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  1. Third Marysville High School Shooting Victim DiesSat, 01 Nov 2014 02:20:41 GMT
    Shaylee Chuckulnaskit's death raises to four the number of fatalities from the moment when a student opened fire in a cafeteria then shot himself. More...
  2. Legend of Cannibal Alferd Packer Lives OnSat, 01 Nov 2014 02:08:17 GMT
    140 years later, infamous Colorado cannibal Alferd Packer's legend lives on. KUSA's TaRhonda Thomas reports. More...
  3. Plane That Hit Kansas Building Showed No Issues: NTSBSat, 01 Nov 2014 01:34:48 GMT
    At least four people were killed and five were injured when a Beechcraft King Air twin-engine plane hit the top of a two-story Wichita building. More...
  4. Judge Orders U.S. Marine's Release From Mexican JailSat, 01 Nov 2014 01:26:10 GMT
    A Mexican judge has ordered the immediate release of a jailed U.S. Marine veteran who spent eight months behind bars on gun charges. More...
  5. Halloween Trick: Bone-Chilling Weather Brings ShiversSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:37:01 GMT
    An arctic blast swept into the eastern U.S. Friday, bringing a deep chill to Halloween festivities from the Midwest to the East Coast. More...
  6. Gas Prices on Verge of Dipping Below $3Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:22:51 GMT
    Gas prices are already below $3 a gallon in 23 of the lower 48 states, and analysts say prices will continue to drop. More...
  7. Giant Drill Plows Through New York City Subway TunnelSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:21:16 GMT
    A drill narrowly missed a train packed with hundreds of passengers when it pierced the ceiling of the subway tunnel. More...
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  1. Suspected cheating on US university placement test delays score resultsSat, 01 Nov 2014 04:10:14 GMT
    Washington: Concerns about possible cheating on a standardised American university admissions test in Asia have led test overseers to withhold scores for students from China and South Korea who took the college admission exam nearly three weeks ago. The nature and extent of the alleged security breach involving the Scholastic Aptitude Test were unclear on Thursday because the College Board and its contractor, the Educational Testing Service, revealed few details about the unfolding investigation. More...
  2. What the hell is Common Core, anyway, and why are people so upset about it?Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:53:11 GMT
    The Common Core State Standards Initiative is a quintessentially American approach to addressing the relatively modest academic performance of many students. The Common Core seeks to raise academic achievement across the country without expanding the powers of the national government. More...
  3. Education Secretary Tours Lanesborough,...Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:54:38 GMT
    Stanley Dykes, teacher Beth Nichols, Trevor Sawyer, Nick Duda, Secretary of Education Matt Malone, Jordyn Codding, Principal Ellen Boshe, and Kendra Buda on Wednesday at Lanesborough Elementary School. LANESBOROUGH, Mass. More...
  4. Illinois schools report has host of new featuresFri, 31 Oct 2014 08:04:56 GMT
    The yearly report card on Illinois schools released Friday contains a host of new features and benchmarks, including one showing more than 70 percent of recent graduates enrolled in college even though fewer than half of ACT test takers were deemed ready for college coursework. Other new assessment criteria in the state board of education's report for 2013-2014 included the number of high school freshmen on track to graduate as well as rates of teacher retention and principal turnover at each school . More...
  5. How Sara Blakely Went From Failed Stand-Up Comedian To Self-Made BillionaireFri, 31 Oct 2014 04:14:09 GMT
    Sara Blakely felt like a failure. She tried to become a stand-up comedian but fell short. More...
CNN Money
  1. Americans pay more for slower InternetFri, 31 Oct 2014 19:09:33 EDT
    When it comes to Internet speeds, the U.S. lags behind countries like South Korea. More...
  2. Virgin spaceship explodesFri, 31 Oct 2014 19:02:42 EDT
    Read full story for latest details. More...
  3. NBC developing Virgin Galactic reality showFri, 31 Oct 2014 19:06:58 EDT
    NBC is developing "Space Race" a reality TV show with Virgin Galactic that would send contestants into space. More...
  4. AT&T offers beefier data plans Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:15:26 EDT
    AT&T adds two new 'value plans' with more data in response to deals from rival carriers. More...
  5. America's gun stores are overstockedFri, 31 Oct 2014 11:00:27 EDT
    Now they're just selling off the inventory that they have. More...
  6. Chipotle gives costumed patrons $3 burritosFri, 31 Oct 2014 17:16:43 EDT
    The burrito chain's offer is only good on Halloween. More...