has sent to the Texas Education Agency. The first was denied this summer, forcing district and school officials to come up with a new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Controversial turnaround plans approved for 27 HISD schoolsstudents with homework. For Kashmere High School, the turnaround plan submitte
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
students with homework. For Kashmere High School, the turnaround plan submitted Thursday was the second it has sent to the Texas Education Agency. The first was denied this summer, forcing district and school officials to come up with a new... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Districts Affected by Hurricane Harvey Ask Lawmakers for Helpmechanism to hold harmless districts from expenditures over and above what insu
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
mechanism to hold harmless districts from expenditures over and above what insurance and FEMA will not cover,” Dupre said. Texas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath said there are more than 900 campuses where districts will be dealing with... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
School superintendents hit by Harvey ask lawmakers for help with recovery costsTexas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath during a House Public Education
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
Texas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath during a House Public Education Committee hearing October 12, 2017. Photo courtesy of Erika Rich for Texas Tribune. Texas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath during a House Public Education... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
DPS highlights school bus safety efforts during National School Bus Safety Weekendanger children by ignoring the law.” “Ensuring our students have a safe tri
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
endanger children by ignoring the law.” “Ensuring our students have a safe trip to and from school is a commitment the Texas Education Agency shares with the Texas Department of Public Safety,” said Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Morath.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
School districts say they need millions to rebuild schoolslawmakers are trying to get a full grasp on the financial toll the storm will h
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
lawmakers are trying to get a full grasp on the financial toll the storm will have on schools. Early estimates from the Texas Education Agency show the state will need at least $1.64 billion to pay for Harvey-related costs. Texas Education... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas creates task force to address students' post-Harvey traumaor youth who have experienced the same kinds of things that they experienced,"
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
or youth who have experienced the same kinds of things that they experienced," she said. To address such challenges, the Texas Education Agency on Wednesday announced a task force — in conjunction with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Marlin ISD works to make improvements in academicsAfter years of struggling with academic performance, the Texas Education Agency
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
After years of struggling with academic performance, the Texas Education Agency appointed a board of managers for the Marlin Independent School District. The five members were sworn in back in February, making this their first full year on the job.... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas offers funding boost to schools with lower attendance post-Harvey - Texas offers funding boost to schools with lower attendance post-Harvey by Aliyya Swaby Oct. 9 2017 Comment The Texas Education Agency is offering state funding to as many ...Texas offers funding boost to schools with lower attendance post-Harvey The Te
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Texas offers funding boost to schools with lower attendance post-Harvey The Texas Education Agency is offering state funding to as many as 157 school districts and charter schools that saw lower attendance or closed facilities due to the storm,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Furr principal, 83, claims age, race discrimination after she was removedletters to the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education, the U.S. Equal Employ
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
letters to the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Texas Education Agency, Simmons alleges Houston ISD officials discriminated against her on the basis of age and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas to adjust funding for school systems hit by Hurricane Harveyexperienced declines in enrollment after Hurricane Harvey may not lose any fund
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
experienced declines in enrollment after Hurricane Harvey may not lose any funding, according to a plan released by the Texas Education Agency Monday. The education department will fund schools ravaged by Harvey based on a three-year enrollment... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 4 - | October 6 2017 | Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 4 AUSTIN - Day in and day out as our fellow Texans work to rebuild after Hurricane Harvey’s devastation we are reminded that our live...Tri-Agency Partners to implement a workforce response supporting Harvey-impacte
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
Tri-Agency Partners to implement a workforce response supporting Harvey-impacted communities, Texas Workforce Commission, Texas Education Agency and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board leadership held regional meetings with Rockport, Port... Read more
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11 News Houston
In historic win, charters getting state funding for facilities for the first timeat 305 by 2019, and about 171 are operational at latest state count. The U.S. D
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
