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Ebola outbreak in Africa claims nearly 900 lives

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About 1,600 people have contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Nigeria and Guinea since the outbreak began in February. Continue reading

Some countries temporarily halt commercial flights to Israel

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO United States, Canadian and European airlines canceled flights to Israel today after the Hamas fired a rocket in Tel Aviv’s suburb. This was the…read more

California school integrates play with learning

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Imagine going to a school without desks or worksheets. Learning takes place while sitting on couches, using computers, playing video games on plasma…read more

Israeli and Palestinian teen deaths escalate tensions in the Middle East

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Tension has escalated between Israelis and Palestinians after the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teens set off a revenge killing of a…read more

California court knocks down teacher tenure

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In a landmark decision, a California judge declared the state’s strong tenure laws for public school teachers are unconstitutional. This move could make it easier to fire ineffective teachers. Continue reading

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