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  1. Sorority Sisters Asked to Skip UVA Frat Parties for 'Safety'Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:53:13 GMT
    A backlash is brewing on the campus of the University of Virginia, where women have been asked to skip frat parties for their "safety and well-being." More...
  2. You Asked: With Record Earnings, Just How Big Is Apple?Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:49:12 GMT
    Apple just announced the highest quarterly earnings of any public company in history. More...
  3. 14 Hours of Hell: How This Town Is Cleaning UpWed, 28 Jan 2015 21:44:28 GMT
    The town was battered by blizzard conditions for 14 hours on Tuesday. More...
  4. Watch Giant Wave Crashes Ashore in Marshfield, Mass.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:38:52 GMT
    A huge wave crashes ashore in Marshfield, Mass., and almost wipes out the photographer. Video courtesy Marshfield/Brant Rock Weather Watch. More...
  5. Pro-Life Congressman Explains Why He's Now Pro-ChoiceWed, 28 Jan 2015 21:08:27 GMT
    Democratic Congressman Tim Ryan has officially changed his stance on abortionfrom pro-life to pro-choice. More...
  6. Owls And Eagles Fight Over NestWed, 28 Jan 2015 21:06:34 GMT
    Footage shows a pair of owls and a pair of eagles in a bit of a spat over who will get to lay eggs first. KWWL's Brad Hanson reports. More...
  7. Watch Live: Obama Delivers Remarks at Farewell Ceremony for HagelWed, 28 Jan 2015 20:33:25 GMT
    President Obama delivers remarks at the farewell ceremony for Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. More...
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  1. Canberra mornings: January 28, 2015Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:19:36 GMT
    Sixth-ranked Scot Andy Murray has defeated Canberra's Nick Kyrgios in straight sets in Tuesday night's Australian Open quarterfinal . Fallon Street in Belconnen will be closed to eastbound traffic between Josephson Street and Weedon Close from 7am today. More...
  2. Iowa admissions change affects students without class rankWed, 28 Jan 2015 11:04:34 GMT
    Iowa's three public universities may soon have a more uniform admissions policy for students from the growing number of high schools that do not provide class rankings. The Iowa Board of Regents will consider a new formula next week that would affect students from roughly 40 public and private high schools that don't rank students. More...
  3. Rally lauds school choice successWed, 28 Jan 2015 08:59:46 GMT
    The maximum voucher amount is currently $4,800. Voucher amounts are calculated according to income-based state guidelines. More...
  4. 17 named Junior ScholarsWed, 28 Jan 2015 07:59:10 GMT
    Seventeen local students will take part in a statewide program that provides enhanded educational opportunities for eighth grade students demonstrating exceptionally high scholastic achievement and intellectual ability. Director of District Accountability Cindy Langley announced Monday that 17 Union County School District eighth graders have been selected to receive the South Carolina Junior Scholar Award for the school year 2014-2015. More...
  5. Parents face great lunch box challenge as children return to schoolWed, 28 Jan 2015 07:59:09 GMT
    When children across Canberra return to school on Monday, parents will be faced with the dreaded task of another year of packing school lunches. In the ACT, the 2015 school year will be almost 200 days, which, for parents, means a lot of lunch box preparation. More...
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  1. Millions to owe Obamacare tax penaltyWed, 28 Jan 2015 16:31:03 EST
    The penalty is $95, or 1% of income above a certain threshold (roughly $20,000 for a couple). More...
  2. IRS: Stop hiding your money offshore Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:53:43 EST
    The IRS has carried out thousands of audits of offshore schemes and pursued criminal charges. More...
  3. Facebook profit soars on mobile adsWed, 28 Jan 2015 16:37:49 EST
    Facebook's earnings jumped 34%, as nearly all users are accessing the social network on smartphones. More...
  4. Fed upbeat about U.S. economyWed, 28 Jan 2015 16:31:12 EST
    The Federal Reserve is very upbeat about the U.S. economy. Rate hikes could be come sooner rather than later. More...
  5. Wall St. bears: We're on verge of crisisWed, 28 Jan 2015 15:08:55 EST
    The global economy is heading south according to bearish forecasters. U.S. markets may follow. More...
  6. Shark Tank contestant may save SkyMallWed, 28 Jan 2015 16:46:18 EST
    One of the in-flight catalog's vendors wants to buy the company's assets and reinvent it for the Internet age. More...