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  1. Latest on police-custody death: Police help firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a Baltimore ... . A pillow sits inside Freddie Gray's casket before his funeral at New Shiloh Baptist Church, Monday, April 27, 2015, in Baltimore.

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  2. Education bills squelch any reform...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Attorneys Theodore Boutrous, far right, and Marcellus McRae, second from right , take questions from the media, as they are joined by nine California public school students who are suing the state to abolish its laws on teacher tenure, seniority and other protections, during a news conference outside the Los Angeles Superior court Monday, Jan. 27, 2014 downtown Los Angeles. Their case Vergara v.

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  3. Chief: Teens light fire in vacant city homeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    The Rockingham Fire Department responded to the nearby house on Rockingham Road after receiving a call about a possible structure fire around 9:21 a.m. That's when he said they saw two teens - a boy and girl - running from the back of the house. Isler said the girl was barefoot and her shoes were in the boy's backpack.

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  4. Bruce Jenner sat down with ABC's Diane Sawyer to tellRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | St. Cloud Times

    Bruce Jenner's first wife Chrystie says she was "speechless" when Jenner first told her his "deepest, darkest secret." He had been such a "manly man" in their marriage.

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  5. Hawaii may raise smoking age to 21Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

    Hawaii is poised to become the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anybody under age 21. The state's legislature on Friday passed a bill raising the minimum legal age -- currently 18 -- to buy tobacco or e-cigarettes. The bill is now before Gov. David Ige, whose signature would make it law in Hawaii as of January 1, 2016.

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  6. Parents: Bus Monitor lashed out at elementary students, forced them off busRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WKTV

    ... is a video from the bus ride but the parents will not be allowed to view the video, officials cite FERPA laws (The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.) Birnie Bus released this statement late Monday evening: "On Friday a substitute driver was ...

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  7. Bricks, rocks thrown at police in Baltimore, 7 officers hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WKYT

    Police say at least seven officers have been injured in a violent clash with a large group of youths. One officer is described as unresponsive, while others have broken bones after people threw bricks, rocks and other items at police.

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  8. Doctors: Children With Head Lice Should Not Be Kept Home From SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | CBS Local

    Our opinions are unbiased and unfiltered, and we never hold back. But the most important voice in D.C. sports is yoursa that's why our phone [...] 99.1 WNEW 99.1 WNEW is the premiere destination for breaking news, traffic and weather information, serving the Greater Washington and Baltimore areas - and everywhere in between.

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  9. Teach your kids the art of conversationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | South China Morning Post

    From the time our children are born, we have been told how important it is to talk to and with them. But no one said how hard that would be.

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  10. Participants at an internet addiction boot camp in Beijing. Photo: Kim Kyung-HoonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Growing up isn't what it used to be. Children are entering puberty at increasingly young ages and although their bodies may look like they are growing up fast, they still think like kids.

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  11. This Divorce Arrangement Stresses Kids Out MostRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | TIME.com

    ... Having two parents also tends to double the number of resources a kid is exposed to, including social circles, family and material goods like money. "Only having access to half of that may make children more vulnerable or stressed than having it ...

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  12. Hawaii Set to Become First State to Raise Smoking Age to 21Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Hawaii is poised to become the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anybody under age 21. The state's legislature on Friday passed a bill raising the minimum legal age - currently 18 - to buy tobacco or e-cigarettes. The bill is now before Gov. David Ige, whose signature would make it law in Hawaii as of January 1, 2016.

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  13. The latest on Baltimore police-custody death: Freddie Gray's family in shock watching riotRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    President Barack Obama is pledging the federal government's help to respond to riots that have broken out in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray. The White House says the Baltimore mayor updated Obama on the situation and that Obama told her his administration would provide assistance as needed.

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  14. 6 Ways to Help Your Child Excel in SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    It is important for children to feel successful in school at a young age. When children become frustrated and don't feel successful, their confidence plummets and so does their motivation to succeed in school.

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  15. 'Paddington' Producer David Heyman Talks Going From Studio Rejection to a Possible 'Paddington 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Movies.com

    ... week's Blu-ray, DVD, and DigitalHD release . Directed by Paul King ( The Mighty Boosh ), Paddington is a tremendous family film that can easily be appreciated by anyone, young or old. It may star a CGI animated bear, but this isn't your run of the ...

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  16. Nevada CARE Act Would Help Family CaregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KTVN Reno

    Rachel Blinn was only 21 years old when she sustained a serious brain injury during a car crash. Unable to walk or care for herself, the hospital was prepared to send Rachel to a nursing home.

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  17. Family Services Center hosts two Fundraising Cycling EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... a little different this year, including a change of venue and a full century option! These rides raise funds for the Family Services Center (FSC) which assists thousands of children and adults each year in the greater Huntsville area by providing an ...

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  18. Tulsa School Tries To Resolve Traffic Issues With Shuttle BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Tulsa Public Schools loaded up kids on buses Monday to try out a new remote pickup concept for Zarrow International School. Students will meet their parents at Whiteside Park.

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  19. Who grades Common Core tests?Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The great "opt out" debate has led to new questions about how common core tests are scored. The math test for grades 3-8 ended Friday, but now teachers are being pulled out of class to grade them.

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  20. Animal Connection: Stop and smell the puppy breathRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Aiken Standard

    ... of the week. Admittedly, for the quick turnaround trip to Augusta, the puppies usually behave in the same manner my family does on a weekend vacation. We leave the house full of excitement and wonder and energy. Roof open, tunes on, we are ready for ...

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