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  1. Jermaine Jackson's son becomes father for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    ... 29, Jeremy, 30, Jourdynn, 28, Donte, 24, Jaafar, 20, and Jermajesty, 16. It's the second new addition for the Jackson family this year as Jermaine's younger sister Janet Jackson, 50, gave birth to her son Eissa Al Mana with husband Wissam Al Mana on ...

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  2. Minnesota author Kelly Barnhill wins Newbery MedalRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Barnhill, named Monday as this year's winner of the John Newbery Medal for her fantasy novel "The Girl Who Drank the Moon," started writing children's stories in her late 20s - after two kids and a yearslong hiatus from the craft she studied as an undergraduate. "I was doing all the wacky stuff that early 20s people did," Barnhill said in a telephone interview.

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  3. 515,000 kids who managed to survive Boko Haram's atrocities now facing starvation, U.N. saysRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    More than half a million children in the West African area wracked by Boko Haram extremists are so malnourished their lives could be in danger unless they get aid, a U.N. humanitarian official said Monday, describing a region where millions get by on one meal a day and some communities have lost all their toddlers. Military campaigns have driven Boko Haram from much of the territory it took during a seven-year uprising that killed more than 20,000 people, displaced over 2 million and shocked the world with the abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls.

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  4. Community Corner: Kids in Safe Seats is a successRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... and/or Medi-Cal. They also provide seats to families in emergency situations including where grandparents or other family members have “unexpectedly received instant custody of a child,” said Dickman. • Children under 2 years ...

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  5. Science Of UsPsychologists Have Developed a a Vaccinea Against Fake...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    If you've ever gotten a flu vaccine, you probably know the somewhat counterintuitive way it works: Your body gets a small dose of inactivated virus, so that if and when the real thing invades, your defenses are already up, prepared to quash the infection before it starts. According to a study published today in the journal Global Challenges , a similar principle may help boost people's immunity toward a different kind of plague: fake news.

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  6. How I'm raising a feminist sonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | She Knows

    ... life clapping back at anyone who says something sexist. But if there is an opportunity for discussion with friends or family, I'll grab it. "If a mom hears an innocent stereotype she can probe for understanding and clarify and educate," says Radin. ...

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  7. Candidates offer ideas for abandoned Copley Hospital building in AuroraRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    A man walks his dog past the north side of the old Copley Hospital building in Aurora. The subject of what do with the large, abandoned building came up during the last forum for the four mayoral hopefuls - state Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia , Aurora aldermen Richard Irvin and Mike Saville, and Aurora Assistant Chief of Staff Rick Guzman.

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  8. Chief Estyn inspector calls for teaching improvements in Wales- annual reportRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    SCHOOLS across Wales have been criticised for their quality of teaching in a annual report by Estyn's chief inspector. The report, released today, reveals that the quality of teaching is the weakest aspect of provision across most areas of Wales.

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  9. Peace-builders are using game dev workshops to teach kids how to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    "Making games is not limited to a universal experience, but rather results in an artifact that young people create together - an artifact that communicates a narrative which everyone contributes to through dialogue and debate." - Ariam Mogos, UNICEF education innovation specialist and overseer of the Nairobi Play Project, in conversation with The Scratch Foundation's My Nguyen.

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  10. Excellence & Opportunity: Valley Catholic Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Valley Catholic Early Learning, Elementary and Middle Schools will host their annual open house on Sunday, Jan. 29. Valley Catholic School is located at the corner of Murray Blvd. & TV Highway in Beaverton. Valley Catholic Early Learning School provides learning experiences and care for infants, toddlers and preschoolers.

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  11. Emanuel to Trump: Focus on Jobs, Not Inaugural AttendanceRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel slammed President Donald Trump Monday for debating the crowd size at Friday's inauguration, urging the Republican to instead focus on jobs and education. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

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  12. Jack Allen Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The News-Review

    ... and his sister, Hila Egyud. His sister, Doris Sprague predeceased him. Jack and Gloria moved their growing family to their 40-acre "Little Ranch" in Myrtle Creek in 1971. After retiring, Jack enjoyed keeping their home looking like a park and ...

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  13. There's No Dealer Showroom Like Toyota's MegaWeb ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    On any trip to Tokyo, there are plenty of spots for the Nippon-phile to hit. For those of us who are Japanese car fans, the MegaWeb Toyota City Showcase has to be on our list.

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  14. Back to School Safety TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Scoop

    Thousands of students are marching back to school next month. Safekids Aotearoa has valuable safety tips to keep children safe.

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  15. 'Roxanne Roxanne': Film Review | Sundance 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Newcomer Chante Adams stars as rapper Roxanne Shante alongside Nia Long and Mahershala Ali in writer-director Michael Larnell's music-driven biopic. A musical biopic with plenty of swagger and style that will get hip hop fans of a certain age nostalgically swooning over vintage track suits and old-school dance moves, Roxanne Roxanne tells the story of rapper Roxanne Shante, a kid from the Queens projects best known for her hit record "Roxanne's Revenge" from 1984.

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  16. Stratton Foundation reaches $1 million to support families in povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... most funds was "Fat Skis" for the third year in a row for $10,562 for a grand total of $36,500. Matt Casey and his family were awarded the "Cobb Trophy" in memory of Michael Cobb, Stratton executive and 24 Hours of Stratton founder who passed away ...

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  17. Cyber Bullying ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... 2017 - Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today released findings from the 2016 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report: Family Edition, which sheds light on New Zealand parents' perceptions of cyberbullying and the preventative measures they are ...

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  18. 7-year-old Lethbridge girl in desperate need of wheelchair liftRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... "She can crawl, but to have her crawl on dirty outside stairs or in the garage isn't even humane in my mind." The family is looking to get a wheelchair lift. The one they need costs about $5,000, something the family just can't afford and getting ...

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  19. New charter school in Academy School District 20 isn't dead yetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Gazette

    An idea whose "time has not yet come" in the minds of Academy School District 20 leadership who rejected an application from a proposed new charter school last month isn't dead yet. After turning down the application from New Summit Charter School at its Dec. 8 meeting, the D-20 board unanimously agreed at a meeting last week to proceed with a facilitated discussion to see if things could be worked out.

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  20. About the OKC school board candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... independent in the future. In this regard, productive, creative and well-educated children are an asset to their family, their community and their country. a Vision: To foster a successful learning model that gives all Oklahoma City Public Schools ...

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