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There's a clear, scientific path to safely reopening schools. The real barrier now is politics

There's a clear, scientific path to safely reopening schools. The real barrier now is politics

13 seconds ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement By now, research clearly supports the idea that schools can safely resume in-person learning in the US. A January study of 11 school districts in North...
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4 minutes ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Women in office: 205- Political party: 103 Democratic, 100 Republican, 2 nonpartisan, 0 other party- Level of government: 9 federal executive or Congress, 181 state...
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Price and more: What Canadiens must fix after firing Claude Julien

14 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

People in the hockey world are still trying to come to grips with the Montreal Canadiens' decision to fire Claude Julien on Wednesday. Don't blame those who are still stunned...
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Mitchell Schwartz undergoing surgery on Wednesday

16 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Chiefs right tackle Mitchell Schwartz missed the majority of the season after suffering a back injury during the team's Week 6 win over Buffalo. Kansas City and Schwartz held...
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Hearing in Melvin Gordon DUI case pushed to March 10

16 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Broncos running back Melvin Gordon pleaded not guilty to a DUI charge in Denver last month and was scheduled for a pre-trial hearing in the case on Wednesday, but it has been...
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Buffalo students told ‘all white people play a part in perpetuating systemic racism'

Buffalo students told ‘all white people play a part in perpetuating systemic racism'

18 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The story of Buffalo Public Schools is a sad and familiar one: a dying industrial town, underperforming inner-city schools, and high rates of failure among racial minorities...
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The Fashion Foundation sells discounted designer clothes to buy school supplies for kids in need

24 minutes ago   |   ABC

After spending 6 years interning in the fashion industry, Amanda Munz decided to turn her passion into philanthropy giving back to kids in need with The Fashion Foundation.
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Millions Of Kids Learn English At School. Teaching Them Remotely Hasn't Been Easy

Millions Of Kids Learn English At School. Teaching Them Remotely Hasn't Been Easy

24 minutes ago   |   NPR

For children learning English, speaking the language can be a way to fit in. But teachers worry that remote learning means some students aren't hearing even casual English...
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Egypt backs call to internationalize Ethiopia dam dispute

26 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Egypt says it has endorsed a Sudanese proposal to internationalize their yearslong dispute with Ethiopia over a massive dam Addis Ababa is building on the Blue Nile
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Iowa school district drops 'Indians' as mascot

Iowa school district drops 'Indians' as mascot

26 minutes ago   |   KCCI

The Marion Independent School District is officially saying goodbye to its current Indians mascot after the school board approved a new name Monday night.
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Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

The Biden administration has withdrawn government support for a federal lawsuit in Connecticut that seeks to ban transgender athletes from participating in girls' high school... Read more ...

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

MONTREAL - The struggling Montreal Canadiens fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller on Wednesday following a three-game skid. Read more ...

Madigan replacement Guerra Kodatt steps down 3 days after appointment

Madigan replacement Guerra Kodatt steps down 3 days after appointment

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The man hand-picked by former Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has stepped down just three days after his appointment. Edward Guerra Kodatt stepped... Read more ...

'Never expected this to happen': Teen's school project goes viral

'Never expected this to happen': Teen's school project goes viral

It's not just any bluegrass video. The beautifully edited music video features five instruments - all of which are played by the 15-year-old. Read more ...

House to vote on $1.9 trillion COVID plan Friday - with or without GOP backing

House to vote on $1.9 trillion COVID plan Friday - with or without GOP backing

House Democrats will move forward with a vote Friday on President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, regardless of if they are able to sway any Republicans between... Read more ...

Beach volleyball stars' bikini boycott forces embarrassing change

Beach volleyball stars' bikini boycott forces embarrassing change

Bikinis have won the day after officials were forced into an embarrassing retreat over plans to introduce sand trousers for the controversial Katara Beach Volleyball Cup event... Read more ...

Column: Tiger Woods survives but his career might not

Column: Tiger Woods survives but his career might not

The sheared-off front of the wrecked SUV told part of the story, and the officers on the scene filled in the rest. Tiger Woods was lucky to be alive, they said, thanks to... Read more ...

Technical rescue underway after 2 people struck by truck in Financial District

Technical rescue underway after 2 people struck by truck in Financial District

A technical rescue is underway after two people were struck Wednesday by a truck at a construction site in Boston's Financial District. Read more ...

8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

The girl donated a $500 check to a women's shelter and enough toys to go to each child who lives there. Read more ...

Steelers president Art Rooney II commits to having Ben Roethlisberger return...

Steelers president Art Rooney II commits to having Ben Roethlisberger return for 2021 season

“I told Ben we would like to have him back to help us win a championship.”  Read more ...