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  1. Worcester valedictorians discuss motivators, support, challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER – Valedictorians from Worcester public schools provided some insight Monday into what it takes to become a top-performing student, as well as gave advice on what the school system could be doing better to help. Four students – three seniors and one recent graduate now in her freshman year of college – joined a panel moderated by Worcester Polytechnic Institute's dean of admissions and financial aid, Andrew Palumbo, at Worcester Technical High School to talk about their experience in the city schools.

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

    Jan 23, 2017 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... 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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  3. Mid-Michigan schools no longer at risk for closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Every year, Michigan schools are ranked by the State Reform Office, and this year, nearly 80 public schools are no longer at risk of being closed. "Every public school works hard to towards giving their kids the best possible education and Lansing's not an exception to that, we worked really hard," says Superintendent of Lansing's Public School District, Yvonne Caamul Canul.

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  4. The way we talk to girls is different to the way we talk to boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

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  5. Barrie Smith: Celebrating the long lost virtue of commonsenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Taranaki Daily News

    ... them to exercise the right judgement. Well said Mayor. At the age of 8, I could cook a three course meal for our family. In today's world if mum and dad are busy it will be takeaways instead of a good feed of home cooked broad beans, carrots, ...

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  6. Sean Spicer on ending Obama's executive amnesties: That's not Trump's top priority right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Hot Air

    Some solid executive orders were signed this morning - but not one rescinding DACA and DAPA, Obama's two amnesties for illegals, which Trump vowed early in the campaign had to go . What happened to that one? Spicer : "First and foremost, the president's been very, very clear that we need to direct agencies to focus on those who are in this country illegally and have a record - a criminal record or oppose a threat to the American people," he said.

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  7. Rangers pitching in to benefit homeless teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Texas Rangers

    Josh Weathers and The True Endeavors, Daphne Willis, and the Hendersons, a Fort Worth-based band, will headline the Benefit Blowout for Homeless Teens to be held at Shipping and Receiving, a live music venue at 201 S. Calhoun in Fort Worth. Doors open at 6 p.m. CT, and the evening will begin with a silent auction featuring autographed sports memorabilia, gift cards from local restaurants, exquisite apparel, accessories, and more.

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  8. Five things to watch on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Boston.com

    In a fiery speech in Arizona last year, Trump called illegal immigration "one of the greatest challenges facing our country today." He vowed to boost enforcement, build a wall on the southern border, and subject 11 million illegal immigrants to deportation.

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  9. Judge calls for overhaul of "inhumane" court process for trans teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Sydney Star Observer

    A Family Court judge has condemned the court process trans teenagers are subjected to before accessing medical treatment for transition. The process, which exclusively occurs in Australia, requires teens to apply to the court to start hormone treatment.

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  10. Makobore High School to admit girlsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    Makobore High School, one of Rukungiri District's oldest boys' school, has been turned into a mixed institution. The O- Level and A-level school was established in 1967 by the Church of Uganda as the only boys secondary school.

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  11. Drumming got him educated, now earns him a livingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    Whenever he plays drums, it seems like he feels his life slow down. His smile is evidence of the deep satisfaction.

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  12. Bond trilogy at Lit Meet kicks off with kiddie callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Telegraph

    "Yes, that's how I would look if I came out of a mental asylum," laughed Ruskin Bond when a little girl presented him with a sketch of him at the Tata Steel Kalam Children's Literary Meet at Victoria Memorial on Monday. Jan. 23: A grandmother on a mission, a mother hoping to pass on a passion and a hundred kids listening with rapt attention - to Ruskin Bond.

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  13. Science matters, and our children are falling behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    By several measures, students are losing ground to their overseas counterparts and our secondary school curriculum - known as the DSE - is largely to blame Our secondary students' usual stellar scores in PISA may be falling. More of our students are losing interest in STEM.

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  14. UN: Boko Haram's toll includes 515,000 malnourished kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    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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  15. Growth Predicted for the Global Patient Handling Equipments Market by 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | SBWire

    Healthcare organizations are increasing the adoption of patient handling equipment to avoid the injuries often caused by manual handling. Patient handling tasks includes transferring, lifting, and repositioning Patient handling equipment include stretchers, I.V. poles and accessories, operating table pads, armboard pads, wheelchair, medical beds, and scooters.

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  16. Creating innovation: Victorville City Library offers free, hands-on learning experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Victorville Daily Press

    Mickey Grosso wants to give area children the opportunity to stretch their creative muscles while learning valuable lessons along the way. Spurred on by what she felt was a lack of innovative learning and teaching in the traditional classroom, the Victorville City Library employee decided to create her own class last year.

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  17. 2 GOP senators just unveiled a curious first attempt in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    ... can be only three times that of young people, and other clauses. Larry Levitt, senior vice president at the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan healthcare think tank, said the bill appears to keep a majority of the ACA intact - to the point that ...

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  18. Donald Trump Is Proposing Block Grants To Replace MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Self.com

    President Trump repeatedly said on the campaign trail that he would repeal the , and now one of his top advisors is revealing details about what the replacement might look like. On Sunday, counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on NBC's that Trump is proposing the use of block grants, a fixed amount of federal money provided to each state, to replace With a block grant, the federal government would assign a pre-determined "block" of money to each state with the intention of helping those who were previously assisted by , which currently covers over 70 million Americans in need of health care, with more than 10 million of those having gained access under the Affordable Care Act.

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  19. Road rage suspected in crash that killed Greenwood womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Investigators say Hacker was headed north on I-65 and turned onto the I-465 eastbound ramp on the south side. She may have been trying to get away from a black car after some sort of road rage incident with a black car moments before.

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  20. Social Media Rumors Generate Fear Among Parents, StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WEHT

    Many Muhlenberg County parents considered not sending their kids to school Monday, over fears their children would be in danger. "Many students, parents and community members have been shared misinformation over the last few days.

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