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Teachers will get bonuses for working at ‘hard to staff' schools

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

The Department of Education is now offering bravery bonuses. Hoping to boost staffing at troubled schools, the DOE will pay up to $8,000 more a year to teachers willing to tackle the most daunting assignments. As part of a new teachers-union contract, the DOE initiative will offer the money to new staffers at 180 schools...
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Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead at 35

Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead at 35

Kroll was the chief executive of the HQ Trivia app, a founder of the app Vine and worked for a period at Twitter. Read more ...

White House digs in on border wall demand, risking shutdown

White House digs in on border wall demand, risking shutdown

"We will do whatever is necessary to build the border wall to stop this ongoing crisis of immigration," said White House senior adviser Stephen Miller. Read more ...

Camp Fire cleanup worker fired over photos from burn zone

Camp Fire cleanup worker fired over photos from burn zone

Police in Northern California say they'll pursue criminal charges against a wildfire cleanup worker who posted photos of himself posing at destroyed properties. Read more ...

Steelers ride rookie Samuels past Patriots 17-10

Steelers ride rookie Samuels past Patriots 17-10

Rookie running back Jaylen Samuels, making his second start in place of injured James Conner, ran for a career-high 142 yards and made a critical third-down reception in the... Read more ...

Gerry Dulac's report card: Steelers 17, Patriots 10

Gerry Dulac's report card: Steelers 17, Patriots 10

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Rangers can't complete the comeback in overtime letdown

Rangers can't complete the comeback in overtime letdown

Alex Tuch buried a sharp-angled shot just over two minutes into overtime, giving the Vegas Golden Knights a 4-3 victory over the Rangers on Sunday. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 27... Read more ...

Steelers beat Patriots to snap losing streak and hold onto first place in...

Steelers beat Patriots to snap losing streak and hold onto first place in AFC North

The Steelers overcame two Ben Roethlisberger interceptions and a missed field goal by Chris Boswell, but their kicker found the uprights when it mattered most late in the game. Read more ...

Giuliani: Trump will sit down with Mueller ‘over my dead body'

Giuliani: Trump will sit down with Mueller ‘over my dead body'

WASHINGTON - President Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday his client-in-chief would sit down with Special Counsel Robert Mueller “over my dead body.” “But I could be... Read more ...

Rodgers throws interception; Packers lose any hope for Playoffs

Rodgers throws interception; Packers lose any hope for Playoffs

Aaron Rodgers' NFL record of 402 pass attempts without an interception came to an end in Chicago on Sunday. Read more ...

Driver in custody after fatal, multiple-vehicle, hit-and-run crash

Driver in custody after fatal, multiple-vehicle, hit-and-run crash

The driver who caused a multiple-vehicle crash, killing a woman, fled from the scene and was later arrested, Baltimore County police said. Read more ...