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School committee votes to suspend exam school tests for one year

School committee votes to suspend exam school tests for one year

3 hours ago   |   WCVB

After a marathon session that lasted into the early morning hours, the Boston School Committee voted to drop the admissions test for the city's exam schools for one year.
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San Francisco resident spells 'VOTE 2020' on marathon run

11 hours ago   |   ABC

A San Francisco runner found a way to make her virtual Chicago marathon more meaningful.
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The president of mobile gaming giant Zynga used to travel to a different city almost every week. Here's a look at his daily routine now, which starts at 6 a.m. and includes not eating before noon

The president of mobile gaming giant Zynga used to travel to a different city almost every week. Here's a look at his daily routine now, which starts at 6 a.m. and includes not eating before noon

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As president of Zynga, Bernard Kim has spent billions of dollars on acquisitions of hit games , brought beloved entertainment brands like Harry Potter...
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Pandemic put new spin on Darlingside's methods & message

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Darlingside usually finishes recording its albums with all four members crowded together, working out the final vocal parts in some sort of tight space. The results can be...
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‘Virtual marathons' see a spike as runners crave a fix and organizers fight to keep them engaged

5 days ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Over the next two weeks, some 25,000...
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Athletics-Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half marathon record

5 days ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

Gydnia - Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir bettered the women's-only half marathon world record when she took gold in a closely-fought race at the World Athletics half marathon...
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Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

5 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   3 articles

GDYNIA, Poland - Peres Jepchirchir of Kenya broke her own world record in the women's-only half marathon Saturday, clocking 1 hour, 5 minutes and 16 seconds.
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Athletics-Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

5 days ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir bettered the women's-only half marathon world record when she took gold in a closely-fought race at the World Athletics half marathon championships in...
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COVID Fall Surge Hits Minnesota As State Breaks New Daily Record For Positive Cases

5 days ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The fall surge has arrived. That's the message from Minnesota doctors as the state sets a new daily record for COVID-19 cases at 2,297. It's the first time the...
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The wildest, most inspiring runners in the NYC Marathon

The wildest, most inspiring runners in the NYC Marathon

5 days ago   |   New York Post

The Virtual TCS New York City Marathon runs from Oct. 17 until Nov. 1.
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Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing...

Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

In several critical battleground states, officials aren't allowed to start processing early ballots until on or just before Election Day. Read more ...

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are set to square off in their final debate Thursday, one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing incumbent... Read more ...

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Kevin Cash was well aware his best player during the regular season was in a Gary Sanchez-like funk ever since the postseason opened. Yet when the Rays' manager filled out the... Read more ...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and Iran are taking 'specific actions to influence public opinion relating to our elections'

Summary List Placement This story is breaking. Check back for updates. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announced on Wednesday that Iran and Russia have "taken... Read more ...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Qualified immunity and addressing bad police officers

Rep. Chris Pappas and his Republican challenger Matt Mowers talk about police reform, including qualified immunity and how bad officers can be held more directly responsible... Read more ...

Maryland man admits to leaving threatening letter for voters, charged

Maryland man admits to leaving threatening letter for voters, charged

The letter also threatened violence against Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris and gun control advocates. Read more ...

Dramatic video shows California police officer pulling woman from fiery crash

Dramatic video shows California police officer pulling woman from fiery crash

A police officer is seen on video pulling a woman from an overturned car that was engulfed in flames. Read more ...

5 questions we have ahead of Thursday's final Trump-Biden debate

5 questions we have ahead of Thursday's final Trump-Biden debate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, meet on the debate stage for the second and final time Thursday night in Tennessee. The 90-minute... Read more ...

Intelligence officials announce attempts by Iran, Russia to influence election

Intelligence officials announce attempts by Iran, Russia to influence election

U.S. intelligence officials said two foreign actors, Russia and Iran have made attempts to influence the 2020 election on Wednesday. Read more ...