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La. Governor Jindal Sues Obama Administration Over Common Core

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards. 601 more words

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Need a Job? Cadillac Factory Coming To Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — General Motors is moving production of the next-generation Cadillac SRX crossover SUV from Mexico to a factory in Spring Hill, Tennessee. 217 more words

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Video: Blue lobster pulled from Maine waters

OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine (WCSH) – A rare blue lobster has found a permanent home at the Maine State Aquarium.

14 year-old Meghan Laplante was out pulling traps with her dad on Saturday when they pulled up the rare blue lobster. 54 more words

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In wake of Ferguson, police try to build trust

DALLAS (AP) — In the aftermath of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, some police departments are renewing efforts to reach out to Black communities to build trust — holding public meetings, fielding questions and letting people voice the anger they feel toward officers who patrol their neighborhoods. 933 more words

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What to look for in dueling autopsies of Michael Brown

In the next few weeks, separate teams of doctors will issue autopsy reports about Michael Brown, the unarmed African American shot to death by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo.. 721 more words

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She Can Hoop Too! Watch Mo’ne Davis’ Killer Crossover (Video)

*Mo’ne Davis certainly left her mark as a baseball player in the 2014 Little League World Series, but as she recently revealed, she dreams about playing point guard for the Connecticut Huskies. 22 more words

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Oop! Instructor Hands 9-Year-Old Uzi, She Accidently Kills Him (Video)

*Bullets and Burgers, an Arizona shooting range that rests on the Nevada border, may have to rethink their policy following the horrific accidental killing of one of their instructors by a 9-year-old student that he was training. 17 more words

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