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  1. Being normal: Portraits of 2014 N-level graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Straits Times

    Throughout secondary school, they have been called "normal". But life for these six students from the Normal stream - for those who are not as academically strong as their peers in the Express stream - has not been a breeze.

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  2. Nigeria Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnap 172Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Hindustan Times

    Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kidnapped 172 women and children and killed 35 other people on Sunday during a raid on the northeast Nigerian village of Gumsuri, residents said on Thursday. Although no one has claimed responsibility, the attack bore the hallmarks of Boko Haram, which abducted more than 200 women in April from a secondary school in Chibok, only 24 km from this latest attack.

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  3. FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | CNN

    The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site. Newsiest is a calculation that combines freshness, popularity, activity and ratings.

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  4. Parent given suspended jail term as Camden families defy Gove's term-time holiday banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ham and High

    Dozens of Camden families have defied new government rules banning pupils from going on holiday during school term time, new figures reveal. Camden Council has raked in thousands of pounds from 308 fines for unauthorised pupil absences and taken parents to court nine times since the rules were introduced by former education secretary Michael Gove in September last year.

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  5. VIDEO: Jaguars Mascot Pies Titans Fan In The FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Gamedayr.com

    The two-win Titans taking on the two-win Jaguars. That kind of headline would make any pre-teen call it a night before his or her bedtime.

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  6. Boko Haram kidnaps more women, children in Nigeria's northRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | ABC News

    NICK GRIMM: It's becoming an all too familiar story. Suspected Boko Haram gunmen have kidnapped more than 100 women and children and killed 35 other people during a raid on a village the country's north-east.

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  7. Pakistan School KillingsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Scoop

    The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Tuesday condemned what he described as "an utterly despicable and incomprehensibly vicious attack on defenceless children" at a co-educational school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar. "The Taliban have sunk to an all-time depth with this attack," Zeid said.

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  8. Reality Tv Star William Hayden Charged With Aggravated RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | ContactMusic.com

    Reality Tv star William Hayden has been charged with three counts of aggravated rape after allegedly sexually assaulting two pre-teen girls. The grand jury also charged Hayden with sex crimes against his eldest daughter and former co-star, Stephanie Hayden Ford, who claimed her drunk father kissed her while she was getting ready for bed 20 years ago.

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  9. No frills spending planCQ adopted for Phila. schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Philly.com

    And that's with asking for $309 million in new money from the city and state, not planning on any teacher raises over the next five years. Buffeted by years of a brutal budgets, city school officials on Thursday laid out a five-year financial plan that raised little hope of the district seeing many improvements.

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  10. Eight more inductees into LISD's Hall of honorRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The 1963 season ended with a football state championship for Dunbar after a 19-14 win over Conroe Washington, the only state title in school history. But the road to that game might be more compelling than the final win itself: despite a 2-3-2 record in the regular season, including a home game at Lowrey Field against a Temple Dunbar team featuring future NFL Hall of Famer Joe Greene, the Panthers got into the playoffs.

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  11. More effort needed to integrate ethnic minority studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | South China Morning Post

    Assisting students of ethnic minority background to adapt to the mainstream education system has been a standing government policy. But the measures put in place are often seen as either half-hearted or counterproductive to the objective.

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  12. Woodland's Measure J funding to support youth programming, gang prevention programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Daily Democrat

    Some of the things Measure J - the 1/4 cent tax measure passed in June - will help fund include expanded youth sports activities as well as another school resource officer for the Woodland Police Department. A total of $377,000, which was approved by the City Council on Tuesday, will be allocated to programs like aquatics, recreation and teen activities, a recreation van and the gang prevention education program as well.

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  13. Trinidad and Tobago to reduce mortality rate of chronic non-communicable diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Caribbean News Now!

    The Inter-American Development Bank has approved a US$110 million loan for Trinidad and Tobago to prevent and control risk factors of chronic diseases among adults, and primary and secondary school students. The program will strengthen the delivery of integrated primary care services; implement behavior change programs and policies; improve health information management practices; and ensure adequate human resources for health.

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  14. Sudan School Becomes Target of Aerial AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Voice of America

    The school dropout rate is at an all-time high in Sudan's South Kordofan state because many schools have been destroyed during the three-year civil war between the government and SPLA-N rebel forces. Adam Bailes visited Sudan's Nuba Mountains' region and reports many children are simply too scared to go to school The school dropout rate is at an all-time high in Sudan's South Kordofan state because many schools have been destroyed during the three-year civil war between the government and SPLA-N rebel forces.

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  15. Blog Post: 10 Countries and Thousands of Students across Asia Pacific Participate in the Hour of CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | TechNet Blogs

    The global Hour of Code 2014 effort, which saw more than 20 million students in 76,000 classrooms around the world learn to code, took place recently during Computer Science Education Week, 8-14 December. To celebrate, Microsoft hosted coding events across Asia Pacific in 10 different countries, empowering young people through computer science education helping them to be creators of technology, not only users.

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  16. Christmas 14% pay hike for teachersRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newsday

    Teachers will get an estimated 14 percent wage hike, following yesterday's signing of a Memorandum of Agreement between the Trinidad and Tobago Unified Teachers Association and Chief Personnel Officer , Stephanie Lewis, for the period October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2014. The agreement comes after just under a year of talks between the union and Lewis, which resulted in what TTUTA's second vice-president and chief negotiator, Lynsley Doodhai, described to Newsday as 'a 'roughly' 14 percent increase across the board.'

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  17. Guest: We’re failing teenagers when it comes to sexual healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Seattle Times

    MUCH progress has been made in reducing deaths among young children worldwide. This is great news.

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  18. Crowded primary to have dance and drama classes in the school car parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sunday Herald

    PUPILS from a Scottish primary will have dance and drama classes in the school car park under controversial proposals to alleviate overcrowding. PUPILS from a Scottish primary will have dance and drama classes in the school car park under controversial proposals to alleviate overcrowding.

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  19. Armed Forces visit state schools as many as 20 times in two years.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sunday Herald

    FOUR out of five of Scotland's state secondary schools had visits by the Armed Forces within a two year period, sparking claims they were related to recruitment. FOUR out of five of Scotland's state secondary schools had visits by the Armed Forces within a two year period, sparking claims they were related to recruitment.

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  20. Sabrina the cat is waiting for a belly rub at the West Valley Animal ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | LA Daily News

    You can see all of the Los Angeles city shelter animals needing homes at LAAnimalServices.com . For pet availability, call both shelters at 452-7381 today.

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