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Poll: Most don’t want young immigrants deported

WASHINGTON – Just 1 in 5 Americans want to deport young immigrants brought to the United States as children and now here illegally, the focus of a politically fraught debate between the White House...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Wildfires leave chimneys, charred appliances in their wake

SANTA ROSA, Calif. – The flames that raced across California wine country left little more than smoldering ashes and eye-stinging smoke in their wake. House after house was gone, with only brick...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Paltrow, Jolie join flood of allegations against Weinstein

NEW YORK – An avalanche of allegations poured out Tuesday against Harvey Weinstein in on-the-record reports that detailed claims of sexual abuse and included testimonies from Gwyneth Paltrow and...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

New Mexico utility continues plan to stop burning coal

SANTA FE – A New Mexico utility company says the Trump administration’s move to repeal federal regulations won’t derail its plan to stop burning coal. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

‘Insane’ discovery: 30,000 bees, 40 pounds of honey in N.J. house

The honey bees had taken up residence inside the walls of the house. A homeowner in Hillside, New Jersey, near Newark, told CBS New York it was “really noisy” with honey bees “humming and huddled...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Engineers: Lives lost in Mexico quake could have been saved

MEXICO CITY – Warm lighting would enhance the wood floors’ natural glow, the developer promised, so when all the custom lightbulbs burnt out, Anahi Abadia and her husband grudgingly drove to Home...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

FEMA chief: Political disputes hurting Puerto Rico relief

WASHINGTON – Political differences are hurting the U.S. government’s response to victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency said Monday. He did...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

California wine country fire death toll hits 10

SONOMA, Calif. – Officials say at least seven more people have died in fast-moving wildfires in California wine country, bringing the total number of fatalities to 10. The Sonoma County Sheriff’s...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Gunman’s brother in Vegas as police seek to find motive

LAS VEGAS – Investigators met with the brother of the Las Vegas gunman while friends and relatives of the 58 killed and other concert-goers who survived the deadliest shooting in modern U.S....

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Richard Thaler wins Nobel for work in behavioral economics

STOCKHOLM – The Nobel prize in economics was awarded Monday to Richard Thaler of the University of Chicago for research showing how people’s choices on economic matters – whether on savings or game...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Report: Google uncovers ads by Russian operatives

NEW YORK – Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads across Google products, including YouTube and Google search, according to reports. The Washington Post is reporting that the...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Nate marches across East Coast, dumping heavy rains

BILOXI, Miss. – Nate slogged its way up the northeastern U.S. on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression less than two days after it roared...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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