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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    FBI admits it made fake AP news story to catch bomb-threat suspect

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 10:01pm by AP

    ... at Timberline High School in Lacey, near Olympia, in Washington state, in June 2007. The revelation sparked outrage among journalists, who said AP's reputation had been undermined, and it raised ... to documents obtained by the San Francisco-based Electronic Frontier Foundation. The suspect, Josh Glazebrook, later pleaded guilty to making bomb threats. The documents suggested the 2007 bogus story ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    America’s doomsday preppers see Ebola threat as opportunity to survive

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 10:03pm by Reuters

    ... of people, Griffin is headed to the woods. "I'll do what the English royalty did to survive the bubonic plague," Griffin said, referring to King Charles II's flight ... medical suits, say vendors. At a prepper and self-defence school in south Florida, fear over Ebola has meant a rush of students, about 54 in the past two weeks, to take a primer course on how ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Opera about cruise ship killing 'romanticises terrorism', protesters say

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:19am by Reuters

    ... premiere in 2012 at the English National Opera in London, where a single man with a placard protested on opening night. The Death of Klinghoffer met with little controversy when it last played in New York in 2009 at the Juilliard School. ...

  4. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Non-bank lenders offer easy credit to US landlords as rental market grows

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 07:16am by Reuters

    ... according to Inside Mortgage Finance. Second, it contributes to the decline in home ownership, long encouraged by successive administrations as a foundation of individual prosperity and the health ... to an owner-occupant," says Christopher Mayer, a professor of real estate at Columbia Business School. Betting on the market's further growth, private equity firms such as Cerberus Capital Management ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Hispanic children the fastest growing numbers in US public schools system

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:49am by AP

    ... such as the need for more English-language instruction, and cultural ones, such as changing menus to reflect tastes. But it also raises complex societal questions that often fall to school systems ... with the government to end an investigation into discrimination against English-language learners. In May, police had to break up a fight between Hispanic and black students at a school in Streamwood, ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    United States teacher fights back against 'revenge porn'

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 04:37am by AP

    ... drawer. Chiarini believed him- until they broke up and the CD was auctioned on eBay with a link e-mailed to her friends and family. Copies were later mailed to her son's Catholic school kindergarten teacher and the department head at the college where Chiarini taught English. The images eventually wound up on a pornographic video-sharing site, earning 4,000 views in less than two ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bill de Blasio sworn in as New York mayor, succeeding Michael Bloomberg

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 04:17pm by Reuters in New York

    ... and after-school programmes. Indeed, his critics are likely to seize quickly on de Blasio’s ability to deliver on signature proposals. His pre-kindergarten plan hinges on a tax hike for the city’s highest ... charitable foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, and remain active in public health, gun control and government innovation.   ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Caroline Kennedy: keeper of the JFK family flame

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:56am by AP

    ... soldiered on, lending her support to the causes and ideals her parents and brother had championed. She's served as president of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and chaired the senior ... working as an unpaid fundraiser for the city's school system once they got older. She is married to exhibit designer Edwin Schlossberg, who has joined her in Tokyo. For all the days that felt ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Battle over 'lewd' breast cancer bracelets heads to US Supreme Court

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 04:34am by AP

    ... environment. Easton is one of several school districts around the US to ban the bracelets from the Keep A Breast Foundation of California. The case started in 2010 when two girls, then aged 12 and 13, ... Associated Press in Easton, Pennsylvania School fights on over 'lewd' breast cancer bracelets The legal battle between two girls and their school over "I (heart) ...

  10. News - China - UNITED STATES

    New York Chinese family killed for being 'better off', police suspect

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 10:52pm by NYT

    ... neighbours said. They sent their three school-aged children to a local public school, the Education Department said. Li stayed at home with William. The authorities had no record of trouble ... 57th Street, a block teeming with young people. Li watched over them from her front step, often chatting on her cellphone, Chee said, adding that the mother did not speak much English. Few ...




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