at 305 by 2019, and about 171 are operational at latest state count. The U.S. Department of Education last week granted the Texas Education Agency $38 million in grants for the 2017 fiscal year to expand its charter schools — one of nine awards to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Needville students don't have to make up missed days from Harveythe nine days of class time lost due to Hurricane Harvey. Trustees approved on
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
the nine days of class time lost due to Hurricane Harvey. Trustees approved on Sept. 20 the submission of a waiver to the Texas Education Agency (TEA) for the two-week delay of the start of the school year because of the storm. "It's just a... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas schools all say they're great at engaging students, communities -- with 1 mystery holdoutA single district deemed its engagement "unacceptable" (the identity of this br
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
A single district deemed its engagement "unacceptable" (the identity of this brutally honest district isn't listed in a Texas Education Agency press release, and a statewide report wasn't available due to technical issues). The evaluations are... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Music Doing Good nonprofit brings music to children in needHobby Center for the Performing Arts. The program is TEKS-aligned (Texas Essent
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. The program is TEKS-aligned (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) through the Texas Education Agency. "In addition to learning through music, the children also learn life skills like leadership and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas schools all say they're great at engaging students, communities -- with 1 mystery holdoutA single district deemed its engagement "unacceptable" (the identity of this br
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
A single district deemed its engagement "unacceptable" (the identity of this brutally honest district isn't listed in a Texas Education Agency press release, and a statewide report wasn't available due to technical issues). The evaluations are... Read more
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Slate
Regulation of Credit Recovery Courses, Which Rob Students of Their Education, Slowly Gains Steamthat one year, teenagers passed 37 semesterlong courses in less than five hours
Slate / Posted 20 days ago
that one year, teenagers passed 37 semesterlong courses in less than five hours). After reviewing her complaint, the Texas Education Agency reached out to the district, which at the end of 2015 hired a law firm to conduct a three-month-long... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two Bexar County schools given National Blue Ribbonsto Judson ISD. In the 2015-16 school year, 92 percent of all tested students pa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
to Judson ISD. In the 2015-16 school year, 92 percent of all tested students passed state standardized exams, according to Texas Education Agency data. More than 8,500 schools have been recognized in the Blue Ribbon program’s 35 years. This year’s... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Stanton-Smith Elementary School receives national Blue Ribbon honorsTexas Education Agency: The U.S. Department of Education announced today that
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 21 days ago
Texas Education Agency: The U.S. Department of Education announced today that 26 Texas public schools have been awarded Blue Ribbon honors for 2017. The schools were nominated earlier this year for the honor by the Texas Education Agency. The... Read more
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FOX News
Married teacher mom, 38, accused of letting student touch her breasts behind Culver'sreportedly still ongoing and that teacher was also placed on indefinite adminis
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
reportedly still ongoing and that teacher was also placed on indefinite administrative leave. Between 2016 and 2017, the Texas Education Agency reportedly opened at least 300 investigations into possible sexual relationships between educators and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ysleta Elementary holds TEA Distinction Designations rallyPASO, Texas - Tuesday, Ysleta Elementary school celebrated the six "distinction
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 days ago
PASO, Texas - Tuesday, Ysleta Elementary school celebrated the six "distinction designations" recently awarded by the Texas Education Agency. Staff, faculty and students along with the district superintendent and YISD administrators were on... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Millions Raised By Rebuild Texas On Hold For NowAbbott said. The Governor’s Commission to Rebuild Texas consists of leaders fr
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
Abbott said. The Governor’s Commission to Rebuild Texas consists of leaders from several organization including the Texas Education Agency, the Department of Public Safety and the Texas Department of State Health Services. Funding for the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former Tivy High School educator allegedly let student touch her breasts behind burger jointwell. Sexual relationships between educators and students are far from uncommo
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
well. Sexual relationships between educators and students are far from uncommon in Texas. In the 2016-2017 year alone, the Texas Education Agency has opened more than 300 such investigations. Text "NEWS" to 77453 for breaking news alerts from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Former Tivy High School educator allegedly let student touch her breasts behind burger jointwell. Sexual relationships between educators and students are far from uncommo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
well. Sexual relationships between educators and students are far from uncommon in Texas. In the 2016-2017 year alone, the Texas Education Agency has opened more than 300 such investigations. Text "NEWS" to 77453 for breaking news alerts from... Read more
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