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8-year-old Florida boy arrested, handcuffed by police officers at school

21 minutes ago   |   ABC

Police officers at a Florida elementary school arrested an 8-year-old boy who had allegedly hit a teacher - only to realize the boy's wrists were too small for the handcuffs.
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Quebec creates reserve of 30,000 laptops and tablets as students return to school

27 minutes ago   |   National Post

Quebec is investing $18.9 million to create a reserve of computer equipment for students as they return to school during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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‘It's The Hunger Games for Laboratories.' Why Some People Are Waiting Weeks for Their COVID-19 Test Results

55 minutes ago   |   Time

A graduate student in Florida waited 11 days. Positive. A 14-year-old in California waited 24 days. Negative. A writer in New York has waited for four days-and is still...
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New Orleans students creates 'The Safety Pouch' to make traffic stops safer

New Orleans students creates 'The Safety Pouch' to make traffic stops safer

57 minutes ago   |   KCCI

'Our project was to create an idea that would bring a societal change that we would like to see.'
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Black victims of U-Michigan doc seek equity in settlements

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Dozens of Black former University of Michigan student-athletes who claim they were abused by a sports doctor who worked there for decades on Wednesday asked the university to...
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Ohio Gov. DeWine: Thousands of students to attend in-person classes

Ohio Gov. DeWine: Thousands of students to attend in-person classes

1 hour ago   |   WLWT

Nearly 600,000 Ohio schoolchildren in 325 districts will return to school this fall for in-person classes, according to figures released by Gov. Mike DeWine.
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Students at Penn State forced to sign COVID-19 liability waiver to participate in fall semester

1 hour ago   |   The Morning Call

Other universities across the country have required similar waivers, but students and legal experts say Penn State's crosses the line.
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Former LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's under-the-radar VC firm led a $3.5 million Seed round for Trala, the violin app that's democratizing access to music education in over 100 countries

Former LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's under-the-radar VC firm led a $3.5 million Seed round for Trala, the violin app that's democratizing access to music education in over 100 countries

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Former college roommates Sam Walder and Vishnu Indukuri teamed up and co-founded Trala, an app that provides remote violin lessons. On Wednesday, the startup announced that it...
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New Hampshire student input sought: How do they feel about the upcoming school year?

New Hampshire student input sought: How do they feel about the upcoming school year?

1 hour ago   |   WMUR

Parents : WMUR would love to hear from your children about how they are coping with all of the changes and difficulties as they get ready for the upcoming school year.
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Duquesne University holding news conference to address demands of mother of student who died on campus

Duquesne University holding news conference to address demands of mother of student who died on campus

1 hour ago   |   WTAE

Duquesne University is holding a news conference Wednesday morning to address recent events involving the hunger strike and three demands of the mother of a Duquesne University...
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...