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India's 2 million disabled children without schooling

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Policing the law to protect disabled people is difficult with the stigma of disability so pervasive in society.
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Pat Fitzgerald weighs in on college football attendance decline

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

ROSEMONT, Ill. - Pat Fitzgerald is as passionate as they come in the coaching world. Whether on the sidelines or at the podium, Fitzgerald doesn't hold back. At Big Ten Media...
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What Really Matters: One Small Step. Fifty Years and Counting

17 hours ago   |   ABC

In is weekly on-air commentary, ABC7 News anchor Dan Ashley looks at the 50th anniversary of one of the greatest achievements in human history.
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2 years after Harvey: Local non-profit helping historic neighborhood rebuild

19 hours ago   |   ABC

A local non-profit is on a mission to help one of Houston's most historic neighborhoods recover from Hurricane Harvey.
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7-Eleven pledges $7,100 college fund to baby born on 7-11 at 7:11 pm

19 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

7-Eleven Day typically means free Slurpees for everyone, but this year's celebration turned out more special than usual for one family.
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The Temptation of the Sorting Hat

21 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Because sometimes tools designed to help us assess performance and potential just don't
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Notre Dame Fire Revives Demand For Skilled Stone Carvers In France

Notre Dame Fire Revives Demand For Skilled Stone Carvers In France

21 hours ago   |   NPR

"With stone carving, we give life to an edifice and perpetuate history. We're also creating a link with the past and transmitting values that are important to conserve in...
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Ahead of vote, Ukrainian museum shows 'election trash'

22 hours ago   |   ABC News

A Darth Vader costume, playground equipment, pastries and boxes of food all are part of an exhibit at Ukraine's National History Museum displaying the colorful behavior and...
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Palo Alto plans for new playground to accommodate people of all ages and abilities

1 day ago   |   ABC

Magical Bridge Playground at Mitchell Park in Palo Alto is known for its play equipment- accessible to people of all ages and abilities. The all-inclusive playground attracts...
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Channelview baby drifts to sleep grasping dad's prosthetic finger

1 day ago   |   ABC

A Channelview woman who was trying to get dinner on the table said she was struggling to get her baby to sleep when she had a wild idea.
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Boy given lit firework on 10th birthday as cruel prank explodes in his hand

Boy given lit firework on 10th birthday as cruel prank explodes in his hand

A 10-year-old boy in California remains hospitalized after an adult neighbor reportedly threw a lit firework to him that exploded in his hand. Read more ...

Once-endangered American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

Once-endangered American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot - the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant. Read more ...

UFC San Antonio: Controversial heavyweight Greg Hardy claims quickfire win

UFC San Antonio: Controversial heavyweight Greg Hardy claims quickfire win

Former NFL star turned MMA fighter Greg Hardy was expected to receive a tough test from fellow rising prospect Juan Adams at UFC Fight Night in San Antonio, but the bout... Read more ...

Meet the guy behind the 'Area 51' page. He's terrified of what he's created

Meet the guy behind the 'Area 51' page. He's terrified of what he's created

The creator behind a Facebook event called "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us" says he wanted the idea to be funny. Not everyone got that message. Read more ...

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision

LAS VEGAS - Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night, adding a third straight win to... Read more ...

Pac-Man is back! Manny Pacquiao dethrones Keith Thurman to win world title...

Pac-Man is back! Manny Pacquiao dethrones Keith Thurman to win world title number NINE

Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years to hand WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman his first career loss and claim the ninth world title of his... Read more ...

Instagrammers hospitalized after diving into toxic Spanish 'lake' nicknamed...

Instagrammers hospitalized after diving into toxic Spanish 'lake' nicknamed the 'Galician Chernobyl'

Officials often warn tourists not to enter the water. Read more ...

UK vows 'serious consequences' if Iran doesn't release British-flagged oil...

UK vows 'serious consequences' if Iran doesn't release British-flagged oil tanker

Britain has warned Iran there will be "serious consequences" if the country does not release a UK-flagged oil tanker it seized in on Friday. Read more ...

'Game of Thrones' cast talks divisive finale, water bottles

'Game of Thrones' cast talks divisive finale, water bottles

“Game of Thrones” may be over but the cast can't seem to get away from stray coffee cups. Read more ...

'They just want to be loved'; Woman opens retirement home for older dogs

'They just want to be loved'; Woman opens retirement home for older dogs

Finally Home is a retirement home for older dogs to finish out their last days. Read more ...