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Maine duck owner posts singles ad for his pet bird, successfully sets up date

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

This bird is looking for a lovebird. A Maine teacher made a singles ad for his pet duck after her mate was stolen by a bobcat this fall ― and the quacker successfully landed a...
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Manitowoc celebrates history of aluminum Christmas trees

8 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Barb Bundy-Jost spent 33 years as an art teacher at Manitowoc Lincoln High School. But on this day she was schooling Baby Boomers from the Lifelong Learning Institute at the...
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State budget office challenges Superintendent Mark Johnson's iPad purchases

State budget office challenges Superintendent Mark Johnson's iPad purchases

16 hours ago   |   WRAL

The Office of State Budget and Management sent a letter to the Department of Public Instruction on Oct. 22 challenging state Superintendent Mark Johnson's purchase and...
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The Company Behind America's Scariest School Shooter Drills

The Company Behind America's Scariest School Shooter Drills

18 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

The ALICE Training Institute wants teachers and students to confront gunmen. There's little evidence its approach works.
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High school teachers plan one-day walkout in 10 Ontario school boards

19 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - High school teachers in 10 school boards across Ontario will hold a one-day strike next week - the third in a series of strikes amid contract talks.
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Bronx Conservative Party endorses John Cummings' bid for AOC's seat

Bronx Conservative Party endorses John Cummings' bid for AOC's seat

21 hours ago   |   New York Post

A former NYPD cop who is one of numerous Republicans challenging Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received the endorsement of the Bronx Conservative Party this week. Retired...
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As More States Require Schools to Teach LGBTQ History, Resources for Teachers Expand

23 hours ago   |   Time

Larah Helayne of Mount Sterling, Ky., always knew she was attracted to women, but she planned to become a nun until about a year ago. Falling in love changed her plans. She...
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Early Childhood Teachers Play Vital Role in Helping Kids Cope With Disaster

Early Childhood Teachers Play Vital Role in Helping Kids Cope With Disaster

23 hours ago   |   Psych Central

A new Australian study reveals that early childhood teachers play a vital role in supporting children during environmental disasters. The findings have significant implications...
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For the Holidays, the Gift of Self-Care

1 day ago   |   NY Times

A Buddhist teacher offers five simple steps to quiet your mind and soothe your stress any time of year.
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Sacramento teachers' union responds to grim audit report

Sacramento teachers' union responds to grim audit report

1 day ago   |   KCRA

Parents attended a Sacramento City Teachers Association meeting on Thursday night in search of answers.
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After two kids killed amid Arizona flooding, third child's body recovered

After two kids killed amid Arizona flooding, third child's body recovered

Searchers found the body of another child Friday in Arizona close to where floodwaters swept away and killed two other kids. Read more ...

A baby was born at 12:12 p.m. on 12/12

A baby was born at 12:12 p.m. on 12/12

The birth was not only a numeric coincidence, but also coincided with the peak of the last full moon of the decade. Read more ...

T-Mobile CEO John Legere ditched his historic $17.5 million Manhattan...

T-Mobile CEO John Legere ditched his historic $17.5 million Manhattan penthouse and bought a $16.7 million mansion in Florida

T-Mobile CEO John Legere bought a $16.7 million mansion in Naples, Florida, in October . According to a December report from The Wall Street Journal's Katherine Clark, he sold... Read more ...

Videocast: Dry But Cold Weekend

Videocast: Dry But Cold Weekend

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Three Takeaways From the Would-Be...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Three Takeaways From the Would-Be U.S.-China Trade Deal

At least the United States will avoid more tariffs, but if the deal actually happens it will skirt the real issues and have little to do with Trump's campaign promises. Read more ...

US sanctions targeting Iran violate international law - Malaysian PM

US sanctions targeting Iran violate international law - Malaysian PM

The United Sates' unilateral sanctions regime imposed on Iran violates the UN charter and international law, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said. Speaking at a... Read more ...

Trump says he ‘wouldn't mind' long impeachment process, calls House-passed...

Trump says he ‘wouldn't mind' long impeachment process, calls House-passed articles a ‘sham'

Trump says Democrats are trivializing impeachment. pic.twitter.com/3ZB36yp55q - Jeff Mason December 13, 2019 Also on rt.com Trump impeachment articles approved by House... Read more ...

Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86

Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86

Danny Aiello, the actor whose career playing tough guys included roles in “Fort Apache, the Bronx,” "Moonstruck" and “Once Upon a Time in America” and his Oscar-nominated... Read more ...

President Trump says US, China have reached trade deal

President Trump says US, China have reached trade deal

The president said a new round of tariffs set to take effect on Sunday would be canceled. Read more ...

Patrick Reed hatred spills over into Presidents Cup caddie-fan altercation

Patrick Reed hatred spills over into Presidents Cup caddie-fan altercation

MELBOURNE, Australia - Captain America is not having a good week at the Royal Melbourne Golf Club. Not only has Patrick Reed lost all three matches in which he has played, his... Read more ...