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  1. COMMENTARY: The Chaos of Armed StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    I am a freshman at William B. Travis High School in Fort Bend Independent School District and last November, a handgun was brought to my school by a student. The student was caught and arrested, but the incident has made me quite frightened of what could have happened.


  2. Bangert: Back to balanced calendar for LSC?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    Bangert: Back to balanced calendar for LSC? District looks to modified school year for Oakland Elementary, with eye to the future Check out this story on District looks to modified school year for Oakland Elementary, with an earlier start, shorter summer and more breaks throughout the year. Could other schools follow? The last time Lafayette School Corp. tried a balanced calendar as an experiment at two of its elementaries, parents fought to keep the variation on so-called year-round school even though the district was hard-pressed to show it had any real effect on academics, good or bad.


  3. District lowers all-day kindergarten tuitionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Delaware Gazette

    The Big Walnut School District's all-day kindergarten fee will be reduced $50, to $225 per month, academic achievement director Jen Young said at a recent school board meeting."


  4. Dollar Tree, Maurices to open along southern corridor in NorthfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Northfield News

    Site construction is underway at the future site of Maruices. City staff said the construction is to be complete this summer.


  5. Four-country talks resume on path to Afghan peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    An Afghan store clerk waits for customers at a news stand where local papers carry headlines about the new leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor, in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug. 1, 2015. Afghanistan's Taliban are closing ranks around their new leader after months of infighting that followed the death of Mullah Mohammad Omar, which could allow the insurgents to speak with one voice in hoped-for peace talks.


  6. MiscellanyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Alex Ross

    The viol consort Sonnambula is set to explore the music of the seventeenth-century Flemish composer Leonora Duarte, who came from a distinguished family of converted Portuguese Jews. Sonnambula is recording her seven Sinfonias, and on Feb. 13 they will give an allied concert at the Church of St. Ignatius of Antioch in NYC.... The gifted young composer Ashley Fure , an agile manipulator of instrumental, electronic, and environmental sounds, will be the subject of a Portrait Concert at Miller Theatre tomorrow night, Feb. 4. David Allen recently profiled her in the New York Times .


  7. Johns Hopkins athletic director Tom Calder to step down, take new position at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    Tom Calder, pictured, stepped down as Johns Hopkins athletic director on Jan. 28, 2016, and will assume a role in development and alumni relations at the school. Calder has been AD for 21 years.


  8. Babe Ruth meeting Monday at St. KazRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Recorder

    The Franklin County Babe Ruth Baseball Association will hold a league meeting on Monday night at 6:30 at St. Kazimierz Society in Turners Falls.


  9. Gallery: John Kaul, Capitol photographerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    John Kaul is a lobbyist at the State Capitol, but he is perhaps best known for his candid photography during legislative sessions. We dive in to his passion for photography.


  10. Judge Pat Sheeran decides not to seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Franklin County Common Pleas Judge Pat Sheeran has decided not to seek re-election, forcing the county Republican Party to find someone to replace him on the November ballot. Sheeran, 66, filed in December for the primary ballot but said he decided not to pursue a campaign after learning that he would have a Democratic challenger, Jeffrey M. Brown, in the fall.


  11. Frank Bruno steps down as president of Boulder Community Health FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    Less than a year after taking up the post, Frank Bruno has stepped down as president of the Boulder Community Health Foundation, the fundraising arm of BCH. "Given the current and evolving needs of the organization, we determined that the foundation would be best served through a restructuring that can move our efforts in a new direction," said Dr. Robert Vissers, BCH president and CEO, in a prepared statement announcing the leadership change.


  12. LAS dean departing UI for top Utah postRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2013 | The News-Gazette

    Ruth Watkins, a longtime University of Illinois faculty member and dean, will leave this summer to become a top administrator at the University of Utah. Watkins, who was passed over for the provost position at the UI last year, will be the senior vice president for academic affairs at Utah.


  13. This U.S. missile is about to get a ship-killing upgradeRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Launched from the USS John Paul Jones, a Standard Missile-6 demonstrated its ability to intercept ballistic missiles in their final seconds of flight during live fire tests July 28-Aug. 1, 2015. (Photo: Missile Defense Agency In an apparent move to show how serious the Pentagon is about countering conventional threats such as Russia and China, Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter announced Wednesday that the U.S. Navy would get a new ship-killing missile.


  14. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Announces 2016/17 SeasonRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera announced its 2016/17 season on Thursday, to subscribers and donors at an exclusive preview event.


  15. About Town: 2-5-16Read the original story

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    KARES, Kohala Animal Rescue and Education Service, will hold a garage sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Lai Opua community center above Kealakehe High School on Haleolono Street. Doors will open at 10 a.m. on Super Bowl Sunday with a potluck provided by the fans.


  16. Afghan Taliban close ranks around new leaderRead the original story

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015, file photo, a Taliban fighter sits on his motorcycle adorned with a Taliban flag in a street in Kunduz, Afghanistan.


  17. The Weeknd's 'In the Night' Tops Rhythmic Songs ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    The Weeknd becomes only the second artist to score four No. 1s from an album on Billboard 's Rhythmic Songs airplay chart, as he reaches the top with latest single "In the Night."


  18. Analysis: Cosby case could hinge on two issues: deposition and accusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Capistrano Valley News

    Bill Cosby waves to cheering fans as he leaves after a court appearance Feb. 2 in Norristown, Pa. Cosby was arrested and charged with drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home in January 2004.


  19. Echoes from the past: February 3, 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Agassiz Harrison Observer

    The first class was held on Tuesday, Feb. 1 at the Municipal Hall from 8 to 9:30 with Clare Nelson, assistant field crops commissioner from the B.C. Department of Agriculture and Dr. Mills Clarke from the Agassiz Experimental Farm conducting the discussion. The second meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 8, and the subject will be crops for silage: corn, sorghum, etc.


  20. Phillies Spring Training Guest InstructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | That Balls Outta Here

    Aug 1, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Former Minnesota Twin Jim Kaat gives a speech during a pre game ceremony for the 1965 Minnesota Twins at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports Continuing a decades-long tradition, the club has decided to bring in seven alumni during the course of 2016 spring training and the Grapefruit League season.