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The man allegedly jumped on the tracks and threatened to throw the car over a platform wall
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The man allegedly jumped on the tracks and threatened to throw the car over a platform wall

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Sheriff's recruit in grave condition; one of 25 trainees hit by car in South Whittier; driver arrested Updated 9:29 am, Sunday, July 15, 2013 A man suspected of trying to rob a train during...

Ontario’s Child Care Program Is in a Rough Spot
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Ontario’s Child Care Program Is in a Rough Spot

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How intense pressure from for-profit daycares has transformed Ontario’s rollout of $10-a-day child care — and sparked a political standoff on childcare funding and services Ontario’s child care program is in a rough spot,...

Why Mayor Adler Will Resign
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Why Mayor Adler Will Resign

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Kevin de León refuses to resign. What happens to his constituents? On Wednesday afternoon, the Austin Monitor posted an editorial criticizing Mayor Steve Adler for his decision to announce that he intends to resign...

Carlos Alcaraz Wins His First Davis Cup As a Member of Spain
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Carlos Alcaraz Wins His First Davis Cup As a Member of Spain

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Wayne

Carlos Alcaraz reaches first grand slam semifinal after marathon, late-night finish against Jannik Sinner Carlos Alcaraz has been playing tennis since he was 5 years old, and he has never lost a match in...

UN Secretary-General Rejects Aid to Haiti
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UN Secretary-General Rejects Aid to Haiti

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Wayne

Haiti government asks for international military assistance, but is denied By Niamh Mulcahy, Special for USA TODAY Haitian President René Preval sent a letter last week to the United Nations requesting "all necessary military...

Chicago Public Schools Eliminates Homecoming Queen and King
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Chicago Public Schools Eliminates Homecoming Queen and King

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Chicago-area high school ditches homecoming 'king' and 'queen' titles, changes to gender-neutral 'royalty' Chicago Public Schools is making news as the largest public city in the United States to eliminate homecoming queen and king...

How to Invent a Language for Talking About Style
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How to Invent a Language for Talking About Style

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Wayne

Inventing a New Language for Talking About Style There’s a lot of talk about style these days. The problem is that our language has become so cluttered with terms, concepts, and techniques—it’s like having...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry say they are not objectified by media
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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry say they are not objectified by media

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Former briefcase models rip Meghan Markle's ‘Deal or No Deal’ claims of being ‘objectified’: ‘No bra station' Meghan Markle and her husband, Prince Harry, have said that they are not objectified by the media,...

Redding, Calif., Police Shoot 12 Dead People, Many More Wounded
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Redding, Calif., Police Shoot 12 Dead People, Many More Wounded

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Wayne

'So many bodies scattered everywhere': Shocking scene where 25 sheriff's recruits were hit while running through a residential neighbourhood in California Inmates were among the injured people, and the sheriff's office has apologized after...

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is pushing to cut air pollution
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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is pushing to cut air pollution

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Wayne

California seeks to ban sales of diesel big rigs in a bold bid to cut pollution blamed for asthma and cancer. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is making a final push to cut air pollution...