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VIDEO: The heated conversation continues following a meeting in Lake City as the local prosecutor met with parents of half a dozen students at the Time Out elementary school regarding complaints of a teacher paddling students.
5 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville
The Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary teacher accused of helping a student change answers on a standardized test this past spring wants a judge to step in and keep her in the classroom despite the school board voting to suspend her for 15 days.
7 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online
In June, a woman drove up to the valet stand at a downtown Charleston hotel, said she was there to get ice cream, declined to have someone park her car and then drove away when she was asked to park legally.
11 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online
A flood watch is in effect through 8 p.m. Saturday, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C. He said a coastal front across eastern North Carolina and South Carolina will bring "a large swath of heavy precipitation across the region this weekend."
13 hrs ago | Hindustan Times
Union Public Service Commission civil service examination aspirants have been demanding scrapping of the Civil Services Aptitude Test introduced in 2011.
17 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online
The Fresnel lens from the Georgetown lighthouse was unveiled and lit during a party Thursday.
UC's Peace Corps Program Coordinator, Johanna Looye said it was the right thing to do, but still difficult for volunteers to leave the villages that they've come to know so well.
New York students with disabilities will be held to the same academic standards and take the same standardized tests as other kids their age next school year, the U.S. Education Department said Thursday, spurning the state's efforts to change the policy.
Editor's note: On Tuesday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced that broadcaster Vin Scully would return for his 66th season in the booth in 2015.
WINDOW OF ONLY 18 MINUTES. IT WILL BE CARRYING A G.P.S. SATELLITE. IF IT HOLDS, IT'S THE SECOND LAUNCH IN FOUR DAYS AT THE CAPE.
Those who follow schools in Vermont are most likely familiar with two numbers that are often talked about: NECAP test scores and a school's cost per student.
Big data is already making a big impact all over the world. Large corporations, world organizations, and governments have hopped aboard the big data bandwagon, hoping to utilize new sources of data to improve operations and increase productivity among many other reasons.
PRIMARY ELECTION TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014 CITY OF SOUTHFIELD Notice Is Hereby Given to the qualified electors in the City of Southfield that a Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 for the purpose of nominating candidates for the following offices: STATE Governor CONGRESSIONAL United States Senator and Representative in Congress ... (more)
Drug-resistant malaria parasites have spread to border regions of Southeast Asia, seriously threatening global efforts to control and eliminate the mosquito-borne disease, researchers say.
This image shows YouTube user Chris Barrett before lighting himself on fire as part of the 'fire challenge' that is being shared online.
A North Carolina judge won't block a state agency from distributing taxpayer money to cover private school tuition in advance of a hearing to determine whether the program championed by Republican lawmakers is legal.
Don't go to Yale. That is the ultimate advice former Yale Professor William Deresiewicz has given in his controversial article in the New Republic, an Ivy League publication, "Don't Send Your Kid to the Ivy League."
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:17 pm
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