Mom suing after 7-year-old says teacher dragged him across classroom
The mother of a 7-year-old boy who says he was dragged out of class by his 2nd grade teacher has filed a claim against New York City.
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Educator's tweet on teaching Thanksgiving goes viral
"Teachers repeat after me: I will not have students make 'Indian' feathers and clothes... I will not culturally appropriate an entire people."
27 minutes ago - ABC
Paseo school offers rich arts education
BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer oklahoman.com A once run-down apartment building in Paseo is now a thriving art and sustainability community center, a dream come...
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Cracks show in China's vision for model ethnic unity village
While thousands of Uighur Muslims across China's Xinjiang region are forced into re-education camps, Beijing's vision for ethnic unity is taking shape in a village where Han...
6 hours ago - ABC News - 2 articles
Barack Obama: 'Mommy issues' have hurt progress in the US
Former President Barack Obama listed "mommy issues" as one explanation why U.S. has failed to make progress addressing policy problems ranging from education to the environment.
8 hours ago - Washington Examiner
Yeshivas could lose state funding for poor education
Yeshivas accused of providing inferior secular educations were put on notice Tuesday that they could be shut by the state. Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia released new...
9 hours ago - New York Post
Orthodox Jews break through stigma to advocate for addiction education
"The Orthodox attitude about drug problems is to stay quiet on the issue," said one rabbi working as an advocate for those fighting addiction.
11 hours ago - NBC News
Therapy dog helps San Jose elementary school students cope without outdoor recess
ALL THE LOVE: Third graders at Meadows Elementary in San Jose have been cooped up inside for over a week because of smoky air from the Camp Fire. So, they got a visit from Nash...
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Trump Takes Aim at Appeals Court, Calling It a ‘Disgrace'
In remarks after a loss in court on his asylum policy, the president said he would take steps to address the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
12 hours ago - NY Times
Department of Education to close discrimination case against WCPSS if district implements change
An agreement between the Wake County Board of Education and U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights has resolved a complaint alleging the district discriminates...
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'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA
Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire.
Interpol elected a South Korean president after China disappeared its old one
Interpol elected Kim Jong-yang, a South Korean national, as its news president on Wednesday. The election took place because the old president, Meng Hongwei, was detained on a...
Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund
Two private equity owners of the iconic Toys R Us toy chain will be handing over a $20 million hardship fund to the thousands of former workers left jobless and without...
President Trump says US will not punish Saudi Crown Prince after...
Trump called the killing of Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a "horrible crime" that the U.S. does not condone, but said Saudi Arabia is a "great ally."
The CDC tells people to stop eating and throw away all romaine lettuce...
Romaine lettuce is off the menu, as the CDC advises people across the United States not to eat any of the lettuce and to get rid of any they have already purchased. At least 32...
Democrats Flip Another House Seat
Democrat Ben McAdams has flipped a US House seat in deep-red Utah, defeating incumbent Republican US Rep. Mia Love by fewer than 700 votes in a race that took two weeks to...
'Truly awful': Dead whale swallows 115 plastic cups, plastic bottles, sandals
A dead whale in Indonesia has been found with 13.2 pounds of plastic waste in its stomach.
Kyodo: Nissan's Ghosn to be detained for another 10 days
TOKYO - Japanese media report Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn will be held in custody for another 10 days. Ghosn was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of falsifying income...
Ex-MSU president charged with lying to cops about Larry Nassar
Michigan State University's former president Lou Anna Simon was hit with felony charges on Tuesday for lying to police during the Larry Nassar investigation. The longtime MSU...
Baby dies in Bali after US woman allegedly threw it from car
DENPASAR, Indonesia - Indonesian police say an American woman allegedly threw her 2-month-old daughter from a moving car on the tourist island of Bali and then tried to kill...