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  1. Dumpster Puppies Find HomesFri, 06 Mar 2015 16:48:04 GMT
    Puppies left for dead in South Dakota trash bin, then raised by prisoners, find new homes. KDLT's Jill Johnson reports. More...
  2. John Lewis on the Scars of SelmaFri, 06 Mar 2015 16:47:44 GMT
    In a preview of the interview airing Sunday on Meet the Press, Chuck Todd asks Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) to reflect on the fiftieth anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery march. More...
  3. Watch Live: Biden Speaks at Gay Rights ConventionFri, 06 Mar 2015 16:32:49 GMT
    President Joe Biden speaks at the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender civil rights organization. More...
  4. The Week in PicturesFri, 06 Mar 2015 16:06:22 GMT
    A starlit volcano fumes, wild horses escape capture, avalanche engulfs, cats take over an island and more. More...
  5. Red Cross Aids Snow-Stranded Motorists in KentuckyFri, 06 Mar 2015 15:58:41 GMT
    Shelter takes in motorists stranded when snow and ice shuts down Kentucky interstate. WAVE's Katie Bauer reports. More...
  6. Iraqi Newlywed in Dallas Killed While Looking at SnowFri, 06 Mar 2015 14:59:26 GMT
    Ahmed Al-Jumaili, 36, was taking pictures of snow early Thursday when he was fatally shot in a spurt of random violence, police said. More...
  7. Philly Cop Gunned Down at GameStop Was Rewarding SonFri, 06 Mar 2015 14:40:53 GMT
    Officer Robert Wilson III was buying his 9-year-old son a video game because he got good grades when the deadly robbery occurred Thursday. More...
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  1. A league of league table opponents attack comparison of My School resultsFri, 06 Mar 2015 15:10:10 GMT
    The Australian Education Union's ACT secretary, Glenn Fowler, usually reads The Canberra Times . But he refuses to at this time of year - preferring instead to line the bottom of a bird cage with its annual league tables of school performance. More...
  2. Lawmakers weigh tourism, local control in school year debateThu, 05 Mar 2015 22:21:27 GMT
    Summer foot traffic is what keeps Iowa's Adventureland, with its famed wooden roller coaster and sprawling water park, in business. That is, until mid-August. More...
  3. Report: Don't rush to ax test for NYC specialized schoolsThu, 05 Mar 2015 18:11:49 GMT
    New York City's elite specialized high schools have long been praised as bastions of excellence while facing criticism for their lack of diversity. Critics have focused on the aptitude test that is the sole criterion used to admit students to those schools, but a report released by researchers at New York University suggests that broadening the admission criteria to include measures such as classroom grades might increase the number of white students at the schools while leaving the proportion of black students unchanged. More...
  4. We've officially lost our minds over school testingThu, 05 Mar 2015 14:02:10 GMT
    The testing insanity reached a new low this week when a mother dialed 911 at an Orange County elementary school. She apparently thought a disagreement between the school principal and another mother over disrupting a writing test was a police matter. More...
  5. Common Core testing to begin at Inland Empire school districtsThu, 05 Mar 2015 09:42:31 GMT
    A 7th grade technology class at Rancho Cucamonga Middle School is shown on Wednesday. Students in the Cucamonga School District all have access to computers, tablets or other portable devices they use year round in an effort by educators to make them comfortable with learning and taking tests online. More...
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  4. U.S. unemployment at lowest in 7 yearsFri, 06 Mar 2015 11:21:40 EST
    The U.S. added 295,000 jobs in February and unemployment fell to 5.5%, the lowest level since May 2008. More...
  5. Former NBC exec back in charge of news divisionFri, 06 Mar 2015 11:54:39 EST
    Andrew Lack takes charge of NBC News to deal with issues that include the future of suspended anchor Brian Williams. More...
  6. Hall & Oates sues 'Haulin' Oats' granola company Fri, 06 Mar 2015 11:43:13 EST
    The band Hall & Oates charges copyright infringement against granola maker; besides it already has a deal to use that name on brand of oatmeal. More...