The rules would have overhauled how districts spend billions of dollars meant to educate children who live in poverty.
When I was coming up in West Virginia, all food was comfort food. Which is to say the food that graced our dinner table was entirely home cooked, from simple ingredients, made that day. Every dish was familiar. Every meal surprise free. This was less about style than economics.
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The number of out-of-state condo projects approved to advertise in New York has skyrocketed since state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman relaxed regulations last year, suggesting that more... To view the full story, click the title link.
If a martian landed in New York City, tried to rent an apartment and then asked why it's so difficult and expensive, our extraterrestrial visitor would gasp at the explanation—and at the city's... To view the full story, click the title link.
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Sweden's main opposition party courted controversy Thursday by suggesting it accept support by the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats (SD) to bring down the minority government. Mainstream parties have so far rejected any cooperation with the SD, a party that has historic roots that go back to Sweden's neo-Nazi movement. Show More Summary
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Teachers, students and parents at schools across Los Angeles rallied Thursday in union-organized protests against President-elect Donald Trump. The actions in L.A. were part of a nationwide effort led by the country’s two largest teachers unions. The president of the National Education Assn., Lily...
Lucy Killea, the former San Diego City Council member and state legislator whose independent streak put her famously at odds with the Catholic Church and her own political party, has died. From her work at the CIA and on Eleanor Roosevelt’s staff at the first United Nations General Assembly in...
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by Stranger Staff What would people who've been living in Seattle a year recommend to new arrivals? We thought, perhaps, that the newcomers would be totally off base and name really lame places, and tell people to hang out at Pike's Place or party on Cap Hill. Show More Summary